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What is Dermatology?

By: Florida Medical Clinic | On: April 21, 2016

The skin is the body’s largest organ, and it is essential to protecting our interior organs, muscles, nerves and blood vessels. The skin is constantly exposed to ultraviolet radiation from the sun, bacteria and more. Normal wear and tear, damage, diseases and other disorders can all affect the skin. When significant problems arise with the skin, […]

Stress and Psoriasis

By: Florida Medical Clinic | On: February 29, 2016

Stress is a daily part of most people’s lives, manifesting itself in any situation that causes pressure, change or anxiety for an individual. Busy days, traffic, health issues and family life are just a few of the many potential causes of stress. Stress can also manifest itself in happier situations as well, including weddings, winning […]

What Does the SPF in Sunscreen Mean?

By: Florida Medical Clinic | On: February 4, 2016

Spring is here, and so are blue skies, blooming flowers, and warmer temperatures. While the intense sun of summer is still a few months off, it’s still important to practice good skin health. The skin care aisle at your local pharmacy can seem very daunting. Every bottle of sunscreen has a seemingly random combination of […]

Living With Psoriasis

By: Florida Medical Clinic | On: December 8, 2015

Psoriasis is a chronic immune system disease which can last for years. The exact cause of psoriasis is not clear. Research has shown that there are many genetic variants which can lead to psoriasis. However, these genes may also require a trigger for symptoms to manifest. This trigger varies from person to person, and may […]

Kybella Lunch And Learn Event Coming In November

By: John Hinson | On: October 1, 2015

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What is the Most Dangerous Form of Skin Cancer?

By: John Hinson | On: September 8, 2015

Florida isn’t nicknamed ‘The Sunshine State’ for no reason! Our sunny weather attracts tourists to our beaches, resorts, and theme parks year-round. Unfortunately, all that sun can be harmful! One in five Americans will develop skin cancer over the course of a lifetime. The biggest risk factor is regular, intense exposure to UV rays. Some […]

How to Treat a Sunburn

By: John Hinson | On: August 6, 2015

Summer in Tampa is coming to a close, but that doesn’t mean the risk of sunburn is entirely gone. Take the proper precautions and use sunscreen, or wear UV protective clothing! With red and peeling skin that’s painful to the touch, sunburns are harmful to adults and children alike. While they may just seem like […]

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Finding The Best Dermatologist In Tampa

By: John Hinson | On: July 7, 2015

Finding the best dermatologist in Tampa to trust the most visible areas of your body with is important.  You need an experienced dermatologist that you can count on, and someone who can give you tips to suit your skin type, your lifestyle, and your concerns. Where should you begin? What is A Dermatologist? To begin, […]

Dermatology Educational Seminar July 15th, 2015

By: John Hinson | On: June 29, 2015

Come to our Dermatology Educational Seminar on July 15th at 5:30PM in the Zephyrhills Lobby! Download Flyer