Chickenpox Treatments Atlanta GA

Find top doctors who perform Chickenpox Treatments in Atlanta, GA. Whether you’re seeking treatment or looking to schedule a preventative screening, we can connect you with the best dermatologists near you in Atlanta, GA.

Local Businesses

Dr. Kun Kim Facial Plastic Surgery

(770) 458-4255
3042 Oakcliff Road
Atlanta, GA 30340

Beegle Philip H Jr

975 Johnson Ferry Road Northeast
Atlanta, GA 30342

Lori Beth Schaen

875 Johnson Ferry Rd Ne Ste 300
Atlanta, GA 30342

Ashraf Bernadette

4035 Johns Creek Parkway
Atlanta, GA 30303

Mary Susann Bedford

(404) 255-2975
5673 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ne – Suite 870
Atlanta, GA 30342

Rutledge Forney

3131 Maple Dr Ne Ste 102
Atlanta, GA 30305

Cox, Gregory

5505 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd Ne Ste 412
Atlanta, GA 30342

Le Christy Bryant


Atlanta, GA 30303

Lawrence Lefkoff

(404) 705-8080
755 Mount Vernon Hwy Ste 520
Atlanta, GA 30328

Joseph Milliken Woods Iv

35 Collier Rd Nw Ste 185
Atlanta, GA 30309

Boeble, Lisa – Ent Of Georgia

(404) 355-9820
105 Collier Rd Nw # 4040
Atlanta, GA 31119

Peachtree Plastic Surgery Pc


Atlanta, GA 30303

Nhulinh Tran

(404) 350-5777
3193 Howell Mill Rd Nw Ste 220
Atlanta, GA 30327

Bennett, G Kristine – Atlanta Cleft Lip & Palate

(404) 256-1311
975 Johnson Ferry Rd Ne # 500
Atlanta, GA 31119

W J Pendergrast Jr

993 Johnson Ferry Rd Ne Ste 450 Bldg D
Atlanta, GA 30342

Forney, Virginia

3131 Maple Dr Ne Ste 102
Atlanta, GA 30305

Smith Jr, Eugene – Smith Jr Eugene

(770) 457-4677
4370 Georgetown Sq
Atlanta, GA 31119

Beegle Jr, Philip H – Atlanta Plastic Surgery Pc

(404) 256-1311
975 Johnson Ferry Rd Ne # 500
Atlanta, GA 31119

Mark Jones

2001 Peachtree Rd Ne Ste 630
Atlanta, GA 30309

Jennifer Burger

(404) 816-7900
3131 Maple Drive – Suite 102
Atlanta, GA 30305

Chickenpox Treatments FAQ in Atlanta, GA

What stage in chicken pox is considered very contagious?

A person with varicella is considered contagious beginning one to two days before rash onset until all the chickenpox lesions have crusted. Vaccinated people may develop lesions that do not crust. These people are considered contagious until no new lesions have appeared for 24 hours.

How do you clean your house after chicken pox?

Use a household cleaner such as Lysol or Pine-Sol to wash any items that are soiled with fluid from chickenpox blisters. Bathe daily with a soothing, mild soap that contains ingredients such as chamomile, aloe vera, or lavender.

Can Chicken Pox be cured in 2 days?

Chickenpox usually runs its course in 5 to 10 days. But if you have the itchy rash caused by the virus, that can feel like a very long time. Fortunately, there are things you can do at home to ease your symptoms while your body heals itself.

How do you sleep with chicken pox?

Itchy spots can play havoc with sleep, so apply cooling cream or gel liberally before bed. Soft bedding that doesn’t make them too hot can also help.

What cream is best for chickenpox?

Apply calamine lotion; petroleum jelly; or a fragrance-free, anti-itch lotion. Because chickenpox is caused by a virus, don’t use an antibiotic cream or ointment on your child’s skin unless your doctor tells you to use it.

Can Chicken Pox clear up in 5 days?

Chickenpox is common and mostly affects children, but you can get it at any age. It usually gets better by itself after 1 to 2 weeks without needing to see a GP.

Should a siblings go to school if one has chicken pox?

Your child should be kept off school or nursery until every blister has scabbed over. This is usually around five days after the first spot appears.

What are the 3 stages of chickenpox?

Raised pink or red bumps (papules), which break out over several days. Small fluid-filled blisters (vesicles), which form in about one day and then break and leak. Crusts and scabs, which cover the broken blisters and take several more days to heal.

How can I prevent chicken pox from spreading at home?

To prevent chickenpox from spreading at home, make sure your family washes their hands frequently, especially after eating and using the restroom. Try to keep the infected sibling away from unvaccinated siblings as much as possible. I will talk more about chickenpox vaccination below.

Does showering help chickenpox?

Warm to cool baths can help relieve itching. Take baths for 20 to 30 minutes as often as needed to stay clean and soothe your itchy skin. Always stay with young children when they are in a bathtub. Do not use soap, or use only a mild soap.

How many days will chicken pox last?

Chickenpox illness usually lasts about 4 to 7 days. The classic symptom of chickenpox is a rash that turns into itchy, fluid-filled blisters that eventually turn into scabs.