Rashes

You spent all day in the sun, making the most of the summer weather, but when you look in the mirror and see patches of red, painful skin, you wonder if it’s heat rash or a sunburn. Spectrum Dermatology treats both, and our “Top Docs”...

Did you know that the term “rash” isn’t actually a diagnosis? Rashes are a common complaint at Spectrum Dermatology, but a rash really just refers to any inflammation that changes the skin’s appearance. Some of the most common rashes that you may have heard of...

Native Arizonians might not realize this, but the desert weather can make you itchy. Spectrum Dermatology regularly sees winter birds and transplants complaining about excessively dry skin, rashes, and all kinds of complaints unique to this kind of environment. Rashes are widespread in the area...

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....

There are numerous types of rashes and causes of rashes. Spectrum Dermatology treats all kind of rashes, from swimmer’s rash to shingles, but in the summer months there’s a spike in rashes caused by poison oak, poison ivy, and a myriad of additional plants found...

Eczema is a common skin condition marked by red, itchy, scaly skin. Many patients at Spectrum Dermatology think that eczema is contained to only certain parts of the body. However, a person can suffer from eczema virtually anywhere on their skin, including the scalp. Someone...

The term “rash” is an umbrella name for a skin condition that changes the color and/or texture of the skin. Spectrum Dermatology treats dozens of different types of rashes, often in conjunction with acne. To begin treatment, understanding the type and cause of the rash...

A dermatologist is a critical part of your health care dream team, and it's just as important to see this specialist regularly as it is your general physician. That's why at Spectrum Dermatology, our priority is patient health and wellness. Many people only see a dermatologist...

Even if you've never had a rash before, you'll recognize one immediately. Red, itchy, and sometimes scaly, rashes and rash-like conditions can be caused by a variety of factors. Most of them are environmental and happen when our skin is exposed to something that irritates...

Our skin is the largest organ on our body, and Spectrum Dermatology specializes in five of the most chronic skin conditions—sunburns, hair loss, rashes, Vitiligo, and varicose veins. Sunburn Most people have experienced a few sunburns in their life. The damage to your skin is both long-term...