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