Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.


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Appointment Request
For your convenience, you can click here to send us an email requesting an appointment at our office in Duluth or call (678) 417-6900...

New Patients
...You can also save some time by printing out and completing the patient forms in advance of your appointment...

Patient Privacy
...We may use or disclose your protected health information, as necessary, to contact you by telephone or mail to remind you of your appointment...

Notice of Privacy Practices
... - Appointment Reminders...

Skin Cancer Check Up
...  This requires an appointment every 6 months with your dermatologist to evaluate your skin and determine that none of the abnormalities on your skin are worrisome...

Restylane and Perlane
... Contact us by phone to schedule an appointment at our Norcross, GA or Duluth, GA location...

Sculptra Aesthetic
... Contact us by phone to schedule an appointment at our Norcross, GA or Duluth, GA location...

Xeomin Treatments
... If you’re interested in Xeomin to treat or prevent wrinkles and fine lines, contact us by phone to schedule an appointment at our Norcross, GA or Duluth, GA location...

Botox
... Contact us by phone to schedule an appointment at our  Duluth, GA location...

Protecting Your Skin from Sun Damage
...Aside from skin tone, factors that may increase your risk for sun damage and skin cancer include: Previously treated for cancer Family history of skin cancer Several moles Freckles Typically burn before tanning Blond, red or light brown hair If you detect unusual moles, spots or changes in your skin, or if your skin easily bleeds, make an appointment with our practice...

Dermatology Staff
... Please call our office at (678) 417-6900 to make an appointment...

Dermatology Office
... Peachtree Corners, GA 30092 (678) 417-6900 Call for special pricing Office Hours Monday: 7:30 AM - 5:00 PM Tuesday: 9:00 AM - 7:00 PM Wednesday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Thursday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Friday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Saturday: 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Cosmetic Consultations by Appointment Only Sunday: Closed Click here for door-to-door driving directions Appointments We know you have many choices when choosing an dermatologist in Duluth, GA so we have made requesting an appointment a simple and convenient process via our Web site...

Some Amazing Dermatological Services to Consider
...Then schedule an appointment with Cole Dermatology & Aesthetic Center in Duluth, GA, to figure out what skin treatment will meet your needs...

Acne
...If you have questions or concerns about caring for your skin, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Acne scars
...  Radiofrequency requires repeat appointments...

Acne products: How to avoid allergic reaction
... At the beginning of this appointment, be sure to explain your concerns...

Isotretinoin: Treatment for severe acne
... Return to your dermatologist every month for a follow-up appointment...

Moles
  If a mole starts to grow, itch, or bleed, make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Acanthosis nigricans
...If it appears suddenly, you should immediately make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Head Lice
...Make an appointment to see a dermatologist for help getting rid of the head lice...

Nail fungus
... To clear the fungus, it’s important to: Use the treatment exactly as prescribed Apply (or take) the medicine for as long as prescribed Keep all follow-up appointments with your dermatologist Nail fungus can be stubborn...

Ringworm
...It’s important to keep all follow-up appointments with your dermatologist...

Fillers
...To help you get the most benefit from this appointment, the AAD recommends: Ask questions...

Hyperhidrosis
... Prepare for your appointment with a dermatologist...

Hair loss
...You may need to make a few appointments...

Lichen planus
...You also should keep all appointments with your dentist and get cleanings at least twice a year...

Lupus and your skin
...   If you see anything on your skin that is changing in size, shape, or color, make an appointment to see your dermatologist...

Pityriasis rosea
... Pityriasis rosea: Tips for managing If you suspect that you have pityriasis rosacea, dermatologists recommend that you: Make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Actinic keratosis
... You should keep every appointment...

Basal cell carcinoma
...If you see any of the following on your skin, you should immediately make an appointment to see a dermatologist: Dome-shaped skin growth with visible blood vessels...

Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP)
...  It is very important to keep all follow-up appointments...

Imiquimod: A treatment for some skin cancers, genital warts
...  Return for follow-up appointments...

Melanoma
...When examining your skin for melanoma, you want to look for the warning signs, which are called the ABCDEs of melanoma :   If you find anything that looks like it could be melanoma, immediately make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Merkel cell carcinoma
... It is important for patients diagnosed with MCC to: Keep all appointments with their doctors...

Sebaceous carcinoma
...If you notice a growth on your eyelid that remains despite treatment, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Squamous cell carcinoma
...   Look at your skin: If you see anything growing or changing, immediately make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Skin cancer in people of color
...If you have a growth on your skin that is getting bigger, a patch of scaly skin, or a dark streak under or around a nail, make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Next steps after a melanoma diagnosis
...Still, there is a risk, so it is important to keep all appointments for exams and tests...

Atopic dermatitis
...If skin care has not been a regular part of your child’s treatment, you should make an appointment for your child to see a dermatologist...

Contact dermatitis
...If the rash worsens or remains for 2 weeks, make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Stasis dermatitis
...Managing the disease often involves: Wearing compression stockings Elevating your legs as needed Following a skin care plan Applying medicine when you have a flare   You’ll also need to see your dermatologist for follow-up appointments...

Skin Self-Exam: How to Do
... If you notice a spot that is different from others, or that changes, itches or bleeds, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Dry skin relief
... If these tips do not bring relief, make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Preventing skin conditions in athletes
...If you or your athletes notice anything on their skin that itches, burns or is infected, make an appointment to see a board-certified dermatologist or sports medicine doctor...

How to Treat Hives in Children
...If your child’s hives persist or continue to recur, make an appointment to see a board-certified dermatologist...

Manicure and pedicure safety
... If you have questions or concerns about caring for your nails, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

How to Style Hair Without Damage
... If you have questions or concerns about caring for your hair, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Tips for Healthy Hair
... If you have questions about caring for your hair, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

How to remove gum without cutting hair
... If you have questions or concerns about caring for your hair, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...

Coloring and perming tips
... If you have questions about caring for your hair, you should make an appointment to see a dermatologist...