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For Patients

To help you understand a diagnosis or treatment option, learn more about how we diagnose and treat various skin conditions.

This information is not meant to replace discussion with your dermatologist; please call our office if you have additional questions about your care.

Patient Education

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Videos: Biopsy & Excision Care

Dr. Susan Huang, a dermatologist and dermatologic surgeon at BIDMC, explains how to care for your biopsy or excision wounds at home, and how to take out your own stitches.

How to Take Care of Your Skin Biopsy Site

 

How to Take Care of Your Excision or Mohs Surgery Site

 

How to Take Out Your Stitches after Skin Procedures

If recommended by your medical provider

 

 

 

Contact Information

Department of Dermatology
Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center


330 Brookline Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
617-667-3753


25 Boylston Street
Chestnut Hill, MA 02467
617-754-0350


304 Chestnut Street
Needham, MA 02492
617-754-0350