Dermatology Associates of Virginia

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Patterson Office
5421 Patterson Avenue
Richmond, VA 23226

Johnston-Willis/Midlothian Office
10800 Midlothian Turnpike, Suite 309
Richmond, VA 23235

Nuckols Road/Short Pump Office
201 Concourse Boulevard, Suite 110
Glen Allen, VA 23059

Colonial Heights Office
280 Charles H. Dimmock Parkway, Suite 4
Colonial Heights, VA 23834

Blog

Melanoma Part II: A Growing Issue

Melanoma is a growing issue, with the number of new cases per year growing at a steady rate. In 2017, it is estimated that there will be 87,110 new cases of melanoma, with 9,730 deaths Read more…

Melanoma Part I: What is it and am I at Risk?

Melanoma, also called malignant melanoma, is a cancer of the skin. It occurs when the skin cells that produce the pigments found in freckles and tans, also known as melanocytes, become cancerous. They are deemed Read more…

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All About Acne: Acne Treatment

Treating Your Acne As we discussed in the previous blog, there are many options for treating acne. The most common approach is combination therapy. Below are some treatments that may be included in your plan: Read more…

acne basics

All About Acne: Acne Basics

Acne. All of us know about it, and many of us experience it. In fact, acne, also called acne vulgaris, is the most common skin condition in the United States. Around 40 to 50 million Read more…

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The Importance of Year-Round Sunscreen

Most people change their skincare routines with the seasons, but there is one key product that should always stick around: sunscreen. There may be less daylight during the winter months, but the sun’s rays are Read more…

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Dry Skin and Keratosis Pilaris

First comes the cold breeze, then the holidays, and finally, dry skin. As the winter months have been known to trigger dry skin, aging and low-humidity climates can be common perpetrators as well. Most people will Read more…

Laser Services

IPL Photorejuvenation

What is it? IPL Photorejuvenation is a safe non-invasive procedure used to reduce the appearance of some common conditions that cause skin discoloration. Brown spots, redness, age spots, broken blood vessels, and rosacea are some Read more…

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School’s Back in Session: Learn The Facts About Acne

What actually causes acne? The primary cause is the fluctuation of hormones. Hormones stimulate the sebaceous glands causing increased oil production. This oil can block pores. Bacteria can grow within the pores causing inflammation and Read more…

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In the News

Our own Jennifer Bauer, PA, talks about the types of skin cancer we see patients present with in our office.  Click the link below to watch Jennifer’s interview and learn more about the types of Read more…

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Common Misconceptions About the Sun

It’s all fun in the sun until somebody gets burned… If it is cloudy outside, you don’t need sunscreen. Fact: The Skin Cancer Foundation states that up to 80% of the sun’s UV rays can Read more…