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Find a dermatologist

Understanding the expertise that dermatologists offer their patients can help you make informed decisions and find a dermatologist who is right for you.

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Find a dermatologist

When you need a dermatologist, check out the Find a Dermatologist tool. You can use it help you narrow your search by location and the type of expertise you want.

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Why choose a board-certified dermatologist?

When it comes to treating the skin, plenty of people say they have expertise. Only a board-certified dermatologist has these credentials.

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What is an FAAD?

Find out what these letters stand for and why you want to choose an FAAD dermatologist.

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What is a dermatologist?

It takes years of schooling to develop the expertise that only a dermatologist has. Find out why you’re in good hands when you see a dermatologist.

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How to select a dermatologist

You have choices when it comes to your health care. Here’s how to choose the dermatologist who aligns with your needs.

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Is it safe to see a dermatologist now?

You can get medical care for conditions other than coronavirus. Here's what dermatologists are doing to keep you safe.

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Telemedicine connects patients with dermatologists

If you need to see a dermatologist, you may be able to get the care you need from a telemedicine appointment. Here’s what you need to know.

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How to get prior authorization for medical care

Your health insurance provider may require you to get prior authorization before you fill a prescription or get other medical care. Learn what steps you'll need to take.

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Dermatologists team up to improve patient care

Learn how board-certified dermatologists have helped patients with serious skin disease and collaborated with other doctors to enhance patient care.