Dermatologists Moscow ID

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Richard Allen Jacobs, MD
(208) 882-0388
619 S Washington St Ste 202
Moscow, ID
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680
Graduation Year: 1972

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Richard Jacobs, MD
(208) 882-1522
619 S Washington St Ste 202
Moscow, ID
Education
Univ Of Il Coll Of Med, Chicago Il 60680Univ Il Hosp & Cli, Dermatology; St Joseph'S Reg M C-S Bend, Flexible Or Transitional Year

Cordingley, Janet - Rexburg Family Medical Center
(208) 356-8733
1 Professional Plz
Rexburg, ID
 
Christopher Thad Scholes, MD
(208) 734-5555
526 Shoup Ave W Ste A
Twin Falls, ID
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Wa Sch Of Med, Seattle Wa 98195
Graduation Year: 1993
Hospital
Hospital: Magic Valley Reg Med Ctr, Twin Falls, Id
Group Practice: Scholes & Olmstead

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Carl R Thornfeldt
(208) 452-6794
811 Nw 12th St
Fruitland, ID
Specialty
Dermatology

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Jacobs Richard A MD
(208) 882-1522
619 S Washington St, Ste 202
Moscow, ID
 
Dermatology of Eastern Idaho
(208) 745-0200
403 N 4000 E
Rigby, ID
 
Carl Richard Thornfeldt, MD
(208) 452-7450
811 NW 12th St
Fruitland, ID
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Or Hlth Sci Univ Sch Of Med, Portland Or 97201
Graduation Year: 1977

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Howard Thad Scholes, MD
(208) 734-5555
526 Shoup Ave W Ste A
Twin Falls, ID
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Male
Education
Medical School: Univ Of Southern Ca Sch Of Med, Los Angeles Ca 90033
Graduation Year: 1962
Hospital
Hospital: Magic Valley Reg Med Ctr, Twin Falls, Id
Group Practice: Scholes & Olmstead

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Jennifer Allen De Blieck, MD
(313) 562-6255
Boise, ID
Specialties
Dermatology
Gender
Female
Education
Medical School: Washington Univ Sch Of Med, St Louis Mo 63110
Graduation Year: 1990

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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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