• ASDS: Sun damage treatments up 63% in 2 years

    2 monthes ago - By Healio

    Skin cancer and sun damage procedures, along with laser-, light- and energy-based procedures, have all increased since 2017, according to dermatologist members in the 2018 Survey on Dermatologic Procedures.
    American Society for Dermatologic Surgery member dermatologists performed more than 12.5 million medically necessary and cosmetic procedures in 2018, an increase of 7.5% from 2017 and a 60% increase since 2012, according to a press release from ASDS. In addition, sun damage treatments were up 63% in just 2 years.
    Skin cancer treatments have persistently been the most performed
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