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Dr. Peter Winters

Dermatology
Indianapolis, IN
57 years experience male

Locations

Office

Indianapolis, IN

Address

8402 Harcourt Rd Ste 620, Indianapolis, IN
Directions

About

Bio

I have been in practice in dermatology since early 1970's.. My training was at temple University School of Medicine in Philadelphia, I spent three years at methodist hospital in Indianapolis training in Family medicine..Then went back to Philadelphia for Dermatology While in practice I have been active in organized medicine..I have served as President of Indianapolis Medical society President of Indiana State Medical association,also served as alternate Delegate to the AMA for ten years Currently I am chairman of the Dermatology section of St Vincent hospital Indianapolis My practice is mostly general dermatology of all ages

Specialties
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Dermatology

Languages spoken

English

Doctor Q&A

6 Answers
4 Agrees
The number of answers this doctor has agreed with.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology 57 years experience
Time: Waiting for the skin to repigment can take 3-6 months..It should return to normal.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology 57 years experience
Moisture: Warm and moist areas of the body can predispose someone for contracting a fungus..Cleansing the skin and drying the area well can prevent infection.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology 57 years experience
Unlikely: Polish remover is acetone based and dries the skin and should not cause numbness only dryness.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology 57 years experience
Uncommon: Ring worm (tinea infection) gradually grows from an area of the body and does not move around the skin surface.
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology 57 years experience
Yes: Many fungi reside in the ground, they vary from locale to locale.
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Winters
Dermatology 57 years experience
Topical medication: Topical meds are usually effective and oral are stressful to the yong liver and are not recommended.

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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Winters is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
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Mar 31, 2015
Dr. Winters is an amazing doctor! #nationaldoctorsday2015 #virtualflower1
HealthTap member
Thank you, your answer was very helpful! Thank you so much ! Is there any cream or solution that can help ?
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Your answer was very helpful! Thanks :)

Education & Training

Medical/Graduate school

Temple University School of Medicine
Graduated 1965MD

Residency

Methodist Hospital San Antonio
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