FREE Seminar on Skin Cancer Prevention and Skin Care

Posted by: Matt Burkhart in Tips, WGV Events

docSkin cancer is the most common form of cancer throughout the United States. Over the past 31 years, more people have had skin cancer than any other form of cancers combined. It is said that one in five Americans will develop some form of skin cancer during their lifetime.

There is some good news. Skin cancer can be prevented with the proper steps and caution. On Thursday, May 31 at 7:00 pm Dr. Robert Brown of North Florida Dermatology Associates will be presenting a free seminar on Skin Care and Skin Prevention. Hosted by the Davidson Realty as part of their Davidson Speaker Series, Dr. Brown will discuss the importance of sun protection, regular skin check-ups and how to navigate the sea of SPF (Sun Protection Factor) ratings.  Dr. Brown will also discuss how important it is for children to be aware of skin cancer at an early age. “Rates of skin cancer in children, teens and young adults are growing at an alarming rate,” Dr. Brown cautioned.  Throughout the seminar, Dr. Brown will be answering questions, providing insights, and giving advice for minimizing skin aging and maximizing skin health.

After completing his undergraduate degree at Duke University, Dr. Brown received his medical degree from the State University of New York Health Science Center.  Completing a three year residency in dermatology at the Medical College of Virginia, Dr. Brown is Board Certified in dermatology.  He has published a number of dermatologic journal articles and completed a variety of dermatologic research projects.  Beside general dermatology, Dr. Brown specializes in dermatologic surgery, chemical peels, sclerotherapy for spider veins, laser surgery, tumescent liposculpture, tattoo removals.  He is a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons, American Academy of Dermatology, Duval County Medical Society, Jacksonville Dermatology Society, Clay County Medical Society and is Board Certified in Dermatology.

Serving the greater area of Jacksonville since 1983, North Florida Dermatology Associates is a leading dermatologic practice in Northeast Florida. For more information about the practice and Dr. Brown, please visit


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