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Dr. Joel Schlessinger, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Omaha, NE. He is 57 years old and has been practicing for 30 years.Read his story
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Dr. Schlessinger's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Schlessinger "Dr. Joel Schlessinger has devoted his life to dermatology and skin health. As the only physician in Nebraska who is board certified in dermatology, general cosmetic surgery and pediatrics, Dr. Schlessinger has more than 20 years of experience treating a wide variety of skin conditions. Along with his dermatology and cosmetic surgery practice, Dr. Schlessinger is also the founder of the Advanced Skin Research Center, a clinical research facility that investigates new medications and treatments for a wide range of skin conditions and cosmetic procedures. Dr. Schlessinger is also the past president of the Nebraska Dermatology Society, the President Emeritus of the American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery, and the founder of the Cosmetic Surgery Forum, which is held annually in Las Vegas, Nevada."
This content was provided by Dr. Schlessinger "When you visit Dr. Schlessinger, you will be in the best hands for one of your most important assets - your appearance! Dr. Schlessinger's expertise has won him the Best Cosmetic Surgeon award in Omaha for more than 15 years. In addition, he has won the metro's Best Dermatologist award since it began. Dr. Schlessinger can provide unique, cutting-edge solutions for all your skin care needs because you deserve the best when it comes to your appearance."
Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
Accredited by: American Board of Pediatrics*
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Eczema and Contact Dermatitis Due to Cosmetics
Fungal Nail Infection
Herpes Simplex Infection
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Abscess or Cyst Drainage or Aspiration
Abscess or Fluid Incision and Drainage
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Cyst
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Shaving of Skin Lesion
Skin Tag Removal
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No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.
0 Board Actions
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University of Rhode Island
Undergraduate School | Graduated 1983
Medical School | Graduated 1985
Medical School | Graduated
University Al Chldns Hospital
Internship Hospital | Completed 1986
University of Alabama- Pediatrics
Residency Hospital | Completed 1988
Washington University Barnes Hospital
Residency Hospital | Completed 1992
Awards & Recognition
Awards & Honors
Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications
Dr. Schlessinger has no media or publications listed.
Memberships & Professional Affiliations
American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology and Aesthetic Surgery, President