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Dermatology

Your skin is one of the most durable and hard-working parts of your body. It protects your other organs from disease and injury and regenerates in a way few other parts of your body can.

But as tough as it is, your skin requires a lot of care. UVA’s doctors are experts in treating skin diseases and providing preventive care that can help keep your skin healthy and strong.

    Skin Care Expertise

    We have special expertise for skin disorders, including:

    • Autoimmune blistering diseases
    • Connective tissue diseases, like lupus
    • Skin infections caused by bacteria, fungus and viruses
    • Common issues like aging, acne and skin damage

    Skin Cancer Treatments

    We work with experts in the UVA Cancer Center to treat melanoma and all types of skin cancer.

    Surgery to Minimize Scars
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    We use Mohs micrographic surgery to treat many skin cancers allowing cancer removal and minimal skin damage.

    See the Advantages of Mohs
    Skin Cancer Screening 
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    Skin cancer screening is important for everyone, especially those who have a fair complexion, family history of skin cancer or spend time in the sun.

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    Advanced Care & Treatment
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    Our dedicated team has specialized expertise in medication-resistant conditions, severe tissue diseases and complex wound care.