The Derm Institute of West Michigan Blog
The 7 Different Types of Psoriasis
January 18, 2021
There are 7 different types of psoriasis, and a board-certified dermatologist can help diagnose your type and help determine what treatment option…
The Truth About the Anti-Inflammatory Diet
January 5, 2021
In the modern world of diet and wellness, there are many myths among the actual facts. There is no diet that can cure a chronic disease like…
Psoriasis Flare-ups and Tips to Prevent Them
December 28, 2020
Psoriasis affects more than 125 million people worldwide, and the condition can be worsened by flare-ups. There are several triggers that can…
Psoriasis: Your Frequently Asked Questions
December 24, 2020
What does psoriasis look like? Psoriasis normally appears as red or pink plaques of raised, thick, scaly skin. These red patches have a silvery…
Who Can Treat Psoriasis?
December 23, 2020
Dermatologists have the most training and experience in treating psoriasis. When choosing a dermatologist to treat your psoriasis, make sure…
December 22, 2020
While the goal of treatment is to improve the appearance of skin, it is also important to find a physician who takes a holistic approach to…
Symptoms of Psoriasis
December 21, 2020
Psoriasis typically manifests itself as a rash on the skin, but it can also be found on the nails or joint areas.
What is Psoriasis?
December 18, 2020
Psoriasis is a skin condition which is characterized by the buildup of skin cells which causes scales and dry itchy patches of skin. It is…
Can Psoriasis Be Cured?
December 18, 2020
There is no cure for psoriasis, however, there are many ways to treat and manage the condition, and improve the quality of life of those affected.…
Psoriasis vs. Seborrheic Dermatitis
December 11, 2020
Is your scalp itchy? Is it dry and flakey, too? For many people, this is a common problem. There are many skin conditions that can cause this, two…