Healthy skin is essential for maintaining a healthy appearance. Whether you have sun damage, rosacea, acne, or psoriasis, it can affect how you feel about yourself and how others react to you. Our providers specialize in the diagnosis and treatment general dermatological problems and pride themselves on performing thorough full body skin examinations. Have you had your skin checked?Learn more
Our physicians are fellowship-trained in Mohs Micrographic Surgery- a very precise, highly detailed method to remove skin cancer. Mohs surgery offers the highest potential for a cure while minimizing the cosmetic impact of treatment. Now performing Mohs surgery in our Naples, Bonita Springs – Estero & Fort Myers locations.Learn more
Whether you want to step up your at-home skin care routine or explore the world of cosmetic dermatology, The Woodruff Institute for Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery can help you to achieve your aesthetic goals. Some of the cosmetic treatments we offer include: Belotero, Botox, Dysport, Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse, Sculptra, Volbella, Voluma & the new FDA-aproved Kybella for double-chin.Learn more
We offer many types of Laser treatments: From IPL & Pixel lasers for facial rejuvenation and brown spots, to laser hair removal, to JuVaShape & TruSculpt for body contouring & skin tightening, to XTRAC laser for psoriasis, and Photodynamic Therapy “a.k.a. Blue Light” for the treatment of sun damage. Ask us which laser treatment is right for you!Learn more
We use breakthrough medical technologies, and offer revolutionary cosmetic procedures to firm, tighten and sculpt your body the way you want it. All of our innovative treatments are surgery-free, completely safe and approved. The proven results are amazing and long-lasting.Learn more
We offer a full line of medical grade skin care products, as well as quality aesthetic services to meet your skin care needs. From deep cleansing facials, to chemical peels, to microdermabrasion, to microneedling- our aestheticians can help determine which service is best for your skin type and needs. Call for your complimentary consult today!Learn more
Since 2004, The Woodruff Institute for Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery has offered Southwest Florida patients the region’s highest quality, state-of-the-art dermatologic care. Dedicated to providing personalized, quality care in an elegant environment, The Woodruff Institute looks forward to caring for your dermatologic and aesthetic concerns.
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I work with patients and this is my first time here. Fantastic and helpful staff from the moment I walked in. Very professional doctor (Dr. Pontasch). Very calm and precise. I had all my needs met and did not feel rushed.C.M.
First-time visit and now a lifelong patient. Kind, quick, informative PA who treated my sister and me. Noticed potential skin cancer and biopsied it. Beautifully appointed offices, clean and cognizant of COVID procedures. Recommend highly.G.G.
“Great place & the people working there are wonderful. Happy to recommend it to my family & friends.”N.K.
“My husband and I go to The Woodruff Institute for all our dermatology needs. They catch problem skin issues long before they become major problems. All the staff here are wonderful. Sofia is the best physician assistant. We would not think of trusting anyone else with our dermatology health. We drive all the way here from Cape Coral, FL. to the Bonita/Naples offices.”D.S. & M.S.
“From my first phone call to your office to today’s visit, it was a great experience. The ladies that answered your phone each time were very calm and patient. Check-in was a breeze. Thank you and see you next year!”N.A.R.