Rashes

Psoriasis and eczema are both very common skin conditions, and they can be difficult for non-professionals to tell apart. Both are a type of rash and both can be treated at Spectrum Dermatology. Like all rashes, psoriasis and eczema can both present as redness and...

Rashes, also known as dermatitis, present as patches of itchy, swollen, and irritated skin. Spectrum Dermatology treats all kinds of rashes, and diagnosing the type of rash and the cause is critical to future prevention and proper treatment. Most rashes are red and painful, but...

Spectrum Dermatology is proud to host clinical trials so that patients like you can be the first to undergo the latest treatments while often being compensated for your time. Currently, we are recruiting for two clinical trials: urticaria (hives) and psoriasis. Both conditions can be...

The first thing you do when you have a rash is start Googling—and you may have discovered that even after you get a diagnosis, the pictures you find online of “your” rash look totally different. Correctly diagnosing and treating your rash starts with working with...

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,...

Dermatitis can present as a rash that can be caused by just about anything, and some people are more sensitive to common causes (like poison ivy) than others. At Spectrum Dermatology, we see a variety of causes in the summer months as people vacation—and love...

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...