Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.
As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.
- What is a Dermatologist?
- Anatomy of the Skin
- Skin Care Topics
- Skin Conditions
- Skin Growths
- Skin Infections
...It could be an actinic keratosis, which can progress to a type of skin cancer...
...An actinic keratosis (ak-ti-nik ker-ah-TOE-sis), or AK, is a rough, dry, scaly patch or growth that forms on the skin...
Imiquimod: A treatment for some skin cancers, genital warts
...Your dermatologist may prescribe imiquimod to treat: Actinic keratosis (AK)...
Squamous cell carcinoma
... SCC can begin in a pre-cancerous growth Some SCCs begin in a pre-cancerous growth called an actinic keratosis (ak-ti-nik ker-ah-TOE-sis), or AK...