Medi-Spa vs Day Spa – What’s the Difference?

Have you ever wondered what the difference is between a medi-spa (also known as medical spa) and a day spa? While there is some overlap in services performed between the two types of spas, facials for example, the most important and distinguishing difference is that services performed in a medi-spa are under the supervision of […]

Introductions to Dermatology – What is a Dermatology Nurse Practitioner?

The Nurse Practitioner (NP) role was first established in 1965. Since then, NPs have made numerous contributions to the care and well being of patients across all healthcare specialties. Franklin Dermatology Group currently has four Nurse Practitioners who specialize in medical and cosmetic dermatology. This field includes over 3,000 conditions involving the skin, hair, and […]

Introductions to Dermatology – What is a Dermatologist?

You might wonder what exactly a dermatologist is.  Don’t worry, it’s a common question! This fundamental question forms the basis for our expertise and recommendations, so it’s the perfect starting point for a relationship with our practice.