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Local dermatologist in Crown Point, IN offers wide selection of services

Local Dermatologist Crown Point IN

Patients in the Crown Point, IN area who are seeking a local dermatologist are welcome to contact the team of Dermatology Center of Northwest Indiana, PC. Dr. Ashvin Garlapati and his professionals are here to assist with a wide range of issues affecting the skin, hair, nails, and body. His team offers medical, surgical, cosmetic, and laser dermatology for patients of all ages. He treats each patient as an individual and provides unique, personalized care to everyone he meets. Below is a sample of the services provided: Medical Dermatology When conditions affect the health of the skin and body, patients … Continue reading

Northwest Indiana dermatologist perfects pouts with dermal fillers

 Throughout history, smile trends have evolved, but beautiful volume and definition never go out of style. A well-proportioned mouth balances all the other features of the face. If nature didn’t bless you with the latest lip look, you may be able to achieve it with injectable dermal fillers from Dr. Ashvin Garlapati at Dermatology NWI in Northwest Indiana. Smiles through the ages Nepalese goddess Tara exemplified the smile of the 1300s – a small mouth, but well-rounded and curvy, with upturned corners. German images of Venus emphasized the deep philtrum (dip) in the upper lip, popular in the 1500s. By … Continue reading

Botox treatments are an affordable refresher for Northwest Indiana patients

According to the American Society of Plastic Surgeons, the average cost of facelift surgery is nearly $7,000, and you can expect to pay over $3,000 for a brow lift. Botox treatments can be a terrific alternative for women and men in the Northwest Indiana area who want a more affordable option. Refreshed and natural There is a growing trend in this country to over-indulge in injectables. Dr. Ashvin Garlapati has a different approach to anti-aging. He believes that these treatments should help you look like the best possible version of yourself; never fake or frozen. He is skilled and experienced … Continue reading

Microneedling: Recommended treatment for acne scars in Crown Point, IN

More than 90 percent of adolescents have acne, and it results in scarring in about one percent of the population. Regardless of whether they are deep, narrow ice pick indentations; broad, shallow boxcar depressions; or rolling surface irregularities, acne scars are an emotional issue. At Dermatology NWI in Crown Point, IN, microneedling is a recommended treatment to improve acne scars. Healing from within Microneedling is sometimes called collagen induction therapy. This surprisingly gentle technique leaves surface skin intact, while effectively breaking up scar tissue and enhancing collagen production.   What to expect You relax comfortably on the treatment table. Skin … Continue reading

Are dermal fillers an affordable alternative to surgery in Crown Point?

Affordable Dermal Fillers Dermatology Center of Northwest Indiana PC

In our mid-20s, we begin to see creases around the eyes and across the brow. By mid-30s, those lines are settled in deeply, followed by “elevens” between the eyebrows, smile lines from nose to mouth, sagging skin, and hollows. Historically, facelift was your best option . . . but one that carried risks of surgery, a significant healing period, and a big price tag. Today, a customized protocol of dermal fillers can be an affordable alternative. Northwest Indiana dermatologist, Dr. Ashvin Garlapati, explains. Volume loss = wrinkles There is a common misperception that skin stretches as we age. In truth, … Continue reading

Botox and fillers: Vital components of the Crown Point, IN liquid facelift

Botox and fillers

You’ve probably heard the term “liquid facelift” in celebrity news. This minimally invasive rejuvenation technique is becoming quite popular with women and men who don’t earn their living by looking great. The aesthetic team at Dermatology NWI in Crown Point, IN is skilled and experienced at combining Botox and fillers for youthful results without surgery. Reversing signs of aging The liquid facelift is a method of expertly combining injectables to combat signs of aging. Here are some of the ways it can refresh your look: Soften vertical frown lines between the eyebrows so you look happier. Smooth horizontal forehead furrows. … Continue reading

Choosing a Mohs surgeon in northwest Indiana

Choosing a Mohs surgeon

Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer in this country. Upwards of 8,500 people are diagnosed with it daily. You may have heard of Mohs micrographic surgery, the most effective and least destructive surgical treatment. How should you choose a Mohs surgeon in northwest Indiana? Here are some tips. Specialized training Using the Mohs technique, skin cancer is removed one cell layer at a time. Examination under high magnification, after removal of each layer, allows the surgeon to determine when cancer cells have been eliminated. The cure rate is an astounding 99 percent, and there is minimal impact … Continue reading


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