Why Should I Wear Sunscreen Every Day?

Why should I wear sunscreen every day? Although dermatologists recommend wearing sunscreen every day, most people do not follow this advice. It is recommended that a person should apply some… Read More

Why Is Tanning Linked to Skin Cancer?

UV radiation, whether from natural or artificial sources, causes significant damage to the skin. Below are some of the short and long term side effects of UV exposure associated with… Read More

What is Skin Cancer?

What is skin cancer? Skin cancer is the uncontrolled growth of abnormal skin cells. Skin cancer occurs when unrepaired DNA damage to skin cells triggers mutations, or genetic defects, that… Read More

Tips for Preventing Melanoma

Sun is the most preventable risk factor for all skin cancers, including melanoma.  There are several things that people can do to protect themselves from the sun. Finding melanoma early… Read More

Tips For Successful Tattoo Removal

Thinking about removing your tattoo?  The process of removing a tattoo is tricky and must be done by a dermatologist for the best and most effective outcome. In the past… Read More

What To Expect During A Mole Removal

What is a mole? A mole is a skin lesion that is very common and are growths on the skin that have a brown or black color to them. Moles… Read More

What are the Symptoms of Melanoma?

Melanoma is a type of skin cancer that can affect anyone. When found early and treated, the cure rate is nearly 100%. However, if allowed to grow, melanoma can spread… Read More

Who is At Risk for Melanoma?

Rise in melanoma in young adults The risk of developing the most dangerous type of skin cancer, melanoma, is now more than six times higher among young adults than it… Read More

May Is Melanoma Awareness Month

George Wooming, M.D. offers tips to stay safe in the sun As summer is rapidly approaching, it’s time to consider skin care and safety while having fun in the sun. … Read More

Best Sunscreens for Sensitive Skin

Dermatologists say there are many benefits of using sunscreen Sunscreens have significantly developed over the years and have been proven to help reduce the risk of skin cancers. While sunscreen… Read More

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