Dermatology Ask A Doctor Questions and Answers on LocateADoc.com

Sep
2001

Q&A: What should I do if this last Botox injection left me in pain and lumps under the skin after a week?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com I just recently got Botox injections. I have this done 3 other times. But this time I felt alot of pain and swelled up every where she injected the botox it did not have any of the right effects and now ... View full question & answer >>
Sep
2001

Q&A: Should I consider laser skin resurfacing to remove pitted scars from plucking ingrown hairs on my chin?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have pitted scars from plucking ingrown hairs on my chin area, not knowing that plucking was making them worse. I have been having laser treatments for the ingrown hairs which has made a big difference ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What is the procedure for skin peeling and the health affects?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com A few weeks ago a girlfreind who is african-american had a proceedure done which is called skin peeling. Her skin looked radiant,glowed as well as seemed a little lighter.I am interested in the proceedure ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I do about a scar from kidney surgery that has a painful lump inside?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I had my right kidney removed on 5/1/01. A 4" mass, renal cell carcinoma sarcomatoid. It was found in 2 lymph nodes next to the kidney. 8/20/01 I has a cat scan. No evidence of spreading. My question ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: Can the Estratest I am taking for hot flashes and mood swings cause facial hair growth and what can I do about it?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com Thank you for the quick answer. The hair growth is dark hair but light in density. What kind of doctor would prescribe Vaniqa? I am, also, on Estratest, for estrogen replacement and I have seen an increase ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I consider beyond electrolysis and using tweezers to remove light facial hair that keeps coming back?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I have had light facial hair for many years and have spent a great deal of time and money on electrolysis. Most of it has been very successful but I still continue to have facial hair on my jawbone, chin ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: I have these bumps on my thighs and my mom says I am growing too fast. Is this true and how can I make them disappear?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com hi. i'm 13 years old. i have these bumps that are shaped like little lines on my thies, on the side of my thies. I asked my mom and she said its because im growing fast and it means that my legs are ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: What can I do about a rash that extends from my nipples across my breast and secretes a clear discharge?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com i have what looks like a breast rash that has spread to both breasts and is going off the nippple area to my skin. it is sometimes painful and secretes a clear discharge through what looks like sores ... View full question & answer >>
Aug
2001

Q&A: I have these small blisters on my fingers that itch and ooze a clear liquid and then dry up and become scaly. Where does it come from, how do you get it and is it curable?

Amy Taub, M.D. Picture - LocateADoc.com I went to a dermatogist about 8 months ago because in the last year and half I have gotten these small blisters on my fingers they itch and ooze a clear liquid then dry up and become scaly. These blisters ... View full question & answer >>
Jul
2001

Q&A: Where can I find the cheapest BOTOX® injection?

Gregory Caputy, MD, Chief Surgeon Picture - LocateADoc.com Where can I find the cheapest botox injection?Thankyou. View full question & answer >>