How did you get your start in medicine? I always wanted to be a veterinarian until my junior or senior year in high school when I got an opportunity to spend two days with medical doctors – four half days each with a different specialist. One was a neurosurgeon and I was fascinated. Subsequently, I got an internship in a research lab at Bowman Gray – now
By Dr. Elizabeth Rostan May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. As far as awareness, I can make it very simple – there is an epidemic of skin cancer and coming from one source – too much sun exposure. As we begin another summer season, it is a good time to reflect on the dangers of overexposure to the sun and tanning beds. What is a skin cancer?
Introducing Venus Legacy™ by Venus Concepts; Charlotte Skin and Laser’s newest addition in skin tightening and cellulite reduction. The Legacy delivers 100% safe, painless treatments, is suitable for all skin types and in just one treatment, patients will experience an immediate lift and radiant glow. Treatment Benefits for Face Neck & Body: Tightens skin Smooth’s deep lines & wrinkles Diminishes redness Lifts eye area, elevates the cheeks and
As summer approaches its sorrowful end, it is time to address the heightened UV exposure that our skin has been subjected to throughout the season. Longer day light hours for us means longer periods of time spent in the sun. And while catching some rays may feel great in the moment, the sun damage that accumulates from those great moments causes wrinkles, age spots, blotches, and skin
Everyone has had a pimple at one time or another. Today we discuss the most common reason your acne regimen fails. Compliance. Unfortunately, acne does not clear up in 1 week - or 6 for that matter. It can take up to 12 weeks to see the full effect of your acne treatment! It is extremely important to be consistent and persistent with use of both topical