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F091 - Medical and Surgical Management of Nail Disorders

Sunday, February 18; 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Diagnose and develop a strategy for management of medical and surgical nail problems as illustrated by nail expert's cases
  • Recognize a variety of common and uncommon nail conditions through case-based examples, and apply principles of nail diagnosis and treatment to patients with nail diseases in your own practice
  • Identify commonalities in nail disorders in order to develop and utilize the skills illustrated in cases presented by the world's nail experts.


International nail experts will present their best medical and surgical nail cases that are sure to wow the audience. This fast-paced program of diagnosis and management of an array of nail problems will provide valuable tips, pearls, procedures, and potential pitfalls to help you care for patients with nail diseases in your practice.


  • Adigun, Chris, MD: Celgene Corporation – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Cipher Pharmaceuticals – A(H); Ortho Dermatologics – SP(H); Sandoz, a Novartis company – A(H); Sciton Inc. – SP(H); YouVeeShield – C(SO);
  • Baran, Robert L., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Bellet, Jane S., MD: Merck & Co., Inc. – SH(NC); Pfizer Inc. – A(H);
  • Hinshaw, Molly A., MD: Accure Medical, LLC – F(ST);
  • Holzberg, Mark J., MD: Wiley-Blackwell – O(IP);
  • Lipner, Shari, MD, PhD: Bako Diagnostics – C(H); MOE Medical Devices LLC – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Lo Sicco, Kristen Irene, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Rich, Phoebe, MD: AbbVie – I(Grants/Research Funding); Allergan, Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding); Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Boehringer Ingelheim – I(Grants/Research Funding); Cassiopea SpA – I(Grants/Research Funding); Dermira – I(Grants/Research Funding); DUSA Pharmaceuticals, Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding); Eli Lilly and Company – I(Grants/Research Funding); Foamix – I(Grants/Research Funding); Galderma Laboratories, L.P. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Janssen-Ortho Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Kadmon Corporation, LLC – I(Grants/Research Funding); LEO Laboratories Ltd (LEO Pharma) – I(Grants/Research Funding); Merck & Co., Inc – I(Grants/Research Funding); Moberg Derma – I(Grants/Research Funding); Novartis Pharmaceuticals Corp. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Pfizer Inc. – I(Grants/Research Funding); Ranbaxy Laboratories Limited – I(Grants/Research Funding); Sandoz, a Novartis company – I(Grants/Research Funding); Valeant Pharmaceuticals International – I(Grants/Research Funding); Viomet – I(Grants/Research Funding);
  • Rigopoulos, Dimitris, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Scher, Richard K., MD: MOE Medical Devices LLC – C(H);
  • Shemer, Avner, MD: AbbVie – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees); AMI Technologies – C(Fees); Ex-It Medical Devices Limited – C(Fees); Janssen Biotech – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees); NeoPharm Israel – C(Fees); Novartis – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees); Perrigo Company – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees); Pfizer Inc. – Speaker/Faculty Education(Fees);
  • Thompson, Curtis T., MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Tosti, Antonella, MD: Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. – A(H); Anacor Pharmaceuticals, Inc. – A(H); DS Laboratories – C(Fees); Fotofinder – C(EQ); Incyte Corporation – C(H); Kurt Wolff GmbH & Co. KG – A(H); Kythera – A(H); Meiji Seika Pharma Co., Ltd – A(H); MSD – SP(H); Novartis – A(H); PharmaDerm – Speaker/Faculty Education(H); Pierre Fabre Dermatologie – C(H); Polichem SA – A(H); Procter & Gamble Company – A(H); Springer Science & Business Media – O(IP); Taylor & Francis – O(IP); topica – C(Fees); Valeant Pharmaceuticals International – C(Fees); Viamet Pharmaceuticals, Inc – A(H);
Sunday, February 18
1:00 PM
Dr. Bellet / Interesting nail cases from North Carolina
1:09 PM
Dr. Tosti / Interesting nail cases from Miami
1:18 PM
Dr. Shemer / Interesting nail cases from Israel
1:27 PM
Dr. Lipner / Interesting nail cases from New York
1:36 PM
Dr. Scher / Interesting nail cases from New York
1:45 PM
Dr. Rigopoulos / Interesting nail cases from Athens
1:54 PM
Dr. Hinshaw / Interesting nail cases from Wisconsin
2:03 PM
Dr. Thompson / Interesting nail cases from Portland
2:12 PM
Dr. Adigun / Interesting nail cases from North Carolina
2:21 PM
Dr. Lo Sicco / Interesting nail cases from New York
2:30 PM
Dr. Holzberg / Interesting nail cases from Georgia
2:39 PM
Dr. Baran / Interesting nail cases from France
Event Details
  • Date
    Sunday, February 18
  • Time
    1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
  • Location
    Room 7B
  • CME Credits
  • Type
  • Phoebe Rich, MD, FAAD
  • Antonella Tosti, MD - Handout
  • Avner Shemer, MD - Handout
  • Chris Adigun, MD, FAAD
  • Curtis T. Thompson, MD
  • Dimitris Rigopoulos, MD
  • Jane S. Bellet, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Kristen Irene Lo Sicco, MD, FAAD
  • Mark J. Holzberg, MD, FAAD
  • Molly A. Hinshaw, MD, FAAD - Handout
  • Richard K. Scher, MD, FAAD
  • Robert L. Baran, MD
  • Shari Lipner, MD, PhD, FAAD