Adult and Pediatric Dermatology

Summary

At Riverchase Dermatology, we use the latest advancements in general dermatological care to treat all your common conditions. We offer treatments for all ages, from pediatrics to geriatrics and everyone in between. Our staff of board-certified dermatologist provide expert diagnosis, treatment and care for a variety of conditions.

Adult and Pediatric Dermatology Services

Acne

For millions of people, managing acne is a daily challenge. In fact, acne is the most common skin disorder in the U.S.,…

Aging Skin

Just as each personality is different, so is each person’s skin and reaction to aging. The natural process of aging affects the…

Dermatitis

Dermatitis is a chronic inflammation of the skin that is often caused by an allergic reaction to some form of irritant or…

Dry Skin

Dry skin, or xerosis, refers to epidermis that lacks moisture or sebum, the oily substance produced by the sebaceous gland which keeps skin looking smooth and supple (and can also cause acne). With xe…

Moles

Most people have between 10 and 40 moles, or nevi, on their bodies. Those with darker skin tone tend to also have darker mole color, while light skinned adults may have more moles on their bodies.…

Nail Disorders

Fingernails and toenails, made up of layers of a hardened protein called keratin, grow from the base of the nail under your cuticle. As new cells grow, older cells are pushed out toward your toe or fi…

Oral Diseases

Oral diseases overwhelmingly affects young women between the ages of 16 and 45 (90% of cases), although men can get a oral…

Pityriasis Rosea

Pityriasis Rosea is a common viral disease that affects younger people, usually between 10-35 years of age. It occurs equally between men…

Rosacea

Rosacea is a common but often misunderstood condition that is estimated to affect more than 45 million people worldwide. Bill Clinton and…

Scalp Conditions

There are a wide variety of conditions that can affect the scalp, and just as many causes for those issues. Everything from…

Sexually Transmitted Skin Diseases

Some of the most common skin issues are sexually-transmitted, including herpes, which is estimated to affect 67% of the world’s population. Some…

Skin Infections

Bacterial, Fungal and Viral skin infections cover a wide variety of issues, causes and treatments. With any infection, no matter the origin, it is critical not to spread the infection to others by avo…

Sun Damaged Skin

Continuous exposure to UV radiation on the skin leads to cumulative damage including aging and skin cancers. This prolonged exposure damages the…

Tinea Versicolor

The yeast that causes tinea versicolor lives on everyone’s skin. It is not clear why the yeast overgrows on some people’s skin…

Urticaria

Urticaria, commonly known as hives, nettle rash or uredo, is a form of an allergic reaction. Chronic urticaria can continue for 6…

Warts

The development of small keratotic tumors of the skin is caused by one of about 200 variants of the human papillomavirus (HPV)…