Frequently Asked Questions

WHAT IS A DERMATOLOGIST?

Dermatologists are specialists in the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails. They receive eight years of medical training including four years of medical school, an internship and three years of advanced training in dermatology. These specialists must also pass a series of comprehensive exams given by the American Academy of Dermatology in order to become board-certified.

HELPFUL LINKS

Medical Dermatology

The National Psoriasis Foundation www.npf.org
The American Academy of Dermatology www.aad.org

Cosmetic Dermatology

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