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Do you need to address an advanced or complicated skin condition? At Brentwood Dermatology, we utilize surgical dermatology to treat and address various skin conditions – everything from birthmarks and atypical moles to cysts and skin cancer.
Our board-certified dermatologists have received advanced training in specialized surgical procedures, such as Mohs, laser, and reconstructive surgery to help our patients restore the health of their skin.
What is Surgical Dermatology?
Surgical dermatology involves the diagnosis and treatment of various conditions of the skin and surrounding tissues by several surgical, cosmetic and non-invasive surgical methods. The purpose of skin surgery is to repair and/or improve the function and cosmetic appearance of skin tissue.
The various procedures within surgical dermatology may involve the superficial layers of the skin or extend through to the underlying layers of muscle or fat below, depending on the condition being treated.
Have questions about surgical dermatology? Use our quick guide below to learn more about this subspecialty of dermatology and if you have additional questions or concerns about surgical dermatology, contact our office.
Yes, there are different types of surgical dermatology procedures. As mentioned above, surgical dermatology, in a broad term, encompasses several different invasive and non-invasive procedures that aim to repair or improve the function/appearance of the skin.
Some of the surgical dermatology procedures we perform at Brentwood Dermatology include:
To learn more about these procedures and the type of skin conditions we treat with them, please get in touch with one of our friendly dermatologists at Brentwood Dermatology. We’re happy to answer any questions you may have!
At Brentwood Dermatology, our board-certified dermatologists perform the surgical dermatology procedures at our Brentwood clinic! Our team of doctors has advanced training in Mohs surgery and other types of dermatologic surgeries. Furthermore, we regularly perform these surgeries for our clients, so feel assured you’re receiving competent, compassionate care you can trust.
In most cases, our surgical procedures are performed on an outpatient basis using local anesthetic to excise the skin concern, providing our patients with a less-invasive surgical alternative.
Additionally, since our surgical procedures occur at our Brentwood practice, this saves our patients valuable dollars, as there are no pricey hospital expenses involved!
Surgical Dermatology Treatment Photos
Take a look at the photos below to get a better understanding of surgical dermatology and how we use it to treat and address several different skin conditions and disorders at Brentwood Dermatology.
Do you have a troublesome skin condition that may be treatable with dermatologic surgery? The experienced board-certified dermatologists at Brentwood Dermatology are here to help you determine the best treatment options!