Medical Dermatology

There’s no cure for rosacea, but knowing your triggers is key to minimizing flare-ups. At Spectrum Dermatology, rosacea clients are equipped with the knowledge and tools to manage the common condition that causes flushing, redness, and sometimes bumps or thick skin. Rosacea usually occurs on...

Many people had never heard the term vitiligo until it was linked with Michael Jackson. It’s a relatively rare skin disease that causes patches of melanin to evaporate, and Spectrum Dermatology specializes in working with vitiligo patients. While the disease isn’t dangerous and can happen...

Hopefully, you’ve established a solid routine in the spring and summer of sunscreen and protective layers. However, Spectrum Dermatology regularly sees clients in the winter who think they don’t need SPF when it’s cold and cloudy. The risk of sun damage is higher in the...

For both men and women, losing your hair or thinning hair can be troublesome. That’s why Spectrum Dermatology offers only the most effective solutions for hair loss, and with options to treat every type of hair loss. Hair is tied to self-confidence and self-esteem, and...

If a friend or doctor have told you that you have a lesion on your skin, you might start to worry. However, Spectrum Dermatology regularly removes these unsightly areas, and there’s no need for panic. A skin lesion can be any type of discolored area,...

You know that brown patches on the skin are common and often caused by sun damage, but what about when those patches are gray? Spectrum Dermatology treats a wide range of skin issues, including the lesser-known melasma. Melasma can also be brownish in color, and...

Skin tags are completely benign and harmless, but they can be annoying. Fortunately, they are easy to remove with a number of approaches available including laser skin resurfacing. Skin tags often look like warts and are usually skin-colored. However, they can range in color and...

According to the “Golden Ratio” developed by the Greeks, Mona Lisa actually isn’t very attractive, and her double chin is a big part of it. Had she had access to Kybella, the double chin treatment available at Spectrum, her portrait might be worth even more...

There are many types of rashes, and determining the type is the first step in treatment. Trust Spectrum Dermatology for a correct diagnosis and the best treatment options. Here are a few of the most common rashes and their causes: Common Types of Rashes 1. Atopic dermatitis....

In Arizona, it’s sunny year-round, and many residents have established a solid sunscreen routine. However, during the holiday season, the team at Spectrum Dermatology knows that packing (and regularly re-applying!) sunscreen on a tropical getaway isn’t always a top priority. Whether you’re planning to spend...