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Dr.Christine Lee
Min-Wei Christine Lee, M.D., M.P.H. is Board-certified as a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and further sub-specialized by completing a distinguished fellowship in Laser Surgery, Cosmetic Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery/Skin Cancer/Facial Plastic Reconstruction, and Advanced Dermatologic Surgery from University of California, San Francisco.

Light-based treatment offers a low-risk way to clear psoriasis in Walnut Creek


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Low-risk Light based treatment for psoriasis from Dr. Christine Lee in Walnut Creek
An international authority on light-based treatments, Dr. Christine Lee is among the best-equipped in the East Bay to safely, efficiently, and effectively manage even the largest or most widespread cases. It’s not for everyone, but there is sure to be a psoriasis treatment in Walnut Creek, CA customized to your unique needs.

Why light?


You may be used to hearing about the “dangers” of sunlight. And while there are certainly risks associated with unprotected exposure to the sun’s rays or from artificial sources, there are benefits to ultraviolet (UV) light. Notably, as UVB penetrates the skin, it slows down your body’s production of skin cells, the process responsible for your symptoms. As this occurs, you’ll notice an improved appearance and get relief from the swelling, itching, stiffness, burning, and soreness.

How it’s done


UVB light is administered via a professional light box. One of the keys to successful treatment is consistency. The total number of sessions that are required to clear symptoms, and the length of each session, varies by characteristics such as your skin type and the severity of your psoriasis. Dr. Lee safely delivers a controlled amount of light to trouble areas using the walk-in light box. You may be exposed to UVB for only a few seconds at a time at first, gradually increasing to several minutes of exposure per session. Some therapies may be combined with UVB or phototherapy treatment, which can result in the need for a lower dose of systemic medications to effectively clear your psoriasis.

Get enlightened about your options


Call (925) 500-1180 to schedule an appointment at The Skin and Laser Treatment Institute. During an evaluation, Dr. Christine Lee may also determine you are a suitable candidate for other types of light-based treatments available at the Walnut Creek office, including UVA and lasers.

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