There are certain skin conditions that are relatively easy to deal with both physically and emotionally. For example, if a person has light acne on their skin, for many people it’s not the end of the world. They know that somehow they will be able to address their acne problems. However, there are other skin conditions that can have a detrimental effect on a person physically as well as emotionally.
For example, if a person has warts on their face or on any other visible part of their body, it can be very frustrating. On the one hand, it’s frustrating because warts are considered by most to be unattractive. On the other hand, it’s frustrating because warts have such a negative connotation to them that having them on a visible part of your body can affect the way you feel about yourself. When you see the wart, you probably just think it is unsightly.
Thankfully, there are a lot of options available for individuals who are interested in wart removal. There are both surgical and non-surgical wart removal procedures. Each one of these procedures has pros and cons, and the right option for you will ultimately be determined during a consultation at one of our offices.
When determining whether or not to get your warts removed, you have to ask yourself how you feel about them. Although warts are not contagious, most people think that they are. So if you have warts on your hands, people may be reluctant to shake your hand, thinking that if they do, they are going to get warts from you. This can be very off-putting, and so if you feel that your warts are affecting your ability to interact with other people, then it is a good idea to have them removed.
While there are a lot of home remedies for wart removal available, there are benefits that come from going to a professional clinic and having the wart examined by a medical professional. At RidgeView Dermatology, our medical professional is able to identify the underlying cause of the wart and can guarantee that the growth you have is actually a wart and not something that is more serious.
At RidgeView Dermatology, our experienced team can take a look at your warts and help you begin the steps to wart removal. We have offices in Lynchburg, Smith Mountain Lake and Forest. Contact us today to schedule your consultation to learn more.