In a presentation at this year’s 2012 annual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting, Dr. Omar Ibrahimi presented his Cutting Edge Research Grant project. Dr. Ibrahimi studied physician and layman perceptions on the most optimal provider for cutaneous surgery, Botox injections and filler injections. He conducted two internet surveys: one assessing the lay [...]
Don’t be scared away from fillers by that awful story of the fake doctor injecting patients with cement and tire sealant. If you find a real doctor who does a lot of filler injections (with real filler material), this treatment may be right for you.
You might have heard of fillers such as [...]
If you’ve been to a dermatologist, the issue of a skin biopsy may have come up. What is a skin biopsy? A skin biopsy allows the physician to make a diagnosis of a rash or a worrisome skin lesion (e.g. when your doctor suspects a skin cancer). It’s a procedure during which a small piece [...]
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