Skin Cancer

DermSurgery Associates – Houston Dermatologist | DermSurgery Associates: Our Doctors Make Us #1

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

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
DermSurgery Associates – Houston Dermatologist | Luck of the Irish – Is Fair Skin Dangerous?

Luck of the Irish – Is Fair Skin Dangerous?

Whether or not people of Irish descent have any actual luck (think four-leaf clovers and leprechauns), one thing that isn’t very lucky about them is the fair skin many people in that part of the world were born with. But it’s not just the Irish – many genetic… Read More

Make an Annual Skin Cancer Check Part of Your New Year

If you’re like most people, when January 1st rolls around, you’ve got quite a bit going on. Final holiday celebrations might still be on the calendar, college bowl games are on TV, and you’ve got that list of resolutions to attend to. We’re going to suggest you add one more… Read More

DermSurgery Opens New Office in Sugar Land

DermSurgery Associates has opened its 12th office in the greater Houston area. The Sugar Land clinic, located at 1415 Highway 6 South, C-400, joined DermSurgery Associates on Sept. 25, 2017. Open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Sugar Land clinic will provide a large menu of… Read More

Are men more at risk for skin cancer than women?

How men can protect themselves from life-threatening skin cancer. It’s the first day of vacation, and you and your buddies are beginning an awesome week at the lake.  Everybody’s taking their shirts off to soak up the sun between dives into the cool water. It’s a great way to spend… Read More

What you need to know about sun damaged skin

Plus: Why not all sunscreens are created equal. Applying sunscreen before leaving to spend time outdoors could be as common-place as brushing one’s hair or remembering to pick up your wallet and keys. Unfortunately, often it’s not, and this simple oversight leads to many new cases of skin cancer and… Read More

Why You Should Be Using Broad-Spectrum Sunscreen

People with sun damaged skin can be found all around the world. To protect your skin, you have just a few options, but they’re both very effective. You can avoid the sun or wear protective clothing when out in it, or you can use the best sunblock, which is often… Read More