Let’s Talk About Two Myths Regarding Sun Safety

Let’s Talk About Two Myths Regarding Sun Safety

I have dark skin, do I still need to wear sunscreen? Although darker skin does offer better protection than fair skin against sun exposure, the truth is that all skin types can develop skin cancers, including melanoma.  Dark skin has more melanin in the dermis which can protect against sun burn. Lighter skin burns rapidly […]

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Q&A: Male Procedures

Q&A: Male Procedures

AT from Pittsburgh writes:  “I will be turning 54 this fall and find myself looking older even though I work out and eat a healthy diet.  No matter what I do I cannot improve on this perpetual look of exhaustion that is most noticeable around the eyes.   People ask me all the time, “Am I […]

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Q & A: How do surgical revisions work?

Q & A: How do surgical revisions work?

I posed a question to Dr. Antimarino about the possibility of surgical revisions after the initial surgical procedure. This was his response: As advanced as we are as surgeons and even with the latest surgical techniques, sometimes after surgery the tissue does not heal in the same manner as we had planned. Plastic surgery is […]

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Meet Pamela!

Meet Pamela!

This month we would like to introduce Pamela Mastowski, our Nurse Injector. We threw a quick round of questions at her to give you the opportunity to get to know her!   How long have you been a Nurse Injector? I have been a Nurse Injector for approximately 6 years but have worked as a […]

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Meet Tara!

Meet Tara!

This month we would like to introduce Tara Hepler, our Medical Aesthetician. We threw a quick round of questions at her to give you the opportunity to get to know her! How long have you been a Medical Aesthetician? “I have been in practice for 19 years.” What is your favorite part of your job? […]

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Q & A: Setting Financial Goals for 2018

Q & A: Setting Financial Goals for 2018

Fiscal Health can be just as important as physical health. Our friend, Regina Beatty CFP®, CBEC®, CRPC®, a private wealth strategist with Mosaic Wealth Consulting, shares her thoughts as we begin 2018. MORE THAN THREE-QUARTERS OF AMERICANS SAY THEY ARE LIKELY TO SET FINANCIAL GOALS IN 2018 A Lincoln Financial Group study shows a vast […]

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Q & A: What is the difference between micro-needling and a laser treatment?

Q & A: What is the difference between micro-needling and a laser treatment?

This question has been asked to us on numerous occasions, so we felt it needed to be addressed this month as part of our Q & A. What is the difference between micro-needling and a laser treatment? Both treatments are effective in treating aging skin. Micro-needling is a minimally invasive treatment used to rejuvenate the […]

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Do I need to keep my heart rate up at all times during exercise?

Do I need to keep my heart rate up at all times during exercise?

Our Q & A this month comes from our wonderful friends at FASTER: Fitness And Sports Training Enhanced Results.  Their team members are experienced, knowledgeable and passionate about making a difference in the lives of others. Training Myths: I need to keep my heart rate up at ALL TIMES during exercise Answer:  Many people believe […]

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What are some of the classic signs of breast cancer?

Since October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, we ask Dr. Antimarino: What are some of the classic signs of breast cancer? Are breast self-exams still considered an important part of maintaining breast health? Dr. Antimarino responds: According to statistics, 1 in 8 women will develop breast cancer over the course of their lifetime. A woman’s risk […]

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