Patient Education

Here is a list of websites to help you better understand your dermatological condition(s):

www.aad.org

American Academy of Dermatology

www.asds.net

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

www.naaf.org

National Alopecia Areata Foundation

www.cancer.org

American Cancer Society – Information on all types of cancer.

www.eczema.org

National Eczema Society

www.nationaleczema.org

National Eczema Association for Science and Education

www.hmh.net

Hardin Memorial Hospital

www.melanomafoundation.org

The American Melanoma Foundation – A website dedicated to this potentially dangerous, but treatable condition.

www.psoriasis.org

National Psoriasis Foundation – An excellent website and organization for those patients who have psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis.

 

 

www.rosacea.org

National Rosacea Society – Detailed information on this common problem.

www.skincancer.org

Skin Cancer Foundation – Specific information on all types of skin cancer, including prevention, detection and treatment.

www.shadefoundation.org

The Shade Foundation of America – Homepage of the Curt and Shonda Schilling Melanoma Foundation.

www.skincarephysicians.com

Sponsored by the American Academy of Dermatology, this site provides up-to-date information on a variety of skin disorders such as:
Acne, Psoriasis, Eczema, Rosacea, Melanoma, Actinic Keratoses, and Aging Skin.

www.skincarephysicians.com/skincancernet

Detailed information on performing self-examination of your skin

www.sweathelp.org

International Hyperhidrosis Society – Information about excessive sweating

www.vzvfoundation.org

Varicella-Zoster Virus Research Foundation – Facts about chicken pox, shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia.