Dermatologist Frequently Asked Questions
Medically reviewed by Sara Perkins, MD – Written by Megan Lentz
What is a dermatologist?
You can also see a dermatologist for cosmetic procedures and injections such as Botox injections, chemical peels, removal of varicose veins, laser resurfacing or other laser procedures, and microdermabrasion.
Dermatologists can perform the following procedures:
The following are specific types of dermatologists:
- cosmetic dermatologist
- immunodermatologist, who specializes in skin conditions caused by immune disorders
- pediatric dermatologist, who specializes in caring for children
- Mohs surgeon, who specializes in Mohs surgery