Skin Biopsies

Skin biopsies are performed by Clayton Dermatology Group in order to properly identify and diagnose a variety of skin conditions.

A skin biopsy removes a small sample of skin determine if tissue is cancerous, a rash, an infection or another condition. Depending on the area in question, your doctor may choose from a variety of biopsy methods. The tissue removed by your doctor is processed and examined by a pathologist under a microscope to determine any abnormality. Results may take one to two weeks to process fully.
Rest assured that Clayton Dermatology Group will advise you of the best course of action based on the results of the biopsy.