Warts

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...

Warts can happen to anyone of any age, but they can be particularly important to treat quickly in kids so that picking—and subsequent scarring—doesn’t occur. Spectrum Dermatology can treat warts much more quickly and effectively compared to over-the-counter treatments. This means that kids can resume...

Warts have a bad reputation and are surrounded by stubborn myths. Spectrum Dermatology experts can easily remove these often harmless but annoying skin growths, and part of the procedure involves debunking myths that refuse to die. Most people are unaware of what warts exactly are...

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...

Warts are a type of skin growth that is particularly embarrassing in our society. However, warts are also very common, not dangerous, and treatable by your dermatologist. They're caused by the human papillomavirus (HPV), which affects the top layer of skin. HPV can access the...

Did you know not all warts need to be treated? Yes, that's correct. Many warts will go away on their own and not really need treatment. However, if your wart becomes painful, embarrassing, irritated, or otherwise bothersome, please ask your dermatologist to exam your problem...

Dermatology takes on many forms in skin care and one area that some people have questions about is the dreaded, embarrassing and downright ugly wart. There really isn't much to wonder about warts, because the fact is, that common warts are exactly that, “common.” They are...

We all wonder if these various small lumps and bumps we feel under our skin are a cause for worry. Most times these small lumps are harmless, benign growths, especially if they are the type of lump that moves around freely under the skin. This...

For many people, the world of dermatology is mystifying. Most people have an idea of what dermatology is – they know that dermatologists treat skin but that’s about it. Here are some of the common myths and misconceptions about dermatology, and the real truth, too! Myth:...

Clients seeking skin care in Scottsdale come to see their dermatologists with a wide variety of challenges. With the expert help of a dermatologist in Scottsdale, however, all of those challenges have perfect solutions! Scottsdale dermatology clinics are in the business of solving skin care...