There are many risk factors for having skin cancer, and certainly living in San Antonio can be one of them! It is important to make an appointment for any lesion that you think is suspicious. We can easily determine whether it needs to be tested or not in the office. There are several different types of skin cancer, and a great resource to learn about these types is found on the website skincancer.org
Eczema is a condition that can occur at any age. It often presents in childhood, and can re-appear during your adult life. Eczema is best treated with prescription topical medications, and a few changes to your daily bathing ritual can help prevent flare-ups from occurring so frequently. During a consultation with us, we will explain these tips to you.
Acne is a disease that we regard as being very important to recognize and treat appropriately. If not treated correctly, or soon enough, it can lead to permanent scarring that could last a lifetime. There are many ways to treat acne, and it can be as easy as applying a topical cream as a daily or nightly regimen. Other methods of treatment include oral medications. A consultation with us will best determine the most appropriate method of treatment for your condition.
Warts can be a pesky thing to deal with, and it’s best to treat these lesions when they first appear. Warts are caused by a virus, and different treatment modalities will help your body’s immune system fight this virus.
Psoriasis can appear on the skin in many ways. It can be a simple rash, or more severely affect a large surface area of the skin. Psoriasis can be a very embarrassing condition to have because it can affect nearly any part of your skin. Dermatologists specialize in differentiating this rash from many other types of rashes, and we can prescribe the most appropriate form of treatment for you. The treatment of psoriasis can vary from a simple topical cream, foam or spray, or consist of ultraviolet therapy, oral medications, or injections. A consultation with us will best determine the most appropriate method of treatment for your condition.
Mole removal can be complted painleess and in office.
The first system is the Sublative treatment, which is a series of 3-4 laser type of treatments on the entire face. This treatment is given every 4 weeks for 3-4 treatment sessions. Sublative™ fractionated bi-polar radio frequency technology places the heat energy effectively into the upper dermis where it can produce a significant increase in both collagen and elastin with minimal epidermal disruption.
Another brand new treatment is Bellafill injections for acne scarring. This is a long lasting filler that is placed in the skin underneath the acne scars. Visit www.bellafill.com for more information and informative photos.