Wart Treatments Malibu CA

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

Local Businesses

Aesthetic Wurx By Dr Mark

(310) 456-3212
490 Post St # 542
Malibu, CA 90263

Kim, Thomas

23712 Malibu Rd
Malibu, CA 90265

Peter Louis Karlsberg

25402 Malibu Rd
Malibu, CA 90265

Bernard Resnick

3611 Serra Rd
Malibu, CA 90265

Aesthetic Wurx By Dr Mark

(310) 456-3212
350 Parnassus Ave # 509
Malibu, CA 90265

Carlson, Gary R – Dermatology Associates-Malibu

(310) 456-2220
23712 Malibu Rd
Malibu, CA 90265

Sternberg, James H – Malibu Center

(310) 456-1765
23410 Civic Center Way, #E8
Malibu, CA 90265

Amerian, Mary Lee – Malibu Skin Care Center

(310) 456-7561
23410 Civic Center Way, Ste E-8
Malibu, CA 90265

Mary Lee Amerian

23410 Civic Center Way Ste E8
Malibu, CA 90265

Malibu Hyperbaric Medical Center

(310) 317-9797
2100 Webster St # 424
Malibu, CA 90265

Cadvan O Griffiths, Llb, Fclm


Malibu, CA 90265

Wart Treatments FAQ in Malibu, CA

Can a wart be cancerous?

Warts are common skin growths. They are not cancer. And they don’t turn into cancer. They are caused by a virus called human papillomavirus (HPV).

Is A wart contagious?

Warts are very contagious. The virus can spread from person to person or from different parts of the body through: Direct contact with a wart. Touching something contaminated with the virus, such as towels, doorknobs and shower floors.

What is the best medicine for warts removal?

For common warts, look for a 17 percent salicylic acid solution. These products (Compound W, Dr. Scholl’s Clear Away Wart Remover, others) are usually used daily, often for a few weeks. For best results, soak your wart in warm water for a few minutes before applying the product.

Is the HPV that causes warts an STD?

HPV is the most common STI. There were about 43 million HPV infections in 2018, many among people in their late teens and early 20s. There are many different types of HPV. Some types can cause health problems, including genital warts and cancers.

What is the best medicine for warts removal?

Salicylic acid and freezing therapy (cryotherapy) are the best first-choice options for wart removal.

What is the lifespan of a wart?

Most often, warts are harmless growths that go away on their own within 2 years. Periungual or plantar warts are harder to cure than warts in other places. Warts can come back after treatment, even if they appear to go away.

Can you get warts from kissing?

The short answer is maybe. No studies have shown a definitive link between kissing and contracting human papillomavirus (HPV). However, some research does suggest that open-mouth kissing could make HPV transmission more likely.

Why does duct tape work on warts?

Unlike other treatments, duct tape doesn’t seek to treat the underlying virus that causes the wart or to identify the “root” of the wart. Instead, covering a wart with duct tape prevents the virus from spreading further by stopping the wart from contacting other parts of your skin.

Can you leave HPV warts untreated?

Although warts can be removed, there is no cure for HPV infection. What happens if genital warts are left untreated? Left untreated, genital warts can grow larger, bleed, and cause pain or itching. Rarely, genital warts result in cancer.

Is the warts virus permanent?

In most cases (9 out of 10), HPV goes away on its own within two years without health problems. But when HPV does not go away, it can cause health problems like genital warts and cancer.

Is a wart an STD?

Genital warts are a common sexually transmitted infection caused by a virus called Human Papilloma Virus (HPV). This virus is passed on through direct skin-to-skin contact with someone who has HPV on their skin. It can be passed from person to person during vaginal and anal sex.