Teaching you about your skin and its needs
When you understand your skin, you can take better care of it. Family Dermatology wants to help you learn about your skin, conditions that can affect it, and treatments that can heal it.
These information sheets are designed to teach you about specific skin care problems and treatments. If you are planning a specific procedure in our offices, these pages can help you prepare beforehand and care for your skin afterwards. The more you know, the better you can work together with your Family Dermatology doctor and the better your chances of success.
If you are looking for general information about a skin condition not listed here, see the list of information pamphlets offered by the American Academy of Dermatology.
If you have a specific question or concern about your skin, why not come in to Family Dermatology and see one of our doctors? Theyll help you find answers and will work with you to help you achieve and maintain healthy, beautiful skin for a lifetime.
Downloadable health information sheets, courtesy of Family Dermatology:
5-Fluorouracil (Fluoroplex or Efudex)
Anthralin: Treatment for psoriasis
Clear, Adhesive Membrane Dressings
Contact Dermatitis: Patch test
Cryosurgery (Liquid Nitrogen Treatment): Aftercare instructions
Dermatological Surgery: Preoperative instructions
Dermatological Surgery: Post-surgery instructions
Dry Skin Care
Genital Wart Disease / Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) Infection
Pityriasis Versicolor: Information and treatment
Poison Oak / Poison Ivy Dermatitis
Sensitive Skin Care
Skin Biopsy: Post-treatment care
Solar (Actinic) Keratoses
Sun Exposure and Skin Cancer
Urticaria (Hives / Nettle Rash)
Wart Treatment: Topical acid
Wart Treatment: Bleomycin
Wart Treatment: DNCB
Wart Treatment: SADBE