Navigation Links
Prominent Cosmetic Dermatologist and Author Joins

ARLINGTON, Va., Feb. 6 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The HealthCentral Network, Inc. ( today announced that Dr. Hema Sundaram, an accomplished dermatologist, cosmetic surgeon and author, is joining the community as a skincare and aesthetic medicine expert. Sundaram is the author of Face Value: The Truth About Beauty and A Guilt-Free Guide to Finding It [Rodale], which was honored by the National Press Club. She appears regularly on NBC television and XM radio programming and has been quoted in leading publications including The New York Times, The Chicago Tribune, The Boston Globe, Prevention Magazine, Good Housekeeping, Allure and Cosmopolitan.

A Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Sundaram will be writing twice weekly on a variety of issues, ranging from updates on the latest acne and anti-aging products on the market, to the latest cosmetic trends in pop culture. As a Principle Investigator for the Food and Drug Administration, Sundaram is at the forefront of skin product development and will be writing updates and previews on products for, in addition to answering readers' questions.

"I am honored to be joining the HealthCentral team, and I am excited at the opportunity to provide men and women of all ages with informative and thought-provoking insights into the fascinating and fast-paced world of aesthetic medicine and skincare," Sundaram said.

"Hema's extensive experience both in research and in the practice of cosmetic dermatology will serve readers well," said Chris Schroeder, CEO and President of The HealthCentral Network. "Not only is she a well respected doctor, she's also a talented writer and journalist -- someone who keeps her finger on the pulse of new treatments and new trends in her field."

Sundaram, who practices dermatology in Maryland and Virginia, maintains an active involvement in medical research and teaching, serving on Advisory Boards for cosmetic surgery, acne and rosacea therapy. She is also an Advisor to the Dermatology Education Initiative ( and a National Physician Trainer for several cosmetic surgery and laser technologies., one of HealthCentral's newest web properties, is dedicated to providing readers with the information they need to treat conditions such as acne and rosacea, as well being a resource for those interested in cosmetic procedures.

About The HealthCentral Network

The HealthCentral Network, Inc. ( is one of the top health destinations on the Web, with more than 30 condition-specific, wellness and general health Web properties. By offering connections to renowned experts, a network of patients and caregivers who share "real world" experience, and in-depth information, sites in The HealthCentral Network make a meaningful difference in the lives of patients and caregivers.

The company's unique approach offers readers extensive information and interactive resources -- including news, video, and trusted medical information from Harvard Health Publications and others -- and a patient-to-patient support network where community members can find and share experiences, resources and recommendations. The company also produces the nationally syndicated television show "Medical Breakthroughs with Dr. Dean Edell" and has a library of nearly 1,000 short-form, condition-specific videos throughout its network.

The HealthCentral Network was acquired in 2005 by Polaris Venture Partners, The Carlyle Group, Sequoia Capital, and Allen & Company. In January 2008, the Company received a significant minority investment from IAC/InteractiveCorp and additional investment from its original investors. HealthCentral's management team combines decades of interactive media, medical and journalism experience: CEO and President Christopher Schroeder was the CEO and Publisher of The Washington Post Co. (NYSE: WPO) interactive subsidiary, and General Manager Bill Allman led Discovery Channel's interactive division.

SOURCE The HealthCentral Network
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related medicine news :

1. Prominent Health Care Executive, Kevin Kraushaar, Joins Triadvocates LLC as Managing Principal of DC Office
2. Prominent Respiratory Therapist and Author Joins as a COPD Expert
3. Prominent Orthopaedic Hand and Upper Extremity Surgeon Joins Radlink Board of Directors
4. Prominent Chick Lit Novelist Laura Zigman Joins HealthCentrals as Expert
5. Prominent Farmington Plastic Surgeon Uses Two New Non-Surgical Procedures to Tighten Skin and Remove Fat
6. Prominent Cosmetic Dentist Dr. William Hoskyns Joins Leading Atlanta Practice
7. Acne And Rosacea Getting You Down? Laser, Light And Cosmetic Treatments Give Patients A Much-Needed Boost
8. Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Creates Limited-Edition Lip Palette in Partnership with The Heart Truths Red Dress Collection 2008 Fashion Show
9. Bobbi Brown Cosmetics Creates Limited-Edition Red Lip Palette in Partnership With The Heart Truths 2008 Red Dress Collection
10. New Low-Impact Cosmetic Surgery Treatments Revolutionizing Industry
11. Donde West Likely Killed by Need to Control Postop Pain After Cosmetic Surgery, States Dr. Barry Friedberg, a Globally Recognized Leader in Cosmetic Surgery Anesthesia.
Post Your Comments:
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... The American Board of Family ... next President and Chief Executive Officer, succeeding Dr. James C. Puffer upon his retirement. ... 1, 2018 until Dr. Puffer’s retirement at the end of 2018. Upon assuming the ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... Nevada (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... Hemp CBD Oil utilizing Purzorb™ technology. Applying the Purzorb™process to full spectrum CBD oil ... required and providing a CBD form that can be easily incorporated into liquid products, ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... QUEENS, N.Y (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... recently became a member of ElderCounsel, a national organization of elder law and special ... constantly changing laws and rules. It also provides a forum to network with elder ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... 2017 , ... Many families have long-term insurance that covers care for a ... waiver for care if the client has a cognitive impairment diagnosis. , “What ... is often waived, so the benefits from their insurance start immediately,” said Mechell Vieira, ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... , ... October 13, 2017 , ... Ellevate Network, the ... business to advocate for action towards gender equality at their inaugural Summit in New ... the globe, and reached a social audience of over 3 million. To watch the ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:10/12/2017)...   Divoti USA will engrave and process ... of the latest FDA requirements, which stipulates new criteria regarding medical ... need of Medical ID jewelry such as Medical ID Bracelets, can ... in terms of the new FDA requirements . ... Divoti offers this dark mark fiber laser ...
(Date:10/11/2017)... IRVING, Texas , Oct. 11, 2017  Caris ... science focused on fulfilling the promise of precision medicine, ... Institute has joined Caris, Precision Oncology Alliance™ (POA) as ... leading cancer centers, the St. Jude Crosson Cancer Institute ... to advance the use of tumor profiling, making cancer ...
(Date:10/10/2017)... 10, 2017  NDS received FDA 510(k) clearance in May 2017 ... display stand specifically designed for endoscopy environments. An innovative secondary monitor ... clinical solution to support the improvement of patient outcomes, procedural efficiency, ... ... ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: