Department of dermatology

Clinical Services

The Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery offers a full range of services in medical, surgical and aesthetic (cosmetic) dermatology.

We see patients at five locations: Rutledge Tower, MUSC Health North CharlestonSummervilleMUSC Health East Cooper and MUSC Health West Ashley.

Many of our faculty have special interests in various subspecialties of dermatology. Not all services are offered at all locations.

Medical Dermatology
 Consultative dermatology- adult, adolescent and pediatric
 Nonsurgical treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails
 Nonsurgical treatment of skin cancer
 Treatment of psoriasis and eczema
 Acne treatment
 Wart treatment
 Complete skin examinations/mole evaluations
 Melanoma diagnosis
 Patch testing for skin allergies

Pediatric Dermatology

Surgical Dermatology
 Excision of moles and other benign lesions
 Excision of melanoma and nonmelanoma skin cancer
 Mohs micrographic surgery for skin cancer
 Surgical treatment of other skin conditions
 Reconstructive dermatologic surgery

Aesthetic (Cosmetic) Dermatology
 Scar/keloid treatment/revision
 Chemical peels
 Intense pulsed light (IPL) treatment
 Laser surgery
 Laser resurfacing
 Laser treatment of wrinkles, age spots, and prominent veins
 Soft tissue augmentation/fillers (Radiesse®, Sculptura®, Restylane®, and others)
 Hair removal
 Sclerotherapy of leg veins
 Treatment of hemangiomas, port wine stains, and other birthmarks
 Tattoo removal
 Treatment of excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis)
 Rhinophyma treatment
View a brochure about our services (pdf)


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