Medical Dermatology

Hyperpigmentation is called a variety of names including brown spots, age spots, liver spots, and solar lentigines. Fortunately, Spectrum Dermatology has a variety of treatments for these often perfectly safe but aesthetically unpleasing spots. Darker areas appear on the skin in a variety of sizes,...

Classes are back in session for many people, and it’s always a good time to learn about the various types of skin cancer—there are probably more than you think. The skin is comprised of many cells, and there are over three million cases of diagnosed...

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...

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...