Tampa Dermatologic Surgeon
4651 Van Dyke Rd.
Lutz, Florida 33558 US
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Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology

Memberships

American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)

Education

  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: The University of South Florida
    Medical: MD, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 2004
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General & Plastic Surgery, University of California San Francisco
    Resident: Dermatology, Georgetown University Hospital, 2007
    Fellowship: Dermatologic Surgery, American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery, with Drs. Pearon Lang and Joel Cook, 2008

Treatments offered at Suncoast Skin Solutions

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I've have been using retin A tretinoin 0.1% for years. i decided to go to a dermatologist and she reduced the %, why?

Unless you haven't been using the 0.1% daily for a long time, there is no reason to reduce the strength. Tretinoin comes in three strengths; from... READ MORE

What are treatment options for removing small flat moles?

Microdermabrasion and laser treatments work effectively for sun spots because they are superficial on the skin. Moles (nevi) are deeper in the skin,... READ MORE

I'm wondering if I have melasma or vitilago? (Photo)

You have melasma, also known as "the mask of pregnancy" which is a condition caused by a combination of two things, hormones and sun exposure. Options... READ MORE

To what extent does Retin-A actually transform the top layer of skin and clogged pores?

Skin is constantly renewing itself, shedding dead skin and replacing it with new skin. Retin-A (retinoic acid) works at the cellular level to increase... READ MORE

Can you get facial cysts with Roscea?

Cysts on the face are very serious because they can cause scarring, as you have already experienced. They should be treated aggressively, and... READ MORE

I am suffering from severe acne, and my dermatologist suggested me to go on accutane.

Isotretinoin (Accutane) should be dosed 0.5-2 mg/kg. Based on your weight you should take as little as 47 mg to as high as 190 mg/day. More... READ MORE

Ideas to get rid of acne?

Acne can be a very frustrating thing to treat. There are several different types of acne (cystic acne, blackheads/whiteheads, and inflammatory acne... READ MORE

Can I take Isotretinoin-20 and Omeprazole-20 at the same time?

There are no noted interactions between Omeprazole and Isotretinoin. Make sure your physicians know all the medications you are taking and are... READ MORE

Is this a biofilm reaction or just excess HA? i had JUV in smile lines and lips before several times no complications (photo)

Under eye lines are difficult to treat. I have seen this type of swelling from filler injection to the under eye area; it does not represent an... READ MORE

What is "cytotoxic dermatitis with Eosinophils" biopsied from rash on lower legs and will it effect me having Juvederm in face?

It sounds like you are having a hypersensitivity reaction- "cytotoxic dermatitis with eosinophils" is more a description than a complete diagnosis. It... READ MORE

Before and After Photos by Dr. Ewanowski

Christopher Ewanowski, MD has shared 2 before and after pictures with 9 helpful votes from the RealSelf community.

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Board Certifications
Board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology
Memberships
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)
Education
  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: The University of South Florida
    Medical: MD, University of South Florida College of Medicine, 2004
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: General & Plastic Surgery, University of California San Francisco
    Resident: Dermatology, Georgetown University Hospital, 2007
    Fellowship: Dermatologic Surgery, American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery, with Drs. Pearon Lang and Joel Cook, 2008

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I've have been using retin A tretinoin 0.1% for years. i decided to go to a dermatologist and she reduced the %, why?

Unless you haven't been using the 0.1% daily for a long time, there is no reason to reduce the strength. Tretinoin comes in three strengths; from... READ MORE

What are treatment options for removing small flat moles?

Microdermabrasion and laser treatments work effectively for sun spots because they are superficial on the skin. Moles (nevi) are deeper in the skin,... READ MORE

I'm wondering if I have melasma or vitilago? (Photo)

You have melasma, also known as "the mask of pregnancy" which is a condition caused by a combination of two things, hormones and sun exposure. Options... READ MORE

To what extent does Retin-A actually transform the top layer of skin and clogged pores?

Skin is constantly renewing itself, shedding dead skin and replacing it with new skin. Retin-A (retinoic acid) works at the cellular level to increase... READ MORE

Can you get facial cysts with Roscea?

Cysts on the face are very serious because they can cause scarring, as you have already experienced. They should be treated aggressively, and... READ MORE

I am suffering from severe acne, and my dermatologist suggested me to go on accutane.

Isotretinoin (Accutane) should be dosed 0.5-2 mg/kg. Based on your weight you should take as little as 47 mg to as high as 190 mg/day. More... READ MORE

Ideas to get rid of acne?

Acne can be a very frustrating thing to treat. There are several different types of acne (cystic acne, blackheads/whiteheads, and inflammatory acne... READ MORE

Can I take Isotretinoin-20 and Omeprazole-20 at the same time?

There are no noted interactions between Omeprazole and Isotretinoin. Make sure your physicians know all the medications you are taking and are... READ MORE

Is this a biofilm reaction or just excess HA? i had JUV in smile lines and lips before several times no complications (photo)

Under eye lines are difficult to treat. I have seen this type of swelling from filler injection to the under eye area; it does not represent an... READ MORE

What is "cytotoxic dermatitis with Eosinophils" biopsied from rash on lower legs and will it effect me having Juvederm in face?

It sounds like you are having a hypersensitivity reaction- "cytotoxic dermatitis with eosinophils" is more a description than a complete diagnosis. It... READ MORE

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