Derm News

Take the SkinTRUST Society Survey

Dr. Balaraman of DermSurgery Bellaire is excited to share with you the SkinTRUST Society, a new initiative that she founded to empower all consumers. The SkinTRUST Society is the first global standard for non-prescription skin care products. Currently, consumer skin care products are not approved by regulatory authorities, making it… Read More

Ease Back-to-School Acne Worries at DermSurgery Associates

Going back to school is exciting on so many levels: reuniting with old friends, making new ones, starting brand new classes and embarking on a new adventure with the ups and downs. Exciting, but also stressful. Few things are worse for a teenager than going back to school feeling self-conscious… Read More

Back-to-School, Skin-Care Upgrade for Mom!

With all the items on your to-do list, back-to-school time can be really stressful. New clothes reflecting the all latest trends, school supplies in all the right colors, reliable transportation, after-school care… the list goes on. When the stars have aligned, and the kids are finally out the door, you… Read More

Summer’s Here: Protect Your Skin!

Summer’s finally here! And here in Texas, that means lots of time in the sun, so it’s time to get serious about protecting your skin. Your skin is the largest organ in your body and is critical to your overall health. Did you know it is responsible for: supplying a… Read More
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DermSurgery Associates: Our Doctors Make Us #1

When residents of Houston and outlying areas need dermatologic services – from the removal of age spots and treatment for wrinkles to swift, aggressive response to melanoma and other skin cancers – they turn to DermSurgery Associates. There is a good reason for this. Now with 11 clinics throughout the… Read More

DermSpotlight: Dr. Ryan Riahi

At a glance . . . Where were you born? Houston, Texas. What high school did you attend? Clements High School. Where did you earn your medical degree? University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston. Who is in your immediate family? My wife, who is a psychiatrist, and my 2-year-old… Read More

Spring is the Time to Spot Skin Cancer

As the Houston area heads toward another hot summer with lots of fun in the sun or just being out in the sun, this spring is a good time to make sure your skin is ready for another bout with the sun’s UV rays. There are two easy ways to… Read More