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COVID-19: Important Information

With coronavirus (COVID-19), the safety of Alta Vista Dermatology patients and visitors remains our top priority. We have taken necessary precautions and implemented infection prevention protocols in the treatment of patients. Alta Vista Dermatology is closely monitoring COVID-19 developments in partnership with our local and state health departments and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Alta Vista Dermatology asks that you not…

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Skin Cancer Surgery/Treatment in Denver, CO

The Most Common Form Of Skin Cancer Goes Untreated… (GRAPHIC PHOTO)

Many people object to their Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC) being treated and excised, if necessary. Even at Alta Vista Dermatology, we have patients who fear we are being ‘too conservative’ when we proactively treat certain lesions such as BCC. Often times these patients state that because BCC is so slow growing, there should not be…

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Skin Cancer Surgery/Treatment in Denver, CO

The Truth About Tanning

It has been ingrained in us to believe a tan represents youth and beauty and while most people understand the risks involved with achieving societies thoughts of ‘beauty’ they still continue to put themselves at risk. According to a new American Academy of Dermatology survey, “71% of 18-34 year-old women know that there is no…

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FDA Approves Kybella!

The FDA has finally approved the injectable, Kybella, a treatment for men and women with moderate to severe fat below the chin also known as the ‘double chin’. Kybella, now owned by the cosmetic pharmaceutical giant, Allergan, is injected directly into the fat with a series of injections. Some patients require up to 6 treatments…

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Now Offering HALO ™ – The World’s First Hybrid Fractional Laser!

We are excited to announce the newest addition to the family of cosmetic and corrective lasers currently offered at Alta Vista Dermatology – The HALO™ Fractional Laser by Sciton! Over time, our skin begins to lose its youthful glow due to sun damage and the aging process. Due to the ability to determine the necessary…

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