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why is it so hard to get an appointment with a dermatologist

A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Excision: A mole should be removed in its entirety and not biopsied. The tissue should be sent to a pathologist for examination. A GP or a general surgeon could ... Read More

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A 54-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
See concierge: You may contact one of the dermatologist who may provide online consultation on this site- I am not one of them.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Harold Fields
60 years experience in Family Medicine
Appointment : You are just lucky. Accept it. Good Luck
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. M. Christine Lee
27 years experience in Dermatology
Depends on problem: Derms are experts on skin, hair, nails and all of their associated conditions. If you're worried about skin cancer you should ask for a full body skin ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. David Sire
53 years experience in Dermatology
Complete evaluation: Your should expect a thorough history and physical examination. There may be bloodwork ordered depending on your condition and possibly bacterial cul ... Read More
A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Andrew Turrisi
46 years experience in Radiation Oncology
Did you have: A melanoma? Dysplastic nevus syndrome, another vriety of skin cancer? These folks know skin better than anyone else.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Dermatologist: Please visit your family doctor who can give you a referral. Or you can call the local university and ask them. You can also do a virtual consult th ... Read More
A 46-year-old male asked:
Dr. Nellmarie Bodenstein
Specializes in
Impetigo: White patches can be impetigo or fungal infections. Never wash with antibacterial soaps as this causes fungal infections.Can apply Covarex cream and h ... Read More
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A 35-year-old male asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Depends: It depends on the condition. Usually one would like to biopsy an active lesion but sometimes even normal-appearing skin may show the disease condition ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Addagada Rao
55 years experience in General Surgery
Doctor did the best: All the moles should be monitored for melanoma by physician experienced in taking care , her doctor did the best by referring to a dermatologist for f ... Read More

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