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We found 5 providers with an interest in skin issues and who accept Humana Simplicity HMO Open Access Gold 02/100 near Plantation, FL.

Dr. Stephanie Ann Caradonna, MD
Specializes in Other, Pediatric Dermatology, Surgical Dermatology
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Stephanie Caradonna works as a pediatric dermatologist and surgical dermatologist. Dr. Caradonna's clinical interests include nail issues, hair problems, and skin issues. She is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health. After completing medical school at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine and the University of Florida College of Medicine, she performed her residency at UNC Hospitals. She has received a 5.0 out of 5 star rating by her patients. Dr. Caradonna is in-network for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold, in addition to other insurance carriers.

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All Interests: Hair Problems, Cosmetic Skin Treatment, Nail Issues, Skin Issues, Skin of Color

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Specializes in Dermatology
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Julie Templet practices dermatology (skin disorders). She has a 5.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. In Dr. Templet's practice, she is particularly interested in skin issues and cosmetic skin treatment. She is in-network for several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield Gold. She obtained her medical school training at the University of Kansas School of Medicine and performed her residency at Hahnemann University Hospital. Dr. Templet is professionally affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

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All Interests: Cosmetic Skin Treatment, Skin Issues

Dr. Matthew Joseph Bonanno, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
1295 Jacaranda Boulevard
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Matthew Bonanno is a medical specialist in plastic surgery. Dr. Bonanno (or staff) speaks Spanish, Greek, and Italian. Areas of expertise for Dr. Bonanno include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Bonanno is affiliated with New York Eye and Ear Infirmary of Mount Sinai (NYEE). He graduated from American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine. Dr. Bonanno has a 4.0 out of 5 star average patient rating. He accepts Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, and more.

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All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic ... (Read more)

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Dr. David Yan, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
8431 Pointe Loop Drive; 2nd Floor
Venice, FL
 

Dr. David Yan's medical specialty is plastic surgery. These areas are among his clinical interests: thigh lift, general reconstruction, and tummy tuck (abdominoplasty). Dr. Yan has received a 4.5 out of 5 star rating by his patients. He honors several insurance carriers, including Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO. Before performing his residency at Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Pennsylvania Hospital, and Nassau University Medical Center, Dr. Yan attended SUNY Upstate Medical University for medical school. His professional affiliations include Venice Regional Bayfront Health, Yale New Haven Health System, and Bayfront Health Port Charlotte. Dr. Yan's practice is open to new patients.

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All Interests: Dermabrasion, Breast Augmentation, Nose Reconstruction, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, ... (Read more)

Dr. Charles L Rodriguez, MD
Specializes in Plastic Surgery
540 The Rialto
Venice, FL
 

Dr. Charles Rodriguez's area of specialization is plastic surgery. Before completing his residency at North Shore University Hospital and Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Dr. Rodriguez attended medical school at New York University (NYU) School of Medicine. Clinical interests for Dr. Rodriguez include eyelid surgery, thigh lift, and general reconstruction. Dr. Rodriguez is an in-network provider for Blue Cross Blue Shield EPO, Blue Cross Blue Shield Bronze, and Blue Cross Blue Shield HMO, in addition to other insurance carriers. Dr. Rodriguez is affiliated with Venice Regional Bayfront Health.

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All Interests: Breast Augmentation, Endoscopic Surgery, Pec Implants, Injectable Fillers, Cosmetic Surgery, Breast ... (Read more)

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What are Skin Issues?

The skin is the largest organ in the body, protecting and covering our more sensitive inner organs. Considering its size and that it is constantly exposed to the elements, the skin is usually relatively problem-free. However that doesn’t mean that issues don’t come up from time to time that might need the help of a professional. The most common skin issues that people seek medical help with are cosmetic issues, acne, eczema, dermatitis, psoriasis, and skin growths.

Professional cosmetic skin treatments exist to treat wrinkles, scars, dark spots, remove excess hair, tone and tighten skin, and otherwise improve the appearance of the skin. They may use lasers, light therapy, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, or many other forms of skin treatment.

Acne occurs when hair follicles become clogged with oil and dead skin cells, most commonly on the face or back. The clogged follicles can then become infected and inflamed. Treatments include antibiotics, anti-inflammatories, and retinoid creams.

Eczema is dry, sensitive skin that causes an itchy red rash, often in response to specific triggers. It is common in childhood but can sometimes last into adulthood. The main treatment involves keeping skin well moisturized.

Dermatitis is the medical name for any kind of skin inflammation or rash. Rashes can happen because of an allergy or contact with an irritating substance. They may be red, itchy, or even painful. They are often treated with antihistamines or moisturizing creams containing cortisone.

Psoriasis is patches of thick, red skin that is covered in silvery scales. It is often itchy and sore. Psoriasis is thought to be caused by an immune disorder, and it runs in families. Psoriasis is not contagious. There is no cure, but there are medicated creams available to treat the symptoms.

Skin growths, including warts and moles, are usually not serious. However, some skin growths should be examined by a doctor to make sure they don’t cause problems in the future. Warts are harmless, rough, bumpy growths caused by a viral infection. They occur most often on the hands and feet. Because they are caused by a virus, they are contagious. Moles are brown or black spots that are sometimes raised slightly from the surface of the skin. They happen when clumps of pigment cells form in a cluster instead of spread out. Moles are harmless except that they are more vulnerable to cancer than other parts of the skin. Skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States, and its risk increases with sun exposure and fair skin tone.

Skin issues can be embarrassing or irritating, but most are minor and can be treated without serious problems. Some, however, can be a sign of a more significant issue, so it is important to see a doctor for anything out of the ordinary.