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Dr. Cheryl Burgess & Staff


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


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

Restore a youthful look with non-invasive skin tightening procedures in Washington, DC

Non-Invasive Skin Tightening Procedures at Center for Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery in Washington DC Area

Even a simple surgical procedure can have complications. Luckily, you don’t need a plastic surgeon to reduce wrinkles or achieve tighter skin and smoother body contours. The Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington, DC, offers non-invasive skin tightening procedures to improve your skin’s look and feel without going under the knife. Wrinkles, cellulite, and sagging skin are all normal parts of aging. As you get older, your skin becomes thinner and loses its elasticity. Fat is more likely to protrude through the weakening connective tissue, which results in cellulite. While these are all perfectly normal, it can harm … Continue reading

Find laser scar revision in Washington, DC

Laser Scar Revision at Center for Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery in Washington DC Area

For some people, a scar is an aesthetic nuisance. For others, it’s a constant reminder of a difficult trauma they’d prefer to move past. At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, we offer a range of services that can remove or reduce scar tissue prominence on your body, no matter how your skin responds to scarring.  Treating scars with laser therapy Scaring is a result of your body’s response to trauma. While some wounds heal seamlessly, others affect the deeper layers of your skin tissue and can result in scarring from either excess or insufficient collagen production. Other factors … Continue reading

Rejuvenate yourself with cosmetic dermatology for skin in Washington, D.C.

Cosmetic Dermatology for Skin at Center for Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery in Washington DC Area

Your skin serves as your body’s first line of defense, and over time, UV damage, irritants, and trauma can cause lasting damage. On top of that, your skin will lose its elasticity with age, leading to wrinkles. You may also notice uneven pigmentation and dryness. At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, we offer a wide range of cosmetic dermatology treatments for skin to patients in the Washington, D.C. area. Skin treatments from head to toe: Whatever your aesthetic goals are, we can help. We offer a wide range of services, including: Non-invasive body contouring: While many patients turn … Continue reading

Understanding Keloids, How They Can Be Treated and Who Is Most at Risk in Washington, DC

Dermatologist for Scar Removal in Washington Area

Do you face self-esteem issues due to the development of keloids on your body? If you suffer from keloids, you know that they can be hard to hide. Keloids can cause serious self- confidence and body image issues for those who have them. Dr. Cheryl Burgess and the team at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington, DC, offer scar and keloid removal procedures for patients in need. Many people who do not suffer from keloids may have never heard of them or know what they are. A keloid develops from inflamed or broken skin. When the skin … Continue reading

Patients in Washington, DC Are Discovering the Effectiveness of a New Fat Removal Treatment

Vanquish Fat Removal in Washington DC area

Dr. Cheryl Burgess, an internationally acclaimed board-certified dermatologist, would love for you to visit her at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Washington DC so that you can learn about a cutting-edge nonsurgical body fat removal procedure called Vanquish. If you are maintaining a healthy diet and regular exercise but can’t seem to rid yourself of stubborn fat deposits, this contouring solution may be just what you are looking for. You don’t need to feel ashamed of your fat any longer. Give Vanquish a try! Many of us are not at fault for the stubborn fat which we … Continue reading

Discover how to refresh your skin and what to expect during chemical peel treatment in Washington

What to Expect During Chemical Peel Treatment in Washington area

Over time, the aging process and exposure to environmental toxins lead to changes in the skin. Fine lines, wrinkles, and brown spots begin to appear. The skin’s tone and texture change. When it comes to improving the skin’s appearance, there are several treatments including chemical peels for healthy, glowing skin. Located in Washington D.C., Dr. Cheryl Burgess is a Board-certified dermatologist who offers skin care treatments. She and her team at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery explain what to expect during chemical peel treatment. Chemical peel treatment Healthy skin influences an individual’s appearance and confidence. Good skincare keeps … Continue reading

Learn how to heal and remove your scar with scar revision series from our dermatologist in Washington, DC

How to Heal Your Scar in Washington area

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, speaking to a dermatologist is the best way to start taking good care of your skin. Surgeries and injuries can result in scars that can impact the skin’s appearance—as well as a patient’s self-confidence! If you are interested in learning more about how to heal your injury with scar revision services in the area of Washington, DC, we encourage you to read on! What causes scarring? Scarring can develop in many different forms. When the skin is cut, the body starts the healing process. The scar is produced with fibrous tissue that … Continue reading

Washington, D.C. dermatologist explains what you need to know about acne during pregnancy

Acne During Pregnancy in Washington area

Pregnancy can be a beautiful, life-changing experience, but it also takes a toll on the body both physically and emotionally. One major occurrence for many women is changes to the skin, most commonly, acne. While some women are gifted with the much talked about “pregnancy glow” others are dealing with breakouts that make them feel like a “pimply-faced” teenager again. Fortunately, acne during pregnancy is a common occurrence and there are things you can do about it. Washington, D.C. dermatologists at the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery discuss what you need to know about acne during pregnancy. Why does … Continue reading

Learn about dermatology services for treating aging skin in the Washington, DC area

Treating Aging Skin in Washington area

At the Center for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, patients in Washington, D.C. and Annapolis, MD. are welcome to visit Dr. Cheryl Burgess to learn about dermatology services available for treating aging skin. Her practice helps individuals with general, cosmetic, and medical dermatology solutions that are tailored to each patient’s unique needs. If you have been considering working with a professional to improve your skin and address the fine lines and wrinkles that come with aging, we welcome you to our practice. Services available at our practice Our facility has some of the most advanced technologies and effective treatments that can … Continue reading

Dermatologist in Washington, DC offers winter skin care tips

Happy young woman walking in winter time

The dry, crisp air of the winter months may be a welcome change from hot and humid summer weather, but your skin takes the brunt of the change! Patients in the Washington, DC area who are struggling with dry and chapped skin during the colder months are encouraged to visit with Dr. Cheryl Burgess, a board-certified dermatologist, to discuss winter skin care tips to keep their skin moisturized, hydrated, and beautiful during the colder weather. Winter skin care tips Different types of weather present unique skin challenges, so dermatologists encourage patients to have a different skin care routine for each … 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
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