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Keloid Scar Treatments - That WORK!

Keloids

Why the Keloid Clinics of Hillcrest Dermatology and Plastic Surgery? We at the Keloid Clinics at Hillcrest Dermatology and Plastic Surgery have a strong interest in the treatment and care of keloids. We have a unique practice of plastic surgeons and dermatologists who together coordinate care in the various treatment modalities.   We are the only…

Read more | Comments (6) | Oct 07, 2015

Do You Need to Take Extra Skin Cancer Prevention Steps?

By: Jeffrey B.

Stricker Assessing whether you are at a higher risk of developing skin cancer starts by looking in the mirror. People with a certain kind of complexion are, unfortunately, more at risk. Additional precautions are even more…

Read more | Comments (5) | Jun 19, 2014

The Best Skin Cancer Prevention Tips Under the Sun

By: Jeffrey B. Stricker

Most people are aware that prolonged exposure to the sun and going to tanning salons increase their chances of getting skin cancer. In sunny climates such as Florida, skin…

Read more | Comments (7) | Jun 05, 2014

Mohs Surgery: The 99% Effective Skin Cancer Treatment

By: Jeffrey B. Stricker

I've devoted much of my career to the prevention, detection, and treatment of skin cancer. It's one of my passions and is one of the reasons I decided to pursue the extensive training needed to specialize in Mohs…

Read more | Comments (2) | May 22, 2014

Treating Skin Cancer Without Surgery

By: Jeffrey B. Stricker

Our series of blog posts on skin cancer awareness initially focused on early detection, but let's look now at what happens once skin cancer is found. Treating skin cancer in its early stages has remarkable success…

Read more | Comments (17) | May 08, 2014

The High-Tech Tools of Skin Cancer Detection

By: Jeffrey B. Stricker

Early skin cancer detection? There's an app for that. It's true, the Doctor Mole app and other similar smartphone applications are among the high-tech advances made in recent years to improve skin cancer detection.…

Read more | Comments (22) | Apr 17, 2014

Welcome, Dr. Jeffrey B. Stricker - Board-Certified Dermatologist

We are proud to announce the arrival of a new pathologist and dermatopathologist at our practice! Dr. Jeffrey B. Stricker has an exceptional background in skin care and pathology and will bring more emphasis to the dermatology aspect of our skin care approach at our Orlando center and location in The Villages. Dr. Stricker specializes…

Read more | Comments (3) | Apr 04, 2014

Skin Cancer Self-Detection: Know Your ABCs

By: Jeffrey B. Stricker

Summer is around the corner, and many of us will be spending more time outside enjoying the longer days and warm weather. It's also an excellent time to remind people about the importance of skin cancer prevention…

Read more | Comments (2) | Apr 03, 2014

Which Lip Augmentation Option Is Best for Me?

I'm proud to be one of the few plastic surgeons in Orlando who offers a full range of options for individuals seeking lip…

Read more | Comments (7) | Jan 22, 2014

How Does Skin Type Affect Surgery?

Florida is one of the most diverse states in the nation, and that comes into play a lot when I evaluate plastic surgery patients. When planning for a procedure like a facelift at my Orlando…

Read more | Comments (0) | Jan 17, 2014
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