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Dr. Lindasusan Marcus, MD

Dermatologist

Dr. Lindasusan Marcus is a dermatologist practicing in Wyckoff, NJ. Dr. Marcus specializes in skin care. Dermatologists evaluate and manage both common and uncommon skin conditions. These conditions include acne, psoriasis, warts, skin infections, atopic dermatitis, herpes simplex and more. Dermatologists are also experts in more complex skin diseases like impetigo, hidradenitis and milaria. Dr. Marcus diagnoses skin problems and develops unique treatments plans for each individual patient.
Dr. Lindasusan Marcus, MD
  • Wyckoff, NJ
  • State University of New York Downstate College of Medicine
  • Accepting new patients

Is there a cure for darker pigmentation around my elbows and neck?

Has to be seen; cannot cure, but can make it look better with topical treatments in some cases. It is chronic.

My daughter has a blister that looks like an ant bite. Should I get it checked?

We don't go running to the doctor every minute, but if they do not look like they are resolving and it has been 10-14 days and it bothers her, go to a dermatologist...always reassuring. READ MORE
We don't go running to the doctor every minute, but if they do not look like they are resolving and it has been 10-14 days and it bothers her, go to a dermatologist...always reassuring.

How do I treat ringworm?

Go to a board certified dermatologist and get a real diagnosis and real treatment!

How long does it take to get cured of Lichen planus?

LP can fade, but it can come and go. If you get LP, you can get it again. Treat on and off.

What can I do for warts on my back?

These may not be warts but seborrheic keratoses. These are benign growths that can be removed by various means. You have to see a board certified dermatologist to diagnose and READ MORE
These may not be warts but seborrheic keratoses. These are benign growths that can be removed by various means. You have to see a board certified dermatologist to diagnose and treat these.

How successful are laser hair removal procedures?

We speak of Laser Hair reduction. It depends upon how dark the hair and how many treatments and what type of laser used. It can be very successful when done right. It does not READ MORE
We speak of Laser Hair reduction. It depends upon how dark the hair and how many treatments and what type of laser used. It can be very successful when done right. It does not really hurt but if you are sensitive, a topical anesthetic cream can be used. See a board certified dermatologist.

How do I know what is the right SPF for me?

The minimum SPF used in 30; must cover UVA/UVB and applied 20 minutes prior to exposure and reapplied every 2-hrs. The higher the SPF, the better!

Can tanning cause any skin concerns?

Tanning is BAD! No tan is a good tan; You are cooking your skin. It leads to skin cancer, the most common type of cancer and can make you old and wrinkly.

How should you treat psoriasis?

I don't know what your doctor recommended, but go to a good board certified dermatologist. There are wonderful things on the market. Watch the DTC ads, but speak to a dermatologist READ MORE
I don't know what your doctor recommended, but go to a good board certified dermatologist. There are wonderful things on the market. Watch the DTC ads, but speak to a dermatologist who can explain topical, oral, and biologics to your father.