Wireless Skin Patch Developed to Transmit Medical Info

Researchers say they’re designing patch-like devices to wirelessly transmit information about a person’s vital health statistics, potentially freeing patients from the wires and sticky electrodes of electroencephalograms (EEGs) and electrocardiogram (EKGs). Read more


The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review Features Dr. Abell’s Art Collection

Four years ago, when Wexford-based dermatologist Dr. Debra Tanner Abell was visiting Miami to attend Art Basel, one of the world’s largest contemporary art fairs, she happened upon the work of Canadian photographer David Trautrimas at Photo Miami, one of the many spinoff art fairs that have cropped up around the event. Read more


Reporting on The Times

Reporting on The Times is an official selection of the Palm Springs International ShortsFest 2013!! This is the largest short film festival in the United States!! Read more




Jublia… WOW! It really works!

Have you ever looked down at your nails and wondered, “OMG!  What is that yellow stuff growing under my nail?!  What did I pick up from that last manicure or pedicure I had two months ago?!”  Well, you probably have a fungal infection.  In the past, treatment for nail infections required months of oral medications.  […]


7 Tips for Skin Care in Winter Weather

The cold, dry winter weather can cause a slew of skin problems… 1) Red Skin.  The cold winter air can easily redden the skin.  Switch to a gentle creamy cleanser and heavier moisturizer.  Avene’s Tolerance Extreme Cleansing Lotion and Cream are ultra-gentle products that are ideal for sensitive skin. 2) Dry Skin.  The cold winter […]


The driver’s left side is the most vulnerable!

Researchers from New York’s Stony Brook University recently found that the average American spends approximately 80-100 minutes driving, posing a “considerable health risk,” as car windows do not provide full protection from the sun’s dangerous rays.  Car windows block UVB rays, which cause sunburns and blisters, but they do not block UVA rays, which cause […]


Sun, Summer, Stay Safe… SPF!

What is the purpose of using a daily SPF? To protect the skin! Have you heard the news?!   Wearing SPF everyday is truly one of the best Anti-Aging products to commit to using. Whether it is in the summer or dead of winter, the suns UV rays are still powerful & can penetrate through the […]


What should I do with my face?

Would Botox work for me?  Should I get a chemical peel?  What moisturizer should I use?  Over 50% of our patients have questions regarding their skin care products and cosmetic procedures.  It is often difficult to fully address these concerns during their regular medical visit.  Therefore, we have decided to offer free consultations to answer […]