Dermatology

Dermatology

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You and your family can count on Emerson Hospital’s team of dermatologists to provide expert care for the full range of skin, hair and nail conditions, from everyday issues such as acne and skin allergies, to the most serious forms of skin cancer.

Our dermatologists also offer an array of cosmetic and skin rejuvenation services to help you look and feel your best. 
 

The conditions our dermatologists see

Our board-certified dermatologists have extensive training and experience, and use the latest technology and techniques to diagnose, treat and help you prevent skin, hair and nail concerns, including:
  • Acne
  • Allergic skin diseases such as contact dermatitis and eczema
  • Bullous (blistering) disease
  • Cutaneous lymphoma
  • Environmental allergies
  • Hair loss
  • Hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating)
  • Leg ulcers
  • Lupus
  • Melanoma and other skin cancers (basal cell, squamous cell)
  • Nail fungus
  • Precancerous lesions (actinic keratoses)
  • Psoriasis
  • Rashes
  • Rosacea
  • Scleroderma
  • Spider veins
  • Sun damage
  • Vitiligo and skin pigment disorders
  • Warts
  • Wrinkles and frown lines

The services our dermatologists provide

Emerson Hospital’s team of dermatologists provides a full spectrum of medical and surgical treatments, including:
  • Biopsies of skin lesions
  • Electrodesiccation and curettage (ED&C), a procedure to remove certain skin lesions
  • Excisional surgery of benign and malignant skin lesions
  • Mohs micrographic surgery
  • Repair and reconstructive surgery
  • Laser surgery 
  • Skin tag removal
  • Scar revision
  • Skin grafts
  • Sclerotherapy 
  • Phototherapy for psoriasis and vitiligo
  • XTRAC laser therapy for psoriasis and vitiligo
  • Photodynamic therapy for sun damage, precancerous lesions and acne
  • Nail surgery

Importantly, you can turn to our dermatologists to perform annual skin and mole screenings for the early detection of skin cancer.
 

Cosmetic services our dermatologists provide

Emerson’s dermatologists, along with a team of licensed medical aestheticians, provide a range of cosmetic services, including:
  • Chemical peels
  • CoolSculpting, an FDA-cleared non-surgical fat-reduction treatment
  • Dermabrasion
  • Dermal fillers such as Restylane® and Juvaderm®
  • Botox®
  • Laser removal of hair and tattoos
  • Laser and light therapy for skin rejuvenation
  • Sclerotherapy to treat spider veins 

What’s more, Emerson Hospital’s dermatologists have expertise in working with children. Our pediatric dermatology team includes a board-certified pediatric dermatologist, one of only a handful of these subspecialists in the entire state.

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locations

Emerson Center for Rehabilitative & Sports Therapies – Westford

133 Littleton Road
Westford MA

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