Moles

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...

What’s this thing on my skin? The skin is the largest organ we have, and it’s critical to trust experts like Spectrum Dermatology to diagnose and treat all skin conditions. Skin can produce a variety of conditions that can be easily mistaken for something else....

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....

Whether you love them or hate them, or call them moles or beauty marks, moles have a unique history in the fashion and beauty world. Spectrum Dermatology often treats clients who adore one or two of their moles but want to get rid of others....

Moles are one of the most prominent tell-tale signs for various types of skin cancer, and those with a lot of moles are especially encouraged to abide by annual skin checks. However, at Spectrum Dermatology, the latest research on moles and skin cancer are considered...

Most people think acne treatment when they hear the word dermatologist, and while acne is undoubtedly within the scope of a dermatologist’s job, that’s just one small aspect of skin care. Spectrum Dermatology is home to highly skilled dermatologists, and the clinic was rated Top...

Most people have not heard of seborrheic keratosis (SK) unless they have been diagnosed with it. Spectrum Dermatology offers both cosmetic and medical skin care treatments, including the removal of SK. Although it is entirely harmless and benign, these scaly skin growths are often confused...

When cells in the skin grow in a tight cluster instead of being evenly distributed throughout an area, what we call a mole occurs. Spectrum Dermatology encourages everyone to opt for annual skin screenings because moles are often the first sign of skin cancer. However,...

Melanoma can be both deadly and easy to remove when caught early. Spectrum Dermatology prioritizes the safety and comfort of all patients, which is why Mohs micrographic surgery is a preferred method. While skin cancer in early stages is simple to remove with an in-office...

Skin moles can range from harmless freckles to dangerous skin cancer lesions and it is of vital importance that we all learn the differences. Skin Cancer and Moles Though they might look unsightly, benign moles, lumps, and bumps on the skin, many times insurance will not pay...