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
is a specialized surgical procedure used to remove skin cancer. This technique offers a very successful cure for skin cancers. The surgeon, who is a dermatologist experienced and trained in both surgery and pathology, removes and examines each layer of the diseased skin with a microscope for the… Read More
When skin cancer strikes, DermSurgery Associates of Houston strikes back with Mohs surgery, one of the most effective treatments for the three most common skin cancers: basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Here are a few things you might like to know about why DermSurgery’s clinics in the… Read More
Why are more and more dermatologists recommending Mohs skin cancer surgery?
A diagnosis of skin cancer is no laughing matter. Whether it’s common basal cell carcinoma
or resistant melanoma
, the condition must be promptly addressed. Mohs skin cancer surgery
is the treatment that Houston-based DermSurgery Associates recommends for most… Read More
No one plans to get skin cancer. Like with most other serious conditions, we go through life never really giving much thought to our skin and what’s happening to it. This is why the American Cancer Society heavily promotes Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month every May.
Important skin cancer… Read More
Winter is finally winding down, and many folks are already busy planning their summer vacations. In most cases, those vacations will involve a lot of sun, and unfortunately it’s the sun that is responsible for the majority of skin cancer cases.
DermSurgery Associates of Houston wants to remind you to… Read More
The Dermatologic Surgery Journal features a cover article co-written by Dr. Leonard Goldberg and Dr. Arash Kimyai-Asadi. The lead author is Dr. Goldberg’s former fellow, Dr. Andrew Styperek. The article, “Toluidine Blue and Hematoxylin and Eosin Stains are Comparable in Evaluating Squamous Cell Carcinoma During Mohs”, was featured on the… Read More
People know about skin cancer. With numerous government and private-sector educational and outreach programs, the average person is aware that unprotected exposure to the sun can cause damage to the skin, which can result in various forms of skin cancer. But even with this knowledge, skin cancer strikes its share… Read More
Dr. Leonard Goldberg of DermSurgery Associates in Houston is scheduled to receive the coveted 2016 Award for Career Achievement from the American College of Mohs Surgery. Dr. Goldberg was honored April 29 during the college’s Annual Meeting in Orlando, Fla.
The award is named for Frederic E.… Read More
The Annual Iron Surgeon Competition takes place at the annual American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting and pits top surgeons against each other in competition. Each surgeon is allowed to showcase their skills by demonstrating the unique techniques each uses to solve a surgical conundrum.
The winner is chosen… Read More