I’ve run my dermatology practice for over two decades, and in that time I’ve sought to learn every way in which I can make a visit to my office a better experience. I can admit it — nobody wants to go to the doctor’s office. Whether it be for a…

I have been running my dermatology practice for over two decades, something that I can admit is not a small feat. After graduating medical school I worked for a time at a dermatology practice that offered cosmetic procedures, but my desire to stop the epidemic that is skin cancer pushed…

Tim Ioannides, MD is the founder and head physician of Treasure Coast Dermatology, a dermatological practice in eastern Florida. With five locations serving Martin, Saint Lucie, and Indian River counties — known as the “Treasure Coast” of Florida — the practice exclusively offers medical dermatological services, focusing on the prevention…

The philosopher Aristotle said, “It is well to be up before daybreak, for such habits contribute to health, wealth, and wisdom.” More colloquially, you may have heard the old Benjamin Franklin saying: “early to bed, and early to rise makes a man healthy, wealthy and wise.” …

It feels good to be in the sunshine. Just look at how cats tend to find sun patches and lounge lazily in them for hours, enjoying the warmth and light it brings. Unfortunately, humans lack the protective layer of fur that animals have and for us too much sun exposure…

Another new year has come around, and with it countless people will be making new year’s resolutions. From starting a new diet, to creating a new exercise regime, to remembering sunscreen every day, whether you stick to them religiously or not resolutions have the ability to give us a much-needed…

When we move from the spring to summer months and temperatures begin to rise, retailers often push their sunscreen displays to the front of the store. Feeling the heat of the sun on your skin and squinting in its sunny rays are constant reminders of the damage sun exposure can…

As we move into the coldest months of the year, it can be easy to forget about the dangers of sun exposure when you’re feeling the chilly temperatures of winter. However, sun exposure can occur when and where you least expect it, and that includes on cloudy days and in…

As we move into the tail-end of summer, for many of us this year has simultaneously felt like it has flown by and dragged on endlessly. Thankfully, with the Labor Day weekend ahead we can take the opportunity to get some much needed relaxation in the final warm days of…

Tim Ioannides MD

Dr. Tim Ioannides is the founder of Treasure Coast Dermatology located in Port Saint Lucie, Florida

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