What Medical Conditions Does a Dermatologist Treat?

Skin problems occur at every age. Dr. Malcolm diagnoses and cares for a variety of conditions that can affect your skin. Some of these include:

  • Acne
  • Actinic keratoses
  • Age spots
  • Aging skin
  • Atopic dermatitis (childhood eczema)
  • Birthmarks
  • Blistering conditions (i.e. bullous pemphigoid)
  • Blood vessel conditions (i.e. dilated blood vessels, spider angiomas, cherry angiomas)
  • Cysts
  • Eczema
  • Hair Loss
  • Keloids
  • Keratosis pilaris (rough bumps on upper outer arms)
  • Melanoma
  • Melasma
  • Moles
  • Molluscum contagiosum
  • Nail Infections
  • Pigmentary problems (i.e. vitiligo)
  • Precancers
  • Psoriasis
  • Rosacea              
  • Skin cancers (melanoma, basal cell cancer, squamous cell cancer)
  • Skin tags
  • Sun spots
  • Sweating, excessively
  • Warts
  • And much more!

As these consultations are a benefit of Alberta Health and Wellness, a referral from a family doctor or medical specialist is required.