Medical Daily – Dr. Mark Lebwohl: "Psoriasis Patients Are Unhappy With Current Treatments; Are Health Insurance Constraints To Blame?"

Over half of psoriasis patients said they are unhappy with the treatment they’re receiving for the immune-mediated skin condition, finds a new study published in JAMA Dermatology.

New York, NY
 – August 23, 2013  –– 

"Unfortunately, there are real barriers that prevent patients from being treated," said Mark Lebwohl, MD, the study's Senior Author and Professor and Chair of Dermatology at The Mount Sinai Medical Center. "Nearly every practicing dermatologist in the U.S. has written a prescription that has been denied by an insurance company." Learn more