By Dr. Paul M. Graham Let's face it, the majority of us have discovered spider veins on our legs and this can be very distressing at first glance. It is estimated that more than 40 million Americans suffer from varicose veins, whether visible or in the early stages of development. A more alarming statistic is … Continue reading Sclerotherapy: A Solution to Eliminate Spider Veins
Make sure to check out the latest microneedling article featuring tips and tricks from Dr. Graham and other microneedling experts in the latest issue of Dermatology World Magazine published by the American Academy of Dermatology. Click the link below to download a PDF of the full article! DW-September-2018-Microneedling *Courtesy of Dermatology World Please note, our … Continue reading Dr. Graham quoted on the many uses of microneedling in the September issue of Dermatology World Magazine
Written by Dr. Paul M. Graham In this article, we will discuss the characteristics of injectable soft-tissue fillers, which are used to restore facial volume and youthfulness. In the past several years, there has been a paradigm shift in the approach to the aging face. Historically, physicians would tailor filler treatments to target specific lines and wrinkles without addressing … Continue reading The Basics of Facial Fillers
Written by Paul M. Graham, DO For decades, people all over the world have participated in an activity that has no scientific backing and is looked upon as a "protective barrier" from the sun. We are talking about a term called a "base tan". A "base tan" is one of the most widely used excuses … Continue reading Beware Of A Base Tan
Sara Wilchowski, PA-C & Paul M. Graham, DO Skin cancer affects nearly 3.3 million individuals each year in the United States. In fact, 1 in 5 people will develop skin cancer during their lifetime. With each additional year, there are more new cases of skin cancer than the combined incidence of breast, prostate, lung, and … Continue reading Actinic Keratosis: The Basics of Pre-Cancerous Skin Lesions
This week marks a very special and important week for nurses everywhere. National Nurses Week begins each year on May 6th and ends on May 12th, which signifies Florence Nightingale's birthday. Florence Nightingale's invaluable work saving lives and laying the foundation of the nursing profession has captured the hearts and minds of both nurses and … Continue reading Celebrating the Importance of Nurses: National Nurses Week 2018
Paul M. Graham, D.O. May is Melanoma Awareness Month and this is my opportunity to educate our readers on this very important topic. Melanoma Awareness Month aims to increase awareness about melanoma and the risk factors associated with its development. In this article, we will discuss important information that everyone should know about melanoma. Melanoma is an aggressive form of … Continue reading Melanoma Monday: What You Need to Know!
On April 28th, 2018, I had the honor to speak at the annual Michigan Dermatology Physician Assistant Society Conference in Troy, Michigan on Innovations in Aesthetic Medicine. There was over 60 PAs in attendance with 8 speakers throughout the day discussing various topics in dermatology. I would like to publicly extend a huge “Thank You” to … Continue reading Thank you, Michigan Dermatology Physician Assistant Society!
Written By Dr. Paul M. Graham For many years, dermatologists have observed an increase in skin cancer incidence and aging occurring on the left side of the face more than the right. How can this be? Well, the answer is quite simple and easy to understand. Reuters published a report regarding the lack of sun protection, specifically UV-A radiation, of car … Continue reading Car Windows: Am I Protected from the Sun?