dr tina alster


The following is an interview with Tina S. Alster, M.D. from NextStepsinDerm.com: SPOTLIGHT ON: TINA S. ALSTER, M.D. What is the mission of your company? At the Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery, our mission is to be top innovators and leaders in the field of cosmetic laser surgery. We are dedicated to delivering effective, […]

Have you had your lemons today?

Have you had your lemons today!

Lemons detoxify, cleanse and have antiviral properties that are strong enough to combat water borne pollutants.  Take a look at the link below to see what other the healthy options the lemon has……….! http://www.care2.com/greenliving/13-healing-powers-of-lemons.html

Don't Be Like Paul PSA Video

Guy’s, Don’t Be Like Paul (PSA Video)

Men often overlook the threat of skin cancer, but ASDS member Terrence Keaney, MD, is doing his part to illuminate the risks with this video. According to the Skin Cancer Foundation, only 30 percent of men in the U.S. have awareness of skin cancer warning signs. Less than half of men indicated knowledge of how […]

Chevy Chase location


“Welcome to the long-awaited launch of W Chevy Chase,” says Dr. Tina Alster. Having established the first freestanding dermatologic laser center in the world – the Washington Institute of Dermatologic Laser Surgery– in 1990, this world-renowned dermatologist and Georgetown resident is now expanding her practice. Please click on the link to read the full article: […]

SkinLaser.com Winter Tips

Winter Tips

By Tina Alster, MD Believe it or not, there are only about six more weeks of Winter, which is the perfect time to start preparing for the skin-baring Spring and Summer months. Of course, everyone’s skin is different, but a rule of thumb (and one worth reiterating) is to be sure to protect your skin […]


WIDLS Chevy Chase Update……………

The project is moving forward with an anticipated opening date of January 5, 2015! We thought you would like to see a preview of the building lobby and W Chevy Chase front door. On the next post, we  will show you inside- so, stay tuned!


W Chevy Chase

We are excited to announce that phase one of the Chevy Chase project has begun! Please check in for weekly updates.  

Lets talk Live with Dr Kazin

Fall Hair Care Tips with Dr. Rebecca Kazin

It’s no secret that colder and dryer weather can wreck havoc on your hair. But, how can you protect your scalp from the itching and flaking? Dermatologist, Dr. Rebecca Kazin was here to explain her fall hair care tips. Watch the video clip here Courtesy of WJLATV


Hair Today, Gone Tomorrow

“You Snooze, You Lose (More Hairs)” Most men will experience hair loss in their lifetime. The key to maintaining your hair is early and proactive treatment. Do not wait until you have significant thinning before seeking treatment. Once you have noticed thinning, over 50% of your hair density is lost. Do not wait; Follow the […]