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  • How to Treat Facial Scarring
    Find out how your dermatologist can improve the appearance of your facial scars. From traumatic injuries to acne, there are a variety of reasons why you may be dealing with facial Read more
  • Do sunscreens cause cancer?
    Many patients ask me if sunscreens can cause cancer.  My answer is that there is much more evidence that sun exposure causes cancer than that sunscreen causes cancer. Read more Read more
  • Anti-aging
    When considering procedures to get rid of wrinkles, brown spots, red spots, sagging skin, or loose skin, it is imperative to use the right topical products to protect your investment. I Read more
  • Eczema
    Eczema and atopic dermatitis are terms often used interchangeably.  In actuality, eczema is a much more general term that includes such diseases as irritant contact dermatitis, allergic contact dermatitis, and Read more
  • Skin Cancer Treatment Options
    Not all skin cancer is as serious as melanoma.  The most common skin cancers, basal cell and squamous cell are, with some exceptions, very rarely at risk of metastasizing, and Read more
  • Should I get some sun for Vitamin D?
    Do we really need to go out in the sun in small doses in order to get Vitamin D?  As I live and work in Florida, I always tell my patients Read more
  • Acne and Moisturizers
    So many of my acne patients have it in their heads that they must moisturize their face daily.  Acne is partly caused by overactive oil glands which leads to clogging Read more
  • Psoriasis
    Psoriasis is one of my favorite skin conditions to treat because over the last decade there has been a revolution in superb treatments for psoriasis.   Not only are these new "biologic" Read more
  • How to treat warts
    Warts are viruses that come out mainly in children, and the wide majority of children will never get them as adults because they developed an immunity to them.   Patients get frustrated Read more
  • Bug bites
    Everybody gets freaked out about bugs in the house.  If you get bites on you skin and they blow up and look really bad, it is still much more likely Read more
  • SRT for Keloids
    If you've ever had a C-section or open heart surgery, or know someone who has, you know the unsightly raised scars that result.  Many of these raised scars are keloids, and Read more
  • SRT - 100
    One of the most satisfying treatments that became available to me in the last 2 years has been the SRT-100, a device in my office that treats basal cell and Read more
  • Choosing the Right Lotion for Your Dry Skin
    Find out how to care for your dry skin effectively. Despite the fact that spring isn’t too far behind, we still have to put up with snow, cold temperatures and freezing Read more
  • What is Shingles?
    What are the symptoms of and treatments for this painful dermatological condition? Did you know that anyone who has had chickenpox is at risk for shingles, and that those over the Read more
  • We went to an advanced Glytone Peel training in Miami 9/13/18
    We went to an advanced Glytone Peel training in Miami 9/13/18 Read more
  • How Swimmers Should Care for Their Skin
    Give your skin the TLC it needs while still enjoying your pool days. If the swimming pool is a second home to you, then you may definitely label yourself a swimmer. Read more

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Hecker Dermatology Group, PA

 (954) 783-2323
3500 NE 5th Avenue Pompano Beach, FL 33064
 7710 NW 71ST CT, Suite 203 Tamarac, FL 33321