Birthmark Treatments Killeen TX

Find top doctors who perform Birthmark Treatments in Killeen, TX. Whether you’re seeking treatment or looking to schedule a preventative screening, we can connect you with the best dermatologists near you in Killeen, TX.

Local Businesses

Laura Nicole Marquart

36000 Darnall Loop
Killeen, TX 76544

Colon Hector F-Md

(254) 526-2343
2105 S Clear Creek Rd
Killeen, TX 76549

Chung B H

(254) 634-3202
2301 S Clear Creek Rd
Killeen, TX 76549

Esters John R Dr

(254) 519-2020
2207 S Clear Creek Rd – Suite 202
Killeen, TX 76549

James Edward Pryor

1809 S W S Young Dr Ste 111-B
Killeen, TX 76543

Conger Jr Leo A – Dermatology Associates

(254) 680-3376
2201 S W S Young Dr # 111B
Killeen, TX 76540

Coleman Ronld Do

(254) 554-3494
2300 Clearcreek Rd
Killeen, TX 76541

Douty Truman B

(254) 680-1200
3801 Scott And White Dr
Killeen, TX 76543

Jason Daniel Marquart

36000 Darnall Loop
Killeen, TX 76544

Averitt Michael Do

(254) 680-1200
3801 Scott And White Dr
Killeen, TX 76543

Skin Care Solutions Rx

(254) 628-7335
2201 S W S Young Dr – Ste 114B
Killeen, TX 76543

Aesthetic Surgery Assoc

(254) 526-5106
425 Patterson Rd # 503
Killeen, TX 76549

The Cottage Massage Clinic

(254) 501-7085
3901 E Stan Schlueter – Suite 104
Killeen, TX 76542

Charles Ryon Day

2301 S Clear Creek Rd Ste 106
Killeen, TX 76549

Eastes Gary D

(254) 618-5400
2301 S Clear Creek Rd
Killeen, TX 76549

Beal Terry J

(254) 526-0188
2117 S Clear Creek Rd
Killeen, TX 76549

Abc Pediatrics

3004 S Ws Young Dr
Killeen, TX 76547

Dermatology Associates Of Central Texas

2201 S Ws Young Dr
Killeen, TX 76543

Charles Day

(254) 526-5106
2301 S. Clear Creek Road Suite 216
Killeen, TX 76549

Skin Care Solutions Rx

(254) 628-7335
2201 S W S Young Dr, Ste 114B
Killeen, TX 76540

Birthmark Treatments FAQ in Killeen, TX

What is the difference between a mole and a birthmark?

Moles are growths on the skin that are usually brown or black; they may be located, alone or in groups, anywhere on the body. A birthmark is a colored mark that appears soon after a baby’s birth.

How long does it take to remove a birthmark with laser?

Birthmark removal treatment can take as little as 10 minutes, and the procedure can be carried out safely by a qualified doctor using a special type of laser.

Can a brown birthmark be removed?

Some birthmarks are suitable for surgical excision, which will completely remove the birthmark but will leave a scar. If you are interested in surgical treatment you will need to see a plastic surgeon. Your GP may be able to advise you further. Some birthmarks are suitable for laser treatment to fade the brown pigment.

Is there a cream to remove birthmarks?

Timolol. Another medication that can shrink a birthmark, such as a hemangioma, is Timolol. Unlike propranolol, it is applied topically to the birthmark.

Can permanent makeup cover birthmarks?

Scar & Birthmark Camouflage: Cosmetic tattooing can successfully cover or reduce the visibility of many types of birthmarks and scars.

What are the different types of birthmarks?

Strawberry hemangioma. Medical name: Superficial infantile hemangioma. Deep hemangioma (he-man-gee-oh-ma) Medical name: Cavernous infantile hemangioma. Salmon patch. Medical name: Nevus simplex. Nevus sebaceous (knee-vus seh-bay-ceous)

Are people with birthmarks rare?

Birthmarks are common. Research shows that about 10% of babies are born with a type of birthmark known as a hemangioma (he-man-gio-ma). Fortunately, most hemangiomas go away on their own by the time a child is 10 years old. Many disappear sooner.

What is the most common birthmark?

Salmon patches (also called stork bites, angel kisses, or macular stains) are the most common type of birthmark.

Can you freeze off a birthmark?

Freezing — Liquid nitrogen can be sprayed or swabbed onto the mole. This freezes the mole’s cells and they die. The mole will peel off in a week or two. Burning — An electric current that heats a wire can be used to burn off moles.

Can a birthmark be removed completely?

Your birthmark can be removed by performing minor surgery. It can be done for very deep hemangiomas that might damage your healthy tissues. It is usually an outpatient treatment and may even be done in your dermatologist’s office rather than a hospital.

Can birthmarks be treated?

Most other vascular birthmarks can be treated. Port-wine stains and some hemangiomas can be disfiguring and upsetting for children. Small hemangiomas in less visible locations usually don’t need treatment, as most shrink back into themselves by the time a child is 10.

What age can birthmarks be removed?

laser therapy – where heat and light are used to make the birthmark smaller and lighter (it works best if started between 6 months and 1 year of age)

At what age do birthmarks stop growing?

They usually appear at around one to four weeks of age, then get bigger – sometimes quite quickly – for a few months. They stop growing between six and 12 months of age, then gradually disappear over the next few years. The skin of the birthmark is as strong as any other skin.

What is a royal birthmark?

9 According to Bloch, belief in the royal birthmark—a mysterious mark on sovereigns’ bodies indicating their royal status—was “one of the most lively superstitions in the Middle Ages,” which gives “a deep insight into the popular mind.”10 It provides evidence of the concept of the sacred and miraculous nature of …