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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Our Services
... Fillers Chemical Peels Microdermabrasion Scars Acne Moles (Nevi) Psoriasis Rashes Eczema Cysts Shingles Chicken Pox Dermatits Poison Ivy Boils Hair Infections Spider Veins Rosacea Skin Cancers Warts Wrinkles   Acne Acne is the most frequent skin condition seen by medical professionals...

Dermabrasion is a skin rejuvenating technique used effectively for treating deeper lines and wrinkles, eliminating acne and other facial scars and removing pre-cancerous skin cells...

Dermatology Staff
...These treatments are designed to minimize the appearance of fine lines, scars, acne, and environmentally damaged skin...

... Acne: Overview Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States...

Acne scars
... Acne scars: Overview If acne scars bother you, safe and effective treatment is available...

Acne products: How to avoid allergic reaction
...The FDA says one of these acne-fighting ingredients may have caused the allergic reaction...

Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin
...Fortunately, acne can often be reduced with simple changes to a person’s skin care routine...

Adult acne
...A treatment that worked so well during our teen years can be useless — or make acne worse...

Isotretinoin: Treatment for severe acne
...This type of acne causes deep, painful cysts and nodules...

... Subtype 2: Acne-like breakouts Signs and symptoms   Acne-like breakouts, usually where the skin is very red...

Keratosis pilaris
...“Keratosis pilaris and prevalence of acne vulgaris: a cross-sectional study...

Hidradenitis suppurativa
... Hidradenitis suppurativa: Overview Also called acne inversa What is hidradenitis suppurativa...

Nummular dermatitis
...Isotretinoin, a prescription medicine sometimes used to treat severe acne, seems to increase the risk for this skin problem...

How to Shave
...Shaving can irritate your skin, making acne worse...

Get the most from your skin care products
...From anti-aging serums to acne medications, many adults and teens regularly apply medications or treatments to their skin...

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Knoxville, TN Dermatologist
Robert C. Griffith, MD
6311 Kingston Pike Suite 22E
Knoxville, TN 37919
(865) 588-1361
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Monday:7:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Tuesday:7:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Wednesday:7:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Thursday:7:30 AM - 05:00 PM
Friday:7:30 AM - 05:00 PM