Common Skin Conditions Treated by Island Dermatology, P.C.
- Psoriasis, including the use of Phototherapy and Photochemotherapy (PUVA) and XTRAC® Excimer Laser Therapy
- Warts, Moles, & Cysts, including Laser Surgery
- Hair Loss
- Aging SkinRetin-A TherapyAcid TherapyCryotherapy
- Leg Veins, including Sclerotherapy
- Skin Cancers
Skin cancer is the most common type of cancer and is also the easiest to treat. The most important part of cancer treatment is early detection and surgical cure. Island Dermatology treats most of the major skin cancers with in-office surgery.
- Pediatric Dermatology
Cosmetic surgery can provide aesthetic restoration for those who desire to be more comfortable with their body. Procedures provided at our office by Board Certified physicians include, but are not limited to:
- Laser Treatment for Hair Removal, Scars, Tattoo Removal, Pigmentary Alterations, and Psoriasis
- Juvederm and Restylane Injections
- Chemical and Facial Peels
- Organic Microdermabrasion and Facials
- Removal of Spider Veins
- Scar Revisions
- Botox Injections
For more information on how you can optimize and enhance your appearance, call us at (516) 432-0011. We will be happy to answer your questions and schedule a private consultation with one of our doctors.
Skin Care and Spa Services
We are excited to introduce our new facials which have been enhanced to focus on our patients’ individual skin care needs. Whether your goal is to supplement your medical treatments, improve the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles, or nourish aging skin that has been damaged by environmental elements, our skin care treatments are designed just for you.
All of our facials include a skin care consultation by Anita, a New York State licensed aesthetician, who will recommend an at-home skin care regimen designed just for you. We carry an extensive selection of products that will cleanse, moisturize and protect your skin from the ravages of the environment.
All of our spa services can be purchased in a series of six. If you prepay for five in full at the first treatment, your sixth procedure will be free.
We strive to bring you the most up-to-date information about skin and beauty enhancing treatments as they become available. Please call us with your questions, (516) 432-0011, and ask for Anita.
- Acne Facial
Featuring the Glycolix skin care line, this facial was designed to augment your medical treatment results. Designed to purify and calm troubled skin, patients can expect steam therapy to open pores for easier extractions, exfoliating facial scrub and mask, followed by light massage using the elegant Glycolixcream, leaving the skin with a hydrated and healthy look and feel.
- Classic Facial
Based entirely on your individual needs, this facial includes only products used by Dermatologists.
Designed to clarify, purify and rejuvenate all skin types, this facial will leave your skin feeling refreshed and hydrated. Includes warm steam therapy for easier extractions, exfoliating facial scrub and mask, followed by light relaxing massage of the face, neck, shoulders, arms and hands. You will leave feeling refreshed and glowing.
- Anti-Aging Facial
Recommended for those with aging skin concerns. The patient with mature skin notices increasing wrinkles and visible brown spots. These are the result of years of sun damage and environmental stresses. This facial uses products developed and used only by Dermatologists, designed with antioxidant properties to stimulate cell renewal. This deeply hydrating facial also includes warm steam therapy for easier extractions, exfoliating facial scrub and mask, followed by light relaxing massage of the face, neck, shoulders, arms and hands. Your skin will feel nourished and have a healthy, smooth glow.
- Full Hydrating Facial
Includes deep cleansing, steam, exfoliation, massage and mask. Restores skin water balance and suppleness. Extremely dry skin is left softer and infused with moisture. We specially select products for their maximum hydrating properties.
- Deep Pore Cleansing Facial
Effectively removes oil and impurities from the skin and minimizes acne-causing bacteria. Extractions are performed as needed.
This exfoliation treatment polishes the skin helping to rejuvenate, smooth and improve imperfections. It has been proven effective for minimizing fine lines and wrinkles, pigment changes, and acne scarring. This treatment is available for the face, neck, décolleté and other areas as requested.
- Glycolic /Beta Lift Peels
Our licensed aesthetician will customize your treatment to your individual skin type to help you achieve your skin goals. Whether it is reducing fine lines or scars, diminishing the appearance of irregular pigmentation or rejuvenating sun-damaged skin, our chemical peels will leave you with healthy, rejuvenated skin—with no down time.
- Laser Hair Removal
This procedure is priced per area—fees will be quoted upon request.
For those patients with unwanted hair on the face, chest, abdomen, arms, legs or back, laser hair removal is a safe and effective method to get rid of unwanted hair. Our office prides itself on ensuring that you have limited, if any, adverse effects by first having you meet with one of our physicians for an evaluation, where a test spot will be performed. After a series of treatments you will notice a significant reduction in hair growth and possibly be hair-free in the treated areas.
This fee includes the consult only, and will be deducted from the price of the initial treatment.
Sclerotherapy is currently the gold standard for the treatment of fine and superficial leg veins, and is an effective way to eliminate them. This procedure, performed only by physicians or physician assistants, involves the injection of a natrally occurring chemical into the vein, which causes it to collapse upon itself.
- Skin Tag Removal
Schedule an appointment with one of our physicians or physician assistants to have unwanted skin tags removed.
- YAG Laser
This laser has a number of different wavelengths, therefore it can be used to treat a variety of pigmented skin concerns, including solar lentigines (brown spots), tattoos, etc. It is first necessary to schedule an appointment with one of our physicians or physician assistants for a consultation to discuss your concerns.
- KTP Laser
For patients who have rosacea or telangectasias (dilated blood vessels) on their face, this is the optimal laser for you. This laser has been designed specfically to treat vascular lesions, and has a high success rate for treating the small blood vessels that contribute to the overall red appearance of your cheeks, nose and/or chin.
- XTRAC® Excimer Laser Therapy
If you suffer from psoriasis, or if you know someone who does, you know the frustration: stubborn skin plaques that may not respond to gels or creams. Finally, patients can enjoy long-lasting, effective relief from the painful symptoms of psoriasis in just a few short treatments, including individuals with scalp psoriasis. Click here to find out more.