I WOULD LOVE TO OWN......?

I would love to own a copy of John James Audubons’ The Birds of America.”  In 1838, at the end of the 13 year project, Audubon had produced 435 copperplate etchings which were water-colored by hand.

FAVORITE QUOTE:

“Never lose a chance of saying a kind word”  William Thackery

WHAT BOOKS HAVE YOU RECENTLY READ?

The Master Switch: The Rise and Fall of Information Empires, Tim Wu

Can the internet be dominated by a monopoly or cartel?  Wu shows how corporate leviathans came to dominate radio, television and film- and how history could repeat itself with consolidation of the Internet.

 

Judgement of Paris: California vs. France and the Historic 1976 Paris Tasting that Revolutionized Wine, George M. Taber

The story of the blind tasting in Paris that shocked the industry when previously unknown California wines were selected over the best wines that France had to offer.  It is also a wonderful history of the development of enology, not only in 1970’s Napa, but around the world (South America, Australia, South Africa, etc).

HEALTH AND BEAUTY TIP?

Prevent melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer with a yearly, full-body skin screening!

BEST SKIN CARE TIP?

Aging changes are due to cumulative sun exposure. Use a broad spectrum SPF 30 sunscreen EVERY day.  Don’t forget your lips!

AFFILIATIONS

American Academy of Dermatology

American College of Physicians

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

American Medical Association

Bexar County Medical Society

Texas Dermatologic Society

Texas Medical Association

PROCEDURES PERFORMED

Aesthetic Injectables including Botox

Chemical Peels

Dermal Fillers including  Restylane and Juvederm

Energy/Light-Based Therapies

Facial Rejuvenation

General Dermatology

Laser Surgery

Scar Revision

Skin-Cancer Surgery

Skin Care

Skin Rejuvenation

Subcision

Surgical Treatment for fingernail and toenail problems

COVID-19 UPDATE

WE ARE REOPENING ALL 3 LOCATIONS MAY 4TH

As a precautionary measure, if you are experiencing fever, cough, shortness of breath, or any flu like symptoms, or have been tested for COVID-19, or placed under any quarantine please call a PCP and then call our office to reschedule.

A mask must be worn by both the patient and physician or the physician’s delegate when in proximity of the patient (meaning less than a 6-foot distance between the patient and the physician or the physician’s delegate).

Before any encounter, patients will be screened for potential symptoms of COVID-19 or verified previously screened within last 20 days, temperature will be taken.

Do not bring guests. Please have them comfortably wait outside of the building or in a car in the parking lot. Patients who are minors will require only one accompanying parent.

There will be no penalty charges for canceled appointments for the month of May.

The waiting rooms will not have magazines. Please bring your own reading material.

If we feel that you are at risk, we may ask you to put a mask for the protection of yourself and others.

Thank you for your understanding and cooperation.

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