Dermatology Group
of Arkansas, P.A.

Patient Education

The following is a list of websites to help you understand your dermatological condition(s):
American Academy of Dermatology - Provides information on all types of skin disorders, including prevention, diagnosis and treatment and management of chronic conditions.
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Provides information on dermasurgical conditions, and their treatments.
The Skin Cancer Foundation – Provides specific information on all types of skin cancer, including prevention, detection and treatment. Also explains their “Seal of Approval.”
American Cancer Society - This website provides information on all types of cancer.
The American Melanoma Foundation – A website dedicated to this potentially dangerous, but treatable, condition. Includes information on support groups.
The Shade Foundation of America – Homepage of the Curt and Shonda Schilling Melanoma Foundation.
Detailed information on performing self-examination of your skin.
National Psoriasis Foundation –Website and organization for those patients who have psoriasis and/or psoriatic arthritis.
National Eczema Association for Science and Education. Provides information and an on-line support community.
Sponsored by the American Academy of Dermatology, provides up-to-date information on various skin disorders, including: Acne, Psoriasis, Eczema, Rosacea, Melanoma, Actinic Keratoses and Aging Skin.
National Rosacea Society – detailed information on this common problem.
Varicella-Zoster Virus Research Foundation – Facts about chicken pox, shingles and post-herpetic neuralgia. This site is undergoing renovations as of May 25, 2011.
National Alopecia Areata Foundation. Provides information on and links to support and resources for this autoimmune skin disease.
International Hyperhidrosis Society – Information about excessive sweating.

Dermatology Group of Arkansas, P.A., Medical Towers I, Suite 690, 9601 Baptist Health Drive, Little Rock, AR 72205.
Phone: (501) 227-8422 Fax: (501) 227-7637.

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