Learning about Eczema, misconceptions and more

Given the following information, which of these people do you think is more likely to contract Eczema, a skin disease affecting primarily children, featuring rashes of dry, itchy, and scaly skin?

Child A:
Chad lives in a developed country (the United States) in the swanky section of a bustling city (Park Slope, Brooklyn, New York) His parents are wealthy and upper class, and his mother was 35 years old when she gave birth ...

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A Sad Story

There is an Australian instrument called a Digory do. It is about a 5 inch wide, very long tube made out of wood and usually some sort of wax or plastic, covering up the top for a mouthpiece. It is played by breathing in and out almost simultaneously.

An Australian patient of mine, who married an American woman and settled close to the clinic, developed skin cancer two years ago on his left ear. It was squamous cell carcinoma. He adamantly ...

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Thinking out of the box – a rare tumor

A nice internal medicine physician, originally Canadian, refers patients to me often from afar. I am very honored and humbled at the same time. Recently, he referred a patient in his early 60s. This patient had seen two dermatologists prior, in addition to his internal medicine physician, one who prescribed a corticosteroid and the other blew him off.

He complained about redness in his forehead, ...

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Mohs Surgery and the Lady With an Irregular Heartbeat

It was a typical Tuesday afternoon and we started our second set of Mohs surgery patients. Emma had a squamous cell carcinoma on her left temple. After the initial excision, she already had a dime-sized hole in her head! Fortunately, her lesion cleared after two stages of surgery.

We took her back to our amatory surgery center, where we listen to her heart and lungs measure her ...

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Anonymous

Absolutely wonderful! I left with a smile knowing I had an answer to cure my skin condition. So nice that Dr. Levy gave me a referral for another health issue I am dealing with. I feel that my skin health is heading in the right direction!

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Anonymous

I am very satisfied with my first appointment with Dr Levy. Everyone was professional while also being friendly and very helpful. I have hope now that I will find relief from the skin condition that has been lingering for months. I would recommend Dr Levy.

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Joan H.

Heather gave me the most thorough and professional skin screening that I have ever had. She is an excellent PA and I highly recommend her to anyone wanting a skin screening. She took several biopsies and I will get the results soon.

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