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Dermatology LinksBelow are some some popular dermatology and cosmetic surgery web links. The following sites are easily accessible and may provide you with useful information. Learn up to the minute facts about dermatology diseases, Mohs surgery, new emerging skin therapies and the latest cosmetic related procedures. If you have any further questions, feel free to contact us. Thank you for your support of our office.

Acne Support Group – another valuable source of information for acne patients.

American Academy of Cosmetic SurgeryA great resource of information about the latest cosmetic surgical techniques. Dr. Harvey is a fellow member of this highly esteemed group.

American Academy of Dermatology – An excellent source for patients to learn about skin disorders and to obtain informational brochures and handouts.

American College of Mohs SurgeryA wonderful source to learn more about this tissue sparing skin cancer surgery advanced by dermatologic surgeons in the 1930s. Fellowship trained dermatologists, like Dr. Harvey, are members of the college.

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery – An up to date source for the latest advances in dermatologic and cosmetic surgery. Learn about the various techniques available to rejuvenate the skin,e.g. laser surgery, eyelid surgery, chemical peels, Botox, filler therapy, Mohs surgery, liposuction, etc.

American Society for Mohs Surgery -Another resource to learn about the Mohs surgery procedure. Dr. Harvey serves as a national peer reviewer for this organization.

Atopic Dermatitis – A thorough review on atopic eczema and various new treatments. Learn about new medications, important ways to control your eczema and associated disorders.

Cutaneous T Cell Lymphoma Page – A review of the latest treatments for mycosis fungoides and list of support groups.

Epidermolysis Bullosa Research Association of America – An up to date source of information for those with this painful genetic blistering disorder.

Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons – Find local Florida dermatologic surgeons and learn about the Advances in Dermatologic surgery meeting held every fall.

Hair Removal-Learn about the recent advancements of laser hair removal

Herpes Network – An excellent source for the latest treatments available for herpes and a list of support groups.

Lupus Foundation of America – Provides mailing lists for patients, support group information, and includes a question and answer section.

Melanoma Patients Information Page – An excellent source which reviews the latest treatments available for melanoma patients and provides a list of support groups.

National Alopecia Areata Foudation – great resource for this common hair disorder.

National Foundation for Ectodermal Dysplasias – empowers and connects people touched by ectodermal dysplasias through education, support, and research.

National Pediculosis (Head lice) Information Site – An excellent source of information for those who are afflicted with head lice or body lice, new treatments and what to look for are discussed.

National Pemphigus Foundation – Provides detailed mailing lists, info, and support for those who suffer from this life threatening skin condition.

National Psoriasis Foundation – The major organization that deals with the debilitating disorder of psoriasis. Reach out to others with this disease and learn about the latest treatments that are available.

National Rosacea Society – The is a popular website for those who are afflicted with rosacea. Learn about the signs and symptoms of this disease. Free educational materials and a periodic newsletter, Rosacea Review, are also available.

National Vitiligo Foundation – An excellent source for the treatment and management of vitiligo, a disorder of skin pigmentation. Learn about the various treatments and current research studies that are going on. Support group information is also available.

Nevus (Congenital Nevus) Outreach – An excellent source for information on congenital moles and discussion of the options available to patients, what to look for, etc.

Scleroderma Web Site – A wonderful review and support for those afflicted with scleroderma. Learn about the latest treatment options.

Shingles Web Site – a thorough review about shingles, the cause, and the treatments for this painful disorder.

Sjogren’s Syndrome Foundation – For those afflicted with this multisystem disorder – an excellent source of info and support.

Skin Cancer Net – Learn more about skin cancer by contacting the American Academy of Dermatology, then click on “Skin Cancer Updates”. An excellent source for the latest in skin cancer news and “Safe Sun Tips” for the entire family.

Sturge Weber Foundation – For families and patients alike who suffer with this cosmetically disfiguring and neurological disorder.

Xeroderma Pigmetosum SocietyGreat resource for those afflicted with this genetic disorder that results in the early skin cancer development.


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