Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

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 >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: Could my son's elevated bilirubin and alkaline be from the use of minocycline for acne?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com My son is taking minocycline for his acne, he has had 2 liver panels done, his bilirubin and alkaline have come back elevated. Is this do to the minocycline? He has not had any symtoms. He wants to get ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: I have some white bumps on my foreskin and no irritations. The bumps are very small and are in clusters. Do you know what that might be.

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have some white bumps on my foreskin and no irritations. The bumps are very small and are in clusters. Do you know what that might be. Please reply as soon as possible. Thankyou for you time. View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: What procedure can be used to lighten the color of skin?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Are there any procedures such as tattoing, etc. for the lightening of skin? What was Michael Jacksons procedure for the lightening of his skin? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: What should I do if I am detection a fluid pocket in my chin?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com For the past 6 months or so I've had reoccurring fluid build up in my chin area. I thought it might be due to a clogged hair folicles at first, but it reoccurs so I'm thinking a cyst or boil? ... View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How do I remove body hair from my back and shoulders, what will it cost, and where do I get it done?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have unwanted body hair, especially on my back and shoulders. How do i get rid of it permanently and how much would it cost? Where would i go? View full question & answer >>
Nov
2001

Q&A: How do I treat a lanced, infected boil under my arm so I can work out at the gym and how do I prevent a future one?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Yesterday I was referred to the local emergency room by my ppd for the lancing of an infected boil under my arm. The e.r. doctor sliced it open (extremely painful) He diaognosed it as Hidradenitis suppurativa ... View full question & answer >>
Oct
2001

Q&A: What can I do to have lesions removed from my labia area?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I'm in the Navy and just recently went to the doctor for numerous small blue 2-3mm flat to slightly raised lesions on the vulvar/labia area. They told me it was Hemangiomas and that there was nothing ... View full question & answer >>