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CHERRY HEMANGIOMAS

CHERRY HEMANGIOMAS

Cherry angiomas, or hemangiomas, are red papules on the skin. They are harmless (benign) lesions containing an abnormal cluster of blood vessels and have no relationship to cancer. They are often bright red, circular or oval in shape, and are small—usually ranging in size from a pinpoint to about 1/4 of an inch in diameter. Some cherry angiomas appear smooth and even with the skin, while others are slightly raised. They most often grow on the torso, arms, legs, and shoulders. Bleeding can occur if the angioma is scratched, rubbed, or cut open. Most cherry angiomas don’t need to be treated, unless they are located in areas that are easily bumped and can lead to regular bleeding. Options for cosmetic angioma removal that are typically not covered by insurance include: electrocautery (heating with an electric current delivered by a tiny probe), cryosurgery (freezing with an extremely cold liquid nitrogen spray), laser treatment with a concentrated yellow light, and shave excision (cutting out the lesion and closing the wound with stitches).
Cherry angioma | Knott Street Dermatology | Skin Care Center | Portland Oregon

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Tanya | Knott Street Dermatology | Skin Care Center | Portland Oregon

Tanya Wayne PA-C

Tanya is originally from North Dakota-the land of flax and canola and a place where everyone is empowered to be imperfect. Growing up active in sports lead her to North Dakota State University where she pursued a double major in Athletic Training and Exercise Science. Her upbringing set the stage for her love of sports, health, the outdoors and travel.

Tanya moved to Oregon in 2003 was accepted to Pacific University School of Physician Studies. She earned her MPAS and has been practicing medicine here for over 15 years. She is well versed in many areas of clinical practice but her passion has always been in aesthetics. Tanya is excited to be working with the team at Knott Street Aesthetics where the focus is on educating the public about evidence-based anti-aging strategies and techniques.

Aging is an inevitable phenomenon but also has a wonderful beauty we should have respect for. “

Olivia | Knott Street Dermatology | Skin Care Center | Portland Oregon

Olivia Gill LE,CAE

Olivia graduated from Spectrum Advanced Aesthetics in 2015 and has been working full time as a Certified Advanced Esthetician and Laser Safety Officer for the last 6 years. Olivia’s favorite part about her job is helping her patients feel more confident in their own skin. She takes pride in tailoring each skin care regimen and treatment plan to fit everyone’s lifestyle and budget. When she’s not pampering patients, she enjoys camping, traveling, and quality time spent with her family, husband, and Corgi puppy- Ginger!

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