Learn More about miraDry – Dermatologist Scott Paviol, MD

Board Certified Dermatologist Scott Paviol, MD, discusses miraDry – an FDA-cleared, non-surgical treatment that can permanently stop underarm sweat. Mooresville Dermatology Center offers this procedure that is performed in our office with limited recovery. For some with excessive underarm sweat, miraDry can be life-changing.   Call Us to Save $200 on miraDry! Offer Good Through…

FDA Warns: Don’t Give Kids Medicines with Codeine, Tramadol

Agency strengthens warning labels on these medications to address dangers (HealthDay News) — Parents shouldn’t give their children any medications containing the narcotics codeine or tramadol because they can cause life-threatening breathing problems, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration warned Thursday. Warning labels on medications with codeine or tramadol will be strengthened to reflect these…

Joshi Internal Medicine Works Toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition

Joshi Internal Medicine is currently working toward Patient-Centered Medical Home Recognition. According to the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA), a Primary Care Medical Home (PCMH) practice inspires quality in care, cultivates more engaging patient relationships, and captures savings through expanded access and delivery options that align patient preferences with payer and provider capabilities. Joshi Internal…

Health Tip: Coping With Cold Sores

Suggestions to ease discomfort (HealthDay News) — Cold sores are small blisters, triggered a herpes virus, that mostly form on the mouth. The American Academy of Dermatology suggests how to cope with them: Apply an over-the-counter antiviral cold-sore medication that contains docosanol or benzyl alcohol. Apply an ice pack to ease pain, or an over-the-counter…