Rashes of all kinds
Acne Vulgaris, Cystic
Cysts - excision and drainage
Melanoma, Squamous cell Carcnoma
Non-melanoma skin cancers
Pigment disorders, Vitiligo
Infections of skin, Herpes, Herpes Zoster
Impetigo, Parasitic infections
Allergic Contact Dermatitis is caused by a reaction to substances called allergens that come into contact with your skin. In some people these allergens can cause redness, itching and blisters. Dr. Cheryl Ackerman will take a thorough evaluation and if necessary comprehensive patch testing can be done to determine to identify the allergen.
Dr. Ackerman tests patients with patch testing who may have a possible
allergic contact dermatitis
Chemical peels are used to treat fine lines, acne and mild scars. A chemical is applied in the office, which causes the skin to separate, peel off and allow new skin to regenerate. There are many other types of peels
performed depeniding on the scar, sun-damage, or treatment needed. Chemical
Peels are also used to treat Acne.
Botox® Cosmetic is FDA approved treatment for the temporary reduction of moderate or severe frown lines between the brows in patients 18 - 65 years of age. The lines that appear between your brows actually result from from muscle movement and the passage of time.
Botox® Cosmetic works by blocking nerve impulses which reduces the movement of those muscles. With less movement, the skin surface gradually smoothes out and the moderate to severe frown lines between your brows begin to fade. The treatment with Botox® cosmetic is the only treatment of its type approved by the FDA for this use. The treatment is minimally invasive and nonsurgical. It requires no recovery time and causes little discomfort.
Restylane is used for immediate and long lasting wrinkle correction. It is a safe and natural cosmetic dermal filler that restores volume and fullness to the skin to correct moderate to severe facial wrinkles and folds.
It is the first cosmetic dermal filler made of non-animal-based hyaluronic acid. There is limited risk of allergic reactions and no skin tests are necessary. Restylane can be used for wrinkles and folds like the ones from the nose to the corners of the mouth. It is proven to deliver long-lasting
results for six
This is a new FDA approved filler that is also helpful in restoring a youthful
restores volume in the nasolabial fold.. This filler can last up to one year.
Latisse This Prescription
medication available to treat patents who want increased eyelash length, It
Botox® for Hyperhidrosis
Sclerotherapy of spider veins
Restylane, Juvederm, Radience injections for lip enhancement and wrinkes
Microdermabrasion for acne scars and wrinkling
Intensed Pulsed light Star-lux treatment is used for Hair removal,
Rosacea treatments and sun spots from Sun damage
Excision of moles
Excision of Skin cancers
Excision of keloids
Excision of Cysts and drainage
Dr. Ackerman is involved in the APPLESTM study, where she will be evaluating pediatric patients prospectively to assess the long-term safety of Tacrolimus Ointment for the treatment of Atopic Dermatitis. We are actively recruiting patients who have been treated with Tacrolimus in the treatment of Atopic Dermatitis.
Star Lux IPL Light Treatment
||The Starlux IPL has the capacity to remove hair in all skin types. This machine is also used to treat Rosacea, sun damage and sun spots that are pigmented with little to no pain or recovery time.