Physicians & Staff
Cylburn E. Soden, Sr., MD
Dr. Soden is a Board Certified Dermatologist practicing in Laurel Maryland (MD). He graduated from Morgan State University in Baltimore Maryland in1968. He attained his medical degree from the University of Maryland School of Medicine. He completed residences in both Pediatrics and Dermatology at the Walter Reed Medical Center in Washington D.C. He served over twenty years in the US Army working as a pediatrician, dermatologist and hospital commander and is a retired Army Colonel. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
Dr. Soden has been in practice for over 25 years treating patients with general dermatologic problems and performing cosmetic procedures. Some procedures and treatments performed in the office are laser hair removal, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, dermabrasion, intense pulse light (IPL) therapy for sun damaged skin, skin fillers (Collagen, Restylane®, Perlane and JUVÉDERM™ ), BOTOX® Cosmetic, Portrait Plasma by Rhytec for skin rejuvenation and light therapy with narrow band UVB and PUVA (eczema, psoriasis, vitiligo, lymphoma). His other areas of dermatology interest are shaving problems, skin discoloration and scalp hair disorders. Dr. Soden’s dermatology practice includes a multi-national population that treats all skin color types.
Dr. Soden is devoted to providing exceptional patient care to all of his patients and had made it his life’s passion to help you look and feel your best.
Cylburn E. Soden, Jr., MD, MA
Cylburn E. Soden, Jr., M.D., M.A. is a board-certified dermatologist and a fellowship-trained Mohs micrographic surgeon. He is an expert in cosmetic dermatology as well as in the management of complex skin cancers of the face and their subsequent reconstruction.
Dr. Soden, Jr. is a Maryland native. He received his undergraduate degree in Biochemistry from the University of Maryland Baltimore County, where he graduated with honors and was elected to the Phi Beta Kappa National Honor Society. He obtained his medical degree from the prestigious Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and returned to the University of Maryland Medical Center to complete his internal medicine internship.
Subsequently, Dr. Soden, Jr. completed his Dermatology residency at the University of California Irvine. During his training, he had the privilege of learning under the celebrated ethnic skin care specialist Dr. Paul Kelly and renowned cosmetic, laser and Mohs surgeon Dr. Christopher Zachary.
Following his residency, Dr. Soden, Jr. served as a practicing Dermatologist in the United States Army at Ft. Bragg, North Carolina. During his final years in the US Armed Forced he proudly served as a general medical officer in Iraq as part of Operation Iraqi Freedom. He attained the rank of Major before exiting the military in the summer of 2010.
More recently, Dr. Soden, Jr. completed an intensive American College of Mohs Surgery fellowship in Macon, Georgia. During his training he performed nearly 2000 complex Mohs surgical and reconstruction cases. With his broad experience, Dr. Soden, Jr. is a valuable resource not only to general practitioners but also to other Dermatologists and Surgeons who currently treat skin cancer for his ability to assist in the management of large or high-risk tumors, recurrent skin cancers and complications.
Dr. Soden, Jr. prides himself in staying at the cutting edge of technology in dermatology strives to provide the highest level of care to all of his patients.
Kinosha M. Soden, LME, BS
Kinosha is a Licensed Medical Esthetician and Lash Extension Specialist with over 12 years in the health and wellness field. She completed her Bachelor of Science degrees in both Biology and Business in 2000 at the University of Missouri-St. Louis, and continued on to begin her graduate studies in Biomedical Analytics at Washington University-St. Louis, MO. She most recently graduated from Dermal Science International in Virginia and received licenses in Maryland, Virginia and the District of Columbia.
Before making her home here in Maryland, Kinosha was heavily vested in the education and health of her community in St. Louis, MO, holding positions as a faculty member in Health Studies at St. Louis Community College-Forest Park, Director of Partnerships for ARCHS (Area Research for Community and Human Services), St. Louis Public Schools Advisory Board Member and she spent numerous years as a member of the NFL St. Louis RAMS Cheerleaders (1998-2007).
As a creator and overseer of K-12 math and science curriculums and activities Kinosha was insistent on the continued education and progress of St. Louis’ youth; as a Medical Esthetician she has transferred her skills and passions for educating and bettering the lives of others though advanced skin care techniques and education. We are proud to welcome Kinosha to our staff and welcome you to experience the therapeutic beauty treatments and services here at Soderma Dermatology.
Virginia Soden, RN, MS
Virginia Soden is a native of Wilmington, NC. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree from North Carolina A&T State University and a Master of Science in Nursing from the University of Maryland. She served for over twenty years in the United States Army Nurse Corps before retiring with the rank of LTC. During the course of her military career she held various leadership positions in infectious disease control and research, orthopedics, general medicine as well community health nursing and nursing recruitment. Upon retiring from the military, Virginia was a Clinical Nurse Supervisor in a large home health corporation and was a nursing instructor at Bowie State University. Since 1992 she has served as Practice Manager and Clinical Research Coordinator with her husband, Dr. Cylburn E. Soden Sr. Her particular area of dermatologic interest is scarring hair loss in women. She holds membership in the American Dermatology Nursing Association and participates in several community organizations. Virginia has been dedicated to providing exceptional patient care throughout her career and is committed to helping all patients at Soderma General, Surgical & Cosmetic dermatology have a wonderful experience.