Molluscum contagiosum

Molluscum contagiosum is a common viral skin infection of childhood that causes localised clusters of epidermal papules called mollusca and mainly affects infants and young children under the age of 10 years. It is more prevalent in warm climates than cool ones, and in overcrowded environments. Adolescents and adults are less often infected. What causes…

Sun Safe Clothing

  What Is Sun-Safe Clothing? What’s the best way to protect yourself from the sun’s harmful ultraviolet rays (UVR), given that we need to work, travel, and sometimes play outside? Clothing is the most basic and generally the best means of sun protection. Not all clothing is equal, however, and some of it isn’t actually…

    Squamous Cell Carcinoma Every skin cancer patient is different. The cancer experts at Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) have extensive experience in properly staging and diagnosing the disease, and developing a treatment plan that’s tailored to your specific type of skin cancer. These cancers are the second most common type of skin…

Facts About Skin Cancer

  Fast Facts About Skin Cancer: 1) Skin cancer is the most common cancer in the United States, and includes different types. 2) Unprotected skin can be damaged by the sun’s UV rays in as little as 15 minutes. 3) Even if it’s cool and cloudy, you still need protection. UV rays, not the temperature,…

Melanoma Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Designated by the American Academy of Dermatology, National Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention Month aims to raise awareness about skin cancer, increasing the chances of early detection so treatments can be given early. It’s vital that skin cancers such as melanoma, a rarer & often deadly form of skin cancer, is treated early as later stage…

Waverly Office

Our Newest Location Waverly Office: 11840 Southmore Drive, Suite 170Charlotte, NC 28277 Open on: Tuesdays: Melissa Boothe, PA-CWednesdays and Thursdays: Brannon Puett, PA-C Fridays: Ronald Rodriguez, PA-C Aesthetic Services are also available on Thursdays and Fridays For an appointment, please call (704) 364-6110

Microneedling

Microneedling with SkinPen® can help to improve your skins appearance, making it the market standard. How do you know if SkinPen® is right for you? If you’re searching for: A procedure that helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and smooth wrinkles, SkinPen® may be used on all skin types. A safe solution with…