Dermatology in New Jersey

Dermatology is the field of medicine that deals with skin, hair and nail conditions. It includes medical, cosmetic, and surgical dermatology. Someone who practices dermatology is called a dermatologist, and will have attended medical school and completed a residency in this specialty.

There are many dermatologists in New Jersey. Search for one in your area that has good credentials and good dermatology reviews. You can also search your insurance directory for a list of dermatologists in your area of New Jersey.

Dermatologists treat many common skin conditions including, acne, rashes, warts and eczema, as well as skin growths and skin cancer. Dermatologists also are trained to diagnose hundreds of other less common skin conditions, so always see a dermatologist for a skin, hair or nail problem. Many dermatologists also perform dermatological procedures, including skin cancer surgery and removing cysts. Some dermatologists also perform Mohs surgery, a special kind of surgery for skin cancer.

Some dermatologists specialize in cosmetic dermatology. These dermatologist often use injectables such as Botox and dermal fillers to reduce wrinkles and minimize the signs of aging. Dermatologists may also use a wide variety of lasers to treat various skin conditions, such as redness, scarring, dark marks, or problems with skin texture. Contact a New jersey dermatologist for a cosmetic consultation and learn what a cosmetic dermatologist can do for you.

For more information about dermatology and dermatologists you can visit the website of the American Academy of Dermatology.

For dermatology in New Jersey, visit SOMA Skin & Laser in Millburn and Paramus or call 973-763-7546