Acne is an inflammatory skin condition involving hair follicles and sebaceous glands.
Acne rosacea is a common, chronic skin condition that affects both men and women.
Actinic keratoses (AK’s) are pre-malignant changes in the skin characterized by persistent, red, scaly areas.
Dupuytren’s Contracture is a deformity of the palms whereby the fingers become irreversibly flexed, thereby limiting useful function of the hand(s).
Herpes simplex virus (HSV) infections are also known as a “cold sores” or “fever blisters.”
Herpes zoster, or shingles, is caused by the zoster/varicella virus.
Keloids are scars that overgrow the boundary of an original injury or surgical procedure. However, they may result from acne cysts or even occur spontaneously.
Notalgia Paresthetica (NP) is characterized by itching, burning, pain, tenderness, or increased sensitivity on the skin of the back.
Poison oak dermatitis is the most common skin allergy caused by contact with plants in the western United States.
Psoriasis is a chronic, autoimmune disease of the skin and joints, characterized by raised, red patches (plaques) covered with an often thickened silvery-white scale.
Basal cell carcinoma is the most common form of skin cancer with more than one million occurring in the United States annually.
Ultraviolet solar radiation (UVR) causes 90% of all skin cancers and is linked to sunburns and photo- aging.
Warts (verrucae) are caused by infection with the human papilloma virus (HPV).