Rosacea

Spectrum Dermatology proudly announces its achievement of Physician Dispensing Association (PDA) accreditation for point-of-care compounding. The accreditation is awarded in recognition of our commitment to meeting and/or exceeding national quality standards. We can now dispense a variety of dermatologic medications that are designed for your...

Freckles aren't complicated. What freckles are, are merely a pigment (color) called "melanin." Melanin is a chemical made by skin cells called "melanocytes." Melanin helps to protect the skin from the Sun's harmful ultraviolet rays by reflecting or absorbing them. Freckles are natural, and they...

Eczema, psoriasis, rosacea and acne are chronic, nagging skin problems that don't go away. They can, however, be managed with excellent results. Medications and lifestyle changes can work together to get chronic skin problems under control. Eczema Eczema affects about 10% to 20% of infants, and about...

There are many skin conditions dealt with in dermatology, and Eczema, Rosacea, and Psoriasis are the most challenging. Dermatologists have an unending stream of patients suffering from these ongoing dermatological issues. Each is unique and challenging in it own way. It is helpful to have...

When stress is ongoing, prolonged and chronic, be advised, Psoriasis, Eczema, Acne and Rosacea can show up at a moment's notice. Rapidly growing tissue, such as the skin, can be a barometer as to how stress is affecting your body. Many skin problems are caused...

If you are looking to enhance your skin care regimen in the New Year, your first step may well be to RELAX. Stress and anxiety are well known to affect all parts of the body in negative ways. The skin is the largest organ in the...

Rosacea is an inflammatory condition that is long-lasting and affects millions of people. It is characterized by red, flushed skin, broken blood vessels and can include red bumps that resemble acne. It is many times confused with adult acne. With Rosacea, small capillaries come up...

When you think about going to the dermatologist's office, what comes to mind? Is it for a skin treatment, possibly acne or some other medical problem, or do you need something more? Everything from skin treatments to anti-aging procedures is available at your Scottsdale dermatology...

Dermatology focuses on diagnosing and treating conditions of the skin, hair, and nails. Healthy skin is your best defense against so many other ailments. After all, your skin is your largest organ, covering your entire body. When your immune system is suffering due to stress...

Your health is the most important aspect of your life. There may come a time, or it may be here now, that you are in need of a dermatological procedure. What are your options when it comes to dealing with troublesome skin conditions? If you think...