Los Banos Medical Mission

PADSFI conducted its first dermatologic and surgical mission last July 28, 2017 at the Los Banos Rural Health Center, National Highway, Barangay Anos, Los Banos, Laguna in Cooperation with the International League of Dermatologic Societies (ILDS). There were a total of 254 patients, 50 patients with dermatologic diseases at the out patient disease, 78 minor surgical cases and 126 patients …

Organic Peel and Cosmetic Tattoos

ORGANIC PEELING What is Organic Peel? Organic peeling is basically a form of exfoliation. It removes the outer layer of the skin using organic ingredients. Organic peels sink into the skin targeting deeper layers. It improves the health and appearance of your skin in a natural way. COSMETIC TATOOING Tattooing has been available way back in the glacial age or …

Mohs surgery, Flaps and Grafts, Rhinophyma and Dermabrasion

Mohs micrographic surgery is a meticulous technique in the removal of cancerous skin tumors such as basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, melanoma in situ, merkel cell carcinoma, dermatofibrosarcoma, sebaceous carcinoma and atypical fibroxanthoma, among others. The Mohs surgeon is both the pathologist and surgeon. He or she examines 100% of the specimen under the microscope. The tumor is excised …

Dermoscopy

Last January 29, 2017, a dermoscopy workshop was organized by PADSFI at Ace Spa Hotel, Ortigas. The activity was well attended by members, colleagues and dermatology residents. The objective of the workshop was to familiarize the participants on the importance and proper use of the dermatoscope in our everyday practice as dermatologists and dermatologic surgeons. Dr Jasmin Jamora shared her …