Many medical conditions, not only cases of cancer, may be diagnosed by removing a sample of tissue for lab examination. This procedure is called a biopsy, which is preformed by a variety of techniques. After the doctor obtains the skin biopsy specimen, it is sent for examination to another doctor, the dermatopathologist or pathologist, who… Read More

Only the palms, soles and lips lack hair follicles, this means the rest of our skin surface can potentially grow hair.  Unwanted hair growth can be a significant problem for some individuals. There are several different approaches to hair removal but to treat unwanted hair growth it is important to understand a little bit about… Read More

Doctor Lawrence Jaeger and the physicians at Advanced Dermatology Associates in New York have decades of experience treating patients with many types of skin disorders. One of the more serious and potentially life-threatening conditions is Melanoma. Early detection of Melanomas is extremely important for successful treatment and eradication. Lawrence Jaeger has successfully treated thousands of… Read More