Acne is a skin condition that caused by overactive oil glands and influenced by hormone levels. Most commonly seen in adolescents, but increasingly seen in adult men and women. Acne can cause hyperpigmentation and sometimes permanent scarring.We offer individualized treatments that may include topical medications, chemical peels, laser treatments and oral medications.
Alopecia( Hair Loss)
Some of the causes of alopecia in men, women and children include medications, illness, styling and grooming practices, infections and genetics. We evaluate the cause of your hair loss via a thorough history,laboratory evaluation and if indicated, a scalp biopsy.
Hyperhidrosis is a skin condition characterized by excessive sweating of the underarms, palms, soles or body. Treatment options that we offer include precription topical antiperspirants and Botox injections into the sweaty area.
Keloids are large growths that usually begin in scars, but tend to thicken, itch, hurt and grow beyond the boundaries of the scar. Treatment options include prescription topicals, steroid injections, laser and rarely, surgical removal.
Pseudofolliculitis Barbae (Ingrown hairs)
Pseudofolliculitis Barbae or Ingrown hairs can occur in any hair- bearing area. This condition can lead to pain, discoloration, infection and scarring. Treatment options include topical medicines, oral medicines and laser hair removal.
Psoriasis is a red or purple silvery, scaly skin condition that can occur all over the body. Treatment options include prescription topical creams, oral medications, injectable medications and phototherapy.
Skin Cancer Screening
For patients without a history of skin cancer, we recommend once yearly skin cancer screening. We check your skin from head to toe looking for any suspicious looking moles or lesions.
We evaluate and treat the genital region of men, women and children. Conditions that we treat include diaper rash, moles , skin tags, cysts, ingrown hairs,infections, genital warts and other sexually transmitted diseases.