Skin Lymphomas

Skin lymphomas are produced by a type of cancer that starts in the skin cells, unlike other forms of lymphoma, which begin in the immune system. Though skin lymphomas are relatively rare, it’s smart to be informed, pay attention to your skin, and get anything questionable checked out by a dermatologist promptly. As with any type […]

Skin Infections

Some skin infections are easily treated with over-the-counter (OTC) remedies at home, but others are more serious and can develop into serious, sometimes even life-threatening, health problems. If you’ve got a skin infection that isn’t clearing up with OTC treatment, it’s time to call a dermatologist, because we are trained and experienced in treatment for […]

Skin Cancer

Skin cancer accounts for about 80 percent of all cancer cases in the United States, and it will affect about 20 percent of all Americans at some point in their lives. If caught and treated early, even melanoma, which is the most potentially deadly form of skin cancer, has about a 99 percent cure rate. […]


Rosacea is a chronic skin condition which is often hereditary. It can present in the form of flushing on the face, or sometimes with pustules or papules on the cheeks, nose, or even the eyes. It’s an inflammatory condition that doesn’t have a cure, but there are many ways to manage the symptoms and frustration. […]


Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune condition that causes skin cells to rapidly build-up. The collection of cells can leave skin looking blotchy, scaley, and red. Psoriasis can be itchy and even painful. Although psoriasis isn’t typically harmful to your health, it can be a bothersome condition that provides a source of embarrassment for many patients. […]

Pigmentation Disorders

Dermatologists provide treatment for a wide variety of pigmentation disorders, and they’re specially trained to find the actual cause of the unwanted variation in skin pigment. In some cases, it’s related to another type of health condition; in other cases, it’s less complicated and more easily treated. Melasma – Most people associate melasma with pregnancy because the […]

Excessive Sweating

Has Your Excessive Sweating Become a Problem in Your Day-to-Day Life? Is your sweating affecting the activities you participate in? Are you constantly finding yourself in embarrassing situations when it comes to excessive sweating? Would you like a treatment option that’s clinically proven to keep sweating at bay? If so, it might be time to […]

Contact Dermatitis

Do You Have Blotches of Skin That Are Red, Itchy, or Inflamed? What Is Contact Dermatitis? Contact dermatitis is a common condition that’s caused by either direct contact with an irritating substance or by an allergic reaction. The rash can appear throughout the face or body and varies in size. Contact dermatitis is not contagious […]

Blistering Diseases

Blistering diseases are a widespread category with many potential causes, and not all skin conditions that cause blistering are diseases. If you or a member of your family is suffering from skin blisters, it’s a smart idea to have a dermatologist examine them and give a proper diagnosis, because some blistering diseases and conditions can […]

Benign Growth

At some time in our lives, almost every one of us will have a benign growth somewhere on our skin. In most cases, they’re not a threat to your health and can be removed easily and painlessly at the dermatologist’s office. What matters most is getting routine skin exams so your dermatologist can keep an […]