Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery Blog

Using Botox to Treat Crow’s Feet

Published on August 10, 2017
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Botox injections are one of the best ways to treat the common signs of aging that appear on the face. In fact, Botox is perfect for treating one of the most noticeable aesthetic skin issues: crow’s feet. Those fine lines

What Are Sun Spots?

Published on July 28, 2017
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Have you noticed patches of discolored skin around your body? These unsightly spots are known as age spots, or sun spots. The can form on areas of the skin that are frequently exposed to sunlight. Some of the areas where

The Power of Cosmetic Injectables

Published on July 14, 2017
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Facial-rejuvenation treatments can be surgical, such as a facelift, or they can be minimally invasive and non-surgical. Non-surgical options are ideal for those suffering from mild aesthetic issues and aging. This includes mild wrinkles, folds, and lines, as well as

Do You Have Back Acne?

Published on July 1, 2017
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Do you have acne on your back? Dr. Harvey recently teamed up with Piedmont Healthcare to provide some tips for dealing with back acne.  Just like on the face, back acne can appear anytime, but during the summer months, we

How Microneedling Rejuvenates the Skin

Published on June 29, 2017
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Micro-needling is an excellent skin-rejuvenation technique that provides its treatment in a rather interesting way. Microneedling is performed using a device that contains a cluster of tiny sharp needles. The needles will oscillate as the devices passes over the skin.

Laser Hair Removal for Smooth Summer Skin

Published on June 16, 2017
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Unwanted hair can sprout in areas all around the body. These unsightly hairs can make you self-conscious about wearing certain clothing items, and with summer almost here, not feeling comfortable in your bathing suit can be a big issue. Laser

Skin Cancer Awareness Month – Friday May 26th Declared “Don’t Fry Day”

Published on May 26, 2017
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May is National Skin Cancer Awareness Month, a time to spread awareness about the most common type of cancer that affects over 5.4 million people annually in the U.S. alone. The National Council on Skin Cancer has declared that Friday,

Uncomfortable with the Appearance of Your Toenails?

Published on May 18, 2017
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Summertime is undoubtedly recognized as the season for sandals. Going to the beach or relaxing by the pool means that your feet will be exposed, and if you have unsightly and embarrassing nail fungus, it can prevent you from fully

Dr. Harvey Becomes President of the Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery

Published on May 17, 2017
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PRESS RELEASE  – This June, Dr. David T. Harvey, who owns the Dermatology Institute for Skin Cancer + Cosmetic Surgery will assume the role as president for the Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery (GSDDS). The GSDDS, established in

What Our Nails Can Tell Us About Our Health

Published on April 28, 2017
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You don’t usually associate the way your nails look with how healthy you are, but there are some things that the appearance of our nails can tell us about our current health. Being able to recognize some of these issues