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Shapiro Plastic Surgery and Skin Klinic Expands

Scottsdale-based plastic surgery practice Shapiro Plastic Surgery and Skin Klinic is expanding with the addition of top dermatologist and board-certified anti-aging physician Helen Ross, M.D., FAAD. The latest addition to the award-winning plastic surgery facility and skin care clinic will debut a new concierge dermatology program offering unique and state-of-the-art treatment modalities for both skin care and anti-aging.

“Dr. Helen Ross is a highly skilled medical professional who will accentuate our practice with an emphasis on medical dermatology and anti-aging,” said Dr. Daniel Shapiro. “With a growing patient base we continue to add new technology and new treatments, and by offering a new concierge level of dermatology we are able to provide the most advanced skin care and anti-aging treatments all within one practice,” he said.

With a reputation for providing excellent care to patients, Dr. Ross offers a unique approach to her practice by drawing from an holistic paradigm with an emphasis on medical dermatology, nutrition and science-based medicine; with service on the Melanoma Committee within the American Academy of Dermatology from 2004-2008. She is certain to make a strong impact on any patient, following up on her dermatological care with lifestyle modifications, supplements and counseling. Her personal philosophy is a commitment to your holistic and preventive skincare needs, helping you to bring out the best in yourself.

After her 12 year military service in the U.S. Air Force, Dr. Helen Ross received her training at Barnes-Jewish Hospital while at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and is also board-certified in anti-aging medicine by the American Board of Anti-Aging Medicine. She has a track record of being highly committed to the treatment of her patients, having served as an itinerant dermatologist throughout the five New York City boroughs working with adults and kids with disabilities as well as private practice clientele. Dr. Ross has worked in several different community health settings and is very well qualified to engage with a variety of clientele and fulfil their specific treatment needs. She can offer many services and treatments to bring your inner and outer beauty into harmony.

Shapiro Aesthetic Plastic Surgery, headed by board-certified plastic surgeon Dr. Daniel Shapiro, FACS, is an organization renowned in Scottsdale and Paradise Valley for providing excellence in cosmetic surgery and aesthetics for 22 years. The addition of Dr. Helen Ross provides our clients the opportunity to receive the best care in medical dermatology, supplemented by our signature Skin KlinicTM. The Skin KlinicTM is staffed by the finest aestheticians the Valley has to offer providing the most relevant aesthetic surgical techniques and non -invasive aesthetic expertise. Dr. Ross is currently available for appointments and ready to meet and exceed all of your skincare and anti-aging needs.

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Spectrum Dermatology opens 2nd location in Arcadia

North Scottsdale’s skin experts will now be offering their state-of-the-art dermatology services to the Arcadia and Biltmore area with the opening of their second office. Located on the highly visible corner of Camelback and 44th street, Spectrum Dermatology’s new facility will continue the exemplary services and treatments offered at its flagship location in North Scottsdale. The expansive medical facility will also offer an onside pathology lab and surgical center.

“Due to the rapid growth of our practice we are pleased to expand into a second location in the Biltmore area,” said Dr. Nancy Kim, Board-Certified Dermatologist and founder of Spectrum Dermatology. “It is our goal to bring a comprehensive cache of dermatology services to the area, all in one place,” she said.

This state-of-the-art facility boasts 4,000 sq. ft. of contemporary and modern comfort. The office offers all services of medical, cosmetic, and laser dermatology. A V beam laser is available to treat Rosacea and skin redness and aging skin can be energized with Cutera IPL. Patients can also undergo complete skin resurfacing with the Lumenis Ultrapulse Co2 laser or the Erbium Yag laser for more aggressive ablative resurfacing.

Led by Dr. Nancy Kim, Spectrum Dermatology is Arizona’s leading medical dermatology practice specializing in Mohs surgery. Spectrum’s team of doctors and aestheticians specializing in skin health offer a ‘full spectrum’ of dermatology expertise including cosmetic dermatology, surgical dermatology and laser dermatology.  Spectrum Dermatology currently serves nearly 10,000 patients at its North Scottsdale facility.

The new office of Spectrum Dermatology also offers KTP diolite for redness. Mohs surgery, an advanced technique for treating skin cancer, will also be performed in an onsite surgical facility. This location will also have an in house dermatopathology laboratory rounding out the facility as the new skin expert of Arcadia.

For more information about Spectrum Dermatology or Dr. Nancy Kim, visit www.spectrumdermatology.com.