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Surgeon General warns: skin cancer rampant!

Between 1950 and 2007, the melanoma rate rose 17 fold for men  (33.5 per 100,000) and 9 fold for women (25.3 per 100,000). In 2014, one person in 50 will be diagnosed with Malignant Melanoma.
The other common types of skin cancer  have also markedly grown in frequency.
Based on these facts, the Surgeon General of the United States has issued a call for action to prevent  skin cancer.
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LVD Receives 2014 Best of Park Ridge Award

Lakeview Dermatology's "About Skin And Laser" is among a very small group of companies that have won the Best of Park Ridge Award for three consecutive years. This distinction has qualified About Skin And Laser for the 2014 Park Ridge Business Hall of Fame.
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Lakeview Dermatology earns 4.5 stars on ZocDoc

Lakeview Dermatology has earned 4.5 stars on ZocDoc from 256 verified patient reviews. THANK YOU!
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Dr. Mandrea listed as top doctor

The US News and World Report July 9 issue lists Dr. Eugene Mandrea as a TOP DOCTOR (Dermatologist) out of  46 Top Dermatologists in Chicago and 954 Top Dermatologists in the USA. Dr Mandrea has been on the Annenberg Circle of the Dermatology Foundation for the past 3 years.
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Conveniently located in Chicago's Lakeview neighborhood and the northern and southwest suburbs, Lakeview Dermatology Chicago offers state-of-the art patient care in general, cosmetic dermatology treatments and surgical dermatology. Our patient-centered approach to care was started by Dr. Eugene Mandrea over 40 years ago and continues today.

Cellulite treatment with Thermage

Cellulite treatment with Thermage - Chicago Dermatologist ArticleCellulite treatment with Thermage - Chicago Dermatology Article

Thermage can reduce the lumpiness of cellulite. Thus, in addition to reducing the diameter and circumference of the thighs and buttocks, Thermage tightens the skin fairly uniformly, including the areas where the fat is herniating. One treatment usually suffices.
Cellulite is a rather common condition of middle age, mostly in women. The buttocks and thighs are primarily affected. There are lumps alternating with dells caused by uneven accumulation and herniation of fat lobules, separated by fibrous bands. To find out more about cellulite, please visit our cellulite page.
Sometimes the improvement is immediately noticeable but often it takes up to 6 months to see the optimum benefit. With the new protocol, 95% of patients are pleased with the results.
To discuss your Thermage® treatment in Chicago with a Board Certified Dermatologist please make an appointment today.

Rhinophyma treated with CO2 Laser Surgery

Rhinophyma treated with CO2 Laser Surgery - Chicago Dermatologist ArticleRhinophyma treated with CO2 Laser Surgery - Chicago Dermatology ArticleRhinophyma is a large, bulbous, ruddy nose caused by granulomatous infiltration, commonly due to untreated rosacea. In extreme cases of long lasting, untreated Rosacea, the distal half of the nose or the entire nose becomes bulbous, irregularly and asymmetrically enlarged, sometimes to an extreme degree (as in the accompanying photos).
We have treated several cases of Rhinophyma with the electrosurgery followed by Laser Resurfacing, with very good results.
To discuss your Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Laser Surgery treatment in Chicago with a Board Certified Dermatologist please make an appointment today.read more

Eyes by Thermage

Eyes by Thermage - Chicago Dermatologist ArticleEyes by Thermage - Chicago Dermatology ArticleEyes by Thermage has been approved by the FDA for the treatment of wrinkles of the upper and lower lids.
Eyes by Thermage reduces hooding of the upper lids and produces a tighter, smoother look of the upper and lower lids. It can improve the dark under eye circles. The same monopolar radio frequency current is used as in the treatment of the cheeks and jowls to heat the collagen. A plastic shield protects the eye.
Sometimes the improvement is immediately noticeable but often it takes up to 6 months to see the optimum benefit. With the new protocol, 95% of patients are pleased with the results.
To discuss your Thermage® treatment in Chicago with a Board Certified Dermatologist please make an appointment today.read more

Acne scars and wrinkles treatment with Artefill®

Acne scars and wrinkles treatment with Artefill® - Chicago Dermatologist ArticleAcne scars and wrinkles treatment with Artefill® - Chicago Dermatology ArticleArtefill® is the only FDA-approved permanent cosmetic injectable for treatment of nasolabial folds. Achieve PERMANENT correction of these indicators of aging during a safe and convenient office visit.

Artefill® is composed of polymethylmethacrylate (PMMA) microspheres suspended in purified bovine collagen. PMMA has been safely used for 6 decades in implantable medical devices. Because of potential allergy to the bovine collagen component, a small skin test is required 4 weeks prior to treatment. If the skin test is negative, treatment may proceed. Many patients do require a second treatment for optimal correction a few weeks after the first, but the results are then permanent!
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