Skin cancer screening exams, consultative evaluations and treatment of all types of symptomatic benign growths, pigmented lesions and skin cancers including basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma are provided by dermatologists within Jefferson's Division of Cutaneous Surgery.
Treating Recurrent or Aggressive Skin Cancers
Mohs micrographic surgery is available for the treatment of recurrent or aggressive skin cancers or those in cosmetically delicate locations such as the nose, ear, lip and eyelid.
Cosmetic Dermatology Services
Cosmetic dermatology services are also offered, including collagen injection and Softform® facial implants, Botox injections, scar revision, laser resurfacing of wrinkles and acne scars, chemical peels (including glycolic acid), sclerotherapy, tumescent liposuction/liposculpture and hair transplantation.
Dermatology Research and Education
In addition to patient care, the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology's world-class research programs facilitate clinical studies, investigate advances in dermatologic therapies and engage in studies of genetic skin diseases, connective-tissue disorders and skin cancers.
Visit the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology at Thomas Jefferson University for more on research and education.