board certified Mohs surgeon
skin cancer specialist
specialized training to
diagnose and treat skin cancer
latest dermatologic technology
Welcome to the Mohs surgery practice of Maral Skelsey, MD, a fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery, a skin cancer expert and a board certified dermatologist. Dr. Skelsey is Director of the Dermatologic Surgery Center of Washington and is currently Director of Mohs Surgery Unit and Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology at Georgetown University.
Our center specializes in Mohs surgery and dermatologic surgery, as well as cosmetic and rejuvenating skin procedures. Dr. Skelsey is trained in the state-of-the-art technique of Mohs surgery for the treatment of skin cancer which she performs with meticulous attention to cosmetic outcome. Our caring and attentive staff makes sure your surgery experience is comfortable and your needs are anticipated during your time with us.
In the greater Washington area we are a first level resource for skin cancer diagnosis and treatment as well as the latest advances in dermatology. In addition to Dr. Skelsey, our staff of board certified dermatologists, nurse practitioners and physician assistants offer dermatology, dermatologic surgery, cosmetic treatments and advice on skin care products. We are located in Chevy Chase, MD and serve Bethesda, Rockville, Silver Spring, MD and Arlington, Alexandria, Fairfax and the surrounding communities of Northern Virginia.
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“Dr. Maral Skelsey, is an outstanding surgeon she is very thorough and skilled, making certain the diagnosis is correct and follow-up surgery is complete and the results are final regarding cancer. Dr. Maral Skelsey is thorough and detailed in her explanation making me feel confident in what is being done. Her bedside manner is fantastic.” — John Mahoney
what’s new at the dermatologic surgery center of washington
what’s new at dscw
skin cancer awareness
According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. learn more.
skin care for international patients
The Dermatologic Surgery Center of Washington (DCSW) in Chevy Chase, Maryland, serves the specific medical skin care needs of the international community both locally and abroad. learn more.
chemical peels rejuvenate skin
Sun exposure can cause discoloration of the skin as well as roughness and wrinkling. Chemical peels are a great way to brighten the skin and reduce discoloration. learn more.
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Dermatologic Surgery Center
of Washington LLC
5530 Wisconsin Avenue #820
Chevy Chase, MD 20815