Nine doctors from Advanced Dermatology PC named 2020 Top Doctors by Castle Connolly

Advanced Dermatology PC, with over 40 offices in New York, New Jersey, and Pennsylvania, today announces that nine dermatologists in the practice, including Dr. Joshua Fox, MD, FAAD and founder, and Medical Director, have been named 2020 Top Doctors from Castle Connolly, one of the most respected awards given to physicians today.

Reclaiming Your Nose from the Damage of ‘Rhinophyma’

Christina Smitley, a certified family nurse practitioner specializing in dermatology discusses rhinophyma and its myths. Rhinophyma has been inaccurately linked with alcoholism when it is related to rosacea and responds well to treatment.

9 Winter Tips for Psoriasis Care

“Maintaining good health will lead to less inflammation that can trigger psoriasis,” insists Suzanne Friedler, MD as she gives you strategies that will get you through the season with fewer plaque episodes.

The Dreaded Wedding-Day Pimple: What You Can Do?

Rebecca Sklar, RPA-C of Advanced Dermatology on planning for your wedding day to prevent a breakout, treat it if it occurs, and conceal it if necessary. Don’t panic if a blemish appears a day or two before the event. If you have twenty-four hours, call your dermatologist.

‘Safe’ Skin Growths that Rub Us the Wrong Way

Jennifer Wong, RPA-C explains that skin tags (or acrochordons) occur more commonly in obese or diabetic individuals and in people with a family history of skin tags. They may be related to genes, hormones, or underlying conditions. The same is true for keratosis pilaris. These are small bumps that usually show up on the upper arms and thighs due to pores becoming plugged with the skin protein keratin.

Systemic steroids unlikely to cause severe psoriasis flares

Dr. Suzanne Friedler a clinical instructor at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York City notes the use of concurrent treatments for psoriasis such as topical corticosteroids, retinoids, biologics, and other systemic treatments will reduce a patient’s likelihood of flaring following systemic steroid exposure.

Unwanted Hair? Let There Be Light – Laser Light, That Is!

Sharon Hochhauser, Board-Certified Family Nurse Practitioner explains the benefits of laser therapy to remove nearly all unwanted hair growth. Cosmetic Light therapies are designed to remove undesired hair from armpits, legs, arms, upper lip, back – even the bikini line.

Skin Cancer Alert: Winter Is Dangerous for Skin Cancer Too

Don’t stop protecting yourself from skin cancer just because winter is coming, says Angie Seelal, RPA-C, of Advanced Dermatology P.C. Winter weather don’t necessarily block out the rays that can damage your skin cells and lead to skin cancer.

How to Finally Minimize the Appearance of Pesky Age Spots

Angie Seelal, a Certified Registered Physician Assistant explains that actual age spots are not cancerous or dangerous but can make people appear older and self-conscious about their appearance. Luckily, there are many ways to treat age spots.

Can a Silk Pillowcase Improve Your Hair and Skin?

Dr. Allison Britt Kimmins, shows us there is evidence that [silk pillowcases] can prevent the formation of unwanted bacteria or other substances, that can result in skin irritation and unwanted acne breakouts