Patient Education is a series of informative interviews with expert dermatologists discussing common disease states, why they occur and how those affected can seek treatment from their local dermatology practice.

Dr. Pantea Tamjidi on Seborrheic Keratosis

Dr. Tamjidi discusses seborrheic keratosis, a common skin growth affecting nearly 83 million Americans.

View Press Release

Dr. Yolanda Holmes on Post-Inflammatory Hyperpigmentation

Dr. Holmes discusses post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation, a skin disorder that affects all skin types but is more common in individuals with darker skin.

View Press Release

Dr. Meredith Reimer on Warts

Dr. Reimer discusses warts, a common skin infection with more than 3 million cases in the United States per year.

View Press Release

Dr. Stephanie Fabbro on Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma

Dr. Fabbro discusses cutaneous T-cell lymphoma, a type of cancer with an incidence of approximately six cases per one million.

View Press Release

Dr. Patrick Keehan on Hives

Dr. Keehan discusses hives, a skin condition that acutely affects 15-20% of the general US population and chronically affects 2-3% of individuals over their lifetime.

View Press Release

Dr. Asmi Sanghvi on Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra

Dr. Sanghvi discusses dermatosis papulosa nigra, a skin condition that affects up to 35% of the African American population.

View Press Release

Dr. Rocco Serrao on Nummular Eczema

Dr. Serrao discusses nummular eczema, a skin condition with more than 200,000 US cases per year.

View Press Release

Dr. Rachel Maiman on Adult Female Acne

Dr. Maiman discusses adult female acne, a skin condition that affects approximately 12 to 22 percent of women in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Kimberly Vincent on Vitiligo

Dr. Vincent discusses vitiligo, a skin disorder with an estimated prevalence between 1.9 million to 2.8 million cases in US adults.

View Press Release

Dr. Duane Dilworth on Melasma

Dr. Dilworth discusses melasma, a common skin condition with more than 200,000 cases in the United States per year.

View Press Release

Dr. David Gorsulowsky on Onychomycosis

Dr. Gorsulowsky discusses onychomycosis, a common nail condition with more than 3 million cases in the United States per year.

View Press Release

Dr. Alexander Doctoroff on Squamous Cell Carcinoma

Dr. Doctoroff discusses squamous cell carcinoma, the second most common form of skin cancer with an estimated 1.8 million cases diagnosed in the United States each year.

View Press Release

Dr. Scott Guenthner on Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Dr. Guenthner discusses hidradenitis suppurativa, a common skin condition with more than 200,000 cases annually in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Scott Lim on Basal Cell Carcinoma

Dr. Lim discusses basal cell carcinoma, the most frequently occurring form of all cancers with an estimated 3.6 million cases diagnosed each year in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Michelle Ehrlich on Acne Scarring

Dr. Ehrlich discusses acne scarring; about 80% of people between ages 11 and 30 will get acne, and one out of five of those people will develop scars.

View Press Release

Dr. Liet Le on Solar Elastosis

Dr. Le discusses solar elastosis, a degenerative condition of elastic tissue in the dermis due to prolonged sun exposure.

View Press Release

Dr. Mark Seraly on Severe Recalcitrant Acne

Dr. Seraly discusses severe recalcitrant acne, including nodular, inflammatory and cystic acne.

View Press Release

Dr. David Hensley on Melanoma

Dr. Hensley discusses melanoma, a serious type of skin cancer with more than 200,000 cases annually in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Michael McKelvey on Cysts

Dr. McKelvey discusses cysts, a very common skin condition in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. David Altman on the Dermatologic Skin Manifestations of COVID-19

Dr. Altman discusses the dermatologic skin manifestations of COVID-19, an evolving issue in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Neera Agarwal-Antal on Actinic Keratosis

Dr. Agarwal-Antal discusses actinic keratosis, a dermatologic condition with more than three million cases annually in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Annie Gonzalez on Perioral Dermatitis

Dr. Gonzalez discusses perioral dermatitis, a dermatologic condition with more than 200,000 cases annually in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Marisa Garshick on Hyperhidrosis

Dr. Garshick discusses hyperhidrosis, a dermatologic condition with an estimated prevalence of 15.3 million people in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Amy Norton on Tinea Versicolor

Dr. Norton discusses tinea versicolor, a dermatologic condition with more than 200,000 cases annually in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Aurora Shehu Wingrove on Androgenetic Alopecia

Dr. Shehu Wingrove discusses androgenetic alopecia, a dermatologic condition with more than three million cases in the United States per year.

View Press Release

Dr. Ronald “Junior” Nelson on Lichen Planopilaris

Dr. Nelson discusses lichen planopilaris, a rare skin condition that is estimated to be the cause of baldness in about 1.25% of cases.

View Press Release

Dr. David Cotter on Allergic Contact Dermatitis

Dr. Cotter discusses allergic contact dermatitis, a skin condition with more than three million cases in the United States per year.

View Press Release

Dr. Christina Mitchell on Tinea Corporis

Dr. Mitchell discusses tinea corporis, a skin condition with more than three million cases in the United States per year.

View Press Release

Dr. Kathleen Colorado on Furunculosis

Dr. Colorado discusses furunculosis, a skin condition affecting more than 200,000 people yearly in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Ronald Bernardin on Seborrheic Dermatitis

Dr. Bernardin discusses seborrheic dermatitis, a skin condition affecting more than three million people yearly in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Nicholas Benner on Tinea Pedis

Dr. Benner discusses tinea pedis, a skin condition affecting more than three million people yearly in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Jeffrey Sassmannshausen on Telogen Effluvium

Dr. Sassmannshausen discusses telogen effluvium, a skin condition affecting more than 200,000 people yearly in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Diane Berson on “Maskne” (Mask Plus Acne)

Dr. Berson discusses “maskne” (mask plus acne), a skin condition affecting more and more people daily in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Mark Darst on Rosacea

Dr. Darst discusses rosacea, a skin condition affecting 16 million people in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Maria Hicks on Eczema

Dr. Hicks discusses eczema, a skin condition affecting 35 million people in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Danny Del Campo on Psoriasis

Dr. Del Campo discusses psoriasis, an immune-mediated disease that affects more than eight million people in the United States.

View Press Release

Dr. Rania Agha on Acne

Dr. Agha discusses acne, the most common skin condition in the United States.

View Press Release