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I have a sebaceous cyst on top of my head. Where can I go to get it removed and how much will it cost? Would insurance cover it?

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Scalp cysts are easily removed .

Cysts on the scalp are usually pilar cysts and your derm surgeon can remove them easily and almost painlessly and yes insurance does cover them. cost is roughly $250-350. Sincerely,

David Hansen,MD

Beverly Hills Dermatologic Surgeon
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Cyst scalp

You can see your plastic surgeon if you want the cyst removed. This is done in the office under local anesthesia.

Samir Shureih MD

Samir Shureih, MD
Baltimore Plastic Surgeon
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