Psoriasis is characterized by pink, scaly areas of skin which often appear on the elbows, knees, and scalp, and may appear on other parts of the body as well. Psoriasis is a non-contagious inflammatory and chronic skin disorder affecting over 7.4 million people in the United States. Psoriasis is considered an
At Mitchell Dermatology your board-certified dermatologist or physician assistant will ask you about your family history and conduct a full body exam, from your head down to your toes, to look for any unusual lesions, such as skin cancer or atypical moles. If a suspicious lesion is detected upon examination, a
Skin cancer refers to the abnormal, uncontrolled growth of skin cells appearing anywhere on the body. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, 1 in 5 people will develop skin cancer in their lifetime. Risk factors include pale skin, family history of melanoma, being over 40 years old, and regular sun
May is Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month! Did you know that skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer? Every year, more than five million people are diagnosed with skin cancer. One in five Americans will receive a skin cancer diagnosis in their lifetime.
Did you know that skin cancer is by far the most common type of cancer? Every year, more than five million people are diagnosed with skin cancer. One in five Americans will receive a skin cancer diagnosis in their lifetime. Early diagnosis and treatment is critical. Here’s what you need to
New year, back to school, same acne, right? School will be back in session in a couple of months and now is the best time to work on putting your best face forward. Don’t let acne keep you from being the best version of yourself!
We’ve all heard of BOTOX of course, but have you heard of “BROTOX”? Yes, you read correctly! “BROTOX” is a term used to designate men who take advantage of BOTOX. Traditionally, in American culture, all of the focus on appearance and beauty has been placed on women, however, recently the tides
As children, we loved to jump in puddles and get drenched up to our knees. We didn’t scramble for umbrellas or rain jackets, that was mom and dad. We simply enjoyed the moment.
On April 18, 2016, Dr. Hope Mitchell opened the doors of her new dermatology facility to new and returning patients, and she and her professional team are celebrating one year at 815 Commerce Drive in Perrysburg. However this journey began over two decades ago after she was mentored by dermatologists: Drs.
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