For most people, it's a good idea to visit your dermatologist at least once a year for a complete examination of your skin, as it can help your doctor to detect and treat early any dermatological concerns. But beyond preventive services, you may also wish to visit your Southeast Houston dermatologists for other treatments, such as skin conditions and cosmetic concerns. To learn how they can assist with your specific case reach out to your specialists of Southeast Dermatology in Pasadena and Houston, TX.
Many of us look for advice from our dermatologist when we notice something on our skin that we fear may be a sign of cancer. Only your doctor can make that determination, but if you notice a mole that has changed in size or color, is shaped irregularly, or that bleeds or oozes, then it's absolutely advisable to come in. The earlier something like this is caught, the better your treatment options. It's why a yearly checkup is so important.
If a biopsy confirms it, then a variety of treatments are available with your dermatologist in Pasadena and Houston, TX, depending on the diagnosis.
Your dermatologist is also equipped to treat several conditions that affect the skin, from rashes, rosacea, plaque psoriasis, and acne, among others.
Their expertise expands beyond the surgical and the medical, your dermatologist can also help improve how your skin looks and feels.
Chemical peels for example offer multifaceted solutions, in renewing your skin, combating wrinkles, acne, and acne scars. Laser treatments similarly serve a variety of purposes in a dermatologist's office, from treating unwanted tattoos to unwanted hair.
The answer to the question if you need to see a dermatologist, beyond a yearly checkup, depends of course entirely on your needs. So make an appointment with your local professionals of Southeast Dermatology in both Pasadena and Houston, TX. Dial (281) 991-5944 to reach the Pasadena, TX, office, and (281) 481-0033 for the one in Houston, TX.