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Archive for February, 2015

How Medical Dermatologists Use Mohs Surgery to Treat Skin Cancer in NYC

Published on February 28, 2015

Learning that you or a loved one have skin cancer is very troubling news. However, the good news is that several treatments are available that increase the chances of beating it. You will want to talk to the doctor about

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Everything You Need to Know About Basal Cell Carcinoma

Published on February 15, 2015

When it comes to skin cancer, basal cell carcinoma, or BCC is the one most people are at risk of getting. Fortunately, it is easy to detect early. Early detection means that the skin cancer can be treated and eradicated

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Scarsdale Dermatologists Discuss How to Prevent Skin Cancer

Published on February 14, 2015

Summer is almost here, and it’s time to start planning to protect yourself against skin cancer. Although no one likes to think about the possibility of getting cancer, it’s much better to prevent it than it is to treat it.

How Scarsdale Dermatologists Use Skin Allergy Patch Testing

Published on February 13, 2015

Allergy skin testing, also called a patch test, is given by dermatologists to help identify potential allergens in someone who has experienced symptoms or who is being monitored for possible allergies. For example, someone who may be allergic to a

Here’s How Restylane Can Help You Age Gracefully?

Published on February 12, 2015

Everyone ages, but there is an art to aging gracefully, and it isn’t always found in the form of dramatic plastic surgeries. In actuality, repeated face lifts and other surgical procedures can cause skin to eventually lose elasticity and become

Remove Facial Wrinkles with Restylane Treatments in Scarsdale

Published on February 11, 2015

Summer is almost here and with it comes days of outdoor activities at the beach and on picnics. Unfortunately, those activities must be conducted in the unforgiving light of the summer sun. But there’s no need to hide indoors or

What Are The Early Signs of Psoriasis That I Should Look For?

Published on February 10, 2015

Psoriasis is a chronic skin disorder that is difficult to treat. Psoriasis is caused by skin cells that regenerate more quickly than normal. These fast growing skin cells cause red and white patches of skin on the hands, face, knees,

What Should I Know About Psoriasis?

Published on February 9, 2015

Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that is thought to be caused by the overproduction of skin cells in the human body. Symptoms of psoriasis typically include red patches or scaly skin. Below you’ll find the different types of this

The Benefits of Taking Your Child to a Pediatric Dermatologist

Published on February 8, 2015

Children can have skin conditions that benefit from a consultation with a dermatologist. Some conditions that begin in childhood may continue into adulthood but early treatment can provide relief and reduce later severity. Other conditions are unique to childhood and

Skin Cancer Can Be Treated in Scarsdale With Mohs Surgery

Published on February 7, 2015

If you’ve been to see a dermatologist and you’ve been diagnosed with a type of skin cancer, chances are good that you’re feeling scared and worried about the future. Especially with early detection, most cases of skin cancer have a

Teledermatology with Westchester Center for Dermatology

Dear Patients,

Westchester Center for Dermatology hopes you and your family are staying safe and minimizing your out-of-home activities. In that light, we would like to offer a Teledermatology option.

This service will allow patients to continue their care with the physicians they know while staying safe in the comfort of their own home.

We are seeing patients both virtually and have modified hours for in-office visits. Please call the office (914-472-4100) to arrange these consults or you can send your virtual appointment request to w57dermatology@gmail.com

Click here for more information on our Teledermatology services.