Why You Should Have Skin Lesions Biopsied

Biopsy ScreenshotClick to view videoFrom simple athlete’s foot to eczema to skin cancers such as melanoma, all sorts of skin disorders can be found on the feet. Some are nuisances but others can be much more serious, however the most important factor in successful treatment is proper and prompt diagnosis.Athlete’s foot can have many appearances—it can look like dry skin, may or may not be itchy…

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

Foot MelanomaMay is Skin Cancer Awareness Month. Heading into the summer months, most people are aware that sun-exposure is a risk factor in developing skin cancers.  What many forget, however, is that overexposure to the sun is not the ONLY cause of skin cancers.  The most common skin cancers are basal cell carcinomas, squamous cell carcinomas and malignant melanomas. Here are some tips from Clark Podiatry…