Dear valued patients,
We are happy to announce our office is fully opened for business. Please note we are still shipping skincare products and order requests can be made via keren@ctr4dermatology.com

For other questions and appointment requests, please call 202 955 5757

Be safe!
Dr. Cheryl Burgess & Staff

Annapolis

167 Jennifer Rd, Suite W
Annapolis, MD 21401 | Directions
410.224.1195

Washington

2311 M St. NW, Suite. 504
Washington, DC 20037 | Directions
202.955.5757

How do dermatologists treat alopecia in Washington, DC?

How Do Dermatologists Treat Alopecia in Washington, DA Area?

Alopecia is the technical term for hair loss, stemming from a wide range of underlying causes. While people often associate hair loss with aging men, it can affect both sexes and people ranging in age. What can be done to treat hair loss? There are several treatment options for hair loss, ranging from lifestyle changes to medication and more invasive procedures. Dr. Cheryl Burgess at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington, DC, is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in diagnosing the underlying causes of hair loss. She can help you determine which approach to treatment is right for … Continue reading

Where Can I Find Dermatology Laser Treatments in Washington, DC?

Where Can I Find Dermatology Laser Treatments in Washington, DC Area?

Lasers are an extremely versatile tool when it comes to treating your skin. They can target specific problem areas, performing deep effective work without compromising healthy tissue. They are instrumental when treating issues such as aging skin, hyperpigmentation, and even acne. Dr. Cheryl Burgess uses lasers for a wide range of dermatology laser treatments for patients in the Washington, DC, area. She can talk you through the benefits of each, helping you determine which approach might be right for you.  What laser treatments does Dr. Burgess offer? Dr. Burgess specializes in a wide variety of treatments, including Fractionated Erbium (Fraxel®), … Continue reading

What is Body Contouring Fat Reduction in Washington, DC?

What is Body Contouring Fat Reduction in Washington, DC Area?

Body contouring is a non-surgical fat reduction method that can help you achieve the look, feel, and shape you’re after. Many people deal with a double chin, stubborn love handles unsightly cellulite or fatty deposits, or other issues. Dr. Cheryl Burgess of the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington, DC, can put together a treatment plan that will target your specific problem areas and help you achieve lasting results. This can include procedures such as Vanquish® or PelleFirm®, which are less invasive options compared to traditional plastic surgery.  What is Vanquish®? Vanquish® is an FDA-approved technology using heat … Continue reading

Enjoy intense pulsed light therapy to improve the skin’s appearance with Washington, DC, area dermatologist

Enjoy Intense Pulsed Light Therapy to Improve the Skin’s Appearance with Washington, DA, Area Dermatologist

Your facial skin is subjected to the elements, and if you are not taking good care of it, it may begin to show age and dullness sooner rather than later. Dr. Cheryl Burgess is a board-certified dermatologist in Washington, DC, who works routinely with patients who are struggling with imperfect skin. If you need to rejuvenate your facial skin or want to treat various concerns, IPL, or “intense pulsed light,” therapy may be right for you! What is IPL? Intense pulsed light is best described as a specialized light-based therapy that is used to enhance the skin’s texture and tone. … Continue reading

Washington, DC, dermatologist offers non-surgical skin tightening procedures for treatment of skin laxity

Dermatologist Offers Non-surgical Skin Tightening Procedures for Treatment of Skin Laxity in Washington, DC Area

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, Dr. Cheryl Burgess and her team work with patients in Washington, DC, to help them find solutions to common skin concerns. One common complaint is the development of skin laxity that occurs on aging skin. After the age of 30, men and women begin to lose their natural stores of collagen and elastin, which in turn loosens the skin. This skin laxity allows for the development of fine lines and wrinkles. While many patients turn to a plastic surgeon for assistance, there is a non-surgical way of tightening the skin. These procedures … Continue reading

Enjoy laser scar removal with Washington, DC, area professional

Enjoy Laser Scar Removal with Professional in Washington, DC, Area

While lasers often remind us of science fiction movies and space cartoons, many don’t realize how many areas of medicine use laser light for medical purposes. Laser light is used in many fields of the health system and can also be used to improve the skin’s appearance. Dr. Cheryl Burgess is a board-certified dermatologist in Washington, DC, who is pleased to offer laser treatments for patients who are looking for scar removal options. Our professional team is here to help! What type of scars can laser therapy address? Laser scar removal can be used on most scars that might be … Continue reading

Washington, DC, Patients Receive Safe, Effective Acne Treatments

In Washington, DC Area, Patients Receive Safe, Effective Acne Treatments

Acne is a skin condition that can affect patients of all ages and skin types. It ranges in severity (from mild white or blackheads to more painful bumps and pimples) and can result from a variety of conditions. Acne is a deeply personal condition, affecting one’s appearance and self-esteem, and treatment needs vary from patient-to-patient. This makes it important to find a dermatologist who will work with you and tailor your approach to skincare so that it suits your specific goals. Patients looking for safe acne treatment in Washington, DC, will be thrilled to learn that Dr. Cheryl Burgess at … Continue reading

Dr. Burgess Offers Early and Effective Treatment to Promote Hair Growth for Patients in Washington, DC

Dr. Burgess Offers Early and Effective Treatment to Promote Hair Growth for Patients in Washington, DC Area

Hair loss can have a large impact on your appearance, and the sudden, unexpected change can wreak havoc on one’s self-esteem. Though common, hair loss can nonetheless be a source of unique stress and self-doubt for both men and women. However, patients seeking hair growth solutions for thinning or patchy hair in Washington, DC, are in luck. Dr. Cheryl Burgess is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in a variety of dermatology treatments, including hair growth solutions for both men and women. She’ll help you understand the cause of any hair loss, as well as your options. Together, you’ll determine which course … Continue reading

Experienced Dermatology for Skin of Color in Washington, DC

Experienced Dermatology for Skin of Color in Washington, DC Area

No two faces are alike, and no one dermatological plan fits all skin types. Patients of color face a unique set of dermatological challenges, especially those with richly pigmented skin. Dr. Cheryl Burgess in Washington, DC, understands that caring for patients with skin of color can be delicate and complex, and these patients deserve an expert who can and will customize treatment to their specific needs. Dr. Burgess is a board-certified dermatologist with years of experience developing dermatology plans that suit the unique needs of patients of color. She has authored chapters for numerous medical textbooks, including Cosmetic Products in … Continue reading

Enhance your skin with Fraxel laser treatment in Washington DC

Enhance Your Skin with Fraxel Laser Treatment in Washington DC Area

If your age is starting to show and you are looking for a way to rejuvenate your skin without surgery, the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic surgery can help. Dr. Burgess offers patients in the Washington, DC area Fraxel laser treatment to treat issues such as wrinkles, sun-damaged skin, and uneven complexion. Fractionated Erbium laser treatment restores your skin Fraxel is a non-invasive, non-ablative treatment that restores a youthful appearance to your skin. The microscopic laser works to resurface your skin by penetrating the surface and breaking down old skin cells. This will stimulate your body’s natural healing process so … Continue reading


Meet Dr. Burgess
Meet Dr. Cheryl M. Burgess board-certified dermatologist serve near Washington, DC and Annapolis, MD areas
Dr. Cheryl M. Burgess is a board-certified dermatologist who has gained national and international acclaim for her expertise and contributions to the field of dermatology. She founded the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington,
Dr. Cheryl M. Burgess has been awarded many times as a top doctor
Get serious about your skin care with Dr. Burgess

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