Acne vulgaris is a chronic inflammatory disease with the potential to negatively affect the psychological and emotional functioning of patients, which can lead to social anxiety if left untreated. In this webinar, Dr. Leuenberger will highlight the cause and types of acne vulgaris, and various treatment options.

About the speaker

Dr. Maria Pilar Leuenberger is the immediate past chair of the Department of Dermatology of the St. Luke's Medical Center Bonifacio Global City (Philippines) where she currently heads the Laser Unit of the Dermatology Center. Dr. Leuenberger is a Fellow of the Philippine Dermatological Society. Dr. Leuenberger has current local experience in the dermatologic applications of the pulsed dye, alexandrite, Nd:YAG, erbium yag and carbon dioxide lasers, along with radiofrequency and ultrasound technology.

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  • Dr. Maria Leuenberger
    Dermatologist - Head of Laser Unit, Dermatology Center - Philippines