Minor Dermatologic Procedures

Bastyr University Clinic now offers minor dermatologic shifts. Evaluations and procedures are performed in a Team Care setting by Dr. Barbara Sarter under the supervision of John Kasawa, MD. Dermatological conditions that your care team can evaluate, diagnose and/or initiate treatment for include:

  • Acne/rosacea
  • Actinickeratosis
  • Alopecia
  • Cellulitis
  • Eczema
  • Dermatitis
  • Fungal/yeast infections
  • General skin infections
  • Lipomas
  • Non-melanoma skin cancers
  • Psoriasis
  • Sebaceous cysts
  • Seborrheic keratosis
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
  • Skin cancer
  • Skin tags
  • Verruca vulgaris
  • Viral infections

Treatment procedures for these conditions may include incision and suturing, cryosurgery, drainage, electrodessication and curettage, excision and closure of non-melanoma skin cancers and skin biopsies. The doctor may also prescribe pharmaceutical therapies as needed.

For more information or to schedule an evaluation, please call Bastyr University Clinic at 858.246.9730 or request an appointment online.