Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Clinical Dermatology
... To learn more about our practice's most commonly treated skin conditions, visit the following pages: Acne Pre-Cancers (Actinic Keratosis) Skin Cancer/Mohs Surgery Hair Loss Nail Disease Other skin conditions that we specialize in treating include contact dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, skin allergies, warts, moles, skin tags, scabies, impetigo, melasma, fungal infections, rashes, seborrhea, vitiligo, itching, hives, and cysts...

Clinical Trials
The Doctors at DSI are actively involved in clinical drug trials in many areas of dermatology, including:   CURRENTLY ENROLLING FOR THE FOLLOWING CLINICAL TRIALS                                         (updated October 2017) OUR OCEANSIDE LOCATION IS CURRENTLY RECRUITING FOR: ORAL FOR PRURITUS IN ADULTS AND ADOLESCENTS WITH HISTORY OF ECZEMA TOPICAL FOR MILD TO MODERATE ECZEMA TOPICAL FOR MODERATE TO SEVERE ROSACEA BIOLOGIC FOR MODERATE TO SEVERE ECZEMA TOPICAL FOR AK’s ON THE FACE AND SCALP TOPICAL CREAM FOR VITILIGO TOPICAL FOR MILD TO MODERATE PSORIASIS...

Current Studies March 2015
CURRENTLY ENROLLING FOR THE FOLLOWING CLINICAL TRIALS (updated March 2015) MODERATE TO SEVERE PSORIASIS MODERATE TO SEVERE ATOPIC DERMATITIS MODERATE TO SEVERE ACNE VULGARIS ONYCHOMYCOSIS PYODERMA GANGRENOSUM ABDOMINAL ADIPOSE (ABDOMINAL FAT) AK's FULL FACE, BALDING SCALP OR CHEST   Please call 760-757-7546  extension 2601 or 2602...

Living with Psoriasis
Psoriasis is a common, chronic and often frustrating skin condition that causes skin scaling, inflammation, redness and irritation...

What is a Dermatologist?
...They treat everything from minor skin rashes, like hives, to chronic skin diseases, such as eczema or psoriasis...