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by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Thu Jul 22, 2021 3:14 pm
Forum: BSF Expert clinic on acne & spots
Topic: LED light treatment for acne scars
Replies: 2
Views: 23

Re: LED light treatment for acne scars

Good afternoon,

I am so sorry to hear about your acne scars. Laser works much better. I would recommend to see Mrs Liliana Marsa: www.laserskintreatment.co.uk
email liliana@laserskintreatment.co.uk
address 55 Harley Street, London

I hope this is helpful.

Kind Regards,
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Thu Jul 22, 2021 3:04 pm
Forum: BSF Expert clinic on acne & spots
Topic: Treatment options
Replies: 1
Views: 25

Re: Treatment options

Thank you for your question. I am so sorry to hear about your acne. Yes it is reasonable to try Spironolactone off licence. You would need to see your GP for this.

I hope this is helpful.

Kind regards
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri May 14, 2021 2:44 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: Topical steroid pulse therapy
Replies: 3
Views: 295

Re: Topical steroid pulse therapy

Thank you for your question. Pulse therapy allows to minimise use of steroids while maintaining efficacy of steroid therapy. I hope this is helpful. Best wishes, Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - FRCP, CCT (Derm), PhD, FRSM, FAAD www.ale...
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri May 14, 2021 2:42 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: Efficacy of biopsies in diagnosing Lichen Sclerosus
Replies: 1
Views: 245

Re: Efficacy of biopsies in diagnosing Lichen Sclerosus

Thank you for your questions. In my opinion vulvar Lichen Sclerosus should be biopsied to confirm diagnosis. Biopsies are usually reliable in this condition. I hope this is helpful. Best wishes, Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - FRCP, CC...
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri May 14, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: Ulcers on vulva from LS flare-up
Replies: 1
Views: 236

Re: Ulcers on vulva from LS flare-up

So sorry to hear about this! Your GP can prescribe dermovate. If it does not settle with dermovate your need to see your gynaecologist or dermatologist. I hope this is helpful. Best wishes, Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - FRCP, CCT (De...
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri May 14, 2021 2:36 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: LS spreading - non-responsive to treatment
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Re: LS spreading - non-responsive to treatment

I am so sorry to hear about your skin problem. Yes protopic is recomended (off licence). Yes oral treatments can be tried such as Roacutane, acitretin, methotrexate. I hope this is helpful. Best wishes, Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - ...
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri May 14, 2021 2:33 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: potential treatments
Replies: 1
Views: 260

Re: potential treatments

Thank you for your question. Yes - acitretin, isotretinoin, methotrexate, ciclosporin.

I hope this is helpful.
Best wishes,
Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - FRCP, CCT (Derm), PhD, FRSM, FAAD
www.alexandroff.org.uk
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri May 14, 2021 2:30 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: Steroid creams
Replies: 1
Views: 265

Re: Steroid creams

Thank you for your question. Yes they can be applied in these areas as directed by your dermatologist or GP.

I hope this is helpful.

Best wishes,
Dr Anton Alexandroff
Consultant Dermatologist, Honorary Senior Lecturer & BSF spokesperson - FRCP, CCT (Derm), PhD, FRSM, FAAD
www.alexandroff.org.uk
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Thu May 13, 2021 1:35 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on lichen sclerosus
Topic: persistant symptoms
Replies: 2
Views: 228

Re: persistant symptoms

Thank you for your question. We usually advise to restart the cycle of treatment of symptoms recur.
Topical protopic ointment and oral medications such as roacutane, methotrexate are alternatives.
I hope this is helpful.
by Dr Anton Alexandroff
Fri Mar 26, 2021 12:59 pm
Forum: Expert clinic on elderly/older skin
Topic: Rosacea
Replies: 1
Views: 342

Re: Rosacea

Dear Lara, Thank you for your question. Skin rosacea is linked to ocular (eye) rosacea. Ocular rosacea is treated by ophthalmologists. There is also dry eye conditions which are not linked to rosacea, they are also treated by ophthalmologists. I hope this is helpful. With Best Wishes, Dr Anton Alexa...
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