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Visiting a dermatologist in DC for cysts

Dr. Cheryl M. Burgess dermatologist in DC for cysts

There are many different types of skin lumps and bumps that can develop. A common one is that of the cyst. A cyst is a bump that has a sac underneath consisting of oils and proteins that become trapped and increase in volume over the course of time. Cysts can become a nuisance, especially if they develop in areas such as creases of the body where they can be uncomfortable. They may also be unsightly, and if they are present on the face, they may make patients feel self-conscious about their appearance. These benign bumps can be easily removed during … Continue reading

Surgical and non-surgical dermatology procedures available for Washington area residents dealing with warts and seeking cosmetic enhancements

Surgical and non-surgical dermatology procedures

Warts are common skin growths, which are a result of the human papillomavirus (referred to as HPV). They can form anywhere on the body after an individual has contracted HPV. This virus results in an infection, which can cause benign growths on the hands and feet called warts. It is contagious and may be spread by skin-to-skin contact. Warts can appear as either skin-colored or dark brown growths that are either bumps or flat. They may also be either rough or smooth, which means there are several different variances that may be noticed. With a skin evaluation provided by a … Continue reading

Skin surgery in our Washington D.C. office may reduce the appearance of various types of scars

reduce the appearance of various types of scars

Scars may develop on the skin because of accidental injury, or from a surgical procedure. The development of a scar in one person may be completely different than on another, as we are all unique in the way our bodies heal. Scars will vary, depending on the depth and size of the original wound, the unique characteristics of the skin, direction of the scar, and the amount of blood supply to the injured area. A scar may be large or small, but if it bothers you, revision may be the ideal treatment. Skin surgery in our Washington D.C. practice may … Continue reading


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