Birthmark Treatments Murfreesboro TN

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

Local Businesses

Josovitz Mark S

1340 Nw Broad
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Rejuvenation Center

(615) 848-9223
503 E Bell St Ste 312
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Goco, Paul E – Middle Tn Ear Nose & Throat

(615) 848-9265
503 E Bell St # 312
Murfreesboro, TN 37127

Kattine, Albert

1004 N Highland Ave
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Charles Edward Goodman

(615) 896-5772
320 East Main Street
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Agarwal Reita

(615) 904-8911
625 N Highland Ave
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Daniel Scott Corlew

1004 N Highland Ave
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Ronald Nelson

1725 Medical Center Parkway,Suite 300
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Dr.Albert Kattine

(615) 867-8220
1004 North Highland Avenue
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Michael Bell

Murfreesboro Dermatology Clinic,1602 W. Northfield Blvd #504
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Kerri Woodberry

(615) 895-9100
1725 Medical Center Parkway Suite 110
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Clark S Kathleen

(615) 898-0600
1132 Dow St
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Ronald A Nelson

1725 Medical Center Pkwy – 1725 Medical Center Pkwy
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Henry King Butler

515 Highland Ter Ste A
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Williams, Sandra – Middle Tn Ear Nose & Throat

(615) 848-9265
503 E Bell St # 312
Murfreesboro, TN 37127

Donaghey Susan

(615) 904-0134
1819 Ward Dr – Ste 101
Murfreesboro, TN 37129

Charles Edward Goodman Jr

320 E Main St
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Henry Butler

(615) 890-0827
515 Highland Ter Ste A
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Kattine Albert A

(615) 867-8220
1004 N Highland Ave
Murfreesboro, TN 37130

Martin, David S – Middle Tennessee Plastic Surg

(615) 907-1015
503 Highland Ter # A
Murfreesboro, TN 37127

Birthmark Treatments FAQ in Murfreesboro, TN

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 I laser my birthmark?

Laser is used to treat skin birthmarks, such as brown/black spots and vascular lesions (pink or red marks caused by abnormal blood vessels). Vascular lesions include port wine stains and haemangiomas (strawberry naevus).

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)

Does aloe vera remove dark spots?

Aloe vera can help to fade dark spots “A compound called aloesin, found in the aloe vera plant, could help to fade dark spots,” Dr. Frieling says. “According to one study, when applied four times per day for 15 days, aloesin was found to be effective in treating UV-induced and post-acne hyperpigmentation.”

What kind of birthmarks go away?

Most dermal melanocytosis birthmarks, which used to be called Mongolian spots, gradually fade. Many disappear by the toddler years. The majority of them are harmless and do not need treatment. In rare cases, these birthmarks may be associated with genetic conditions.

Does olive oil get rid of birthmarks?

Containing moisturizing capabilities, if used on your skin, hair, or nail beds, it can make you feel revitalized. However, just because it’s moisturizing, it doesn’t mean that olive oil will be able to get rid of your birthmark.

Is it rare to have a brown birthmark?

Café-au-lait spots are named for their light brown color: “Café-au-lait” means “coffee with milk” in French. Although some are present at birth, most café-au-lait spots appear well after a child is born. They are relatively common—as many as 30 percent of children have a café-au-lait birthmark by age 6.

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.

Is it OK to wax a birthmark?

While the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) recommends that people avoid waxing skin with moles, varicose veins, or warts, there are plenty of other options such as tweezing, trimming, and snipping to try instead.

What are the 4 types of birthmarks?

Macular stains. Also called salmon patches, angel kisses, or stork bites, these faint red marks are the most common type of vascular birthmark. Hemangiomas. Port-wine stains. Café-au-lait spots. Mongolian spots. Moles (congenital nevi, hairy nevus).

Can I tattoo over birthmark?

In short, the answer to your question is yes — you can get a tattoo over a birthmark. There are tattoo artists all over the country who will willingly allow you to put a tattoo over any part of your body, no matter the issues it may cause down the road.

Can dermatologist help with birthmark?

Your dermatologist will tell you what to look for. This allows you to treat the birthmark only if treatment becomes necessary. This can be an effective approach for a strawberry hemangioma, a type of birthmark that can grow quickly.

Where are birthmarks most common?

They are found most commonly on the torso, buttocks, and legs. Café-au-lait spots do not go away, may increase in number, and generally do not require treatment. A single café-au-lait spot is not a sign of a health problem.

Why do birthmarks suddenly appear?

Researchers are not sure why moles suddenly appear later in life. Most that do are benign and occur likely because of age, prescription drug use, sunburn or extensive sun exposure and genetic mutations. Any mole that appears and looks unordinary can be a cause for concern.