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Our Statement on the Coronavirus (COVID19)

Dear Patients, We are closely monitoring the latest news, guidance, and regulations surrounding the COVID-19 (Coronavirus) pandemic. As healthcare providers, we believe medical dermatology is part of the essential services still available to our communities. We also understand the critical importance of slowing the spread of COVID-19. We fully support the shelter-in-place ordinance and social […]

  • Posted on: Mar 25 2020
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Taking care of the skin with each season

With every seasonal change comes a change in the weather. Some months and seasons are drier while others boast high humidity levels. These changes do not only impact your wardrobe, but your skin care routine. It is almost impossible to maintain the same skin care regimen all year long, as the seasonal changes can have […]

  • Posted on: Mar 15 2020
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Lovely Lips

View More Cases Smooth, perfectly shaped lips are an essential feature of a beautiful face. This is because lips serve to “frame” the teeth when we smile. A lovely smile, as well as the appearance of our lips while at rest and while talking, often affects how we feel about ourselves, how we interact socially […]

  • Posted on: Feb 27 2020
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Understanding Alopecia in Children

While most patients are well-aware of the signs of aging, including hair loss, they are often surprised to see their child experience hair loss and thinning. A young child’s hair loss may come as a surprise, but is not uncommon. Adult thinning and baldness may be caused by something different than a child’s experience. In […]

  • Posted on: Feb 14 2020
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miraDry as an effective treatment for hyperhidrosis (excess sweating)

Patients who experience excessive underarm sweating may be dealing with a condition known as hyperhidrosis. Hyperhidrosis can affect anyone, and can not only be bothersome but embarrassing. In fact, many patients with severe hyperhidrosis may deal with self-confidence concerns. However, this condition can be addressed with the use of an advanced treatment known as miraDry. […]

  • Posted on: Jan 15 2020
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Bumps and Spots – Common Skin Growths After 45

As we mature, women over 45 may notice the sudden development of new skin lesions on the face and body. What are these things? Sometimes occurring singly, or maybe as multiple spots, these skin growths can be unsightly and often cause concern about their potential for skin cancer. In this blogpost, we will explore many […]


Rejuvenate Yourself in 2020: Don’t Forget About Surgery!

Although there are many nonsurgical alternatives now available at the Menkes Clinic for cosmetic rejuvenation of the face and body, do not forget about your surgical options! Read below to learn more about the surgical treatments available at the Menkes Clinic in Mountain View, CA. What are the benefits of surgical treatments when compared to […]


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How can I prevent brown spots on my skin?

Patients will notice continued changes to their skin and body over the years. As we age, it is common to make note of ways in which our skin is different. One complaint many of our patients have when they visit us at The Menkes Clinic in Mountain View, CA is the development of sun spots […]

  • Posted on: Dec 15 2019
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Brown Spots and How to Get Rid of Them

Are you wondering what to do with those dark blotches that continue to appear on your skin, especially on the face? Visiting your dermatologist is the first step in making sure that these spots are not pre-cancerous or even cancerous, and to initiate the proper medical treatment, if needed. Most facial brown spots however, are […]


Hair Loss in Women

Thinning scalp hair is usually not related to serious health issues, but can be a huge source of stress and anxiety for women. In most cases, the reason for hair loss can be determined by consultation and careful examination by a board-certified dermatologist. When the cause of hair loss (also known as alopecia) isn’t clear, […]

  • Posted on: Oct 15 2019
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