It is most important that your brown spots are evaluated to rule out melanoma. Sometimes, patients present with age spots, sometimes called sun spots. These are flat brown, gray, or black spots on the skin that usually occur on sun-exposed areas. They can occur due to a variety of reasons such as aging, sun damage and hormonal changes. While not dangerous, they are unsightly. Once your doctor has excluded a dangerous lesion, there are several different treatment options for brown spots.
We are seeing teledermatology through the end of the month.