Dermatologist Specialist

Alaska Dermatology, Laser & Skin Cancer Center

Michael Cusack, MD

Clinical Dermatology located in Anchorage, AK

If you’re one of the 50 million people in the United States who suffer from chronic acne, or you have concerns about moles and other skin abnormalities, it may be the right time to schedule a visit with an experienced dermatologist. At Alaska Dermatology, Laser & Skin Cancer Center in Anchorage, Alaska, Dr. Michael Cusack is an experienced dermatologist offering a variety of advanced skin care technologies and techniques, including the latest aesthetic services like LATISSE®, and comprehensive cancer diagnostics and treatment. Schedule an appointment online or by phone to learn more about available services.

Dermatologist Q & A

What is a dermatologist?

A dermatologist is a physician who is skilled in treating conditions and disorders affecting skin, hair, and nails in both adults and children.

Dr. Cusack is a highly trained dermatologist who diagnoses and treats both acute and chronic skin conditions, with a focus on protecting your skin's health. He also provides various services, such as microdermabrasion and dermal fillers, to enhance the appearance of your skin.

What conditions does a dermatologist treat?

Dr. Cusack treats a variety of skin conditions including:

  • Warts
  • Rosacea
  • Psoriasis
  • Eczema
  • Allergies
  • Infectious disease
  • Acne and acne scars
  • Age-related skin imperfections

Dr. Cusack can also diagnose and treat benign and malignant skin cancers, including skin biopsies and removal of cancerous skin.

Why do I need to see a dermatologist?

As part of your overall healthcare plan, you should visit Dr. Cusack annually for routine skin checks. He can evaluate moles and other skin irregularities to detect early signs of skin cancer and other skin disorders and disease.

With early detection, Dr. Cusack can create a treatment plan to treat your condition successfully and prevent additional complications.

Routine appointments also allow Dr. Cusack to monitor changes in your skin as the result of sun exposure, genetics, and the natural aging process.

Which services do dermatologists offer?

Dr. Cusack offers a wide range of innovative diagnostic and treatment options to ensure you receive the best care possible.

Depending on your condition, Dr. Cusack can offer treatments like:

  • Skin biopsies
  • Laser therapy
  • Allergy treatments
  • Prescription medications
  • Skin tag and mole removal

Dr. Cusack provides comprehensive examinations of your skin, hair, and nails and offers resources to help you improve their condition and overall health. Resources may include dietary and nutritional counseling and lifestyle changes to prevent outbreaks of conditions like acne and rosacea.

You may also benefit from Dr. Cusack’s guidance in your skin care routine to prevent skin damage, cancers, and scars.

To learn more about the available services and ensure the health of your hair, skin, and nails, schedule a consultation with Dr. Cusack online or by calling the office.