NYC & Long Island Medical Dermatology
NYC & Long Island’s top-rated medical dermatology experts at Mandel Dermatology.
At Mandel Dermatology, your health and safety is our top priority. Whether you are visiting us for a suspicious mole, skin cancer treatment, acne consultation, or regular full body skin exam, you can trust that our medical dermatology experts will provide you with the highest level of care possible. Our caring dermatologists, nurse practitioners, and physician assistants are all trained in the latest treatments to offer the best possible outcomes for your individual needs.
Medical Dermatology Treatments & Services
Annual and Semi-Annual Skin Exams (Skin Cancer Screenings)
Skin Cancer Excisions
When skin cancers do present themselves, it is important to treat them early and to treat them with the appropriate interventions. It is always our preference to treat these types of lesions in the least invasive way possible. When it becomes necessary to excise a skin cancer, our team is highly skilled and trained to give you the best medical and aesthetic outcome. In cases where Mohs Surgery is needed or lesions require special attention, we have a team of experts who are ready to help.
Skin Cancer Treatments (Non-Invasive)
Often times, skin cancers can be treated non-invasively by either freezing them or using topical creams and ointments. It is always our first preference to treat non-invasively, and you and your provider can discuss your options during your visit.
Warts can be found on almost any part of the body, and when they present themselves, they can be stubborn and difficult to treat. At Mandel Dermatology, we use several methods for treating warts that range from topical treatments to excisions, when necessary.
Acne Treatment & Extraction
Acne, or pimples, can present on the face and body in varying severities. At Mandel Dermatology, we take a unique, personal, and comprehensive approach to treating and reducing or eliminating each patient’s acne. Treatments that include consistent and monitored methods are typically the most successful and can include in office extractions, laser treatments, or topical regiments. Our providers will work with each patient individually to determine the best treatment course, that can be adapted over time to increase the short and long-term effectiveness of the treatment.
Melanoma Signs & Treatment
The word Melanoma can be scary. You may be wondering, is Melanoma dangerous? Is Melanoma deadly? The good news, is that when caught early, Melanoma is highly treatable and most healthy patients see positive outcomes without long-term health problems. Melanoma is typically treated by excision or by Mohs surgery. The goal when treating Melanoma is to first catch it at the first potential sign, and then second to treat it quickly and effectively, ensure that all cancer cells have been removed. The best prevention against potential skin cancers like Melanoma is using sunscreen daily, having regular skin exams at least yearly, and being aware of any changes to your skin and marks on the body.
Basal Cell Carcinoma Signs & Treatment
Basal Cell Skin Cancer is less harmful than Melanoma, but still requires treatment. This type of skin cancer can be treated with a variety of methods depending on each specific case, and should be discussed with your provider.
Squamous Cell Carcinoma Signs & Treatment
Squamous Cell Skin Cancer is less harmful than Melanoma, but still requires treatment. This type of skin cancer can be treated with a variety of methods depending on each specific case, and should be discussed with your provider.
Actinic Keratosis Signs & Treatment
Actinic Keratosis (aka AK) is a rough scaly patch on the skin that is often caused by long-term sun damage. AKs can be pre-cancerous and should be treated so they do not become something more serious or harmful.
Psoriasis typically presents as a rash on the skin, but can also effect the nails and joints. Psoriasis may come and go based on biological and environmental factors, and is typically treated with topical ointments or light or laser therapy.
Dermatitis is simply and inflammation or irritation of the skin. Dermatitis can present as itchy, dry skin or a swollen rash. Dermatitis is often treated with topical medications.
Rosacea is a common skin condition that causes a red, flushed appearance. Rosacea can spread to other areas of the skin, and is often treated with topical medications, antibiotics, or other medications. When left untreated, rosacea may worsen over time.
Hyperhydrosis Treatments (Excessive Sweating)
Hyperdydrosis, or excessive sweating, can happen under the arms, in the hands and feet, or even on the face and rest of the body. Those who experience hyperhydrosis may find it bothersome or it can interfere with daily activities. Treatment for excessive sweating ranges from topical perspirants to injections of BOTOX, which help to prevent sweating.
BOTOX For Migraines
BOTOX injections can be used as an effective treatment to prevent migraines in adults. Talk to your provider to determine if this treatment is right for you.
Vitiligo presents on the body as loss of color in blotches. This can occur anywhere on the body and can effect the hair and inside the mouth. Vitiligo can be treated to help improve the effects of the disease.