A dermatologist specializes in the medical and surgical care of the skin, hair and nails for people of all ages. A dermatologist diagnoses and treats many diseases, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, nail infections, hair loss, and skin cancer. Dermatologists may also perform cosmetic procedures to improve the appearance of the skin.
A dermatologist typically:
Dermatologists may also be known as a skin doctor, skin specialist, or skin cancer doctor.
There are 259 specialists practicing Dermatology in Louisiana with an overall average rating of 4.3 stars. There are 54 hospitals in Louisiana with affiliated Dermatology specialists, including Ochsner Medical Center, Our Lady Of The Lake Regional Medical Center and East Jefferson General Hospital.