Patient Education

Our team of professionals and staff believe that informed patients are better equipped to make decisions regarding their health and well-being. For your personal use, we have created an extensive patient library covering an array of educational topics, which can be found on the side of each page. Browse through these diagnoses and treatments to learn more about topics of interest to you.

As always, you can contact our office to answer any questions or concerns.

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From rashes, acne, and psoriasis to skin cancers and melanoma, Horvath Dermatology Associates is equipped to handle all your dermatological needs...

Our Staff
...His practice includes all aspects of medical dermatology, including skin cancer, moles, skin checks, rashes, psoriasis, and acne...

Adult Acne: How to Control Blemishes & Breakouts in Your Middle Years
Acne is the most common of all skin disorders, affecting almost everyone at some point in their lives...

Battling Teenage Acne
Acne is by far the most common skin complaint among teenagers, affecting nearly all of those between the ages of 12 and 17 at least occasionally, according to the American Academy of Dermatology...

Rosy Complexion? Flushed Cheeks? You May Have Rosacea
...Because rosacea is frequently misdiagnosed and confused with acne, sunburn or eye irritation, a large percentage of people suffering from rosacea fail to seek medical help due to lack of awareness...

Know Your Skin Type
... Oily Skin Types If you have oily skin, you may be more prone to acne due to excessive oil secretions (sebum) on the face...

Diminishing Scars: Professional Cosmetic Treatment for an Improved Appearance
Scars left behind from acne, surgery, chicken pox, burns or other injuries, especially when they appear on your face, can be disfiguring physically and emotionally...

How Can Your Dermatologist Treat Your Acne?
Acne is one of the most common and yet one of the most challenging skin problems people face...

Rejuvenate Your Skin With Microdermabrasion
...Of course, if you’ve spent years basking in the sun to get the perfect tan or you had acne as a teenager that has now left scars, you may be looking for a treatment option that will be able to reduce or even get rid of these issues and improve the texture, tone, and overall appearance of your skin...

How to Treat Facial Scarring
... From traumatic injuries to acne, there are a variety of reasons why you may be dealing with facial scars; however, it doesn’t mean you have to live with them for the rest of your life...

Acne
Adult acne: The number of adults who have acne is growing...

Acne scars
  Acne scar treatment: This woman's dermatologist treated her acne scars (left) with acne scar surgery and laser therapy...

Acne products: How to avoid allergic reaction
A few people who used a non-prescription acne product have developed a serious allergic reaction...

Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin
Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States...

Adult acne
Adult acne: This 25-year-old woman has had acne for years and gets the typical deep, inflamed pimples and cysts common in adult acne...

Isotretinoin: Treatment for severe acne
  Acne can diminish quality of life: Studies show that acne can decrease self-confidence and cause one to avoid social situations...

Rosacea
... Papulopustular rosacea: Redness, swelling, and acne-like breakouts...

Keratosis pilaris
...“Keratosis pilaris and prevalence of acne vulgaris: a cross-sectional study...

Ringworm
...) Swollen lymph nodes Raw, open skin Raised soft, spongy skin that weeps fluid A skin problem that looks like acne, folliculitis, or another skin condition Some men feel tired and rundown...

Hidradenitis suppurativa
...   Hidradenitis suppurativa: Overview Also called acne inversa What is hidradenitis suppurativa...

Seborrheic dermatitis
... Acne, rosacea, or psoriasis...

Basal cell carcinoma
... Overexposure or long-term exposure to x-rays, such as patients who received x-ray treatments for acne in the 1940s...

Squamous cell carcinoma
... Overexposure or long-term exposure to x-rays, such as patients who received x-ray treatments for acne in the 1940s...

Nummular dermatitis
...Isotretinoin, a prescription medicine sometimes used to treat severe acne, seems to increase the risk for this skin problem...

How to Shave
... Men who have acne should take special care while shaving...

Get the most from your skin care products
...From anti-aging serums to acne medications, many adults and teens regularly apply medications or treatments to their skin...

Videos
How to Apply Sunscreen How to Style Hair Without Damage Rosacea: Skin Care Do's and Don'ts Skin Cancer Prevention Manicure and Pedicure Safety Psoriasis Skin Care Guide Eczema: Tips to help your child feel better How to Shave Skin Self-Exam: How to Do Face Washing 101 How to Apply Self-Tanner Acne: Tips to help you see clearer skin Wrinkle Remedies Tips for Healthy Hair Get the most from your skin care products Tips for Healthy Nails How to remove gum without cutting hair Dry skin relief Coloring and perming tips Eczema Bleach bath therapy Preventing skin conditions in athletes Tips for treating poison ivy How to Treat sunburn Melasma How to care for tattooed skin How to care for pierced ears How to Treat Diaper Rash Skin Care on a Budget Who's Got Your Back...