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Doctor insights on: Is Microderm Abrasion Done By A Dermatologist

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Is microderm abrasion done by a dermatologist?

Is microderm abrasion done by a dermatologist?

Yes.: Many dermatologists provide that service. Some spas offer mda as well, but they seldom if ever have adequate medical supervision. I personally would not wish to risk the damage to my face that might result from an mda done by an unqualified person. ...Read more

Abrasions (Definition)

An abrasion is a wound caused by superficial damage to skin no deeper than dermis or mucous membrane.It is less severe than laceratin and bleeding ...Read more


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Abrasion on my penis, should I see doctor or dermatologist?

Dermatologist: Although you could see either type of doctor you might be better off with a dermatologist. ...Read more

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If I have prostatis , what shall be done now , do I check a urologist or dermatologist , will this become ok in some time ?

If I have prostatis , what shall be done now , do I check a urologist or dermatologist , will this become ok in some time ?

See your FP first: Your pcp can do a prostate exam, have you pee in a cup, and diagnose whether this is or is not prostatitis. If it is prostatitis, you may need a month of antibiotics and a recheck visit or even a repeat course of antibiotics. If you have continued trouble, then you may need the specialty care of a urologist. ...Read more

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Using neostrata hq 4% lightning cream and laroche posay mela d dark spot cream for 2 years and my dermatologist said it has done all it can. Now what?

Using neostrata hq 4% lightning cream and laroche posay mela d dark spot cream for 2 years and my dermatologist said it has done all it can. Now what?

Lots of options: You can try many different options...First makle sure you wear spf 45+ sunscreen. You can try azaleic acid products, tazarotene (as long as you are not nursing or pregnant), chemical peels, microdermabrasion, etc. ...Read more

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Is acutane safe to use if you have colitis? I will be monitored by gi, my dermatologist assures me he's done this before and no one has gotten sick even if they already have a pre-existing condition.

Is acutane safe to use if you have colitis? I will be monitored by gi, my dermatologist assures me he's done this before and no one has gotten sick even if they already have a pre-existing condition.

Likely: While Accutane may cause colitis and generalized inflammation of the GI tract, it does not necessarily cause an exacerbation of an underlying colitis condition; so, given that you are under the supervision of two competent physicians, this is a safe situation;. ...Read more

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What can be done for deep face wrinkles caused from sun damage? I am using creams now. Could a dermatologist do more?

What can be done for deep face wrinkles caused from sun damage? I am using creams now. Could a dermatologist do more?

Definitely yes: A doctor with an interest in skin care can provide you with much more powerful products to help reverse sun damage. There are many non-invasive ways to improve the health of your skin and reduce wrinkles including chemical peels, laser and ipl treatments, skin tightening procedures, neuromodulators like Botox and injectable fillers. ...Read more