Patient stories about dermatology

Two Decade Search Ends with Answers at UAMS

As any new mom would, Maria Borja worried when her 3-month-old son, Brian, developed chills, a rash and a high fever. She took him to a series of doctors in nearby Texarkana and Little Rock, but all were unable to determine the cause. Brian Cortez and his mom, Maria Borja, are relieved finally to [...]

By | August 13th, 2015|Dermatology|0 Comments

UAMS’ Cutting-Edge Skin Cancer Treatment Reverses Sun Damage

Coleen Hyde has fond memories of idyllic days in the sun during her youth. Living in California near the coast, deep tans were in vogue, sunscreen was not widely available at the drug stores and she wasn’t aware of damage from the sun's rays. Coleen Hyde, a skin cancer patient, shown after her treatment [...]

By | July 11th, 2012|Dermatology, UAMS News|0 Comments