U.S. doctors online nowAsk doctors free

Dr. Jennifer Haley

Dermatology
Montrose, CO
24 years experience female

Locations

Haley Dermatology & Skin Care Center

Montrose, CO

Address

3480 Wolverine Drive, Suite F, Montrose, CO
Directions

My office hours

Wednesday: Closed
Show more

Practice website

Insurances accepted

CIGNA HMO

Aetna Life Insurance Company

Office

Montrose, CO

About

Bio

I enjoy medical, surgical, and cosmetic Dermatology. Educating patients is my passion.

Specialties
Doctors may have more than one area of specialty interest. Board certification in a specialty area means the doctor has completed formal training and has practice experience in that specialty, and has passed the certification examination from the corresponding accredited medical specialty board.

Dermatology

Licenses

United States: Arizona, California, Colorado, New York, Utah

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

101 Answers
97 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Yes: Yeast infection is usually from excessive moisture and can present with satellite lesions that look like pustules (white heads). You may also have fo... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Can't predict: A healthy skin barrier is vital as it will protect invasion by common infections - bacteria, fungal, viral. Eczema herpeticum is when the hsv (cold s... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Itchy red: About 10% of people develop an allergy to benzoyl peroxide. While the medication itself can be drying and cause redness and flaking, an allergy will ... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
For sure!!: Great idea to mix it up as the less predictable your routine, the harder your body will have to work. Definitely get a yoga class in there to get the... Read More
A 21-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Use forever: I love tretinoin and think that every non-pregnant person should be using this (until it expires, of course). A small pea sized amount to your entire... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Get checked: I will often see herpes present this way and occurs repeatedly as a cluster of small blisters that itch, burn, or tingle and then become crusted and t... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Probably: Many people get various infections which healed on their own with the help of your strong immune system prior to the development of all the current me... Read More
A 37-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Ignore: Use an over the counter shampoo 3x/week that contains Salicylic acid. Leave on for 5 min.
A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
None really: Eic is a sac lined with skin cells embedded under your skin that becomes full of the skin and oil normally produced and exfoliated each day. Squeezin... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Avoid soap: #1 before reaching for Hydrocortisone or rx meds is to avoid soap. Babies that age do not need soap which will dry skin out further. As soon as he/s... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Another thought: There is a condition called juvenile plantar dermatosis which may be associated with repeated wet and dry cycles to skin of feet (lots of sweating and... Read More
A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Go away dark spots: Hyperpigmentation may be caused by chronic inflammation. I al ways imagine that any time there is inflamm, the melanocytes (pigment cells) flock to t... Read More
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Possibly: Incisional biopsy rather than punch biopsy is often necessary to diagnose inflammatory conditions that may involve the fat or deeper vessels.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Many thoughts: Hyperpigmentation may be caused by chronic inflammation. I al ways imagine that any time there is inflamm, the melanocytes (pigment cells) flock to t... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Might be herpes: Small cluster of bumps if they are filled with fluid and then later crust over may be herpes (hsv) or herpes zoster (shingles). They are both viral c... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
No: Not necessarily but if you have wrinkles, it will make them look less obvious by plumping up and hydrating the skin. Also, if you live in a dry clima... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Onchronosis: Rare condition called onchronosis which may be from using high strength hydroquinone for long periods of time in predisposed individuals. Definitely ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Overdoing it?: Adding exercise should boost your immune system but over exercising can actually weaken your immune system. Get a physical and discuss with your md. ... Read More
A 59-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Keep using the cream: Keep using the cream, probably twice a day. I imagine that it is just itching madly as there is a war going on in you skin and that fungus doesn't wa... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Possibly: May increase your risk for developing squamous cell carcinoma from being chronically inflamed. May also be seen more commonly in patients with hepati... Read More
A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Dermatologist: A dermatologist will be able to take a small scraping of skin and immediately confirm the presence of fungal organisms. They also are aware of an ent... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Hormonal likely: Typically, when i see a woman over 25 with tender, long-lasting deep cysts around the jaw, it is hormonal. There is a medication called spironolacton... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Aloe: Aloe works great! you can take some Aspirin to help reduce the pain and inflammation. Anything else would be rx.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Aluminum chloride: I recommend otc certain dri pads. They are full strength antiperspirant and should be rubbed on feet every night when you go to bed and are not plann... Read More
A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Meds: I completely agree with dr. Vuguin and please note that cholesterol lowering medications may also dry out skin. Simple at home steps include avoiding... Read More
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Must see it!: I would love to be able to reassure you but this requires evaluation by your doctor as my initial thoughts could be a cyst, an abscess, a hair follicl... Read More
