Your skin is the largest and most visible organ of your body. It also serves as your first line of defense against germs, pollutants, and the sun. Polley Clinic of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery PA specializes in general dermatology and can diagnose and treat any skin condition. To schedule an appointment, call 252-243-0566 or click on the “REQUEST APPOINTMENT” button above to request an appointment online today!
General dermatology is a specialized area of medicine focused on diagnosing and treating problems that affect the skin, hair, and nails. Taking good care of your skin is essential for overall health and wellness.
Getting early treatment for a skin condition may prevent more serious health complications. At Polley Clinic the primary focus is getting your skin to its optimal state of health.
Skin conditions that benefit from general dermatology at Polley Clinic of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery PA include:
When you visit the Polley Clinic you can expect a comprehensive evaluation.
During your general dermatology consultation your provider asks detailed questions about your condition. They also review your medical and family history, as well as the types of medications and supplements you take.
Your provider then examines your skin, paying close attention to the area causing your concern. If needed, your provider may take a biopsy to either make or confirm a diagnosis.
Polley Clinic values patient education. Your provider will talk to you and provide you with print material about your diagnosis and the recommended treatment so you can make the most informed decisions about your care.