Men often overlook the threat of skin cancer, but ASDS member Terrence Keaney, MD, is doing his part to illuminate the risks with this video. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, only 30 percent of men in the U.S. have awareness of skin cancer warning signs. Less than half of men indicated knowledge of how […]
“Welcome to the long-awaited launch of W Chevy Chase,” says Dr. Tina Alster. Having established the first freestanding dermatologic laser center in the world – the Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery– in 1990, this world-renowned dermatologist and Georgetown resident is now expanding her practice. Please click on the link to read the full article: […]
By Tina Alster, MD Believe it or not, there are only about six more weeks of Winter, which is the perfect time to start preparing for the skin-baring Spring and Summer months. Of course, everyone’s skin is different, but a rule of thumb (and one worth reiterating) is to be sure to protect your skin […]
Tattoo removal in half the time? It’s no fantasy. Dr. Tina S. Alster explains PicoWay laser removal including what colors it can remove and what pain level you can expect. Brought to you by Syneron Candela. View more RealSelf Tattoo Removal videos
The project is moving forward with an anticipated opening date of January 5, 2015! We thought you would like to see a preview of the building lobby and W Chevy Chase front door. On the next post, we will show you inside- so, stay tuned!
We are excited to announce that phase one of the Chevy Chase project has begun! Please check in for weekly updates.
It’s no secret that colder and dryer weather can wreck havoc on your hair. But, how can you protect your scalp from the itching and flaking? Dermatologist, Dr. Rebecca Kazin was here to explain her fall hair care tips. Watch the video clip here Courtesy of WJLATV
“You Snooze, You Lose (More Hairs)” Most men will experience hair loss in their lifetime. The key to maintaining your hair is early and proactive treatment. Do not wait until you have significant thinning before seeking treatment. Once you have noticed thinning, over 50% of your hair density is lost. Do not wait; Follow the […]
Spider and varicose veins are simply enlarged veins, but can be extremely unsightly. With 50 percent of women in the United States suffering from them, they can be a result of genetics, pregnancy and/or hormonal changes. http://www.skinlaser.com/laser-treatments/varicose-and-spider-vein-treatment-washington-dc/