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Online Dermatology Products and Evidence Based Medicine

Online Dermatology Products and Evidence Based Medicine

Are The Online Dermatology Products You See For Real? Be aware that many dermatology products advertised online are not based on Evidence Based Medicine and are often scams. I’m frequently asked questions about the newest and coolest skin care regimen, device, or...
Mohs Surgery: Treatment of Skin Cancer

Mohs Surgery: Treatment of Skin Cancer

What is Mohs Surgery? Mohs surgery is an outpatient procedure that can be performed in a clinic under local anesthesia. The procedure is named after Dr. Frederick Mohs who developed it in the 1950s. It works by removing minimal layers of affected skin until skin...
Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) Seen By Dermatologists

Sexually Transmitted Diseases (STDs) Seen By Dermatologists

STDs are commonly contracted through intimate contact with an infected person. However, one can also contract an STD during pregnancy, childbirth, needles, or blood transfusions. More than half of the population will have some type of STD at some point in their lives....
It’s OK to Demand to See a Physician Who is Board-Certified in Their Respective Field

It’s OK to Demand to See a Physician Who is Board-Certified in Their Respective Field

Physician Dr. Dupati is a Board Certified in Dermatology My family members and friends have had innumerable experiences where they go to a medical office to see a physician, but then are only seen by a non physician provider. Understandably irate, when they ask to see...
There are So Many Skin Care Products!

There are So Many Skin Care Products!

Over the Counter Skin Care Products Not a clinic day goes by where I don’t see a patient who has come to me for treatment after spending hundreds to thousands of dollars on over the counter product for their skin needs. They often bring a bag filled with these...