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The images are from a patient that board-certified dermatologist Dr. Neil Shah recently saw here at Clarus Dermatology. The large, harmless tumor was determined to most likely be a giant skin tag, known formally as a giant fibroepithelial polyp.
When a Giant Polyp Becomes a Literal Pain in the Butt

You don’t see tumors that look like this everyday - and if you’re a little squeamish, you may not want to see tumors that look like this ever. The images...

Now that spring is in full swing and we are spending more time outside, Clarus Dermatology wants our patients to be mindful of their exposure to the sun’s damaging ultraviolet A (UVA) and ultraviolet B (UVB) rays. Even if it’s cloudy outside, the sun’s rays are still harmful to your skin, and we want to make sure you take the steps in this guide to stay protected.
A Guide to Help Protect Your Skin from the Sun

Now that spring is in full swing and we are spending more time outside, Clarus Dermatology wants our patients to be mindful of their exposure to the sun’s damaging ultraviolet...

Schedule Your Next Appointment At Our New Locations

Clarus Dermatology physicians and physician assistants will now be seeing patients at three North Memorial facilities: New Hope, Minnetonka and Maple Grove. While we have seen patients at these locations...

Could this be Skin Cancer? Is this changing spot on the cheek of a 25 year old woman something to be concerned about? It’s here that we encounter a tale of two diagnoses - one benign, one cancerous - and the harsh difficulty of grey areas in medicine.
Could This Be Skin Cancer? A Tale of Two Diagnoses and the Difficulty of Grey Areas in Medicine

Could this be skin cancer? Is this changing spot on the cheek of a 25 year old woman something to be concerned about? Dr. Neil Shah evaluated the growth and...

The results are in…Clarus Dermatology scores highly in patient satisfaction

Fairview Physician Associates (FPA) conducts patient satisfaction surveys of all of the FPA-associated specialty groups every 2 years. We just completed our survey for 2016 and the results are fantastic!...

Clarus Dermatology and Dr. Shah featured on Twin Cities Live

Dr. Shah was just featured on Twin Cities Live discussing and demonstrating the revolutionary Ultrashape body sculpting treatment. This is a zero-downtime, nonsurgical and painless way to remove fat in...

Dr. Shah makes Top Doctors list again

Dr. Shah was named to Minnesota Monthly's Top Doctors list for 2014. This list is compiled from selections by other physicians of the 'top doctors' in the state.

Saturday hours now available!

Mayo-trained, board-certified dermatologist Dr. Katherine Brick will be seeing patients on Saturdays at our Saint Anthony Location. Please contact us at: contact@clarusdermatology.com or 612.213.2370 to book an appointment.

Extended hours and Saturday clinic coming this fall!

We are pleased to announce expanded access to our dermatologists! Starting this fall we will be offering appointments between 7:30am and 6pm Monday-Friday. Saturday clinic hours will also be available...