Skin conditions are something everyone experiences from time to time, and many types of skin conditions could affect you. Board-certified dermatologist Linda Honet, MD, FAAD, at Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating skin conditions of all kinds, from acne, eczema, and dermatitis to warts, fungal infections, and skin cancer. To arrange a consultation with Dr. Honet, call Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic or request an appointment online today.
What skin conditions might I get?
Some of the more common skin conditions the team sees at Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic include:
Rashes are red areas of skin that often have bumps, spots, or other types of lesions. Hives are a common type of rash. Many rashes develop because of allergic reactions or irritation caused by the constant use of a specific substance. For instance, a latex allergy would cause a rash on your hands if you wore latex gloves.
Warts are hard lumps that often look rough or uneven. They're typically raised on your body but can be flattish on your feet. They're usually due to infection with the human papillomavirus.
Fungal skin infections are very common. Conditions like athlete's foot, jock itch, and yeast infections are all due to fungus.
Are there other kinds of skin conditions?
There are many other kinds of skin conditions. Some of the more common ones include:
Your skin is the largest organ and has to perform many functions to keep you healthy. It has to help regulate your temperature, protect you from invading microorganisms, and provide a barrier to the outside world while enabling you to sweat.
Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic specializes in skin conditions and has a board-certified dermatologist leading the team.
How are skin conditions treated?
Treatment for skin conditions might vary widely, depending on the cause of your condition and its severity. Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic's dermatologist can diagnose the cause of your skin condition at your consultation or by taking skin and blood samples for laboratory analysis.
Once your provider knows what the problem is, they can create a treatment plan to address the root cause of your skin condition and relieve the symptoms. Some of the many treatments available at Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic include:
At Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic, you can benefit from surgery for skin conditions as well, like the excision of skin cancer. The practice also provides an extensive range of dermatologist-approved skin care products, including:
If you have a skin condition, get the right treatment now by calling Honet Dermatology and Cosmetic or requesting an appointment online.