Pointers With Dr Portela: The 5 Types of Eczema

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc honors the end of Eczema Awareness Month with a video explaining the skin condition.

Dustin Portela, DO, a board-certified dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon at Treasure Valley Dermatology in Boise, Idaho describes the 5 main types of eczema that dermatologists commonly see. He explains how each type is different and how treatment can change based on the type and age of the patient.

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