What does a Skin Doctor Do?
Dermatologists diagnose and treat more than 3,000 different diseases. These diseases include skin cancer, eczema, acne, psoriasis, and nail infections. Dermatologists also improve the appearance of their patients’ skin, hair, and nails.
PSN Dermatology Providers Are Proud to Offer:
- Photodynamic therapy – a precise, patient friendly way to treat some skin cancers and precancerous growths caused by sun damage.
- Phototherapy – also called light therapy, phototherapy exposes the skin to lasers, LED, fluorescent lamps, and ultraviolet or infrared radiation to treat diseases. Phototherapy may be used on the whole body or smaller areas.
- Excimer laser treatment – precise laser treatment for treating psoriasis, vitiligo, dermatitis, and other skin conditions without damaging healthy skin; requires shorter and fewer treatments than many other therapies.
- Topical therapy with medications