Schweiger Dermatology Group
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Schweiger Dermatology Group - Broadway
1727 Broadway
New York, NY 10019
Call: 212-203-0908
Manhattan Center for Dermatology


Category Archive for 'Psoriasis'

What Causes Psoriasis?

While the exact cause of psoriasis is not fully understood, researchers believe psoriasis results from various factors such as genetics, immune system, and environment. With these three factors added together, the risk of developing psoriasis is greater than the risk of someone without any of these factors. Genetics and its impact on your skin’s health […]

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A survey taken by National Psoriasis Foundation showed that 5,600 people with psoriasis were unhappy with their disease management. Fortunately, there are new, more effective treatments available. Below is a list of some of the advanced treatments available for psoriasis: Oral Treatments The Food And Drug Administration approved a new oral medication for psoriasis treatment […]

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As the colder weather nears, many folks throughout New York will notice a worsening of their skin conditions. Those who deal with psoriasis often notice a quite substantial worsening of their symptoms. What is Psoriasis?  Psoriasis is an inherited condition which can affect the skin, joints, and potentially other organ systems. Although psoriasis has historically been viewed […]

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Psoriasis is a chronic skin disorder that is difficult to treat. Psoriasis is caused by skin cells that regenerate more quickly than normal. These fast growing skin cells cause red and white patches of skin on the hands, face, knees, scalp, feet, elbows and lower back. Adults tend to get the skin issue more often […]

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What Should I Know About Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a chronic skin condition that is thought to be caused by the overproduction of skin cells in the human body. Symptoms of psoriasis typically include red patches or scaly skin. Below you’ll find the different types of this common skin condition: Various types of psoriasis we treat in our Scarsdale dermatology offices Plaque […]

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What is psoriasis? Psoriasis is a chronic autoimmune condition characterized by the overproduction of skin cells localized to certain areas of the body. Areas affected by psoriasis are prone to itching and burning and can crack open and bleed. Aside from being a painful and bothersome condition, many people struggle with the embarrassment of psoriasis […]

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