30
JUL
2016

Dr. Sapijaszko becomes the President of the Canadian Dermatology Association

Congratulations to Dr. Mariusz Sapijaszko for becoming the President of the Canadian Dermatology Association. Dr. Sapijaszko is a long standing member of the CSDS and we wish him well in his new leadership post. Dr. Sapijaszko has been active in the CSDS as President and...
09
OCT
2013

Laser Tattoo Removal

History · Tattoos have been used for several thousand years to adorn beauty, provide healing, declare ownership, and castigate or punish. · Termed “stigmata” in ancient Rome or Greece, they identified criminals, slaves, and religious sects. Nowadays certain designs signify a...
24
SEP
2013

Annual Meeting of CSDS Membership

Here is the page for the annual meeting.
06
SEP
2013

New Drug Approved For Advanced Basal Cell Carcinoma

The Food and Drug Administration in the United States approved the first drug to treat the most common form of skin cancer, Basal Cell Carcinoma. It can be used as an alternative for patients who can’t have surgery or radiation treatments. It is also used in patients with...
06
SEP
2013

Reds and browns getting you down?

While not technically a laser, Intense Pulsed Light (IPL) delivers broad-spectrum amplified waves of light to the skin. This device can be used for improvement of sun damage, acne and rosacea, broken blood vessels, dark spots and some birthmarks. Since the IPL produces short...
06
SEP
2013

Things are happening at the CSDS!

There are exciting things happening within the Canadian Society for Dermatologic Surgery! Our new CSDS website is rapidly being populated, and we expect this useful information will help our patients and colleague dermatologic surgeons find what they need to connect and work...