Did you know that rosacea
is a chronic, inflammatory skin condition that can be treated effectively? At the office of Bennett K. Schwartz, M.D.
we'll provide a variety of proven treatments including the use of topical, or oral medications, or antibiotics. We'll also help inform you about ways to prevent rosacea and how to reduce and control the symptoms. Once Dr. Schwartz determines a treatment plan for your rosacea, improvements can often be noticed within 4-8 weeks.
If you suffer from rosacea, you're not alone. More than 14 million Americans are affected by the skin condition which is characterized by redness on the nose, cheeks, and forehead as well as general red "flushing" of the skin. Rosacea affects both men and women between the ages of 30 and 60. There is no known cause for rosacea but heredity, environmental factors, and blood vessel disorders are believed to be contributing factors.Treatments For Rosacea May Include:
- Oral Antibiotics
- Topical Medications
- Isotretinoin (Accutane)
For any questions regarding rosacea, feel free to contact our office at (856) 772-2221.