A member asked:

Are any special tests needed, or can a regular doctor see me for my impetigo?

7 doctors weighed in across 2 answers
Dr. Mark Patterson answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Primary care doctor: Impetigo is a superficial skin infection. It can be evaluated and treated by your primary care doctor.

Answered 8/30/2013

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Dr. Marina Armendariz answered

Specializes in Pediatrics

Your doctor: Your doctor can see you or urgent care can. Impetigo is contagious and can spread quickly, treatment is needed.

Answered 2/7/2015

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