Dermatologists Honolulu HI

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Janice Matsunaga
(808) 532-0155
1329 Lusitana St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Dermatology

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Kevin L Dawson
(808) 599-3780
1380 Lusitana St
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Dermatology

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Dr.John Boyer
(808) 521-1102
1329 Lusitana St # 207
Honolulu, HI
Gender
M
Education
Medical School: Uniformed Services Univ Of The Hlth Sci
Year of Graduation: 1987
Speciality
Dermatologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
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1.0, out of 5 based on 2, reviews.

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Jay Leslie Grekin, MD
(808) 522-4360
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Mi Med Sch, Ann Arbor Mi 48109
Graduation Year: 1972
Hospital
Hospital: Straub Clinic And Hosp, Honolulu, Hi
Group Practice: Straub Dermatology

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Kevin John Mott
(808) 537-5522
500 Ala Moane Blvd
Honolulu, HI
Specialty
Dermatology

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Johnson, Douglas W MD - Johnson Douglas W MD
(808) 531-7541
1380 Lusitana St, #401
Honolulu, HI
 
Jenny Lee Stone, MD
(808) 522-4360
888 S King St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Harvard Med Sch, Boston Ma 02115
Graduation Year: 1982

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Lois Yukiko Matsuoka, MD
(808) 941-5506
1441 Kapiolani Blvd Ste 911
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: George Washington Univ Sch Of Med & Hlth Sci, Washington Dc 20037
Graduation Year: 1975

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Dr.Linda Fancher
1010 S King St # 219
Honolulu, HI
Gender
F
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med
Year of Graduation: 1990
Speciality
Dermatologist
General Information
Accepting New Patients: Yes
RateMD Rating
5.0, out of 5 based on 1, reviews.

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Randall Tatsuo Mita, MD
(808) 432-2404
1010 Pensacola St
Honolulu, HI
Specialties
Dermatology, Family Practice
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1977

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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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