Treating rosacea is a complex medical problem due to the fact that it can be confused for an allergic reaction or other skin issues. Although rosacea is a common skin conditions, finding the right information and physician that is able to appropriately diagnose and manage the condition is scarce. Although anyone can suffer from rosacea, those with fair skin, middle aged women, with a combination of hereditary and environmental factors are most likely to have this skin condition. Rosacea causes flushing, changes in small blood vessels in the skin, and thickening of the skin especially of the nose making it appear bulbous especially seen in men.
Dr. Girgis is very well versed in dermatology, endocrinology, and basic gynecology as well as other areas of internal medicine and is able to pinpoint the cause of rosacea. With rosacea, flare ups are common and can appear as red and pus-filled small bumps. At Superior Medical Centers, we value patient education, and explain factors that can trigger or aggravate rosacea and will discuss how to manage your symptoms.
Rosacea could be as a result of hormonal surges during puberty, genetic susceptibility, acquired or inherited hormonal imbalances, as well as other factors. During the consultation, Dr. Girgis is able to pinpoint the root cause of the symptoms. With almost 30 years of experience, Dr. Girgis is able to provide the appropriate therapy on an individual basis and customizes the treatment plan taking age, gender, lifestyle and other factors into consideration.
At Superior Medical Centers, we treat rosacea with an armamentarium of treatment options such as lasers, skin care line, hormone therapy, antibiotics and other modalities. We do not recommend the same treatment to all patients. Every treatment is personalized and usually significant results are seen after a single session. View our website for our before and after photos of skin transformations using different approaches. Make a complementary consultation with Dr. Girgis and boost your self-esteem with the right treatment customized just for you.