Warts Treatment in Katy, Sugar Land, and Houston, Texas

Warts are growths of viral origin that can occur anywhere in the body but typically affect the hands and fingers, plantar feet and anogenital region.

Warts are caused by certain strains of the human papillomavirus that have low risk of becoming malignant. 

Warts can be painless or very uncomfortable depending on the presenting area. They can grow to the surface or become deeper inside of the skin (endophytic type). In certain areas they can coalesce forming plaques that are hard to eradicate.

If left unattended, warts can spread to other areas or grow bigger in size. They can also be spread to other people.

Treatment options vary depending on the size and location. Over the counter preparations with salicylic acid are the treatment of choice for most warts. In more advanced situations, mechanical pairing followed by liquid nitrogen cryotherapy is the preferred method in the office. For younger children, the use of beetle juice extract or compounded preparations with 5-fluorouracil, retinoids or antivirals like cidofovir can help without causing pain.

Candida antigen or bleomycin intralesional injections or surgical removal followed by imiquimod applications  can also play a role in more recalcitrant or advanced disease.

We will be happy to offer you solutions based on your individual needs.

Reviews from our clients

Excellent attention.
- Javier Castro (wapiOficial) - May 18, 2024
Took my daughter here to take care of some warts on her knee. Dr. Cedeno was so nice and attentive, my daughter was very much at ease. I waited less than 10 mins to be seen and Dr. Cedeno was in the room to greet us when we came back. Such a professional and outstanding practice. Best dermatologist in Katy!
- Ali Ervasti - February 14, 2019

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