Integrity, Service & Excellence

The doctors and medical staff at Pennsylvania Centre for Dermatology are dedicated to sharing knowledge with their patients and the community. Here they offer their insights on the latest in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology.

Dr. Crawford’s Practical Tips on Sun Avoidance and Protection

In recognition of May as Melanoma Awareness Month, this month’s blog article will focus on some of our practical tips on sun avoidance and protection (the most important measure you can take to reduce theRead More

New Study Shows that a Vitamin Can Help Prevent Skin Cancer

By Glen Crawford, M.D. and Camille E. Introcaso, M.D. When it comes to vitamins, there are no shortage of opinions about the potential benefits. However, very few studies have been conducted to prove their clinicalRead More

Facing (and Fixing!) Summer Sun Damage with Pennsylvania Centre for Dermatology

By Camille E. Introcaso, M.D. and Glen Crawford, M.D. Fall is here! Like many of you, we at PCD are shaking the sand out of our shoes, getting our kids back to school, and lookingRead More

What Should I Know About the HPV Vaccine?

Camille E. Introcaso, M.D. Here’s a scenario to consider: you are in the pediatrician’s office with your pre-teen son or daughter. The doctor tells you that it is time for your child to get theRead More

Dermatology and the LGBTQ Community

Pennsylvania Centre for Dermatology (PCD) is dedicated to serving the needs of our lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer and non-gender conforming community members with integrity and excellence. For our GSM (gender and sexual minorities) patients,Read More

It’s Sandal Season! Safety Tips for Salon Pedicures and Manicures

Visiting a salon and leaving with attractive, clean, and freshly polished finger and toenails can be a great way to kick off vacation, to celebrate a special event, or just to make you feel good.Read More

Dr. Crawford’s Top Recommendations for Patients Who Have Eczema

Eczema (pronounced eg-zuh-MUH) is one of the most common skin conditions that we see in our practice.  The term “eczema” is derived from a Greek word that means “to boil over”, and describes a spectrum ofRead More

Dr. Crawford’s Top 10 Foods for Skin Health

Our skin puts quite a nutritional demand on our bodies. The older cells on the skin surface are continually being shed, and replaced by younger “hungry” cells. It is vital that you supply your skinRead More

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