Dermatologists Burlington VT

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Anita Louise Licata
(802) 864-0192
366 Dorset St
South Burlington, VT
Specialty
Dermatology

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Melissa Pugliano-Mauro, MD
(802) 847-0761
111 Colchester Ave
Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Robert David Gordon, MD
(802) 864-0404
364 Dorset St Ste 204
South Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1973

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Patricia L Seal
(802) 864-9522
30 Farrell St Ste 200
South Burlington, VT
Specialty
Dermatology

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Patricia Louise Seal, MD
(802) 864-9522
54 W Twin Oaks Ter Ste 10
South Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Co Sch Of Med, Denver Co 80262
Graduation Year: 1979

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Jeffrey Keith McKenna, MD
(802) 847-4570
111 Colchester Ave
Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 1999

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Mitchell Edward Schwartz, MD
(802) 660-8808
329 Dorset St
South Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Hahnemann Univ Sch Of Med, Philadelphia Pa 19102
Graduation Year: 1977

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Priya Sambandan, MD
(802) 847-4570
111 Colchester Ave
Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Graduation Year: 2007

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Melissa Angela Pugliano-Mauro
(802) 847-4570
111 Colchester Ave
Burlington, VT
Specialty
Dermatology

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Steven Robert Partilo, MD
(802) 864-0192
368 Dorset St
South Burlington, VT
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Vt Coll Of Med, Burlington Vt 05405
Graduation Year: 2000

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What is eczema?

Answer:
Eczema is an itchy rash on the ski n

(technically called atopic dermatitis) which is usually accompanied by hay fever or asthma and typically strikes children.  However, it can continue into adulthood, and some cases are first seen as adults.

Eczema is usually found behind the knees or on the arms (though it can be in other places), and it’s extremely itchy.  It tends to flare up and then disappear for long periods of time, even up to years.  Although it usually is first seen between the ages of 5 and 7, it can appear at any age .  Stress, long showers or baths, low humidity, cigarette smoke, and dry skin are among the triggers.

Eczema appears as reddish or brownish-gray patches on the skin; scratching makes the itching worse, and it will break the skin and cause it to scale over.  If you are so uncomfortable you can’t sleep or if you think your skin might be infected from the scratching, see your doctor.  Over the counter creams can relieve the itching for milder cases.  Doctors will prescribe corticosteroid creams for serious itching problems – though you can also get corticosteroid creams over the counter.  Oral antihistamines can also help with the itching, especially those which make you drowsy (which can cause better sleep at night).

Some doctors will also suggest phototherapy , which seems to help in some cases.  There are a variety of prescription oral cortisone drug...

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