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Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery Institute
Full-Service Dermatology Center in South Florida

Medical Dermatology

DCSI offers a full array of dermatological services to help you maintain healthy skin. Read more on this page about specific services.

Cosmetic Dermatology

Botulinum Toxin (Botox, Dysport, and Xeomin) treatment is a revolutionary approach to reversing the affects of facial wrinkles.

Surgical Dermatology

We have many techniques that save the greatest amount of healthy tissue and has a very high cure rate for select cancers. Learn more…

Welcome to the Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery Institute, DCSI
Where Results Are Clearly Seen

“Our goal at the Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery Institute P.A. is to provide the highest quality personalized medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatological care. We serve our patients with warmth and compassion, according to the highest standards of our profession. We consider the needs of our patients and individualize their treatment accordingly. Our greatest reward is the gratitude of our patients, the awareness that they entrusted us with the care of their health, and the knowledge that we provided them with the highest quality and most personalized care.”

Dr. Mounir M. Wassef, D.O., FAOCD, FAAD

Recent News & Blogs

How is Baldness Genetically Inherited?

Understanding hereditary balding is complex. Most people believe that they can blame their baldness gene on their mothers. Unfortunately, this isn’t the case. At the Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery Institute, the best dermatologist in South Florida, we share our...

How Does Chlorine Affect You? The Effects of Chlorine on Your Hair, Skin, and Nails

Summer is in the air. The summer brings new challenges to looking and feeling your best. Most of us are aware of the damage the harsh summer sun can cause our skin and hair; however, a lesser talked about summer evil is how chlorine can affect your body. Before...

What are the Signs of Premature Aging?

As we age, our cell regeneration slows down, resulting in premature aging. Slower cell regeneration can cause wrinkles, sunspots, and fragile skin which cause premature face aging and skin sagging. It is impossible to stop aging completely, but there are ways to...

How to Remove Blackheads Properly

Although acne gets more attention, blackheads are just as challenging to treat while maintaining our skin. Fortunately, our dermatologists in South Florida have helpful tips to remove blackheads properly without scarring or skin inflammation. What Causes Blackheads?...

The Best Nighttime Beauty Rituals

It’s no surprise that we all immediately want to snuggle into a ball as soon as our heads hit the pillow; however, beauty sleep begins by repairing your skin. You might not realize the number of germs and grime your face collects throughout the day....

Vitamin C Benefits for Skin, Hair and Health

There are very few ingredients in the world that are as crucial to our bodies as Vitamin C. Without the nutrients offered by fresh fruits, vitamin supplements, and vegetables, there is a high probability of running into health complications. Our...

Is It Bad to Self-Diagnose on the Internet?

Instagram, TikTok, Youtube and other social media platforms are acting as digital doctors. While living in the age of technology is truly beautiful, self-diagnosing can be harmful. On the other hand, receiving instant information for your troubling queries...

Awaken Your Skin for Daylight Saving Time

The month of March brings with it the excitement of Daylight Saving Time. Every year we wait patiently to rid the dark and gloomy winter evenings with an extra hour of daylight. As we spring our clocks forward on March 14th, it is especially important to...

How to Stop Obsessively Checking Your Acne

Obsessively checking your acne throughout the day is more common than we realize. When people check their acne, they get an overwhelming urge to pick at their face. As much as you don’t want to believe it, this will make your acne worse.Is it possible to stop this...

Best Holiday Skincare Gifts of 2020

‘Tis the season for clearer and brighter skin. As the holiday season quickly approaches, it’s time to give your loved ones something special. For blemishes, dryness, dullness, and more, give the gift of skincare. Don’t worry if you are unsure where to find...