Best Rockville Dermatologists



310 doctors found for 'Dermatologist in Rockville, Maryland and surrounding areas.

1
John Kelsey
Dermatologist
Rockville, Maryland 20852
888-463-6332
4.2
 mi.
2
Arthur Ugel
Dermatologist
Chevy Chase, Maryland 20815
301-652-5155
9.0
 mi.
3
Leon Brown
Dermatologist
Takoma Park, Maryland 20912
301-270-5400
12.1
 mi.
4
Mary Hanssen
Dermatologist
Washington, District of Columbia 20010
202-877-7000
13.5
 mi.
5
Jane Liedtka
Dermatologist
Washington, District of Columbia 20036
202-955-6995
14.7
 mi.
6
Elizabeth Tanzi
Dermatologist
Washington, District of Columbia 20037
202-785-8855
14.7
 mi.
7
Tina Alster
Dermatologist
Washington, District of Columbia 20037
202-463-9191
14.7
 mi.
8
Robert Silverman
Dermatologist
Fairfax, Virginia 22031
703-641-0083
16.4
 mi.
9
Trisha Beute
Dermatologist
Arlington, Virginia 22202
703-697-1001
17.3
 mi.
10
Jane Chew
Dermatologist
Columbia, Maryland 21044
410-772-0707
17.9
 mi.
1- 10 of 310 Dermatologist in Rockville, Maryland





Dermatology Information:

Dermatology is the study of skin and its diseases. A dermatologist helps with the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases, and sometimes helps with cosmetic problems involving the skin, scalp, hair and hails.

Common skin conditions include rashes, eczema, psoriasis, while severe conditions include cancers such as melanoma or basal cell cancer. sub-specialties include cosmetic dermatology, dermatopathology, immunodermatology, Mohs surgery, pediatric dermatology, and teledermatology.

Dermatologist Frequently Asked Questions


What Conditions does a Dermatologist Treat?

A dermatologist may treat a wide range of conditions including acne, psoriasis, rosacea, skin cancer, wrinkles, sun spots, warts, rashes, pigmentation problems, bacterial or fungal infections of the skin and nails, spider and varicose veins, sun damage, and more. Whether you have a condition that is aggravating or inflaming your skin, a skin condition caused by an allergy, acne, or other serious conditions like cancer, you should seek a good dermatologist near you.

What Procedures do Dermatologists Perform?

Depending on the diagnosis, a dermatologist may perform a shave biopsy, punch biopsy, blister grafting, grenz rays, UVB phototherapy, PUVA phototherapy, electrodesiccation and curettage, intralesional injections, cryosurgery (cryotherapy), acne surgery, chemical peels, eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, laser hair removal, tattoo removal, lip augmentation, neck liposuction, hair removal, hair transplantation, tumescent liposuction, topical therapies, blepharoplasty, botulinum toxin (Botox) injections, sclerotherapy, Mohs' micrographic surgery, skin cancer surgery, and minimally-invasive facelift surgery (S-lift).

When Should I See a Dermatologist?

It is recommended that you see a dermatologist in the following scenarios. If you notice a change in the size, shape, or color of any moles on your body. If a cut seems like it should've healed but has yet to improve, it could be an indication of something more serious. If you're not seeing any improvement with a rash or psoriasis after using over-the-counter (OTC) medications. If your acne has become worse or has begun scarring and changing the texture of your skin. If you have acne, atopic dermatitis, rosacea, pemphigus, porphyria, cutaneous lupus, or skin cancer you should consult with a dermatologist.

What Should I Consider When Choosing a Dermatologist?

When selecting a local dermatologist, here are a few questions to ask:

  • Does your office accept my insurance?
  • Are you Board Certified?
  • Do you use electronic medical records?
  • If I notice a problem, how quickly can I get an appointment?
  • Do you offer evening or weekend hours?
  • Will I be seeing you or an assistant when I visit?
  • Does the doctor specialize in any specific area?
  • How many times have you performed this specific procedure?
  • Do you have patient references available?
  • How often should I be evaluated for skin cancer?
  • What can I do to improve the appearance of my skin?

Finding a Dermatologist

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