Medical Dermatology

There are many types of skin conditions and even many types of warts. Seeing a dermatologist for any skin condition is the best way to ensure not only a correct diagnosis but a fast and effective treatment. Unfortunately, plantar warts are especially over-diagnosed, particularly by...

It’s the season of bug bites, which makes it even tougher than usual to tell if those itchy bumps are a minor annoyance or something much more serious. Spectrum Dermatology often sees clients who can’t figure out why their bug bites don’t get better when...

There has been an increase in sports-specific clinics in recent years, and that has helped to drive awareness and treatment of one of the most common athletic issues—athlete’s foot. However, Athlete’s Foot is ultimately a dermatological condition and Spectrum Dermatology has always offered the latest,...

You don’t have to be overweight to get a double chin—and that’s just one reason why you can’t exercise it away. Spectrum Dermatology offers Kybella for the double chin, and it’s one of the most popular, non-invasive treatments for this frustrating condition that makes you...

Moles, those concentrated areas of pigment many of us sport, have been a source of superstition for centuries. Spectrum Dermatology offers annual “mole checks” to make sure your moles are healthy, and we’ve heard a lot of stories about these fascinating spots during these appointments....

Even the most avid sunscreen user can sometimes feel the burn in the Arizona heat. Spectrum Dermatology is your go-to resource for all things skin-related, including preventing and treating sunburns and sun poisoning with the use of medical-grade products and treatments. But what’s the difference...

You exercise, you have a healthy diet, and yet you still struggle with a double chin. Unlike excess fat in other parts of the body, your overall weight is just one potential factor when it comes to the double chin. Genetics plays a role, the...

Dermatitis can present as a rash that can be caused by just about anything, and some people are more sensitive to common causes (like poison ivy) than others. At Spectrum Dermatology, we see a variety of causes in the summer months as people vacation—and love...

If you don’t get the right diagnosis, you could be trying to treat the wrong skin condition for years. That’s one of the most important reasons to trust Spectrum Dermatology with all of your skincare needs, from acne to rosacea. There is no cure for...

It’s well-known that teens are often plagued with acne, with one study estimating that 85 percent of those aged 12 – 24 experience some type of acne. However, at Spectrum Dermatology we’ve been seeing an increase in adult acne, and it turns out that it’s...