Aglow Dermatology New York City: Dr. Strachan offers treatments from Acne to Zyrtec.

Who owns your “patient empowerment”? – Musings of an NYC Dermatologist

The coming July 4th weekend brings to mind the topic of patient empowerment. When one reads about “patient empowerment” in the media, it often refers to technologies that make it easier for patients to directly contact the doctor or the health facility. It often refers to a texting app or a messaging portal. The idea …

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Do I need a scalp biopsy to diagnosis why I have hair loss?- Musings of an NYC Dermatologist

Hair loss, or alopecia, has a number of causes. The cause may have to do with genetics, ethnic background, diet, lifestyle, grooming practices, underlying health problems, local scalp problems and more. Some types of hair loss are reversible. Some types are not. How one treats hair loss depends on why one has it. It is …

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What is the relationship between dark marks, scars and acne? – Musings of an NYC Dermatologist

Many patients come seeking help regarding dark spots on their faces that they sometimes refer to as scars. They are surprised to learn that their primary problem is acne and that, technically, these marks are not scars but what we refer to as post inflammatory hyperpigmentation. Acne is a common skin condition that starts with …

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Mommy MD Guide

Our doctor can give provide valuable mothering tips as well as skin care tips! Check out Dr. Strachan’s quotes in Mommy MD guide to the toddler years which is hot off the presses!

Why your eye cream may not be working- Musings of an NYC Dermatologist

Not uncommonly patients come in frustrated at trying to treat dark circles around their eyes.  They’ve tried multiple creams but nothing seems to work.  Dark circles around the eyes can, indeed, can be challenging to treat primarily because there are multiple reasons people get them.  If the treatment selected does not address the actual cause then …

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Cosmetic special February 2012- Buy now and save before our prices go up!- Musings of an NYC Dermatologist

We haven’t raised the prices on our cosmetic services in years. Take advantage of this final special on our current prices and save! We are limiing this amazng deal to the first 100 purchasers. Buy now and save before the price goes up! * Botox (20 units)  $299.00 (regularly $400) forehead only * Juvederm UP …

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“Aglow loves New York”: Union Square dermatology office offers free skin cancer screenings to New York City workers

From February 1-14, 2011, Aglow Dermatology, a premier private medical office directed by board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Dina Strachan, will be offering a limited number of free skin cancer screening appointments to New York City workers–specifically– teachers, police officers, firefighters, MTA workers, sanitation workers and EMTs.  “We want to do something to acknowledge the people who …

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