Episode 46: An Open Dialogue on the Use of Devices in DermatologyRelease Date: February 23, 2023
In Episode 46 of Derms and Conditions, our host James Q. Del Rosso, DO, sits down with Joel L. Cohen, MD, founder of AboutSkin Dermatology in Denver, Colorado. The two discuss how Dr. Cohen incorporated laser procedures and cosmetics into his general medical dermatology practice.
Dr. Cohen takes us back to the beginning of how his dermatology career evolved to include integration of devices and cosmetic procedures. He strategically chose an IPL device as his first purchase so that he could treat a variety of conditions important to his patients. He then reviews additional pearls and pitfalls as he looked to expand into other devices. These practical tips range from how to choose a device based on versatility and consumables to how to counsel patients on what to expect throughout the treatment course.
The use of devices and procedures in dermatology continues to evolve and expand in clinical applications. If you are looking to add any devices, such as lasers and lights, or cosmetic dermatology into your practice, you won’t want to miss this episode with a dermatologist who has extensive expertise and experience in this important area of dermatology.