Acne is the most frequently diagnosed skin condition in the United States. It is characterized by pimples that appear on the face, back and chest. Our doctors specialize in treating chronic acne, and utilize smooth beam laser therapy to reduce acne scarring and fine lines with long-lasting results.
Skin cancer is the most common form of human cancer. As a result, it affects more than one million Americans every year. One in five Americans will develop skin cancer at some point in their lives. Generally, skin cancers are curable if caught early.
Moles are brown or black growths, usually round or oval, that can appear anywhere on the skin. In majority, moles are harmless. However, a change in size, shape, color or texture could be indicative of a cancerous growth.
Eczema is a condition that makes your skin red and itchy. It’s common in children but can occur at any age. Eczema is long lasting and tends to flare periodically. While there is no cure, there a number of ways to treat this skin condition.
Different forms of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) cause warts to form. They occur in people of all ages. Also, warts can spread from person to person and from one part of the body to another. Fortunately, warts are benign (noncancerous) and generally painless.
“Rash” is a general term for a wide variety of skin conditions. A rash refers to a change that affects the skin and usually appears as a red patch or small bumps or blisters on the skin. The majority of rashes are harmless and can be treated effectively with over-the-counter anti-itch creams, antihistamines and moisturizing lotions.
Rosacea is a chronic skin condition that causes facial redness, acne-like pimples, visible small blood vessels on the face, swelling and/or watery, irritated eyes. While there is no cure for rosacea and each case is unique, your doctor will probably prescribe oral antibiotics and topical medications to reduce the severity of the symptoms.
Psoriasis is a chronic, incurable skin condition that creates red patches of skin with white, flaky scales. Our doctors specialize in treating psoriasis with light therapy and biologics. In addition, our dermatologists use oral medications and topical prescriptions.
At Auburn Dermatology, we are committed to supporting infants, children and teens who are experiencing skin care issues. Our goal is to provide treatment through compassionate care to our younger patients.