Skin Infections Treatment

Skin infections are quite common and are usually caused when various microorganisms invade your body and begin to spread. Most can be easily treated with a combination of antibiotics, over-the-counter medications and good personal hygiene. Dr. Fakheri will help you identify the best treatment for your specific case of skin infection.


Common types of skin infections

  • Bacterial:
    I.e. cellulitis, erysipelas, impetigo, etc.
  • Fungal:
    Tinea (i.e. athlete’s foot, jock itch, ringworm, etc.), yeast infections, versicolor infections.
  • Viral
    Warts, Molliscum contagiosum, shingles, chickenpox, etc.
  • Parasitic
    Scabies, bed bugs, lice, etc.


It is important that you seek treatment from your dermatologist. To schedule an appointment with Dr. Fakheri, please call 818-343-0101 or visit our office located in Tarzana, CA.