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Do autoimmune diseases affect your skin?

Many patients don’t know this, but your skin can indicate other health problems other than skin conditions such as acne or eczema. In some cases, skin conditions might be caused by autoimmune diseases. This is why patients must see a doctor regularly for evaluations and routine screenings to look for the signs of conditions that…

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How do you perform a skin self-exam for skin cancer?

Your skin is the largest organ on your body and the most susceptible to the environment. One common concern of the skin is that of skin cancer. Skin cancer is rising in patients of all ages and is typically a result of unprotected skin and the sun’s UVA and UVB rays. Fortunately, there are ways…

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Does drinking alcohol make rosacea worse?

Dr. Akhil Gupta and his team at Kendall Dermatology work routinely with patients who have rosacea. This condition causes redness and flushing, which can be problematic and embarrassing for some individuals. Our team can help in providing a definitive diagnosis and discuss possible triggers to reduce flare-ups in both men and women with this skin…

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Sun protection for outdoor recreation versus the workday

All dermatologists will encourage you to wear sunscreen every day. But many of our patients ask why, especially if they spend their workweek indoors at a desk and computer. Dr. Akhil Gupta of Kendall Dermatology in Miami, FL is a professional who can advise patients on the advantages of protecting the skin regardless of your…

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Common causes of skin diseases

Skin disorders and diseases can happen to anyone. However, getting a proper diagnosis of the type of condition that is present and finding an effective treatment is the best way to approach these skincare issues. Patients can also learn about the various reasons why these conditions develop, understanding their risk factors and getting a better…

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Welcome Priyanka Shah, PA-C!

Welcome Priyanka Shah, PA-C!

Kendall Dermatology is happy to welcome Priyanka Shah, PA-C to our team! Priyanka Shah is a board certified Physician Assistant who specializes in Dermatology, bringing over five years of experience to the practice. She earned her undergraduate degree in Biology at University of California Riverside and her Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies and…

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How To Protect Your Skin From Sun Damage And Reduce Your Risk Of Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common variety of cancer found in people in the U.S., affecting millions of people each year. The good news is that skin cancer is also one of the most treatable cancers when caught early. In honor of Skin Cancer Awareness Month inMay, here are a few important things to know…

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Springtime tips for preventing skin cancer

While getting outdoors and enjoying some fresh air is vital for our health and wellbeing, patients should be prudent about how much time they spend out in the sun and how they protect their skin. Skin cancer is a common cancer diagnosis that is caused by UV damage to the skin. With proper protective steps…

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Why Do I Suddenly Have Contact Dermatitis?

Contact dermatitis is a skin condition that can occur when a patient has contact with an allergen. An allergen can be anything from a chemical in your lotion or a reaction to a plant such as poison ivy. Miami, FL area patients who find that they have suddenly have an itchy rash will want to…

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Aaron Coulon MD

Meet Our New Doctor, Dr. Aaron Coulon

Aaron Coulon, MD, is a general dermatologist. He earned his undergraduate degree from Tulane University, graduating summa cum laude, and his medical degree from Louisiana State University-New Orleans. He then completed an internal medicine internship at LSU-New Orleans and dermatology residency at Columbia University/New York Presbyterian Hospital in New York City. His interests are in…

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