Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Dec
2001

Q&A: What can I do to get rid of acne, especially when it appears when my period is near?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com plz help, i got numerous breakouts, i tried almost everyhting but my acne still not clearing specially when my period is getting near..can you recommend something to get rid of my acne ..plz i really ... View full question & answer >>
Dec
2001

Q&A: Is hair transplant a good option for a person losing hair?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am losing my hair. Will hair implant work for me? What area the goods and bads about hair implantation? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Should I continue topical treatments or consider laser hair removal to deal with chronic razor bumps from shaving?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am a 23 y/o african american male with a problem with razorbumps.What should I do? Should I continue use of topical treatments or should I go ahead with the laser hair removal treatment? If so, What ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Can you recommend a good doctor for a second opinion regarding the loss of my figure nail and no re-growth for over a year?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My nail on my left hand (ringfinger) is just about gone. It started out as a white spot and eventually the whole nail lifted from the nail bed. I've been to Kaiser about 3 times and had it tested ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How long does adult onset acne typically last?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com How long does adult onset acne typically last? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: What should my mother do for a 5-month old, oblong, quarter-sized, rough-textured patch on her cheek from sun burn?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My mother (57) sunburned her face 2x this year. In June a patch formed on her cheek below her orbital bone. It was small like a pimple but now it is the size of a quarter and oblong in shape. It is rough ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: I have flat warts on my face and they are spreading. Is there any type of cosmetic surgery that I can have done?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have flat warts on my face. I have had them frozen and I have been using Aldara, but they are spreading. I am desperate to stop them from spreading all over my face. Is there any type of cosmetic surgery ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How can I get rid of two dark spots on my cheeks that came from the use of an acne medicine called Dernovat?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com a dermatologist proscribed me a creme called Dernovat for my acne. after use of this creme I have 2 dark spots on my sheeks ever since(almost 10 years now) how can I get ride of them? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Would chemical peel be recommended to remove my patches of red acne scars?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I am 18 years old and have dealt with mild acne since i was 13. My skin has scarring and i would like to know if a chemical peel would be recommeded. I have little to no acne now, and would like to rid ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Could a laser procedure remove dome-shaped moles on my face without leaving scars?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I was interested in getting several dome shaped moles on my face removed. They are benign, but affect my esteem. I don't want to go under the knife for scarring reasons. How succesfull is a laser ... View full question & answer >>