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A highly specialized form of dermatology, surgical dermatology addresses advanced and oftentimes complicated forms of skin conditions. Learn more about surgical dermatology and how we use it to help our patients by reading the short guide below.
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.
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.