Author | Ilya Petrou. M.D.

Articles

New device treats nonmelanoma skin cancer

June 04, 2020

A new energy-based device delivering ultrafast pulses of high amplitude electrical energy to nonthermally preferentially clear targeted cell rich lesions is proving to be a very useful treatment modality for a number of benign dermatologic lesions.

Systemic antibiotics impact skin microbiota in rosacea patients

June 02, 2020

A recent study published in the Journal of Clinical Medicine evaluated the changes seen in the skin’s microbiota of patients following antibiotic therapy to elucidate which organisms might play the biggest role in development of rosacea symptoms.

Potential first-line treatment for advanced cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma

May 22, 2020

The epidermal growth factor (EGFR) inhibitor cetuximab achieved good outcomes in patients with advanced SCC, according to results of a recent study.

Immunotherapy for advanced squamous cell carcinoma

May 12, 2020

Immunotherapeutic agents have become an important treatment option for patients with advanced squamous cell carcinoma