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New Psoriasis Treatment

Health Canada has approved a new drug for treating moderate-to-severe psoriasis in adults. The drug, Cosentyx (secukinumab), was part of a clinical trial carried out by Dr. Gooderham.
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The SKiN Centre for Dermatology provides the Peterborough, Lindsay and Cobourg area with a comprehensive range of diagnostic and treatment services for conditions of the skin, hair and nails.

The centre is the largest Dermatology practice in the Kawarthas, with modern, up-to-date equipment and access to the latest research in the field. Staffed by a team of 10 people, patients can expect a friendly environment, dedicated to providing the best-possible experience in dermatological care. More information

{ Dr. Melinda Gooderham }

Dr Gooderham completed her Dermatology training in 2004 at the University of Toronto. Since that time, she has accumulated a broad range of experience thanks to serving in a wide variety of roles, from teaching positions to clinical research investigator, while also enjoying the challenges of maintaining a thriving practice. More about Dr. Gooderham...

{ Current Clinical Trials }

The SKiN Centre for Dermatology is participating in various research trials relating to: Acne, Common Warts, Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis), Facial Wrinkles, and Psoriasis. Patients with these conditions may wish to consider the trials, as they may offer alternative treatments.  See List of Clinical Trials...