Cosmetic Dermatology Specialist

Skin MD Colorado

Board Certified Dermatologists located in Colorado Springs, CO

Cosmetic dermatology services are designed to resolve certain embarrassing skin issues such as acne, wrinkles, and scars. With 14 years of experience in cosmetic dermatology, Dr. Elizabeth Piantanida is proud to offer these services to her patients in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and the surrounding area. To make an appointment with Dr. Piantanida, contact Skin MD Colorado today by calling or booking online.

Cosmetic Dermatology Q & A

What issues do you treat with cosmetic dermatology services?

Dr. Piantanida offers a range of cosmetic dermatology services to treat the most common issues that bother patients. Some of the problems she can treat include:

  • Wrinkles
  • Scars
  • Rosacea
  • Melasma
  • Age spots
  • Acne
  • Aging skin

If you aren’t sure whether cosmetic dermatology is right for you, schedule a consultation with Dr. Piantanida to learn more.

What services are available?

Some of the cosmetic dermatology services Dr. Piantanida offers include:

  • Botox®, which relaxes muscles in the skin that cause fine lines and wrinkles
  • Laser skin resurfacing, which removes damaged tissue to improve texture and eliminate scarring
  • Dermabrasion, which involves removing the outer layer of the skin with a special tool

Which treatment is best?

The treatment Dr. Piantanida recommends depends on the nature of your condition. For example, if you have aging skin and wrinkles, Dr. Piantanida may recommend Botox and other cosmetic treatments. If you have scars, Dr. Piantanida may recommend dermabrasion, skin grafts, and laser skin resurfacing.

If you have cosmetic concerns, Dr. Piantanida is be happy to perform a thorough exam and help you find the best treatment for your needs.

Are cosmetic dermatology treatments safe?

Each of the cosmetic dermatology procedures available from Skin MD Colorado has different risks and potential side effects. Before scheduling your treatment, Dr. Piantanida goes over all of these possibilities with you so you can prepare accordingly. She also provides aftercare instructions to help you deal with any side effects and avoid complications.

How much do these treatments cost?

Each of these treatments has a different price. In addition, the total cost of your procedure may depend on the extent of treatment needed and the number of sessions you schedule. Before beginning the treatment process, you receive a detailed quote of your estimated expenses.