Anti-Aging Interventions

James J. Romano, MD CLOTHING AND SKIN PROTECTION FACTS A light T-shirt has a sun protection factor (SPF) of only 6 or 7, not even close to the 15 or 30 in a good sunscreen. Bleached cotton clothing offers less protection than unbleached cotton, wool, or polyester. Darker colors block more sunlight than lighter colors…. Read more »

Anesthesia

James J. Romano, MD More than 25 million surgical procedures are performed each year in the United States alone. Certainly many people close to you have been helped and treated by the science of anesthesiology. Routine surgical procedures are carried out in the operating room by the thousands every day. Even though the numbers and… Read more »

Acne

James J. Romano, MD Acne is a chronic inflammatory disease of the sweat glands and hair follicles. It affects patients of all ages. It results from multiple factors, but the abnormal degree of keratinization or epidermal cell stickiness is one of the most important factors. This leads to a high degree of clogging of the… Read more »