When you choose a dermatology practice to handle your skin care needs, you are not only choosing a physician, but the entire team. The medically trained staff at the Dermatology and Cosmetic Laser Center is dedicated to creating visits that are pleasant, informative, and beneficial to each patient.
Our practice provides educational literature, videos and classes that contain the latest information so that our patients may make educated choices about their dermatologic care. Treatment plans are customized to each individual so that resolution of existing skin conditions is achieved as quickly as possible. Treatment is also designed to prevent further problems.
The Dermatology and Cosmetic Laser Center is staffed by an extensively trained, highly professional and caring team of a Physician Assistant, Licensed Esthetician, Registered Nurses, Medical Assistants, and support staff. Each member of our team is dedicated to giving each patient and task the personal attention deserved in a manner that is efficient, caring, compassionate, and friendly.
Our Physician Assistant Suzanne Brook has been an integral part of our team for more than 15 years. She has specific training and interest in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer and acne, and loves helping patients with their aesthetic goals through cosmetic treatments.
Mohs skin cancer surgery specialist
We are pleased to offer our patients Mohs skin cancer surgery, performed by experienced physician Dr. Gina Marrero. After the skin cancer has been completely removed, the area can either be left to heal by itself or if necessary can be closed by Dr. Ian Bourhill who does the plastic surgery after the Mohs is complete. Most Mohs surgery cases are completed in one to one and a half hours.
Dr. Marerro received her medical degree magna cum laude from SUNY at Buffalo School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences after graduating from Cornell University. Following an internship in pediatrics at Yale-New Haven Hospital. Dr. Marrero completed her residency in dermatology at Brown University in Providence, RI. She then pursued a fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery and dermatologic surgery at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Dr. Marrero has published in several peer-reviewed publications and presented her research at the annual American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology National Meeting. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is committed to residency education and taught in the Cosmetic Surgery and Laser Clinic at Columbia-Presbyterian Medical Center. Her main focus continues to be cutaneous oncology and the treatment of skin cancer with Mohs surgery.