Surgical Procedures and Treatments

At Dermatology Professionals the following procedures are performed to diagnose and treat a wide variety of skin lesions and conditions:

  • Dermatoscopic evaluation of moles and other pigmented lesions
  • Photodynamic Therapy of precancerous lesions
  • Cryotherapy (liquid nitrogen treatment of lesions)
  • Curettage and Desiccation (also known as “C&D” or “EDC”)
  • Skin biopsy
    • Shave biopsy
    • Punch biopsy
    • Excisional biopsy
  • Shave removal of lesions (both cosmetic and medically necessary)
  • Surgical excision of benign (non-cancerous), pre-malignant, and malignant (cancerous) lesions
  • Cosmetic needle epilation of sebaceous hyperplasia and other lesions
  • Cyst treatment, including evacuation (drainage) and permanent excision
  • Surgical treatment of lipomas
  • Incision and drainage of abscesses
  • Scar treatment using medical laser and injection technique
  • Wound care and ulcer treatment