A rash is any change in the skin that may be accompanied by bumps, redness, itching, and other symptoms. Not all rashes require treatment, but we recommend that you have the rash evaluated. Dr. Janine Hopkins, M.D., F.A.A.D., board-certified dermatologist, offers rash treatments for men and women in Monroe, Alexandria, Shreveport, the Ark-La-Miss, Southlake, TX and the surrounding areas of Northeast Louisiana.
What is a Rash?
Coming into contact with an irritating substance may cause a reaction in your skin, such as redness, itching, and other symptoms. This type of change to the skin is known as a rash, and may be linked to:
- Cosmetics and personal hygiene products
- Allergic reactions
- Medical conditions, such as measles and chickenpox
- Side effects of medications
The term “rash” is very broad, and Dr. Hopkins will determine the exact nature of the rash. Rashes may be linked to medical conditions, such as:
How Much Does Rash Treatment Cost in Monroe, LA and Southlake, TX?
The cost of rash treatment depends on several factors, such as the underlying cause of the rash and recommended treatment options. After Dr. Hopkins diagnoses your rash and develops a personalized treatment plan, we can provide you with pricing information.
What Are the Benefits of Rash Treatment?
Rashes develop for many reasons, some of which may not require medical attention while others do require evaluation at a minimum. Having Dr. Hopkins examine your rash not only helps you understand the nature of the condition, but also ensures that no complications develop.
How Do I Know If I Have a Rash?
Signs of a rash are:
- Blisters and bumps
- Scaly appearance
- Discolored skin
What Should I Expect from Rash Treatment?
Home care is effective for many types of rashes. Dr. Hopkins will recommend if home care is adequate, or if you need medications and other treatments for your rash.
Be Healthy, Be Beautiful. Contact Hopkins Dermatology Today.
The redness, itching, and other signs of a rash indicate that your skin is being affected by an environmental factor, medical condition, or side effect of medications. If you have a rash, we recommend that you be evaluated by board-certified dermatologist, Dr. Janine Hopkins, M.D., F.A.A.D.. Contact us today to schedule an appointment with Hopkins Dermatology, proudly serving Monroe, Alexandria, Shreveport, the Ark-La-Miss, Southlake, TX and the surrounding areas of Northeast Louisiana.
"It was unbelievable how pleasant the office staff was. I really appreciated the time spent with Dr Hopkins. She covered all my questions and lots more. Very helpful and made sure I was comfortable and at ease. My first visit was phenomenal. I can now feel at ease and stress free going to a great dermatologist for all my needs. If I could give her 10 stars I certainly would." - Nancy A.