Psoriasis is only a skin condition.
Psoriasis is more than a skin condition. Psoriasis is a condition of the immune system.
On PsoriasisConnect.com, you can find information to help you learn about psoriasis, consider ways to treat psoriasis, and to discover tips for living with psoriasis. You will learn that psoriasis is more than just a skin condition. There are several different types of psoriasis, and different ways to treat psoriasis, including topical treatments for psoriasis, phototherapy for psoriasis, and systemic treatments for psoriasis, including biologics.
If you have psoriasis and joint pain, you may also have a related condition called psoriatic arthritis. It’s important to get your symptoms checked by a rheumatologist who specializes in your condition. You can find one here.
This site will help you take a more active role in your treatment, but you should talk to your doctor about the treatment that is right for you. Get tips on questions to ask your dermatologist so that you can work with him or her to see which treatment option may be best for you.