General, Surgical, and Cosmetic Dermatology
   for Adult and Pediatric Skin, Hair, and Nails

   Call us at 301-620-2188 or 301-869-2126


  Most surgeries involving skin such as cyst, lipoma, warts, mole removal

  A variety of skin surgical procedures are routinely performed in our office, mostly using local anesthesia.
  Types of skin surgery include:

  • Skin biopsy (punch biopsy, shave biopsy, incisional biopsy and excision biopsy)
  • Excision of skin lesions such as moles, cysts, fatty tumor (lipoma)
  • Electric cautery for treating warts, skin tags, and early skin cancers
  • Skin grafting is sometimes used for repairing skin wound created by surgery
  • Flaps are also used for wound repair after surgical removal of big skin lesions
  • Mohs microscopically controlled excision to treat  difficult skin cancers
  • Cryotherapy (Liquid Nitrogen) for treating warts, irritant benign lesions

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