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Dr. Alan Anthony

Dermatology
Stateline, NV
22 years experience male

Locations

Office

Stateline, NV

Address

276 Kingsbury Grade, Suite 101, Stateline, NV, US
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: 9:00am - 5:00am
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Insurances accepted

Medicare

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About

Bio

Received the Air Force scholarship for medical school. Practiced internationally before settling down in the US.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Dermatology

Anti-Aging Medicine

Cosmetic Surgery

Family Medicine

Integrative Medicine

Licenses

United States: Indiana, Nevada, South Carolina

Doctor Q&A

95 Answers
32 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Sunlight will darken the skin for most. Bleaching creams with Hydroquinone can lighten skin color.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Do eat small amounts often. Don't stop drinking fluids!
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Speaking with your dermatologist is the best way.. Bleaching creams and lasers!
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Drink fluids, also if perspiring you may need to add electrolytes. Rest when needed!
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Treat using permethrin, available over the counter (NIX, RID). May itch even after treated.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Drink: Drink lots of water. The dehydrating effect of alcohol is the main cause of a hangover!
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Probably not: It is a growth factor for mealworms, but probably not going to impact human height.
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Skin liteners/laser: Depending on the dark spots and your complexion it is possible to use prescription skin lightening cream or laser treatment. Dark spots have the pote... Read More
A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Tough to treat: Ice pick acne scars are very difficult to treat. A fractionated laser may be able to help.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Take care of it: Avoid over washing, especially with harsh shampoos. B complex vitamins and a good conditioner may help. Hair treatments such as Moroccan oil can hel... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Many options: I recommend you be seen by a doctor. Could be pancreatitis, gallbladder disease or just a pulled muscle, but a professional eval is recommended.
A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Probably fine: I am not aware of flax seeds affecting liver disease.
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Allergic reaction: Sounds like an allergic reaction or contact dermatitis. Best to see a physician, but could try Benadryl (diphenhydramine) and Hydrocortisone cream.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Don't: Don't scrub too hard! You will only irritate the skin.
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Irritable bowel : After a full workup pain still could be due to irritable bowel, constipation or other diseases such as an ulcer. Often if the pain is severe a colono... Read More
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
An astringent: An astringent or retin a (tretinoin) might help for smaller pores. A very large pore can be removed surgically in an office procedure.
A female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Facial pain: Facial pain syndromes can occur when nerves to the face or scalp become inflamed, possibly due to a virus. Probably a good idea to be seen for this i... Read More
A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Many possibilities: You really need a pelvic and rectal exam to determine the cause. You will likely need a urinalysis as well, if not other testing. It may be as simp... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
No: Gastroparesis is when the bowel is not moving properly. Endoscopy visualizes the bowel wall and checks for other problems.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: No shaving if you form ingrown hairs! Use clippers/trimmers. Consider permanent laser hair removal.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Over the counter benzoyl peroxide can be a good first step in treating acne.
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Qualified yes: Differin (adapalene) can make you more sensitive to the sun. So if differin (adapalene) is increasing sensitivity to sunlight or causing irritation i... Read More
A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
More sunscreen: That is a low amount of protection. Suitable for only small amounts of sun exposure. If you are in the sun you should use at least spf 30 and go hig... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Not sure: White around the tonsils could be evidence of a bacterial or yeast infection. If the lines are very faint it may just be your normal throat coloratio... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Carnitine OK: Carnitine is an Amino Acid and should not be a problem, unless processed near/around nuts. You may want to verify that yours is from a nut free proce... Read More
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Should be: The clinic drawing blood can tell you their requirements, but over a month after a dental procedure will likely be fine.
A 40-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Connected: Hydrate very well before and after giving blood. Also do not give blood on an empty stomach and limit physical exertion after donating blood.
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Pain management: Suboxone can only be prescribed by physicians who have received special certification for it. Usually done by a pain management clinic.
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Need more eval: Nothing you posted is an obvious reason for headaches. Often with headaches all of the tests will be normal and you will need to work with your docto... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Sounds OK: An interaction between these sounds unlikely. I would feel pretty safe taking these although I am not sure waht complex is -- sounds like a multivita... Read More
A 41-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Uncertain: This could be due to xerosis (dry skin) and scratching. I would start with a good moisturizer. Other possibilities such as an allergic rash are poss... Read More
A 64-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Yes: Alcohol may raise blood pressure and effect the liver. In general most people should be fine to have an occasional glass of red wine.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Anytime: A healthy full term baby can be bathed. Make sure the water is not too hot or too cold as they cannot maintain their temperature well. A short quick... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Acne or other: Red spots due to small blood vessels under the skin are usually treated with a laser. Red spots due to inflammation may represent rosacea and is trea... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Yes: It is an Amino Acid and in small amounts not dangerous.
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Dry skin?: If you are asking for a treatment for dry skin, then i prefer a good moisturizer. May exist, but vaseline mixed with water and coconut oil can help w... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Depends: Cardiomyopathy has many causes. I recommend getting a second opinion if your doctors are not explaining the condition to you.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Probably normal: I would contact the physician who performed your surgery. That is the best way to know if this is normal, but it does not sound very unusual. If pai... Read More
A 37-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Possible: It is possible you are pregnant, but not very likely. It may take 6 months after stopping birth control pills before menstrual cycles are back to nor... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Possible abscess: A bruise may have caused this, but it could also be due to a blocked oil gland. I recommend you have a medical exam as this may worsen and become inf... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Smelling: Smelling lemon peels can relieve nausea for some women!
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Cirrhosis: Cirrhosis is often treatable now, ask your doctor about new medical advances!
A female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Cover the area: Avoid friction, keep the area well padded with a good bandage. Rest and elevation will help a bit, but overall will take time to resolve.
A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
No: They. They can bite you anywhere but do not live on people.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Medication: Retin a (tretinoin) and similar medicines reduce the production of oil. Also harsh scrubbing and irritation of the skin may stimulate the skin to try... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Infection: It sounds like you have an upper respiratory infection, maybe a throat infection (pharyngitis). Probably a good idea to see a doc who can check you f... Read More
A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Depends on ct: If there is a surgical reason for the sinus disease such as a deviated septum or nasal polyp then possibly surgery. If not then perhaps different med... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Rest, rest, rest! Shin splints are a symptom of overuse primarily.
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Alan Anthony
Dermatology 22 years experience
Ignore: Psoriasis is treatable but chronic. Find what works for you and keep at it!

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anthony is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Anthony is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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This made me feel good. Thanks! See family doc every week for 2 yrs now .Not scabies. Derm.says allergy & Allergist says not allergy. No one has any answers or treatment for me.
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Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thanks Dr.Alan Threading is indian technique to pluck the facial hair.
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Thanks for your quick reply! Wonder if spf 6 rules out uv A and uv B. Maybe. Bye!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Northeastern Ohio Universities College of Medicine, OH
Graduated 2000MD

Residency

Fort Wayne, IN

Awards

Air Force Commendation Medal for Meritorious Service, United States Air Force
HealthTap Founding Doctor

Affiliations

International Society of Dermatology
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