When it comes to taking care of your skin and appearance, you want professional advice that is knowledgeable, accurate, and has your best interests in mind. Most dermatology practices claim to be those things, but are they the perfect fit for you?
Before you pick just anyone to help improve the health of your skin and enhance your appearance, make sure you know exactly what to look for. Here are some things that you should keep in mind when choosing a dermatologist.
Check the history of the dermatologist to ensure they not only know what to look for, but also to make sure they are board certified and have the necessary experience to provide the right treatment for you. It’s important to ensure they are qualified.
When you speak with the dermatologist and they do the initial consultation, they should be able to give you a full and thorough understanding of what you are dealing with and how they can help. The dermatologist should be able to explain the trouble spots and the cause, as well as recommend a course of action to help.
No patient ever wants to be rushed in and out of their dermatologist’s office without getting the full consultation or checkup. A dermatologist who rushes you may not be looking after your best interests; rather, they may be trying to finish the treatment and move on to the next one.
A good dermatologist is always caring about your health issues and current situations. They should make recommendations based on your individual needs, as well as what will and will not work for you. If they feel a procedure or treatment is not safe for you, a good dermatologist would never recommend it.
At Kessel Dermatology, it’s important to us that you receive the treatment you deserve.