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Some of the most common inquiries fielded by dermatology specialists include:


  • What treatments are available for psoriasis? Do I need a specialist?
  • Would I benefit from getting a chemical peel for my skin problem?
  • Are there risks associated with getting laser treatments?
  • Are OTC treatments capable of getting rid of warts for good?
  • What can I do about my acne?
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    • Any symptoms you’ve experienced. If it’s a visible problem, try to be as descriptive as possible. Alternatively, you can take a picture of the problem area that can be provided upon request to the dermatologist who assists you.
    • The length of time for which you’ve been experiencing the problem
    • Any changes to the problem that you’ve noticed. This includes lessening or improving symptoms, as well as worsening factors.
    • Any treatments (if any) that you’ve already tried

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