Cosmetic Dermatology

The GW Center for Cosmetic and Laser Dermatology is proud to serve as the only academic cosmetic center in Washington, DC serving our nation’s capital and neighboring regions of Maryland and Virginia. We take immense pride in treating our diverse and esteemed community.

We are personally committed to delivering comprehensive care in a supportive and comfortable environment. Our purpose is to deliver the science and state of the art care to keep you looking and feeling confident and beautiful, inside and out. We specialize in cosmetic dermatology and laser surgery, while promoting long standing skin health with our medical dermatology services. Our qualified staff is dedicated to meeting your needs, providing a positive experience, and listening to any comments or questions you have as we together seek your optimal results.


  • Injectables: Bellafill®, Botox®, Dysport®, Juvéderm®, Radiesse®, Restylane® family of fillers, Sculptra®
  • Lasers and devices: Lutronic Clarity II, Candela Vbeam® Perfecta, Candela Smoothbeam, Fractional Non-Ablative Lasers, Lumenis M22 Intense Pulsed Light, Candela PicoWay®, Lutronic Genius®
  • Body contouring and fat reduction: CoolSculpting®, Kybella®
  • Dermatology
  • Skincare
  • Aesthetics: Chemical peels, microdermabrasion

For more info, Visit the GW Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology

Latest News

September 15, 2022

Stork bites and angel’s kiss sound poetic, but they actually describe vascular birthmarks, skin changes that commonly appear at or shortly after birth. These marks may change over time, so it’s important to get a dermatologist’s opinion from day one.

August 30, 2022

Pooja Sodha, MD, director of the Center for Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology at the George Washington University (GW) Medical Faculty Associates and assistant professor of dermatology at the GW School of Medicine and Health Sciences, answers our questions on how acne forms and the ways to treat it…