Best Treatment for Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a disease which affects multiple systems within the body, predominantly the skin and the joints. Skin disease which can present in multiple different ways and degrees of severity is the hallmark of psoriasis. The severity of psoriasis is defined in terms of which body parts and how much body surface area are involved. When the hands, feet, face and/or genital regions are involved, the impact on the individual and how they go about their daily activities is more significant.

So what is the best treatment for psoriasis? Your treating doctor will decide how to treat your psoriasis based on your age, your type of psoriasis, the site and extent of skin involvement, any previous treatment you may have had and any other medical problems you may have.

In this video, Dr. Alina Bridges tells us that psoriasis is a long-term skin condition in which red scaly patches areas appear on any part of the body. Psoriasis can affect the nails and joints. Psoriasis can also be associated with other medical diseases and conditions.