Cutanea larva migrans is skin condition caused by infection with a parasitic worm.
The hair loss of alopecia areata, skin depigmentation of vitiligo and skin lesions of psoriasis are conditions that affect a person’s body but their wellbeing.
Cowden syndrome is a very rare genetic disease classically manifesting as the appearance of multiple hamartomas – a benign (but still problematic) kind of tumor – both on the skin and within internal organs.
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.
What gets Dr. Jochen up each morning is not just a mission, but a passion to cure skin diseases and make people look and feel beautiful.
The first step is to get the acne under control. For moderate to severe acne, I typically recommend Accutane. It’s a proven therapy and only requires a short course, but has long-lasting results.
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.
Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology paired to achieve optimal results. Our vision is to cure our patients of skin disease, & to make people look and feel beautiful!
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.
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.
Cellulitis is an infection of the deeper subcutaneous layers of the skin with a classic set of signs and symptoms including redness, pain, and warmth, and swelling. (The picture of cellulitis affecting a person’s left leg above shows the redness and swelling, as well as evidence of a bandaged wound on the great toe.)
It happens to all of us unfortunately. The years creep up and suddenly the image reflecting back from the mirror isn’t as smooth or fresh as we’d like it to be.
Cutis marmorata is the name given to a skin condition which appears as a faint, lacy, and red/blue pattern. The image shows the affected areas outlined in red.
The word “nevus” is a synonym for the word “mole”. However, an epidermal nevus is a special kind of mole that does not look like the typical small moles almost every person has.
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.