(908) 273-4300

Before & After Photos


December 2017
« Nov    

Recent Posts

Tag: seborrheic dermatitis

What are the skin flakes in my ear? Dr. Emily Altman

Most commonly, the skin flakes in the ear are due to seborrheic dermatitis, commonly known as dandruff.  Another common cause is psoriasis. Even chronic scratching of the ear can produce a rash with flaking, called lichen simplex chronicus. Psoriasis, seborrheic dermatitis and eczema can cause flaking, scaling, redness and itching on the back of the [...]

How to Combat Dry Skin? Dr Emily Altman

Although dry skin is usually not serious, it can be quite uncomfortable.  Dry skin is dull and flaky andmay feel itchy and tight. The tendency to dry skin may be inherited from your parents, as part of a condition called atopy, which includes eczema, hayfever and seasonal allergies, and asthma. A person with atopy may [...]

Dr. Altman’s answer to “Getting rid of these scars, marks and rashes on my face?”

I want to preface my answer that it is very difficult to make a diagnosis or suggest a treatment without examining the patient in person. However looking at the photos, there is a rash and some ice pick scarring, probably from previous acne. Usually if dermatologists cannot diagnose a rash, the next thing to do [...]

A Member of the ASLMS
Copyright 2012 - Summit Medical Group - All rights reserved : Privacy Policies & Disclaimers  :  Site Map

Disclaimer: The information on this Web site is solely for to educate patients. It is not intended to be medical advice and, therefore, should not be considered a substitute for consultation with a qualified medical professional. Communications to or from the Summit Medical Group Web site and any person will not be used to establish a relationship between a patient and doctor.