What You Need To Know About Atopic Dermatitis (eczema)

Red and itchy skin is a hallmark of atopic dermatitis, the most common type of eczema. Atopic dermatitis typically begins in childhood and can come and go throughout a person’s life. If you are one of the millions affected, you must learn to manage flare-ups and accompanying conditions such as asthma, hay fever, and other… Read more »

Is it possible to get rid of spider veins?

Spider veins can be annoying and unsightly, but they usually aren’t a sign of a more serious medical condition. Still, many men and women want their spider veins to go away for cosmetic reasons, and they are difficult to treat without seeking dermatological care. If you’re feeling self-conscious or refuse to wear shorts due to… Read more »

What are the side effects of Botox injections?

If your frown lines have you feeling down, don’t fret. A quick trip to the dermatologist can take years off your skin. Many women and men turn to Botox injections as a way to temporarily reduce fine lines and wrinkles, especially on their face. Benefits of Botox There comes a time in life when your… Read more »

Rock Your Ginger Gene And Know Your Skin Cancer Risk

With eye-popping ginger locks and freckles, redheads with the ginger gene stand out from the crowd in a good way. But did you know that people with fair skin, freckles, and red hair have an increased risk for skin cancer? If this describes you, you can thank your genetics and a type of gene mutation… Read more »

Maskne – How To Treat And Prevent The New Acne

In recent months, masks have become a necessary accessory to help stop the spread of coronavirus. But annoying skin conditions and acne can accompany masking up, and a condition called maskne is on the rise. Perhaps you are a nurse, grocery store clerk, or construction worker and have noticed unsightly bumps and lines after wearing… Read more »

COVID-19 And Steps We’re Taking To Keep You Safe

Your safety and well-being are of utmost importance to APDerm and our network of practices across New England. We are closely monitoring the developments and information about the Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19), and have taken extra precautions to ensure your safety. We are actively monitoring the progression of information as issued by the Center for Disease… Read more »

APDerm – New Look, Same Great Care!

We’re thrilled to announce our refreshed visual identity for our practice brands within APDerm! As our group has expanded to now include six brands and 25 locations under the APDerm umbrella, the updates show the evolution of our company since its founding in 1992. While this is a change to our look, you can still… Read more »

Mohs Surgery – A Micrographic Procedure For Skin Cancer

Despite nationwide skin cancer campaigns preaching the benefits of sunscreen and skin exams, skin cancer ranks No. 1 as the most common form of cancer in the United States. A skin cancer diagnosis often catches people off guard, especially in later decades, but Mohs surgery has transformed the way dermatologists treat common skin cancers. Mohs… Read more »