Phototherapy for psoriasis is just one of the many treatments offered by the Cosmedic Centre to counteract this itchy, frequently embarrassing condition. Regular phototherapy treatments prove effective in controlling the disease for the vast majority of patients. Topical products and oral medications, as well as stress-reducing lifestyle recommendations combine to provide an effective range of treatment options that help control psoriasis.
While the cause of psoriasis not known, current research supports the concept that inflammatory changes on the skin are caused by a hyperactive immune system. Psoriasis has no cure, but there are many effective treatment options and the dermatologists at the Cosmedic Centre are dedicated to providing state of the art treatments for psoriasis.