If you have Eczema and are searching for treatment options in Westport and the surrounding areas, consider speaking with experienced dermatologist Dr. Tanya A. Futoryan at Westport Dermatology & Laser Center. Our practitioners will review your case and create a personalized treatment plan for your needs. Call (203) 226-3600 today!
What is Eczema?
Eczema is a group of skin conditions which results in acute or chronic inflammation of the skin. It usually develops early in life. About 15 million Americans suffer from some form of eczema, including 10-20 percent of all infants. Symptoms vary from person to person but often include dry, red, scaly, and itchy patches on the skin.
What Are My Treatment Options For Eczema?
Education about proper skin care is the first line of treatment for eczema. It can also be treated by prescription corticosteroid medication, antibiotics to combat infection, antihistamines, and other topical modalities.
What Is Dermatitis?
Simple rashes are called dermatitis, which means the skin is inflamed or swollen.
How Can I Treat Dermatitis?
Effective treatment will be given after the rash is properly evaluated. Treatment includes skin care education and mild prescription creams.
Book An Eczema Consultation in Westport, CT!
Contact Westport Dermatology & Laser Center today at (203) 226-3600 to schedule your personalized Eczema appointment! You can also reach us by filling out the contact form on this page. Our talented staff looks forward to serving you!