April is Rosacea Awareness Month. According to the National Rosacea Society, the goal of Rosacea Awareness Month is to spread public education on this disease so that more people who may have rosacea seek medical help before it gets worse, and so those whose lives are affected can find greater public acceptance and understanding. [...]
Deep, painful pimples often appear out of nowhere. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, almost 50 million Americans suffer with some form of acne. Acne comes in many forms, including blackheads and whiteheads, the most severe type of acne is a pimple that develops deep in the skin, causing a red, swollen and [...]
Welcome Callyn Henry, PA-C!Callyn graduated from the University of Tennessee Chattanooga, with her BS Science in 2008. She proceeded to work as a Medical Assistant in Family Medicine, prior to attending her Physician Assistant Program in 2009. She graduated from LeMoyne college, in 2011 with her MS in Physician Assistant Studies. Callyn is a Board-Certified Physician [...]
Summer is quickly coming to an end, and our children are headed back to school. Sunscreen may not be on the school supplies list, but it should be on yours! Teaching kids sun safe habits is the best way to send them back to school worry-free! UV rays are most intense from 10 AM to [...]
In February 2017, Drew Barrymore opened up to newbeauty.com that she does "...a Clear + Brilliant laser every October. After the summer, I look, honestly, like I have dirt all over my face from the melasma. It was so bad after my kids. No matter how much sunscreen and how many hats, I have a [...]
Hyperpigmentation is usually not harmful, but can be frustrating. Age spots, liver spots, freckles, sun spots, and "pregnancy mask" are all types of hyperpigmentation.There are several options to treat hyperpigmentation, discuss these with your provider at your next appointment.
Sunscreen is one of the best ways to prevent skin cancer and can help prevent signs of aging! With so many options on the shelves, do you know how to choose the best kind? Watch this short video produced by The American Academy of Dermatology to learn more about choosing sunscreen. Choose sunscreen with SPF [...]