Our San Antonio - Stone Oak location has closed. Dr. Petr will now see all patients at U.S. Dermatology Partners San Antonio.

Category: Skin Cancer

10 Places You Might Not Think to Check for Skin Cancer

September 25, 2018

The majority of skin cancer cases occur in the “obvious” locations – those plac

What You Should Know About Punch and Shave Biopsies

August 28, 2018

If you have a skin lesion or growth, it’s very likely that your dermatologist will

The Best Way to Prevent Skin Cancer

August 23, 2018

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the U.S. In fact, according to the S

Six Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Skin Cancer

June 6, 2018

Despite all the information available about how to prevent skin cancer, the number of

The Top 7 Skin Cancer Myths Debunked

May 15, 2018

Skin cancer is fairly common, and so is our tendency to underestimate how serious it

How to Help Your Teen Understand the Long-Term Risks of a Tan

May 8, 2018

Tans have long been a ritual of summer. Getting that deep, golden glow is often equat

What’s So Different About Nodular Melanoma?

April 18, 2018

Nodular melanoma is an extremely dangerous and fast-growing form of melanoma, the dea

Is This Black Spot Under My Toenail Cancer?

March 8, 2018

Dermatologists often see patients concerned about a black spot under their nail. Whil

U.S. Dermatology Partners Nonsurgical Radiotherapy Skin Cancer Treatment

Nonsurgical Radiotherapy for Skin Cancer

March 2, 2018

Radiotherapy for skin cancer has been used to successfully treat non-melanoma skin cancers and keloids for over 50 years.

Is Skin Cancer Genetic or Environmental?

March 2, 2018

Roughly half of all Americans who live to the age of 65 will have some type of skin c

The Pros and Cons of Skin Cancer Treatment Options

January 16, 2018

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer, with some 3.5 million cases diagnosed

Stages of Skin Cancer

November 30, 2017

Skin cancers are by far the most common type of cancer. According to the National Can

Does an Itchy Mole Mean It’s Cancerous? Mole Myths Debunked

November 9, 2017

Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer, with more than 3.5 million cases diagn

Does Vitamin B3 Protect Against Skin Cancer?

October 31, 2017

Vitamin B3 (nicotinamide, also called niacinamide) may offer protection for those who

Grapevine & Heritage Dermatology Joins U.S. Dermatology Partners

September 8, 2017

Same Great Team! Same Great Location!

Grapevine and Heritage have joined to become