Raising Skin Cancer Awareness in Reno with Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Board-Certified Dermatologist Whitney Hovenic, M.D.

Every May, Board-Certified Dermatologists and Dermatology Advanced Practitioners spend extra time raising awareness about skin cancer, the most common cancer in the United States. It is a time to educate and inform our community about all things related to skin cancer. Melanoma Monday is also recognized during May and falls on the first Monday of

Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Board-Certified Dermatologist, Whitney Hovenic Discusses the Importance of Skin Cancer Awareness on KOLO News Now

At Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute we are dedicated to raising awareness about skin cancer daily, not just with our patients but with our community. Our Medical Providers participate in local community events and organizations, including organizations such as the Nevada Cancer Coalition, to ensure that we spread awareness about America’s most common cancer. And

Meet Dr. Zumwalt

“It’s a great day at work when…. you can provide a patient a 98-99% cure rate of their skin cancer and perform their reconstruction within a few hours.” We are excited to welcome Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Board-Certified Dermatologist, Michael Zumwalt, MD. Dr. Zumwalt studied medicine and completed his Dermatology residency at Loma Linda University.

A Skin Cancer Awareness Ask the Expert Session with Adam Wallach, M. D.

At Skin Cancer & Dermatology Institute we believe education creates empowerment about all things related to skin health. During Skin Cancer Awareness Month we share our expert knowledge about skin cancer, preventative measures, and sun safety tips. Today we sit down with Dr. Adam Wallach, Board-Certified Dermatologist, and one of our Medical Providers at our

Meet Dr. Samantha Schneider

Our newest team member literally wrote the book on Dermatology. Please join us in welcoming Samantha Schneider, M.D., Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Board-Certified Dermatologist. She specializes in Mohs surgery, which is a technique that removes a skin cancer with the smallest possible margin. Dr. Schneider is also trained in facial reconstruction to repair the area

Mohs Surgery: How is it Different From Other Skin Cancer Treatments?

mohs surgery

Mohs Surgery is considered the gold standard in skin cancer treatment, offering a high cure rate and other unique benefits.  Mohs Surgery in the Spotlight You may have heard Real Housewives, NASCAR drivers, and even the Kardashians talk about Mohs in the last couple of years.  So, what is it? Here’s the quick answer: Mohs