Clarus Blog

June 6, 2022
Summer Fun in the Sun: Protect your Kids!

School’s almost out and everyone (especially the kids) are looking forward to a break from the regimented schedules and early wake-up calls. Parents are often looking for fun activities for...

May 2, 2022
Micrographic Surgery
May 1, 2022
Learn The Facts About Melanoma

Melanoma is the deadliest form of skin cancer and is responsible for roughly 10,000 deaths each year in the US. Incidence has increased by 40% over the past ten years,...

April 18, 2022
Reminder About Sun Protection

As we are headed into the summer months I like to remind my patients about sun protection. Most people think that sun protection simply involves using sunscreen in order to...

April 11, 2022
Introducing our Newest Physician Assistant

Erin Layne, MPAS, PA-C Physician Assistant Erin Layne, MPAS, PA-C earned her Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from James Madison University in Harrisonburg, Virginia. Before that, she earned her...

March 21, 2022
Introducing our Newest Physician Assistant

Katelyn Krueger, MPAS, PA-C Physician Assistant Katelyn Krueger, MPAS, PA-C, enjoys treating a variety of skin issues, helping others feel confident in their skin. She strives for early detection and...

March 2, 2022
If you’re still struggling with your acne, schedule an appointment with one of our PAs today!

Acne is one of my favorite dermatology conditions to treat. There are multiple factors or conditions that can affect this frustrating medical condition, including excessive oil production, hormones, bacteria, yeast,...

February 16, 2022
Medium Depth Chemical Peel
February 4, 2022
TCA Peel

Now is a great time to consider cosmetic treatments and freshen up your look! One of my favorite things to recommend for my patients is a TCA (trichloroacetic acid) medium depth...

January 15, 2022
Seborrheic Dermatitis: When Those Flakes Aren’t Snowflakes . . . What Is It?!?

Seborrheic dermatitis is an overgrowth of normal yeast on the skin that presents as robust dandruff. This often occurs in oily areas including scalp, eyebrows, creases between cheeks and mouth, ears,...

January 7, 2022
Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery Subspecialty Examination

The American Board of Dermatology recently announced its certification of Clarus Dermatology's Medical Director, Neil A. Shah, MD, FAAD for passing the 2021 Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery Subspecialty Examination. Already a...

December 7, 2021
Winter has finally arrived in Minnesota

Winter has finally arrived in Minnesota and the holiday season is in full force. As we focus on giving this time of year, it’s important to remember to take care...

November 29, 2021
Before & After Micrographic Surgery
November 18, 2021
November 9, 2021
Filler and Botox

Filler and Botox go together like peanut butter and chocolate and are staples in cosmetic dermatology. Both serve as a minimally invasive way to leave you looking refreshed. When used...