Our Dermatologist are specialists in Womens Dermatology which includes dermatoses involving the mucosal surfaces ie genital and mouth. There are many Dermatoses that occur in women specifically. In particular pregnancy rashes can be a source of anxiety for all.
Conditions treated by Dermatologists include
Many of these condition present with itch and irritation in the early stages.
A thorough examination by your Dermatologist and further investigations (biopsy) may be able to make the diagnosis early.
Early diagnosis is important as some of these conditions will lead to permanent scarring and functional problems as well as increased risk of cancer if not treated. Early treatment may prevent these issues.
A number of Dermatological conditions occur in pregnancy.
Some of these include:
Dr Laura Wheller and Dr Melissa Carroll both have a special interest in the management of Vulval Dermatoses.