SKIN RASHES FORT MYERS
Dermatology Solutions is proud to provide effective treatment options for our patients with skin rashes in Fort Myers. When dealing with a skin rash, patients may experience discomfort, irritation or even pain. Our board certified dermatologists are committed to helping each of our patients find relief from their skin rash symptoms. Since there are a variety of different types of rashes, our dermatologists will personally examine your rash and discuss any other symptoms that may relate to your condition. Then, we will develop a personalized treatment plan for you so you can be on your way to clear skin! Contact our office today and take the first step of your skin healing journey.
Causes of Skin Rashes
Rashes can occur for many reasons, including skin infections, allergies, and medications. They can also result from bacterial, fungal, viral, or parasitic infections and other diseases.
An allergic reaction which results in a rash is called contact dermatitis. Common cases of contact dermatitis include: beauty products, chemicals, latex/rubber, poisonous plants, and food allergies.
Infections that involve bacteria, viruses, fungi, or parasites can also cause a rash. These rashes will vary depending on the type of infection. Anyone who believes they may have an infection should seek medical advice.
Bites, Stings and Outdoor Rashes
Many insects can cause a rash through a bite or sting. Other causes of rashes outdoors include hay fever (seasonal allergy) and exposure to poison ivy and other plants.
Common Types of Skin Rashes
Rashes can appear in a variety of different ways including red, dry, or scaly skin or as blotches, welts or blisters. A skin rash may also occur in one area of the skin or all over the body. Because of the wide variety of symptoms, an accurate diagnosis of your rash is a huge part in finding effective treatment. Some common types of rashes include:
When to See a Doctor
Skin rashes are usually not life threatening, however can effect your quality of life. If you have any of these symptoms, you should seek professional help:
- The rash is all over your body.
- You are also running a fever.
- Your rash appeared suddenly and is spreading quickly.
- The rash is blistering or painful.
- Your rash is infected and is turning yellow or green.
- If the rash has been bothering you for a long time and affecting your quality of life.
Skin Rash Treatment
The first step in finding a treatment for your skin rash is scheduling an appointment with your dermatologist to discuss your symptoms and concerns. During your consultation, our dermatologist will ask you a series of questions related to your rash including level of itchiness and discomfort, if the rash is spreading and any changes in skin care or other products; along with a physical exam to get the most accurate diagnosis. Next, our dermatologists will recommend a skin care regimen along with any over-the-counter and/or prescribed skin care products.
Offering Compassion &
Trust for Life
Offering Compassion &
Trust for Life
Our staff consists of highly trained, Board Certified and Experienced Doctors, Nurses and Physician Assistants. Our clinical staff are experts in Skin Cancer Prevention, Detection and Treatment
We are committed to providing you with exceptional care for all of your individual needs and unique skin type.
To treat our patients with the best possible care, we design our practice for hospitality and functionality. We are on Metro Pkwy between Daniels & Six Mile Cypress near Gulf Coast Hospital.
Although we live and work in paradise, the year round sunshine can increase your risk of skin cancer. We pride ourselves in educating, supporting and assisting the communities we operate within.
Let Us Find Your Solution to Your Skin Concerns
Our doctors & clinical staff are experts in the caring for the largest organ of the body. We provide services to children, teens, young adults and seniors allowing us to be a lifetime partner in your skin health. Our team can help you take care of your skin and help you find the treatment method that’s best for you!
Dermatology Solutions Proudly Offers Services to the Communities in
Fort Myers – Cape Coral – North Fort Myers – Lehigh Acres – South Fort Myers – Estero – Bonita Springs – Sanibel Island – North Naples – Naples – and All Surrounding Areas