Wart Removal Specialists
There are as many as 80 different types of wart strains. Most warts may not be life-threatening, but they can be painful and embarrassing. If you keep your hands in your pocket because of the warts on your hands, then contact Associated Dermatologists. We offer treatment options for common types of warts, such as the types found on your hands, elbows, and feet.
Cancer Causing Warts
While many warts are harmless, some warts may be cancer-causing. That’s why it’s important to get any newly formed warts checked by a specialist. At Associated Dermatologists, we have the expertise and technology to examine warts and determine whether they should be removed in order to eliminate the potential threat they pose. Schedule your exam today.
Causes of Warts
Warts are caused by human papillomavirus (HPV). There are about 130 known types of human papilloma viruses. HPV infects the squamous epithelium, skin, genitals, and GI track but each HPV type is typically only able to infect a few specific areas on the body.