Best San Antonio Dermatologists



55 doctors found for 'Dermatologist in San Antonio, Texas and surrounding areas.

1
Charles Thurston
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78205
210-222-0376
0.0
 mi.
2
Christy Shaffer Rainey, M.D.
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78205
(210) 222-0376
0.0
 mi.
3
Vincent Angeloni
Dermatologist
Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234
210-916-7649
3.6
 mi.
4
Jeffrey Mawhinney
Dermatologist
Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234
210-916-7649
3.6
 mi.
5
Lester Libow
Dermatologist
Fort Sam Houston, Texas 78234
210-916-7649
3.6
 mi.
6
Elizabeth Loudon
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78229
210-615-9494
7.9
 mi.
7
Robert O'Chs
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78229
210-575-0200
7.9
 mi.
8
Ronald Ressmann
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78217
210-654-6921
9.2
 mi.
9
Bobby Limmer
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78232
210-496-9929
11.2
 mi.
10
Liz Shepard
Dermatologist
San Antonio, Texas 78258
210-490-4661
16.1
 mi.
1- 10 of 55 Dermatologist in San Antonio, Texas





Dermatology Information:

Dermatology is the study of skin and its diseases. A dermatologist helps with the diagnosis and treatment of skin diseases, and sometimes helps with cosmetic problems involving the skin, scalp, hair and hails.

Common skin conditions include rashes, eczema, psoriasis, while severe conditions include cancers such as melanoma or basal cell cancer. sub-specialties include cosmetic dermatology, dermatopathology, immunodermatology, Mohs surgery, pediatric dermatology, and teledermatology.

Dermatologist Frequently Asked Questions


What Conditions does a Dermatologist Treat?

A dermatologist may treat a wide range of conditions including acne, psoriasis, rosacea, skin cancer, wrinkles, sun spots, warts, rashes, pigmentation problems, bacterial or fungal infections of the skin and nails, spider and varicose veins, sun damage, and more. Whether you have a condition that is aggravating or inflaming your skin, a skin condition caused by an allergy, acne, or other serious conditions like cancer, you should seek a good dermatologist near you.

What Procedures do Dermatologists Perform?

Depending on the diagnosis, a dermatologist may perform a shave biopsy, punch biopsy, blister grafting, grenz rays, UVB phototherapy, PUVA phototherapy, electrodesiccation and curettage, intralesional injections, cryosurgery (cryotherapy), acne surgery, chemical peels, eyelid surgery, dermabrasion, laser hair removal, tattoo removal, lip augmentation, neck liposuction, hair removal, hair transplantation, tumescent liposuction, topical therapies, blepharoplasty, botulinum toxin (Botox) injections, sclerotherapy, Mohs' micrographic surgery, skin cancer surgery, and minimally-invasive facelift surgery (S-lift).

When Should I See a Dermatologist?

It is recommended that you see a dermatologist in the following scenarios. If you notice a change in the size, shape, or color of any moles on your body. If a cut seems like it should've healed but has yet to improve, it could be an indication of something more serious. If you're not seeing any improvement with a rash or psoriasis after using over-the-counter (OTC) medications. If your acne has become worse or has begun scarring and changing the texture of your skin. If you have acne, atopic dermatitis, rosacea, pemphigus, porphyria, cutaneous lupus, or skin cancer you should consult with a dermatologist.

What Should I Consider When Choosing a Dermatologist?

When selecting a local dermatologist, here are a few questions to ask:

  • Does your office accept my insurance?
  • Are you Board Certified?
  • Do you use electronic medical records?
  • If I notice a problem, how quickly can I get an appointment?
  • Do you offer evening or weekend hours?
  • Will I be seeing you or an assistant when I visit?
  • Does the doctor specialize in any specific area?
  • How many times have you performed this specific procedure?
  • Do you have patient references available?
  • How often should I be evaluated for skin cancer?
  • What can I do to improve the appearance of my skin?

Finding a Dermatologist

Start your search right here on ThirdAge.com. Find local dermatologists near you, read reviews from other users, view ratings, or compare other important information. You can also ask friends, colleagues, or other people you know for a recommendation. You may also call your state's board to see if the dermatologist is certified or has any complaints against them.