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  • How Botox Can Help You
    We all would like to find that magical solution that would keep us looking young forever. Of course, while we certainly haven’t found the Fountain of Youth just yet, advancements Read more
  • How a Skin Cancer Screening Could Save Your Life
    Lumps, sores, spots on your skin—they can be the difference between life and death. Here at the Staten Island office of dermatologist Dr. Patricia McCormack, we can perfotm biopsies, treat Read more
  • Reasons to Visit Your Dermatologist
    Do you have problems with your skin? Is there an issue about your skin you would like to change? If you answered yes to either of these questions, you owe Read more
  • Dealing With Psoriasis
    Psoriasis doesn’t just impact someone’s appearance but it can also affect someone’s quality of life. Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that leads to itching, burning patches of skin known Read more
  • Detecting Melanoma
    Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer. Fortunately, it rarely develops without warning, and the number of fatalities caused by melanoma could be greatly reduced if people were aware Read more
  • Dealing With Adult Acne
    Acne is the most common of all skin disorders, affecting almost everyone at some point in their lives. While most people outgrow acne in their late teens or early twenties, Read more
  • Keeping Your Nails Healthy
    The nails take a lot of abuse. From gardening and dishes to regular wear and tear, harsh chemicals and hard work can really take a toll on the condition of Read more
  • How Chemical Peels Can Help You
    If you’re bothered by fine lines, wrinkles, acne scarring or an uneven skin tone, or if you are looking for a simple way to rejuvenate your skin, chemical peels may Read more
  • The Different Types of Laser Surgery Procedures
    Several different types of laser surgery procedures are available for treating a wide range of cosmetic concerns. For example, laser surgery can be used to treat acne scars, reduce wrinkles, Read more
  • Preventing Wrinkles
    The telltale signs of aging skin—wrinkles, puffy eyes, age spots—may start to appear as we grow older. We can’t fight the aging process, but we can take steps now to Read more
  • Protecting Yourself from the Sun
    Too much exposure to sunlight can be harmful to your skin. Dangerous ultraviolet B (UVB) and ultraviolet A (UVA) rays damage skin, which leads to premature wrinkles, skin cancer and Read more
  • Are Fillers Right for You?
    Are Fillers Right for You? Thinking about fillers? Dermal filler injections can give you a more youthful look for a fraction of what a facelift costs. Dermal fillers are soft tissue Read more
  • Dealing With Poison Ivy
    Have you heard of Toxicodendron radicans? No? Well, you have likely heard of their colloquial name—poison ivy. Sporting leaves filled with Urushiol, an oily resin that can cause a painful Read more
  • Treating Your Warts
    Warts are small, harmless growths that develop on the skin. You may notice only one or they may grow in clusters. While they are usually painless, sometimes they can develop Read more
  • What is Mohs Surgery?
    When it comes to skin cancer, early detection is essential. After all, the quicker the condition is discovered, the higher that the chances of recovery become. Once discovered, our dermatologist, Read more
  • What is Vitiligo?
    Find out how this pigmented skin condition is treated. Are you or someone you love dealing with vitiligo? The Mayo Clinic reports that there are more than 200,000 new cases Read more

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