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Our mission is to provide the highest-quality patient care by offering the best in medical and surgical dermatological care. We strive to act with regards to the highest level of professionalism and practice in an environment that is beneficial to patients, providers, and staff.

Achieving the body you want is no small feat. It can take months of consistent hard work with no guarantee that you’ll see the contours you want in your favorite areas. As cosmetic treatments become more and more refined, it’s important to know that you’ve got options when it comes to putting the finishing touches […]

It is normal for your skin to change in tone and texture as you age, but most of us would like to maintain a youthful appearance as long as possible. One of the most significant causes or premature aging is excess sun exposure. Prolonged exposure to the sun without protection puts you at risk for […]

As we move into the summer months, it’s more important than ever to remember your sunscreen. However, it’s crucial to wear SPF year-round, even in northern climates like Fargo, North Dakota! Dr. Ness of Fargo Dermatology has several recommendations for patients looking to develop an SPF routine, but if you’re not convinced yet, here are […]

If you’re looking at your skincare treatment options for glowing, summer skin, then it’s natural to feel a bit overwhelmed. There are plenty of effective skincare treatments that can achieve a healthy glow, but not everyone is looking for the latest in technologies or techniques. Fortunately, microdermabrasion is a tried and true method of achieving […]

Laser hair removal is one of the most popular treatments offered at Fargo Dermatology, because so many people are interested in the time and effort they can save if they no longer have to worry about shaving, waxing, and plucking unwanted hair. If you’re interested in the procedure but not convinced that it’s right for […]

Microneedling is an increasingly popular treatment, due largely to its versatility and effectiveness in treating a wide range of skin concerns. The Fargo Center for Dermatology, lead by dermatologist Dr. Ness, offers microneedling using the SkinPen® system. Here are five of the reasons that SkinPen® may be the right treatment for you. 1. Suitable for […]

Hair loss affects millions of men and women in the United States, and about 1 in 5 Americans experience some type of hair loss. Many people think of male patterned baldness when they think of hair loss, but both males and female can experience hair thinning and losing hair in patches. Individuals that experience hair […]

CoolSculpting is a nonsurgical fat-freezing procedure that is scientifically proven to reduce stubborn pockets of fat. Fargo Center for Dermatology offers CoolSculpting for our patients because it has been proven to reduce fat. To see if you are a good candidate and learn more about the procedure, please call us to set up a complimentary […]

Botox® is consistently one of the most popular non-surgical treatments each year for a good reason. With the right board-certified dermatologist led team, Botox® can be an extremely effective way to reduce the appearance of wrinkles that are formed by regular facial movements. Unfortunately, Botox® has a reputation as being a women’s tool, despite its […]

Hyperhidrosis is another name for excessive sweating. Although everyone sweats, excessive sweating can interfere with your quality of life— if you regularly experience it, you probably spend a lot of time looking for ways to reduce sweat stains, manage odor, or avoid social events entirely. Excessive sweating occurs even when it’s not appropriate to sweat, […]