Archive for March, 2013

Squamous Cell Cancer- How to identify?

Published on March 31, 2013

David T. Harvey, MD Mohs Surgeon & Cosmetic Dermatologist Happy Easter and passover to all of my friends! I hope you are enjoying a lovely weekend with family. Its very wet today in east Texas but enjoying a restful and

Nails… how to protect and condition

Published on March 24, 2013

David T. Harvey, MD Mohs Surgeon & Cosmetic Dermatologist Nails are an important part of our anatomy. They can be windows to our internal health as their appearance can be altered by medical conditions such as anemia, kidney disease and

‘Tis the season… for eyelid dermatitis

Published on March 18, 2013

David T. Harvey, MD Mohs Surgeon & Cosmetic Dermatologist With pollen counts increasing and spring upon us, sneezing, sniffling and …oh yes, eyelid dermatitis is on the rise. Although allergic contact dermatitis is the most common cause of eyelid rashes,

Focus on Aesthetics, This Month’s Feature Laser Combination Eyelid Surgery

Published on March 13, 2013

David T. Harvey, MD Mohs Surgeon & Cosmetic Dermatologist Laser Combination Eyelid Surgery is a novel, “state of the art” way to eliminate drooping or sagging eyelids which do not respond to rest or topical creams This procedure removes excessive

Shaving with an emphasis on moisturizing sun protection

Published on March 8, 2013

David T. Harvey, MD Mohs Surgeon & Cosmetic Dermatologist Male patients often tell me that they forget to wear sunscreens or only do so on occasion. When I ask them about using aftershave lotion or a moisturizer, I get a

What’s New In Dermatology? A Live Blog from the 71st Annual AAD Meeting

Published on March 4, 2013

David T. Harvey, MD Mohs Surgeon & Cosmetic Dermatologist Live from Miami — This American Academy Of Dermatology (AAD) 71st Meeting is a very international gathering, with about 15,000 attendees from all over the world. It is chilly in Florida