West Houston Dermatology

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Stephen Mahoney, M.D. – A Top Houston Dermatologist for Psoriasis

Dr. Mahoney is one of the top dermatologists for the treatment of psoriasis.  In addition to being board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and a fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Mahoney frequently speaks at continuing medical education (CME) events to educate dermatologists about the most effective treatments for psoriasis.  Dr. […]

Phototherapy Treatment for Psoriasis

Houston enjoys having a tremendous array of medical resources and research institutions, which is excellent news for patients with psoriasis.  If a patient’s psoriasis doesn’t respond well to topical creams or oral medications, phototherapy is another treatment option.  Phototherapy involves treatment in which the affected portions of the skin are exposed to specific spectra of […]

Treatments for Psoriasis

When you come to West Houston Dermatology for psoriasis symptoms, Dr. Stephen Mahoney will examine your skin to determine what type of psoriasis you have because psoriasis can affect any or all parts of the skin.  There are five categories of psoriasis, including erythrodermic, guttate, inverse, pustular and plaque.  Plaque is the most common form […]