Cosmetic and Dermatologic Surgery

Dermatologic Surgery

Dermatologic Surgery services offered in Pasadena, CA

Whether you have an abnormal mole, an unappealing skin growth, or you simply want to enhance your youthful appearance, Dr. Soleymani performs all types of dermatologic and cosmetic surgery at California Dermatology and Mohs Surgery Specialists in Pasadena, California. Dr. Soleymani is a double board-certified dermatologist and highly acclaimed Mohs Micrographic and Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon with extensive training and experience in all facets of dermatologic surgery. Call the dermatology center today or schedule an appointment online to learn more.

Dermatologic Surgery Q & A

What is dermatologic surgery?

Dermatologic surgery refers to surgical procedures that diagnose and treat skin, hair, and nail conditions. As an experienced and fellowship-trained dermatologic surgeon, Dr. Soleymani uses his expertise and compassion to create an individualized treatment plan for all of your skin care concerns. 

Common treatments include cosmetic surgical procedures such as eyelid lifts, lip lifts, and face lifts, and medical procedures such as cyst removal, lipoma removal, and mole removal, as well as minor procedures such as diagnostic biopsies. 

Are there different types of dermatologic surgery?

At California Dermatology and Mohs Surgery Specialists, Dr. Soleymani performs multiple types of dermatologic surgery, including:

Mohs surgery

Mohs surgery is a skin cancer treatment that removes a malignant (cancerous) lesion layer by layer until there is no trace of cancer cells left. The treatment is highly specialized and requires extensive training to perform. 

When performed properly, Mohs surgery is up to 99% effective at eliminating skin cancer. Dr. Soleymani is board-certified and a leading Mohs surgeon who can achieve superior results.

General dermatologic surgery 

Dr. Soleymani performs many types of dermatologic surgery, including removal of atypical or unwanted moles, excisions of cysts and lipomas, removal of unwanted bumps and growths such as milia and overgrown oil glands on the face, and others.

Cosmetic and Minimally Invasive Aesthetic Surgery

As a leader in facial reconstructive surgery, Dr. Soleymani has extensive training and meticulous attention to detail in performing plastic and reconstructive surgery of the face. 


Common procedures include eyelid lifts (blepharoplasty), lip lifts, face lifts, repair of earlobes after piercing or gauging, and other cosmetic procedures. He often couples his surgical techniques with the latest in laser and regenerative skincare to optimize your outcomes. 

How do I prepare for dermatologic surgery?

Dr. Soleymani provides detailed preparation instructions depending on the procedure you’re undergoing. 

Taking precautions before surgery can improve your post-procedure outcome and ensure a complication-free recovery period. Dr. Soleymani and his staff will go over a detailed pre-operative evaluation to ensure a smooth and successful day. They will also provide detailed post-operative care for all your post-op needs. 

Call California Dermatology and Mohs Surgery Specialists today or schedule an appointment online to learn more about dermatologic surgery.