Waiting Times Between Laser Treatments



At Advanced Dermatology, we’re proud to offer a variety of laser procedures to accommodate your appearance goals. For optimal recovery, we recommend patients follow a series of guidelines and wait a safe period between treatments to promote healing. Since the growth phase and healing time vary based on the type of laser treatment you’ve undergone, we’ve developed a guide to help you along your journey. (more…)

Dr. DiSpaltro’s Botox Benefit for CPNYC

CPNYC-2Dr. Francis DiSpaltro is proud to offer a special on Botox to benefit Children of Promise, NYC (CPNYC). The first 10 patients to book with Dr. DiSpaltro will get 25 units of Botox at a discounted price of $399, with 100% of the proceeds donated to CPNYC. Please mention Children of Promise when booking your appointment with Dr. DiSpaltro at any of his three Advanced Dermatology, P.C. offices in Fresh Meadows, West Islip, NY or Ridgewood, NJ. 


CPNYC is a Brooklyn community-based non-profit organization whose mission is to embrace children of incarcerated parents and empower them to break the cycle of intergenerational involvement in the criminal justice system. Learn more about CPNYC here.

Francis DiSpaltro, M.D.

6Dr. DiSpaltro has been with Advanced Dermatology and the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Surgery since 2003. He is experienced in many areas of medical as well as cosmetic dermatology and offers his patients a wide range of treatments in three of our office locations. Read his full bio here.

Call to Book Your Appointment

Fresh Meadows (718) 357-8200

West Islip (631) 587-1132

Ridgewood (201) 493-1717

Advanced Dermatology, P.C., Allergan (makers of Botox), and Dr. Francis DiSpaltro are all proud to donate their time and supplies to this worthy organization. We hope you will take advantage of this special and help the children who benefit from their program in the process.

Your Summer Reading List

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This time around the kids aren’t the only ones getting a summer reading list! We’ve compiled all the recent articles our doctors have been featured in to help you stay on top of whats happening with skin care, cosmetic treatments and more!

Happy Reading!


Life After Weight Loss

weight-loss-kratomCongratulations you did it!

You set a weight goal, you worked your butt off and you lost the weight. For most people the weight loss journey ends there. But, for those losing an excessive amount of weight the journey continues long after the pounds are shed.


It’s Time to See the Dermatologist


For whatever the reason many people try to avoid going to the doctor, no matter the specialty. We get it, it’s not at the top of your list of things you want to do, but there are some cases in which it is necessary to visit the doctor.  According to the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), “Dermatologists diagnose and treat more than 3,000 different diseases”.

So when exactly should you be seeing the dermatologist? We’ve included some circumstances of when it would be in your best interest to seek the professional help of a dermatologist.