Dr. Zain Husain, MD

Dr. Zain Husain, MD

Mohs Micrographic Surgery  ·  
Dr. Zain Husain, MD is a mohs micrographic surgery specialist in Washington, DC. He graduated from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School and specializes in mohs micrographic surgery, pediatric dermatology, and more.Read his story

2141 K St NW Ste 307

Washington, DC 20037

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  • Aetna
  • Anthem Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • Cigna
  • Coventry Health Care
  • First Health (Coventry Health Care)
  • Humana
  • MultiPlan

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more than 38% of peers
Skin Cancer
more than 37% of peers
Excision of Skin Lesion
more than 32% of peers

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Dr. Husain's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Husain "Dr. Husain is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Cosmetic Dermatologist. He has completed an intensive training program in skin cancer surgery and advanced facial reconstruction. His professional areas of interest are skin cancer detection and treatment, Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery, general dermatology and cosmetics including Botox, dermal fillers, lasers, and body contouring."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Husain "As a Mohs surgeon, I find immense satisfaction in my ability to cure skin cancer and perform reconstructive surgery, allowing my patients to return to their daily lives. As a cosmetic dermatologist, I combine effective skin care and non-invasive cosmetic procedures to achieve natural, harmonious, and optimal results for my patients- Zain Husain, MD"

4  Specialties

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery
  • Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery
  • Dermatology
  • Pediatric Dermatology

1  Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

23  Conditions Treated

49  Procedures

  • Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
  • Acne Surgery
  • Adjacent Tissue Transfer
  • Biopsy
  • Botox® Injection
  • Chemical Peel
  • CoolSculpting®
  • Dermaplaning
  • Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
  • Destruction of Penile Lesion
  • Destruction of Skin Lesion
  • Dysport Injection
  • Earlobe Repair
  • Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
  • Excision of Skin Cancer
  • Excision of Skin Lesion
  • Excision, Shaving, or Destruction of Skin and Subcutaneous Tissue (incl. Mohs Micrographic Surgery), Tissue Transfer
  • Fraxel Laser Treatment
  • Fraxel Rejuvenation
  • Jessner Peel Treatment
  • Juvéderm Ultra
  • Juvederm Ultra Plus 
  • Juvéderm Volbella
  • Juvéderm® Injection
  • Juvéderm® Ultra Plus XC Injection
  • Juvéderm® Voluma® Injection
  • Keloid Removal Surgery
  • Keloid Treatment
  • Kybella Treatment for Submental Fat
  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Mole Removal
  • Non-Cosmetic Chemodenervation
  • Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection (PRP)
  • Restylane Defyne
  • Restylane Lyft
  • Restylane Refyne
  • Restylane® Injections
  • Sculptra™ Injection
  • Shave Biopsy of Skin Lesion
  • Shaving of Skin Lesion
  • Skin Biopsy
  • Skin Cancer Removal
  • Skin Resurfacing
  • Skin Surgery
  • Skin Tag Removal
  • Vi Peel Treatment 
  • Wart Removal
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0 Sanctions

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0 Board Actions

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  • Rutgers New Jersey Medical School
    Medical School | Graduated
  • Georgetown University Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed
  • Albert Einstein College Of Medicine/Montefiore Medical Center
    Fellowship Hospital | Completed

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Husain has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American College of Mohs Surgery, Member
  • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, Member
  • Washington DC Dermatological Society, Member

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amazing doctor and person. treats all his patients like family. he is the most amazing dermatologist out there, knows how to treat any condition despite being a young physician. i would highly recommend him to any and everybody.
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Dr. Zain Husain is so amazing. I was having so much trouble with my acne. I began trying product after product and nothing helped. So I decided it was time to seek professional help. So I finally made an appointment to the dermatologist. That’s when I met Dr. Husain. He was very helpful and...Read More
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I came in to get a surgical excision with Dr. Husain. He came highly recommended by a colleague of mine. I was amazed and comforted by both his professional and caring demeanor. He was so attentive and did not rush through like most doctors. The procedure was nerve-racking but he went through the...Read More
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There were some breakdowns in communication at the support staff level. However, both Dr. Husain & the Office Manager took the time to call me in order to find out details & specific staff issues I had during & after the appointment. Both were very apologetic and committed to follow up with all...Read More
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I was impressed with the way Dr Husain conducted himself and treated my problems. He is very competent and I felt very comfortable in his presence. I highly recommend him and I am also recommending to my wife that she make an appointment with him.
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