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Dermatology | Male

Care Philosophy

Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out.

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Biography

Dr. Fowler is a nationally known dermatologist, recognized for his work in the field of rosacea, skin allergies and contact dermatitis. He has maintained a busy private practice for almost 30 years in Louisville. He is a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of Louisville and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Occupational Medicine at the University of Kentucky, and is involved in teaching residents and medical students. He has been a past president of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, the Space Dermatology Foundation, and the Kentucky Dermatology Society. He is the president of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group. He is listed in Woodward and White's "Best Doctors in America".Dr. Fowler has been an invited lecturer at many regional, national, and international medical conferences, including the annual conference of the American Academy of Dermatology since 1989. He is the author of over 160 scholarly publications and medical chapters and the co-author of "Fisher's Contact Dermatitis" one of the most used dermatology textbooks. He is the medical director for several annual national conferences including the Caribbean Dermatology Symposium, the Hawaii Dermatology Seminar, and the Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar. Along with Dr. Jackson he is a team dermatologist for University of Louisville athletic teams.Dr. Fowler has served as principal investigator on multiple pharmaceutical research studies. He is a consultant in drug development for multiple dermatologic pharmaceutical companies around the world.Dr. Fowler lives in Louisville with his wife, Lynn. They are partners in Margaux Farm in Midway, KY., which breeds and races thoroughbreds. When not working, he enjoys tennis, music, and travel.

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Dr. Fowler Jr's Performance
  • Trustworthiness
    VERY GOOD
  • Explains condition(s) well
    VERY GOOD
  • Answers Questions
    VERY GOOD
  • Time well spent
    VERY GOOD
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  • Scheduling
    VERY GOOD
  • Office environment
    VERY GOOD
  • Staff friendliness
    EXCELLENT
  • Average wait time
    Under 10 minutes
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Dr. Fowler is a nationally known dermatologist, recognized for his work in the field of rosacea, skin allergies and contact dermatitis. He has maintained a busy private practice for almost 30 years in Louisville. He is a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of Louisville and Assistant Clinical Professor in the Division of Occupational Medicine at the University of Kentucky, and is involved in teaching residents and medical students. He has been a past president of the American Contact Dermatitis Society, the Space Dermatology Foundation, and the Kentucky Dermatology Society. He is the president of the North American Contact Dermatitis Group. He is listed in Woodward and White's "Best Doctors in America".Dr. Fowler has been an invited lecturer at many regional, national, and international medical conferences, including the annual conference of the American Academy of Dermatology since 1989. He is the author of over 160 scholarly publications and medical chapters and the co-author of "Fisher's Contact Dermatitis" one of the most used dermatology textbooks. He is the medical director for several annual national conferences including the Caribbean Dermatology Symposium, the Hawaii Dermatology Seminar, and the Las Vegas Dermatology Seminar. Along with Dr. Jackson he is a team dermatologist for University of Louisville athletic teams.Dr. Fowler has served as principal investigator on multiple pharmaceutical research studies. He is a consultant in drug development for multiple dermatologic pharmaceutical companies around the world.Dr. Fowler lives in Louisville with his wife, Lynn. They are partners in Margaux Farm in Midway, KY., which breeds and races thoroughbreds. When not working, he enjoys tennis, music, and travel.

Dr. Fowler Jr's Care Philosophy

Forefront Dermatology is committed to providing the most innovative, leading-edge and appropriate medical dermatology solutions for healthy and beautiful skin. Whether you're suffering from an unexplained chronic skin condition, are embarrassed by acne or want a thorough skin cancer screening, we help detect problems before they become critical, physically or emotionally, and treat all diseases involving the skin, hair and nails. Our patients come to us with medical problems they can see and feel. We respect their unique reactions to these conditions, and we understand the effect they have on their lives. We address each patient with empathy, and we design personalized treatment recommendations that respect the whole person, inside and out.

Dr. Fowler Jr's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:

  •  Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  •  Specializes in Dermatology
  •  Board certified in Dermatology
  •  Malpractice claims in Kentucky not available
  •  No sanctions found
  •  No board actions found

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    • Healthgrades Honor Roll
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Board Certifications

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  • Dermatology

Conditions Treated

  • Allergic Reaction
  • Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
  • Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis Due to Drugs
  • Itchy Skin
  • Rosacea
  • Seborrheic Dermatitis
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Infections

Education

  • Medical School
    University of Louisville School of Medicine

    Graduated in 1979

  • Internship Hospital
    University of Cincinnati / Main Campus

    Completed in 1980

  • Residency Hospital
    University of Louisville

    Completed in 1984

  • Undergraduate School
    University of Louisville

    Graduated in 1975

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships &
Professional Affiliations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Member
  • American Acne and Rosacea Society, Member
  • American Contact Dermatitis Society, Member
  • American Denmatological Association, Member
  • Dermatologic Therapeutics Association, Member
  • Dermatology Foundation, Member
  • Greater Louisville Medical Society, Member
  • Kentucky Dermatological Association, Member
  • Kentucky Medical Association, Member
  • Space Dermatology Foundation, Member

Specialties

  • Dermatology

Procedures Performed

  • Dermatology Procedure
  • Patch Testing
  • Skin Procedures