A 20-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
? Nickel dermatitis: Many possibilities but common is a nickel dermatitis from the button on your jeans. I would apply otc Hydrocortisone 3x daily (rx works better if you... Read More
A 18-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
High recurrence: Warts are difficult to "cure" as it is an infection, not a tumor. It is caused by one of many hpv viruses out there and even after surgery or laser, ... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Laser hair reduction: This is a common problem in the military where shaving is necessary to maintain standards and laser hair removal treatments are frequent. Hair remova... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Yes: Biore strips are fun even if they do not have much long term efficacy. Use the biore strip first to remove the excess skin cells and oil in your pore... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Yes: A small percentage of patients can develop a photo toxic reaction to the sun with severe burning and blistering to exposed areas, especially hands and... Read More
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
One more try: I would try the following otc: 1) neutrogena tsal shampoo 2x / week and ketoconazole 1% shampoo 2x/ week. Alternate days and if you wash more, use y... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Avoid the sun: Many causes but very common for women is melasma. Heat and sun and hormones make it worse. Use spf 30 or higher with at least 5% zinc oxide or tita... Read More
A 28-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Genital warts: Condyloma accuminata are genital warts or hpv. Certain types of hpv can be associated with cervical cancer so have you or your partner checked with a... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Topical lidocaine: You can get topical Lidocaine and it will numb the area temporarily until it heals. Abreva works ok and can shorten outbreak by a day or two. Also, ... Read More
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Vanicream: I like vanicream moisturizer. Wear cotton gloves over at night and apply thickly.
A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Multiple: Difficult to narrow down as there are entire books written on this topic. 1st is to determine if it is scarring or non-scarring. If just thinning an... Read More
A member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
After: It is best to start off slow with a 5-10 minute warm up and to stretch well after exercise when the muscles are warmed up. This will help the muscle ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Watch your intake: To be worthwhile and effective, exercise should be viewed as fun. There are more benefits than weight control received from adequate exercise. Remem... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Salicylic or glycoli: I like salicylic or glycolic acid cleansers, obagi, skinmedica, and replenix are my three favorite that i carry in the office. Make sure you use your... Read More
A 58-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
No: Assuming the diagnosis is correct, it is a common condition that is not contagious. Cuddle up!
A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Confirm diagnosis: After they are confirmed by a dermatologist that they are just sun spots (lentigo), i personally prefer a series of photo facials ipl plus an at home ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Conditioner: Peri follicular irritation is usually from shaving with soap or some sort of chemical irritant. I recommend shaving with conditioner, any inexpensive... Read More
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Depends on skin type: Both are good options depending on your skin type. I prefer salicylic acid in most acne patients as it is drawn more towards oily areas and helps a b... Read More
A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Agree: I agree with dr. Villaplana - just be sure to wear your sunscreen each and every time you are outdoors as uv will certainly cause a recurrence. Oh, a... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Hmmmm: Doesnt sound like an std but no guarantees. It sounds like some sort of an irritation such as friction without proper lubrication, or more likely, fr... Read More
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Lid scrubs: Agree, you can also try lid scrubs where you take a qtip and tip it in very dilute baby shampoo and rub your lids to try to clean out any blocked oil ... Read More
A 19-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Aquaphor: I recommend aquaphor throughout the day and a good SPF on lips when outdoors, my favorite is vanicream SPF 30. If the condition is not improved withi... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
All sex: Even sex with condoms doesn't completely eliminate risk. I have seen many condyloma at the base of the penis, an area not covered by the condom. So,... Read More
A 25-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
Dermatology 24 years experience
Irritation: I doubt this is infectious or anything actually rotting, although i enjoy the term. It may be an allergy to something you are coming into contact wit... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.

Ask doctors free
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less

Testimonials
Recommendations and Thank you notes are endorsements given from patients or other doctors.

6
Recommendations
454
Thank you notes
HealthTap member
Mar 30, 2015
Dr. Haley is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Haley is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Apr 14, 2015
Dr. Haley is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower5
HealthTap member
This was very helpful. Thanks! I actually have the same thing, and I realized it came from certain belt buckles. I never knew what it was called though
HealthTap member
Hi pls help me im alpino the sone proplem for me what do i do i whant cram or any thing from u thank u bye
HealthTap member
Thank you so much for taking the time to answer my question and so quickly as well!

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences F. Edward Hebert School of Medicine, MD
Graduated 1998MD

Residency

Naval Medical Center, San Diego

Awards

HealthTap ClubMD

Affiliations

american academy of dermatology
american society of dermatological surgeons
national psoriasis foundation
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions, provide medical advice, write prescriptions, and more.
Answer emailed
in 24 hours or less