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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

Treatments for Hives

Hives, also known as urticaria, is a skin reaction that causes itchy welts ranging in small spots to large blotches. Angioedema is a related type of swelling that affects a deeper layer of the skin, oftentimes around the face and lips. You can usually treat mild cases...

Summer Skincare Tips

Just like you change your clothes as the seasons change should you be changing your skincare routine. It’s important to be especially diligent during the summertime when the temperatures are hot, and the sun is beaming. As you’re showing more...

Skin and Sun Safety

The sun is getting hotter, not only every day but also seemingly every year. This gives us more of a reason to throw on our bathing suits, tank tops, shorts, and other loose-fitting clothes that allow for our bodies to breathe. It only takes minutes for the sun’s...

Rosacea Survey Shows Clear Skin Improves Overall Well-Being

A recent study from the National Rosacea Society, NRS, found that highly successful medical dermatology treatment for rosacea has a major positive impact on the overall well-being in the lives of patients. After surveying 1,044 patients suffering from rosacea, a...

Here’s What You Need to Know Regarding a New Study on Sunscreen and Its Chemicals

While the main initiative of sunscreen is to prevent sunburn, nowadays it’s used to block harmful radiation waves that cause skin cancer, one of the most common forms of cancer in the United States.1 A recent study from the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) shows...

How to Choose the Best Moisturizer for your Skin

Taking care of your skin through a proper skincare routine is very important for your long-term health. If you want to preserve youthful and glowing skin with anti-aging effects, it’s time to take a look at your daily facial skincare regime. A great moisturizer is one...

What Does Wart Treatment Include?

Warts are areas of skin that grows faster than normal due to a virus. They are actually an HPV infection of the skin. The body will eventually build up a resistance over time and the cause of warts will disappear, however there is treatment available. If warts become...

How to Treat Psoriasis

Psoriasis is a common skin condition with systemic considerations. The most common type of this condition consists of raised lesions covered with silvery scales most commonly seen on the elbows, knees, scalp, and trunk. Psoriasis is an immune system condition and...

Benefits of Botox

Botulinum Toxin Treatment, also known as Botox, is a revolutionary approach to reversing the effects of facial wrinkles. For those who are considering this treatment option, you may be wondering, “is Botox safe?” This non-surgical procedure provides people with...

How to Get Rid of Wrinkles

If you have recently discovered a facial wrinkle or a line that once didn’t exist, this reality can be disheartening. While unwanted wrinkles come with age, there are certain cosmetic procedures that can get rid of wrinkles and even prevent future ones from forming....