Excessive, saggy skin of the abdomen, buttocks and thighs, is often a result of massive weight loss. This often happens after bariatric surgery or crash dieting. Thus can be surgically improved by circumferential excision of skin and fat, from the stomach and hip area as well as the back.
The procedure is called Lower Body Lift and results in a significant…Continue
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Following is Part II: Advice for Medical Students Applying to Dermatology Residency, an interview with Jennifer Huang, MD - Attending Physician, Dermatology Program at Boston Children's Hospital and Assistant Professor of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School. Michael Chang, a Harvard medical school student, conducted the interview. Click…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on May 23, 2019 at 6:51pm — No Comments
More patients with atopic dermatitis (AD) are seeking help from primary care physicians rather than dermatologists, a trend that only highlights the need to expand dermatology services for AD sufferers.
AD is very common among patients in the United States, reportedly…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on May 17, 2019 at 10:24am — No Comments
Med spa enthusiasts and beauty nerds are excited about dermaplaning, the latest skincare trend to sweep dermatologists’ offices. The procedure involves a surgical scalpel to remove dead skin and vellus…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on May 17, 2019 at 10:17am — No Comments
On March 25, 2019, the inaugural UPMC Dermatology Brigade set out to Tegucigalpa, Honduras with nine large boxes of medical supplies in tow, breaking ground as the first ever dermatology brigade to serve in Honduras. Months of preparation from applying to various grants, gathering over $12,000 in medical supplies, and preparing…Continue
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Jenna Lester, MD, founded the “skin of color” clinic with the intention of creating an environment where people of color…Continue
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Prejuvination has become a staple term in millennial vocabulary. However, according to Dermatology Times, the practice has generated conflicting opinions among…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on April 18, 2019 at 1:48pm — No Comments
You are a final year medical student and just found out that you matched into dermatology residency.
All that hard work paid off. At dermRounds, we know what that hard work entailed -- long hours studying for Step 1 (and maybe Step 2), studying for shelf exams, doing research projects in your “free” time, publishing papers, taking on extra initiatives, making presentations for rounds or the wards, and more. You survived the…Continue
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The results from the 2019 American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) election are back.
Kenneth J. Tomecki, MD, FAAD
2020 Vice President-Elect…
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Written by Chen (Amy) Chen, M.D.
Dr. Chen (Amy) Chen is a dermatology resident at the UCSF School of Medicine Department of Dermatology and a graduate of Harvard Medical School and Harvard College.
How to Prepare For Dermatology Residency
This month, thousands of medical students across the country found out their match results and learned about their future specialties and…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on March 24, 2019 at 2:30pm — No Comments
Smoking has always posed an array of long-term adverse side effects, and a new study from the University of Leeds only adds to the list of detrimental…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on March 15, 2019 at 6:00pm — No Comments
Women who suffer from acne might have delayed signs of skin aging than those who never had acne, according to a research letter published in the…Continue
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President of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) Dr. George Hruza delivered a powerful and inspiring inaugural speech at the Plenary Session of the 2019 Annual AAD Meeting, three days prior to when his presidency began. Dr. Hruza has held many leadership positions in organizations such as…
Added by Robin Miles on March 15, 2019 at 5:43pm — No Comments
Washington, D.C. - The International Alliance for Global Health Dermatology (GLODERM) was announced this month at the annual American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) meeting. GLODERM was created to organize individuals focused on global health dermatology. It consists of physicians, professionals, trainees and other members to advance skin care provision to…Continue
Added by Robin Miles on March 11, 2019 at 6:20pm — No Comments
The AAD is the largest organization of dermatologists in the world and the NPF is the largest psoriasis patient organization in the United…Continue
Added by Robin Miles on March 6, 2019 at 9:41am — No Comments
Dr. George J. Hruza started his 1-year term as the president of the American Academy of Dermatology on Tuesday, March 5, 2019. He assumes the role as Dr. Suzanne Olbricht concludes her term as president. Dr. Hruza will be the president of the largest professional society for dermatologists. The AAD includes more than 20,000 dermatologists.
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Students many-a-times experience the problem of writing a good research paper and there may be various reasons for it. Either the topic given is tough or you may not be skilled to write the research paper. To all these solutions is to hire the professional research paper editing and there are many advantages to it. The research paper that you have written may not be perfect in terms of topic or it can have several grammatical errors in it, all these problems can be solved by the research…Continue
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Social media could serve as a key tool for preventing burnout, marketing services, and promoting healthy skin care practices, according to a recent paper…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on February 15, 2019 at 4:53pm — No Comments
The Women’s Dermatologic Society (WDS) has recently launched the Total Women’s Health Through the Dermatology Gateway, a program that aims to teach dermatologists about how to approach women’s skin health through a…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on February 15, 2019 at 4:51pm — No Comments
Joseph C. English, III, MD has been a faculty member at the University of Pittsburgh Department of Dermatology since 2003 and is currently the Medical Director of UPMC North Hills Dermatology, Professor of Dermatology at the University of Pittsburgh, and the Director of the UPMC Teledermatology Program. He has served as the Medical Director of the UPMC…Continue
Added by Julie Morse on February 8, 2019 at 8:00pm — No Comments