Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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Patient Education
... Acne and rosacea Acne Acne scars Acne products: How to avoid allergic reaction Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin Adult acne Isotretinoin: Treatment for severe acne Rosacea Rosacea: Skin Care Do's and Don'ts Bumps and growths Keratosis pilaris Moles Seborrheic keratosis Color problems Acanthosis nigricans Melasma Melasma:Tips to Make It Less Noticeable Tinea versicolor Vitiligo Contagious skin diseases Genital warts Head Lice Herpes simplex Impetigo Molluscum contagiosum Nail fungus Ringworm Scabies Shingles Warts Cosmetic treatments Before getting cosmetic treatment, ask questions Botulinum toxin therapy Fillers Microdermabrasion Dry / sweaty skin Dry skin Hyperhidrosis Eczema / dermatitis Atopic dermatitis Contact dermatitis Dyshidrotic eczema Neurodermatitis Nummular dermatitis Stasis dermatitis Eczema: Tips to help children feel better Eczema Bleach bath therapy Hair and scalp problems Alopecia areata Hair loss Scalp psoriasis Itchy skin Bedbugs Hives Poison ivy, oak, and sumac Painful skin / joints Hidradenitis suppurativa Psoriatic arthritis Scleroderma Rashes Lichen planus Lupus and your skin Pityriasis rosea Scaly skin Actinic keratosis Psoriasis Psoriasis Skin Care Guide Psoriatic arthritis Seborrheic dermatitis Skin cancer Basal cell carcinoma Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans (DFSP) Imiquimod: A treatment for some skin cancers, genital warts Melanoma Next steps after a melanoma diagnosis Merkel cell carcinoma Sebaceous carcinoma Squamous cell carcinoma Skin cancer in people of color Skin Cancer Prevention Who's got your back Can you spot skin cancer...

Our Services
... Acne Boils Eczema Mohs Micrographic Surgery Superficial Ratiation Therapy Moles (Nevi) Psoriasis Rashes Rosacea Skin Cancers Warts Wrinkles Thermage BOTOX Cosmetic Birthmarks Cysts  Dermatitis  Chemical Peels DioLite532 Laser Laser Hair Removal Laser Skin Treatment Hair Infections Microdermabrasion Restylane Sclerotherapy Sculptra Fraxel Limelight Laser Shingles Varicose Veins Fillers Poison Ivy Skin Pen (Microneedling) Acne Acne is the most frequent skin condition seen by medical professionals...

Warts
Warts are small, harmless growths that appear most frequently on the hands and feet...

The Basics of Wart Treatment
...Warts can occur anywhere on the body...

Treating Your Warts
Warts are small, harmless growths that develop on the skin...

Keeping Your Nails Healthy
...Other conditions include ingrown toenails, nail fungus, warts, cysts or psoriasis of the nails...

Namita Kumar, PA-C
...James T Sandwich supervision, she examines and treats all general dermatology conditions that include acne, rashes, warts and skin cancer screenings...

Genital warts
  Genital warts: The warts appear in various sizes and shapes...

Molluscum contagiosum
...The bumps can look like warts, chickenpox, and even skin cancer...

Warts
  Warts: It is common for warts to grow on the hands...

Genital herpes
... Additional related resources Herpes simplex: Signs, causes, treatment, and tips Genital warts: Signs, causes, treatment, and tips Genital herpes: Diagnosis, treatment, and outcome How is genital herpes diagnosed...

Imiquimod: A treatment for some skin cancers, genital warts
... Genital warts...

Skin reactions from targeted therapy deserve attention
... Dabrafenib (Tafinlar®) or vemurafenib (Zelboraf®) – Prescribed to treat advanced melanoma, the most common skin (and hair) reactions from these drugs are: Rash Warts or wart-like growths Small, rough-feeling bumps, especially on your arms or thighs Seborrheic dermatitis Sun sensitivity (burn within minutes of being in the sun) Blisters and thickening skin on the palms and soles, which can be painful Swelling and pain beneath the skin Hair loss More serious skin reactions are: A new skin cancer New and changing moles, which can become melanoma Trametinib (Mekinist®) – This may be prescribed to treat advanced melanoma...

Seborrheic keratosis
... Seborrheic keratoses can look like warts, moles, actinic keratoses, and skin cancer...

Genital Warts
Genital warts are warts that form in the genital area...

NAIL DISEASES AND NAIL HEALTH
...Warts are common on the hands and feet...

Seborrheic Keratoses
... Seborrheic keratosis SKs may look like other common skin growths, including: Warts: Although warts are generally harmless, they are caused by a virus and can spread...

Sexually Transmitted Infections (STIs)
...The most common STIs are herpes simplex virus (HSV), genital warts, molluscum contagiosum, pubic lice (crabs), scabies, chlamydia, gonorrhea, syphilis, hepatitis B and C, and HIV/AIDS...

Skin of Color
...Many people mistake DPN for moles or warts and refer to these growths as “fleshy moles...

Warts
Warts are common benign growths (not cancer)...

Your Dermatologist and Insurance
... Diagnosing and treating disease Dermatologists devote their skills and energy to treating medical conditions of the skin, hair and nails, such as acne, skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, hair loss, rashes, rosacea, warts, and nail fungus...