Dr. Tim Ioannides: Vitamin D and Healthy Skin

Dr. Tim Ioannides is the fonder of Treasure Coast Dermatology and has been in business for over 15 years. The practice has multiple locations that specialize in a proactive approach to dermatological medical care. Dr. Ioannides received his medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine where he completed his residency through the department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at Jackson Memorial Hospital.

Dr. Ioannides recently explained how Vitamin D can help skin conditions in an article for the Medical Daily Times. In the article he explains how skin conditions can sometimes be only surface issues to some people. But, unhealthy skin can be an indication of some other health issues you should be aware of and its a lot more than skin deep. You don’t have to live with skin conditions. There are a number of treatments available from dermatologist. Dermatologists like Tim Ioannides has made it their mission to treat skin conditions so people can spend less time focusing on their issues and more time living the lives they want and deserve.

There are a number of different types of skin conditions that Vitamin D supplementation can help. Vitamin D is also known as the “sunshine” vitamin. It helps your bones, teeth and overall immune system. You get a majority of Vitamin D from food but your body produces its own vitamin D from cholesterol when the sunlight hits your skin. But it is possible that some people have deficits, it is important to know if you do so you can take actions to get your Vitamin D levels to where it needs to be.

Dr. Ioannides prescribes 10,000 IU of vitamin D3 per day for patients with deficits. This has helped patients get the results they are looking for with decreased psoriasis or eczema, often complete resolutions of their symptoms all together.

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