Becker’s nevus is an uncommon (but not rare) benign skin lesion. “Nevus” is another word for a mole and as such this growth appears as a very large and irregularly shaped mole. Which can be present at birth but most appear in puberty.
Grover’s disease (transient acantholytic dermatosis) appears suddenly as itchy red spots on body’s mid-section, most often in men 45 – 65 years of age.
On today’s episode of Best of Both Worlds (BOBW) Dr. Jochen will treat Jen who has Spider Veins on her legs and thighs with some Sclerotherapy.
Congenital is a word that means “present from birth” while a nevus is the medical term for a mole. Therefore, a congenital nevus is a mole that was present on the body from birth.
VelaShape III helps to reduce inches on the abdomen and hips – always an excellent start, but the treatment doesn’t stop there.
Chicken pox (also called varicella) is a classically childhood skin disease that is caused by the varicella zoster virus, the same virus that causes shingles in adults.
If you live in the desert, you are bound to encounter one of these plants eventually, however there are ways to prevent injuries when you do.
Cutanea larva migrans is skin condition caused by infection with a parasitic worm.
In this episode of The Best of Both Worlds with Dr. Timothy Jochen, he discusses Ichthyosis. It’s an excessive amount…See the video >>
Dr. Timothy Jochen extracts a lipoma that looks like a lobster! Watch as this huge lipoma is skillfully extracted and the would is sutured by the surgeon.
Folliculitis Barbae, most commonly known as razor bumps, is a condition that consists of irritated red bumps around the hair follicles, mainly in beard area.
Contour Dermatology is coming to La Quinta! If you haven’t noticed our logoed sign on Jefferson Street yet, you will soon see progress on Jefferson Street.
Bowenoid papulosis is a rare form of precancerous lesion (aka as an intraepithelial neoplasia) that is the result of a human papilloma virus or HPV infection.