About Southwest Skin Cancer & Vein Clinic

Southwest Skin Cancer & Vein Clinic is an Austin, Texas based dermatology clinic founded over 30 years ago. Located in South Austin, the clinic provides general and surgical dermatology services with a specialized focus on skin cancer and leg vein disease. The clinic’s mission is to provide exceptional, patient-centered care in a way that one would treat their own family.

The physicians at the practice are Stephen D. Houston, M.D. and Michael S. Graves, M.D.  The practice also has an experienced Dermatology Physician Assistant, Connie Sterritt, PA-C.  The clinic was founded by Dr. Houston and has provided care for Austin and the surrounding areas for over 30 years.

The clinic specializes in comprehensive skin cancer treatment including screening, biopsy, and evaluation of all treatment options, including Mohs micrographic surgery. Additionally, leg vein evaluation and treatment is performed for both cosmetically bothersome leg veins and advanced vein disease which often presents as leg swelling, night cramps, pain, and skin changes.

About Southwest Dermatology & Vein

Southwest Dermatology & Vein has locations in the Buda and Dripping Springs area.

Dermatologist Venessa Peña-Robichaux, MD is based out of the Buda location, serving Kyle, Driftwood and the surrouding areas. Dermatologist Brenda Watkins, MD, MSSW is based out of the Dripping Springs location. Both clinics have a focus on medical dermatology, skin cancer and cosmetics.

Both Dr. Pena and Dr. Watkins are medical and cosmetic dermatologists with expertise in the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions of the skin, hair and nails. Based on their patients’ diagnoses and symptoms they are able to offer a broad array of treatment options in order to tailor a plan that will work best for them.

Both clinics offer thorough skin cancer screenings for their patients. They are able to identify and treat pre-cancerous growths, biopsy suspicious skin lesions and treat most types of skin cancers when they are identified. Dr. Peña and Dr. Watkins offer both surgical and non-surgical treatment options for pre-cancerous growths and skin cancers depending on the patient’s diagnosis.

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