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What kind of doctor sees somebody for ringworm on the scalp?

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Dr. Janet Greenhut
Preventive Medicine
3 doctors agree

In brief: Primary care

Your family doctor should be able to diagnose and treat ringworm.

In brief: Primary care

Your family doctor should be able to diagnose and treat ringworm.
Dr. Janet Greenhut
Dr. Janet Greenhut
Thank
Dr. Pamela Moore
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees

In brief: Many doctors

Most ringworm cases can be treated by your primary doctor. However, if the condition has become severe, sometimes a referral to a dermatologist (skin specialist) will be done to help with treatment options.

In brief: Many doctors

Most ringworm cases can be treated by your primary doctor. However, if the condition has become severe, sometimes a referral to a dermatologist (skin specialist) will be done to help with treatment options.
Dr. Pamela Moore
Dr. Pamela Moore
Thank
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Dr. Janet Greenhut
Thanks, Dr. Moore.
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