“Electronic skin” that can feel….

“Scientists have found a way to power an experimental kind of electronic skin using solar energy in a further step towards the development of prosthetic limbs or robots with a sense of touch.” Click here to read full article. credit: news.yahoo.com Continue Reading

Did You Know?

Did you know that our physicians are proud and long-time members of the following medical & dermatologic organizations:   Continue Reading

Sleep Loss and Eczema Often Go Hand in Hand

Tips for Improving Sleep Sleep loss is perhaps the most notable quality of life aspect impacted by eczema. Itchiness, discomfort and pain can all keep eczema sufferers up at night. Lack of sleep negatively impacts mood, and daytime functioning, and this can create a vicious cycle. Here are some tips for improving sleep, and hopefully… Continue Reading

Eczema During Pregnancy

Report from the American Academy of Dermatology Conference Eczema is not only a childhood condition; many adults suffer with eczema as well. Interestingly, many women report an increase in their eczema symptoms during pregnancy. Eczema Society of Canada was interested in this phenomenon; does pregnancy trigger eczema flares? Dr. Murase, a dermatologist certified with the… Continue Reading

Sun protection & Anti-aging Treatments:

No matter who we are, where we live or what we do for a living, there is something we all have in common: we all live under the same sun. Our big beautiful sun warms us up, helps us make vitamin D, and puts us in a good mood. It also causes sun damage in… Continue Reading

FREE Life with Eczema Education Series

Join us this April in Toronto, Vancouver and Halifax    Interested in learning more about eczema? Join us at our eczema education event to  hear from dermatology experts on topics including managing eczema, hand eczema, safety of treatments, natural options, and learn about the new treatments coming to Canada. Bring your questions for the experts… Continue Reading

Getting Ready for Wedding Day:

Weddings can be a great joy to plan, look forward to or be an intricate part of. Of course there is always the stress associated with planning or being the main attraction. Whether you are the bride, groom, family or friend, we can help relieve some of that stress for you. We can get you… Continue Reading

Microneedling in 2017: Anti-aging & Scar Treatments

There is a new treatment in town and it is getting rave reviews! Several years ago we started (one of the first in Toronto) using Dermaroller here at TDC, with very good results, little downtime and minimal discomfort. Then, about a year later the eDS, or electro dermastamp was introduced to Canada and our clinic.… Continue Reading

Skin cancer selfies go viral (illustrating the dangers of tanning)…

Meet Mag Murphy, a 45-year-old Dublin woman, “discovered the growth of precancerous cells on her face and was prescribed a topical treatment for a month. She’s documenting this extremely painful-looking process on her Facebook page, “Mag’s Murphys Journey,” with daily updates to share the dangers of unprotected tanning with the world”. Check it out here. Image… Continue Reading

Happy Family Day

Please note our office will be closed from Saturday, February 18th to Monday, February 20th. We wish everyone a safe and wonderful long weekend! Continue Reading

What to look for: ABCDEs of melanoma

The American Academy of Dermatology has created an easy-and-simple to follow guide (ABCDEs of melanoma). Along with other resourceful tools for you and your family to use to self-examine and keep track of your moles. If you see anything changing, itching or bleeding on your skin, speak to your dermatologist and seek proper care.   Continue Reading

CTV News Interview: CoolSculpting

Check out this interview on CTV News about CoolSculpting, a non-invasive fat reduction technology. This treatment is available at Toronto Dermatology Centre. If you’re interested and want to get a FREE consultation call (416) 633-0001 or email cosmetic@torontodermatologycentre.com today. CTV News Interview: CoolSculpting Continue Reading

Botox helps patient with crippling migraines get her life back

Victoria Miller began to suffer from her headaches after having meningitis. The pain often left her bedridden for days at a time and affected her life. She tried around 35 different drugs to ease her symptoms but none worked. But in January she was given a series of Botox injections as a last-ditch attempt. After 5 rounds of treatment… Continue Reading

What exactly is a dermatologist? What kind of training is involved?

In Canada, the name “dermatologist” is reserved for medical specialists who have earned a medical degree and have completed an intensive five-year program of advanced medical and surgical training in the prevention, recognition and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair, and nails. To read more about “What is a Dermatologist?” click here.   Continue Reading

Psoriasis patient emerges from years of suffering

Lyn Chittick has battled severe psoriasis for half a century. But only now does she seem to be winning. The first indication of a problem was a small lump that appeared on her chest when she was 10 years old. At that time, says the Ontario resident, her family doctor did not diagnose psoriasis. Click… Continue Reading

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