At Islandwide Dermatology, we offer many medical services that address your skin concerns. For a list of many of the diseases we take care of please see below. We also provide evaluations, diagnosis and treatment for a myriad of pre-cancer and cancerous lesions. We always treat our patients with respect and care, and understand how uncomfortable and painful skin disorders can be.

  • addAcne Treatments

    There are many options for treating adult acne or adolescent acne, depending on the severity of the acne and how your body is responding to it. Treatments include topical prescription medicine, oral medicine, and procedures such as drainage and extraction, chemical peels, laser or other light treatments.

  • addActinic Keratoses Diagnosis & Treatment

    Also known as Solar Keratoses, these lesions appear from damage from the sun’s ultraviolet rays. If left untreated these lesions can develop into Squamous Cell Carcinoma, a common form of skin cancer.

  • addBasal Cell Cancer Treatment

    This is the most common human cancer. It can present in many different fashions and can become disfiguring. Therefore, prompt diagnosis and management is essential for optimal outcomes. Our dermatologists are expert in the detection of early basal cell carcinoma and its management.

  • addBlistering Diseases

    Our dermatologists are experts in the diagnosis and management of blistering diseases including pemphigoid and pemphigus. If you’ve been diagnosed with a blistering disorder or have blisters on your skin, please make an appointment for evaluation. Our physicians do not shy away from the management of complex medical dermatologic disorders.

  • addConnective Tissue Disorders

    Our dermatologists are experts are managing skin changes of connective tissue disorders including lupus. We work closely with rheumatologists to ensure that best care is delivered.

  • addCysts and Lipomas

    Cysts and Lipomas are benign growths that can become unsightly, painful, or sometimes infected. If you have a cyst or lipoma and it is bothering you, please schedule an evaluation as sometimes these are best surgical removed.

  • addDry Skin

    If you have continuous dry skin it can be very frustrating and uncomfortable. Our skilled dermatologists can help discover what product works best with your skin and help alleviate your discomfort.

  • addEczema

    Eczema is an extremely uncomfortable and painful skin disorder that patients often find temporary to no relief from on their own. We can help prevent your eczema from getting worse, relieve pain and itching, prevent and treat infections, and remove scaly lesions.

  • addExcessive Sweating

    Excessive sweating is a medical condition called hyperhidrosis. A dermatologist can help you with excessive sweating by discussing your options and deciding on the proper course of action, which may include medications or surgical procedures.

  • addHair Loss Prevention & Regrowth

    Hair loss is not always normal and sometimes can be pathologic. Our dermatologists are skilled in the proper diagnosis and management of hair loss in both men and women including alopecia areata, lichen planopilaris, and pattern alopecia. There may be many treatment options once an accurate diagnosis is made.

  • addHerpes Diagnosis & Treatment

    Herpes is often diagnosed visually, however it is important to take a swab of the area as well and test it to be sure of what is present. Although there is no cure for herpes there are many ways to manage it, allowing you to live outbreak free or minimize your outbreaks.

  • addHives

    Hives can be frustrating and can become a chronic issue. We work to make sure that the eruptions are well-controlled or eliminated.

  • addMelanoma Cancer Screening

    It is important to have regular exams in order to catch skin cancers early, especially in patients who have a strong family history of melanoma or excessive sun exposure. The cure rate for skin cancers can reach 100% if caught early, however many people delay screening, diagnosis and treatment, which could save their lives. Don’t take cancer lightly– know the warning signs of skin cancer, practice self-examination, and see your dermatologist regularly.

  • addMole Examination & Removal

    Our dermatologists can remove moles that test positive for cancer, or are uncomfortable and/or unattractive to the patient. It is important never to remove a mole at home as it could become problematic if a cancer and can leave unnecessary scars.

  • addNail Fungus Treatments

    Due to the difficulty of applying topical creams under such small areas as a toenail, over-the-counter creams are often not effective. We commonly recommend oral medication to resolve nail fungus, however each individual must be examined in order to decide the best course of action.

  • addPigmentation Disorder Treatment

    Our dermatologists offer treatments for many pigmentation disorders, such as hyperpigmentation disorders (darkening of the skin) and hypopigmentation disorders (loss of normal color of the skin).

  • addPsoriasis Treatments

    Psoriasis can be a very painful disorder, physically and emotionally. While not necessarily curable, treatment can result in minimal outbreaks and relief of pain, discomfort, itchiness, and embarrassment. There are many options that can be tailored to an individual patient for treatment.

  • addRashes

    There are many different types of rashes including contact dermatitis, lichen planus, and bug bites. Our dermatologists are highly trained experts in the management of common and uncommon rashes. If you have a rash, please call and ask for an emergency appointment and we will do our best to accommodate you as quickly as possible.

  • addRosacea Treatment

    Our dermatologists provide treatment for Rosacea by prescribing topical medications, oral medications, and through laser and other light procedures. Prevention of future outbreaks can be possible by wearing sunscreen every day.

  • addTreatment of Scars & Keloids

    Scars can be minimized through many different procedures offered by our dermatologists. We will examine the area to decide exactly which procedure will provide the best results. Possible procedures include: resurfacing, chemical peels, injections of fillers, cortisone injections, and cryosurgery.

  • addSquamous Cell Carcinoma

    Our dermatologists are expert at early detection of squamous cell carcinoma in addition to its prevention and management including surgical removal. Squamous cell carcinoma can present in many different fashions so an examination by a board-certified dermatologist is essential to diagnosis and management.

  • addSun Damage Treatments

    Unwanted skin pigment changes, age spots, freckles, fine lines and wrinkles are all forms of sun damage. Depending on your problem area and complaint our dermatologists will develop a customized solution based treatment plan for you.

  • addSurgical Treatments

    At Islandwide Dermatology, we often perform surgical excisions of skin cancers including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma. Additionally, we are able to surgically remove bothersome or painful cysts, moles, or lipomas.

  • addVasculitis

    Vasculitis is an inflammation of your blood vessels, which causes the walls of blood vessels to thicken, weaken, narrow, and scar. This can affect just the skin or multiple areas of the body. You should speak with your physician and your dermatologist if you’ve been diagnosed with Vasculitis to discuss treatment plans.

  • addVitiligo

    Vitiligo is when the skin, hair, or even eyes lose color. Although not necessarily dangerous, it can be cause for concern, as most people feel very uncomfortable from their change in appearance. There are treatment options and this should be discussed with your dermatologist.