Acne and Scarring

Best practices for face masks seem to always be changing, but there’s one rule that’s been steadfast from the beginning: you do still need to wear sunscreen under your mask. At Spectrum Dermatology, many clients have been requesting appointments to address “maskne” (acne caused by...

A dermatologist is a type of medical doctor (MD) who specializes in treating the skin, hair, and nails. At Spectrum Dermatology, both medical dermatology and cosmetic dermatology procedures and treatments are available, including cutting-edge options such as Mohs surgery for skin cancer treatment. The skin...

Most of us see our primary care physician and dentist on a regular basis, but the same isn’t always true when it comes to our dermatologist—and this is a big mistake. Spectrum Dermatology is your Scottsdale dermatologist committed to helping you achieve skin that’s healthy...

Acne is so common that a lot of people don’t consider it a medical condition—even though it is. There are many types of acne, some of them more severe than others (like cystic acne), and we treat all types of acne as well as acne...

The majority of people will struggle with acne at some point in their lives, and it’s far from a cosmetic concern. Spectrum Dermatology is your local, leading dermatology clinic in Phoenix that addresses all skin issues including acne. We often think of acne as a...

Acne affects millions of people every year, and it’s one of the most commonly treated conditions at Spectrum Dermatology. Here, you’ll find the latest and most effective treatment. Acne affects around 50 million Americans every year, but there are various types of acne and some...

At Spectrum Dermatology, we specialize in both medical/surgical and cosmetic treatments, and we understand that cost is always a factor. Fortunately, many times medical procedures are covered by your insurance. In some cases, this can even include treatment for acne, as acne is a valid...

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...

There are various types of acne, and some, such as cystic acne, can be painful and lead to permanent scars. At Spectrum Dermatology, acne is treated as the serious skin condition that it is. Just because an issue like acne is common does not lessen...

Teenagers are often told that once they’re out of that awkward stage, their skin will clear up and they’ll suddenly become graceful adults capable of money management and all those other “adulting” tasks. Unfortunately, it doesn’t happen overnight, but Spectrum Dermatology can help with the...