About Center for Dermatology

At the Center for Dermatology, Dr. Erik B. Hurst provides experienced, compassionate dermatologic care devoted to helping each patient obtain a better quality of life. Whether you need relief from an uncomfortable and embarrassing skin condition or you want to restore your youthful appearance, he gives you the medical care you need at the Center for Dermatology in Martinsburg, West Virginia, and Hagerstown, Maryland.

The Center for Dermatology is comprehensive dermatologic care practice that offers exceptional treatment for skin conditions ranging from the most common to the most complex. Whether you suffer from psoriasis, eczema, acne, or rosacea, you can count on Dr. Hurst and his team for expert care to alleviate your symptoms and return your skin to its natural, healthy state.

Dr. Hurst has extensive experience screening and treating patients with skin cancer. He’s a trained Mohs surgeon, which means you have access to the most advanced and effective treatment available for skin cancer. Dr. Hurst also safely removes skin tags, cysts, and other non-cancerous lesions.

If you’re searching for cosmetic services to eliminate fine lines and wrinkles or to rejuvenate your skin, the Center for Dermatology team provides a variety of services including Botox, chemical peels, and facial vein treatment.

No matter what type of dermatologic care you need, you’ll find that Dr. Hurst and the team at the Center for Dermatology deliver it with personalized attention. They take time to understand your health and cosmetic needs, determine the best treatment for you, and administer it with the highest quality care. To make an appointment with Dr. Hurst in Martinsburg, West Virginia, or Hagerstown, Maryland, please call or book online.

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Center For Dermatology

At the Center for Dermatology, Dr. Erik B. Hurst provides experienced, compassionate dermatologic care devoted to helping each patient obtain a better quality of life. Whether you need relief from an uncomfortable and embarrassing skin condition or you want to restore your youthful appearance, he gives you the medical care you need at the Center for Dermatology in Martinsburg, West Virginia, and Hagerstown, Maryland.

The Center for Dermatology is comprehensive dermatologic care practice that offers exceptional treatment for skin conditions ranging from the most common to the most complex. Whether you suffer from psoriasis, eczema, acne, or rosacea, you can count on Dr. Hurst and his team for expert care to alleviate your symptoms and return your skin to its natural, healthy state.

Dr. Hurst has extensive experience screening and treating patients with skin cancer. He’s a trained Mohs surgeon, which means you have access to the most advanced and effective treatment available for skin cancer. Dr. Hurst also safely removes skin tags, cysts, and other non-cancerous lesions.

If you’re searching for cosmetic services to eliminate fine lines and wrinkles or to rejuvenate your skin, the Center for Dermatology team provides a variety of services including Botox, chemical peels, and facial vein treatment.

No matter what type of dermatologic care you need, you’ll find that Dr. Hurst and the team at the Center for Dermatology deliver it with personalized attention. They take time to understand your health and cosmetic needs, determine the best treatment for you, and administer it with the highest quality care. To make an appointment with Dr. Hurst in Martinsburg, West Virginia, or Hagerstown, Maryland, please call or book online.


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Provider

Our Nurse Practitioners
  • Dama Vance is a native of West Virginia and was raised in Beckley, WV.   She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from West Virginia University in 1989. After working for 11 years, she desired to be able to do more for her patients and returned to graduate school to become a Nurse Practitioner and earn her Master of Science in Nursing from Shenandoah University in 2002. She was presented with the Dean’s Excellence Award at graduation, which is given to one student who exhibited not only outstanding academic work but who went above and beyond to help other students as well as volunteering whenever needed.

    After graduation she worked in Family Practice/Dermatology full time for one year before taking the leap into academia.  She taught nursing in at Southern WV Community and Technical College Associate Nursing Program in partnership with Eastern WV Community and Technical College as her full-time position while still working part-time in Family Practice/ Dermatology. After 3 years of teaching, she returned to full time clinical practice in Dermatology in Martinsburg and has been happily practicing Dermatology in the Martinsburg area for over 11 years with a total of 16+ years of Dermatology experience.  She has also provided instruction and supervision to nurse practitioner students, medical students, and medical residents. Dama is board certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is licensed in West Virginia.  She lives in Wardensville, West Virginia with her husband.  She has 2 children and 3 grandchildren.

  • Sarah Byrd is a Berkeley Springs native. She attended Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA, where she graduated with Bachelor of Science degrees in both Biology & Kinesiology and Nursing. Prior to graduating, she was inducted into the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. As a registered nurse, she worked at Meritus Medical Center Wound Center and Meritus Medical Center Emergency Department. During her career as a registered nurse, she also cared for patients in the peri-operative setting, assessing and treating patients as they recover from various surgeries. In addition to being a registered nurse, she was a mentor and preceptor to nursing and paramedic students. While continuing to work for Meritus Medical Center, she pursued a career as a Family Nurse Practitioner with Pennsylvania State University, where she was inducted into Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing. Sarah realized her passion in dermatology while completing clinical training in the field with Dr. Hurst and joined our team at the Center for Dermatology in 2016.

What we offer

Full List of Services

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    Moh's Surgery Experts


    Mohs surgery is the most effective treatment for the removal of skin cancers. This method is a tissue sparing procedure that results in significantly less scarring. For more information on this procedure, please view the following video from the American Society for MOHS Surgery.

Most Major Insurance Providers Accepted

Center for Dermatology accepts most major insurance providers. If you do not see your insurance provider listed please call our office. Please bring your insurance card and your Photo ID to your appointment.

Aetna
CareFirst
Cigna
Coventry
HealthSmart
Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield
Medicaid
Medicare
PEIA
Testimonials

Words from our patients

  • Google+

    "Highly recommend the Center for Dermatology. Friendly staff, easily available appointments, and no hassle billing and insurance processing."

    Kelly H.
  • Healthgrades

    "Dr. Hurst is always upbeat and very professional. He always has time to answer questions and he never makes you feel like he is in a hurry."

    Brad J.
  • Healthgrades

    "Can't say enough about Dr Hurst. His entire staff has exceptional patient-customer service. Alway accommodating. They are the best in the Dermatology business."

    Kimberly A.
  • Vitals

    "Dr. Hurst is extremely smart, courteous, and attentive. He is very professional and well-versed in the field of dermatology. His staff is well-trained and personable."

    Verified Patient
  • Google

    "I took my husband to see Dr. Hurst today. He is very easy to talk to and answered all of our questions. I highly recommend this office!!

    Burma M.
  • Google

    "I made an appointment and was able to be seen the next day. The appointment was fast. Dr. Hurst was very nice and professional!"

    Heather I.
  • Google

    "The center is clean. Minimal wait time. I was in and out feeling good about my experience. I would highly recommend Dr. Hurst to my family and friends!"

    Wanda B.
  • Google

    "Dr. Hurst was very kind and patient with myself and my son. The entire staff was gentle and we were in and out in a timely manner. I can't recommend them enough!"

    Jen R.
  • Vitals

    "Thank goodness I went to Dr. Hurst. I had been told by lots of people that he is one of the best dermatologists in the United states - now I know that for myself."

    Verified Patient
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