Book an Appointment - Arash Akhavan, MD
In addition to his interests in medical and surgical dermatology, Dr. Akhavan has had extensive training in Cosmetic Dermatology, including the use of Botox, injectable fillers, and chemical peels for facial rejuvenation, and the use of a variety of lasers. He has also had specialized training in Digital Mole Analysis, a process that combines total body photography with a procedure called epiluminescence dermatoscopy, in order to more fully analyze moles and follow them over time for change. Digital Mole Analysis has the potential to diagnose melanoma at an earlier stage, and to decrease the number of biopsies of non-cancerous moles that a patient is subjected to.
Further information regarding Dr. Akhavan's practice, as well as Online Appointment Scheduling can be found at http://www.dradermatology.com
American Board of Dermatology
- Actinic Keratosis
- Atopic Dermatitis
- Botulinum Injections-Cosmetic
- Botulinum Toxin
- Contact Dermatitis
- Cosmetic Surgery
- Laser Resurfacing
- Melanoma Removal
- Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, Poison Sumac
- Skin Biopsy
- Skin Lesion Removal
- Varicose Veins
MD, Mount Sinai Hospital
Internship, Internal Medicine
Mount Sinai Hospital
Mount Sinai Hospital
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