For All Ages and All Sport Activities
Professional, School and Lifestyle Athletics Every sport is different, and every male and female athlete has unique needs. Millions of people participate in sporting activities every day, from the daily runner to the gym enthusiast to members of sports teams. No matter their sport or age athletes across the board may be prone to five dermatologic conditions listed below based on the closeness of physical contact, the sharing of equipment, the sports environment, and/or repetition of motion.
At Albany Dermatology, we know about the skin conditions common to athletes of all ages and are familiar with the specific activities that place athletes at risk. We work to both diagnose and educate athletes regarding treatment and prevention.
Exacerbation of Chronic Skin Conditions
Exposure to Ultraviolet (UV) light