Medical Dermatology



Dermatology Associates offers the full spectrum of general medical dermatology, surgical dermatology and cosmetic dermatology services in a professional, friendly and comfortable environment. Dermatology Associates was founded in 2002 by Monica Bedi, MD under the main premise of treating all patients as she would her family. She still feels this is the cornerstone of care and expects this from her entire team. We treat every patients conditions on an individualized basis and offer you the most advanced treatment options. We make YOU the center of your treatment plan in order to ensure the best outcomes.

Our goal is to help you achieve and maintain healthy, beautiful skin, hair and nails, and control factors that contribute to premature aging and skin damage.

If you’re in need of a dermatologist to treat a concerning growth, skin cancer, acne, a pigmentation disorder, melanoma, or any other condition or disease that affects the skin, your source for comprehensive medical services in Sarasota, Florida and surrounding areas, is Dermatology Associates.

Our team of board-certified dermatologists specializes in diseases of the skin, hair, and nails and is highly experienced in diagnosing and treating a wide array of dermatological conditions. Our expertise allows us to provide treatment for all patients, even those with complex disorders who have not been able to find relief elsewhere.

Whether you’re dealing with dermatitis, shingles, hair loss, or psoriasis, Dermatology Associates can help you understand what it is and what your treatment options are. We take a personal approach to medical skin care, helping our patients feel at ease and treating them as we would our own family members. When you make an appointment with us, we’ll discuss and treat as many conditions as possible in a single visit to maximize your time. We also offer same-day appointments, so you can receive prompt attention for any of your concerns. As a large practice with a small office feel, we provide compassionate, cutting-edge, and comprehensive care for the whole family.

Medical  Dermatology

Medical Dermatology conditions that we diagnose and treat include, but are not limited to:
  • Skin Cancer Screenings
  • Atypical moles, skin cancer screening and treatment including skin cancer surgery and Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and melanoma screening
  • Skin Cancer/Benign Growths: skin tags, precancerous skin growths, lumps, bumps, and keloids
  • Psoriasis/Rashes: including itching, redness, rashes, rosacea, eczema
  • Acne/Rosacea: Adolescent and adult acne
  • Skin Infections and cysts
  • Disorders of Pigmentation & Discoloration
  • Dry skin, scaly skin, sweaty palms/feet and underarms, contact dermatitis
  • Poison ivy, bed bugs, and skin allergies
  • Hair and scalp problems including alopecia (hair loss), and dandruff
  • Scleroderma, cutaneous autoimmune disorders, morphea, and cutaneous lupus
  • Skin ulcers and systemic diseases that produce changes in the skin
  • Disease of Hair and Nails
  • Difficult to treat rashes and skin conditions
  • Biologic treatment of atopic dermatitis and psoriasis
  • Photodynamic Therapy with Ameluz and Levulan
  • Xtract laser treatment

Surgical Dermatology

  • Surgical removal of Skin Cancers
  • Surgical removal of Cysts and Lipomas
  • Removal of benign growths
  • Cryotherapy
  • Electrodessication and Curettage
  • Intralesional Fluorouracil
  • Intralesional Methotrexate
  • Incision and Drainage
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Mohs Surgery

Cosmetic Dermatology

Services that we offer include but are not limited to:

  • Botox® Cosmetic and other neurotoxins for treatment of wrinkles from facial movement
  • Dermal fillers such as Juvederm, Voluma, Radiesse, Volux for restoring facial volume and correction of wrinkles
  • Medical Grade Skin care designed by Dr Bedi
  • Medical Grade Facials, Hydrafacials, Salt Facials and Chemical peels for deep cleansing, exfoliation, acne treatment, and to improve skin tone and texture
  • Micro-needling to refine and rejuvenate the skin
  • Intense Pulse Light(IPL) photorejuvenation to treat skin imperfections like age spots, sun spots, sun damage, and hyperpigmentation
  • Laser Skin rejuvenation with Icon non ablative laser and Tetra Cool Peel CO2 lasers to reduce skin imperfections like acne scaring, age spots, sun spots, skin discoloration, stretch marks, lines and wrinkles, pore size and provide skin tightening
  • Sculpsure fat sculpting
  • Natural rejuvenation with platelet rich plasma(PRP), platelet rich fibrin(PRF), EZ gel natural filler
  • Plasma Pen Fibroblast wrinkle reduction
  • Laser Hair Removal and Electrolysis