Skin to be Topic of “Doctors on Call” March 1


MORGANTOWN, W.Va. – From acne to wrinkles, physicians are using innovative procedures to keep your skin healthy and radiant.  Two West Virginia University experts will answer viewers’ questions about skin in a live presentation of “Doctors on Call” Thursday, March 1, at 8 p.m. on West Virginia Public Television.

Roxann Powers, M.D., is a dermatologist at WVU.  She received her medical degree from WVU and specialty training from WVU and North Carolina Baptist Hospital.  Her special interests include general and cosmetic dermatology.

Drury Armistead, M.D., is a dermatologist at WVU. He received his medical degree from the Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, Va., and his specialty training from WVU.  His special interests include general and cosmetic dermatology.

“Doctors on Call,” with host Dr. Bob D'Alessandri, is a joint production of the Robert C. Byrd Health Sciences Center at WVU (www.health.wvu.edu) and West Virginia Public Broadcasting (www.wvpubcast.org), a statewide network of radio, television, Internet and educational resources.    

This program is made possible with major support from Mylan Pharmaceuticals and Purdue Pharma. Other underwriters include The Health Plan, HealthSouth Mountainview Rehabilitation Hospital, and the Center for Organ Recovery and Education.

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For more information:
Amy Johns, HSC News Service, (304) 293-1412

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