Florida summertime brings some of the harshest heat and sun strength in the country, and it’s important to protect your skin against the dangerous UV rays. Here we break down some of the most commonly asked questions from the Skin Cancer Foundation Journal 2018. Q: Do I really need to wear sunscreen if I’m in … More Sunscreen Facts and Myths
The Ponte Vedra Beach Rotary Club recognized Dr. Ng this week for her exemplary service and contributions to the Rotary Foundation. She is pictured here with last year’s recipient, Bruce Barber (left), and Rotary Club president, Billy Wagner (right). Dr. Ng works tirelessly even during her time away from the office to make sure our … More Dr. Ng Honored by Rotary Club
Dr. Ng recently hosted 50 Ponte Vedra Rotarians and their partners for a wonderful night out at the Jacksonville Symphony Orchestra. We’re so lucky to have such talented musicians here in our community!
From our office family to yours, wishing you holiday season and New Year filled with love and cheer! The office will be closed from December 22nd – 26th, and January 1st.
Last month, the Rotary Club of Ponte Vedra Beach awarded our very own Dr. Christine Ng with the Service Above Self Award for “upholding and furthering the principals and ideals of the Rotary way of life”. This is Rotary’s highest honor, and recognizes individuals who demonstrate their commitment to helping others by volunteering their time … More Dr. Ng Honored with Service Award
One of the most frequently searched questions on Google is: is tanning safe in moderation? In the Spring 2017 issue of Cancer Today, Dr. DeAnn Lazovich of the University of Michigan shares her insights. In the United States, about 1 out of every 50 people will be diagnosed with melanoma – the most aggressive form of … More Is Tanning Safe in Moderation?
A kind, humble man loved by all, Dr. Wil Alexander officiated Dr. Ng’s wedding to her husband almost 30 years ago. Dr. Alexander was an educator at the Loma Linda University School of Medicine, where Dr. Ng received her training. There, he founded and became director of the Center for Spiritual Life and Wholeness, a base from … More In Memory of Dr. Alexander
Here in Florida various insects are part of our outdoor reality, particularly during warmer months and in more humid environments. We see many patients who have been bitten while doing yard work or even while going for a walk. What can we do to protect our skin while still being able to enjoy our favorite outdoor … More What Can I Do To Stop Getting Bitten?
Contrary to what has been widely believed and reported for many years, sunscreens are safe in children and can even be used on infants under 6 months. At the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) meeting this summer, Dr. Mercedes Gonzalez from the University of Miami covered this topic specifically. She explained that while infant skin is … More Is Sunscreen Safe for Babies?
What is it? Microneedling is quickly becoming the most popular treatment to reverse the effects of age, sun damage, and other environmental and lifestyle factors we may encounter. It is a skin rejuvenation procedure that improves fine lines, acne scars, and discolorations on any part of the body. This amazing treatment gives patients results as … More Do I Need Microneedling / Collagen Induction Therapy?