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Why Mohs?

The Mohs technique is revered as the most effective and precise treatment for most types of skin cancer. In a Mohs procedure, doctors precisely identify and remove the entire tumor, layer by layer, to avoid disturbing healthy surrounding tissue as much as possible.

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June 30, 2022

More Than Sunscreen

In addition to slathering on proper sun protection, there are other lifestyle adjustments that you can make to help keep your skin even healthier and happier during the summertime.

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May 18, 2022

Chemical Peels Fact vs. Fiction

Many people have a misunderstanding of chemical peels and how they work, which has led to many misleading facts about Chemical peels. At Paradise Dermatology, we want to help separate fiction from the facts.

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November 19, 2021

The Benefits of Manuka Honey

What is your concern?Congested skin?Dehydrated, tired-looking skin?Fine lines?Even if it’s all of the above, Manuka honey will help!

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October 1, 2021

Isotretinoin

Isotretinoin, also well known as the brand name Accutane, is a prescription pill that treats acne. Isotretinoin is a popular option for many, as it has the potential to be a cure for acne.

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September 17, 2021

Acne Scars and Microneedling

How does microneedling improve the appearance of acne scarring? Microneedling, also known as collagen induction therapy, can minimize the appearance of acne scarring by stimulating the body’s own natural collagen and elastin production.

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April 23, 2021

Athletes and Acne

If you are an athlete or someone who enjoys working out your goal is to feel and look fantastic. Unfortunately, a consequence of physical activity is the risk of breaking out on your face, upper arms and trunk.

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September 26, 2019

Photodynamic Light therapy (PDT)

Here at Paradise Dermatology, we utilize Photodynamic therapy (PDT) to treat actinic keratosis. An actinic keratosis (AK), also known as a solar keratosis, is a crusty, scaly growth caused by damage from exposure to ultraviolet (UV) radiation.

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May 6, 2019

Cuts, Scrapes & Stitches: How To Care For Your Wound

Should I put Neosporin on this?

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March 27, 2019

Acne

Acne is the most common skin disorder for teenagers and adults. Learn about causes, treatments and side effects.

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March 22, 2019

Eczema

Eczema is the general term for any type of dermatitis or inflammation of the skin. Learn about causes, treatments and side effects.

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March 22, 2019

Psoriasis

Psoriasis is the most common autoimmune disease in the U.S. Learn about causes, treatments and side effects.

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March 22, 2019

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer affects one in five Americans. Learn about causes, treatments and side effects.

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March 22, 2019

Excel V Laser

Paradise Dermatology is excited to now offer a solution to patients concerned with rosacea, facial veins, cherry angiomas, and spider veins on the legs - the Excel V Laser

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February 7, 2019

TruSculpt 3D - Non-Surgical, Fat-Reducing Body Sculpting Treatment

In Florida it’s pretty much swimsuit season year-round. If you’re not feeling beach ready let us help!

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December 30, 2018

What is Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a condition where the body makes new skin cells in days rather than weeks.

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July 14, 2018

So which retinoid is the best for you?

You constantly hear that vitamin A is the go-to ingredient for fighting fine lines and wrinkles, dark spots and clearing up skin. We would certainly agree, but with all the products containing variations of vitamin A, prescription and non-prescription, it's easy to get confused about which is right for you.

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May 31, 2018

Common scalp issues and how to treat them

Scalp conditions share similar signs and symptoms of scaling, inflammation, hair loss, and itching, so getting the correct diagnosis is important. Let’s discuss the most common scalp conditions and the best methods for treatment.

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May 6, 2018

Skin Biopsy Procedure - What to Expect

A skin biopsy is a procedure in which a dermatologist cuts and removes a small sample of skin to have it tested. This sample may help your dermatologist diagnose diseases such as skin cancer, rashes, infection, or other skin disorders. Done under local anesthesia in the office, the procedure is quick and relatively painless.

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March 28, 2018

Teen Acne Do's and Dont's

Teen acne is a skin condition causing bumps on the face, back, and chest. Read about the Do’s & Dont's of Teen Acne.

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February 15, 2018

What Happens to your Skin During Pregnancy

A GUIDE TO SKINCARE DURING PREGNANCY - Pregnancy can be a time of excitement and happiness but also uncertainty, especially when it comes to skincare.

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January 22, 2018

Benign vs. Malignant?

Many of our patients come in for skin checks and have one or more skin biopsies (samples) performed to determine if a suspicious lesion is benign or malignant. - how worried should you be?

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December 28, 2017

Is Dermatology Covered By Insurance

Dermatology is a mainstream medical specialty. Like traditional health care, most services a dermatologist offers are covered by insurance. However, medications, procedures, and some conditions won’t be payable by health insurance.

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December 8, 2017

Glycolic vs. Salicylic Acids - Which One Is Right for You?

Any time we start discussing the best ways to exfoliate the skin, it’s not long before the ingredients glycolic acid and salicylic acid come up. But which one is right for your skin?

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October 30, 2017

Interesting Facts About Your Skin!

Learn Interesting Facts About Your Skin!

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September 22, 2017

What is Milia?

What are Milia? How to treat Milia?

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September 22, 2017

All About Acne

What is acne? What are your treatment options for acne?

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July 27, 2017

What to Look For in a Good Sunblock

Hyperpigmentation such as age spots, acne scars, and melasma are darkened spots or patches on the skin. It is caused by an overproduction of melanin. Sun exposure is the main cause of overproduction of melanin in the skin.

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June 29, 2017

Preventing Hyperpigmentation

While living in paradise has its advantages, most of us struggle with the effects of the hot, sunny climate and the Florida lifestyle on our skin. A common issue facing most people is hyperpigmentation.

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June 29, 2017

Mole or Melanoma?

Mole or Melanoma?Summer is fast approaching and that means more fun in the sun! It is time to get sun-smart to prevent UV radiation from causing skin cancer.

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June 7, 2017

Top Men's Skin Concerns

Yes, men come to the dermatologist for more than their annual skin check. Here are some of the top skin concerns I hear from men and some of my recommendations:

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May 25, 2017

The Ins & Outs Of Rosacea

If you haven’t heard: April is National Rosacea Awareness Month. And while we’ve all heard about rosacea, surprisingly, 95% of Americans suffering from it know little to nothing about it—or its signs and symptoms.

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March 27, 2017

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