Medical Dermatology

Dr. Flynn is trained and experienced in evaluating and treating pediatric and adult patients with skin disorders. Her specific experience and training covers the following:

  • The diagnosis and treatment of skin tumors
  • Advanced surgical techniques specific to dermatology
  • The diagnosis and treatment of inflammatory skin disorders including systemic and infectious diseases.

 

SKIN CANCER

More than three million cases of skin cancer are diagnosed in the United States every year, making it one of the most prevalent types of cancer. According to the Skin cancer Foundation, risk factors include:

  • Fair-skinned individuals with a history of sunburns;
  • Individuals with a history tanning bed use
  • Individuals with a family history of skin cancer
  • Individuals with a history of excessive sun exposure
  • Individuals with dozens of moles
  • Early detection and treatment are the keys to ensuring the curability of skin cancer.