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Dr. Housel's bio
This content was provided by Dr. Housel "Dr. Housel is a Board Certified Dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic and Reconstructive Surgeon. Dr. Joseph Housel grew up the youngest of six children in Rochester, NY. He began his studies at Binghamton University where he received his degree in psychology. After graduating from Binghamton University Dr. Housel worked at the University of Rochester, where he met his wife Kimberly, a native of Syracuse. Dr. Housel went on to attend the University of Buffalo Medical School, graduating with the highest honors, Summa Cum Laude. He was inducted into the Medical Honor Society, Alpha Omega Alpha. During this time he also received his Masters in Business Administration, graduating with honors, and was inducted into the Business Honor Society, Phi Beta Kappa. Following medical school, Dr. Housel completed his internship at the University of Rochester. He subsequently returned to Buffalo where he completed a clinical and research fellowship in cutaneous oncology and photodynamic therapy at Roswell Park Cancer Institute. Dr. Housel continued on with specialty training in dermatology at the University of Buffalo. He was selected as chief resident during his final year. Following this, Dr. Housel was chosen for a prestigious Mohs Micrographic and Reconstructive fellowship at Roswell Park Cancer Institute under the direction of Dr Nathalie Zeitouni. During his career, Dr. Housel has authored many journal articles as well as textbook chapters. Outside of work, Dr. Housel and his wife have many interests and are very busy with their four young children. They enjoy running, biking, snowboarding, hiking, and spending quality time with family."
This content was provided by Dr. Housel "Welcome to Housel Dermatology. At Housel Dermatology, we are dedicated to providing patients with excellent service for a full spectrum of skin care needs while specializing in the surgical treatment of skin cancer."
Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Candidiasis of Skin and Nails
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Fungal Nail Infection
Granuloma of Skin
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
Poison Ivy, Poison Oak, or Poison Sumac Poisoning
Squamous Cell Carcinoma
Adjacent Tissue Transfer
Destruction of Benign Skin Lesion
Destruction of Malignant Skin Lesion
Excision of Benign Skin Lesion
Excision of Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
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0 Board Actions
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Undergraduate School | Graduated
U Of Buffalo SUNY Sch Of Med & Biomedical Sci
Medical School | Graduated 2007
University Of Rochester
Internship Hospital | Completed 2008
University At Buffalo-State University Of New York
Residency Hospital | Completed
Mohs Micrographic Surg
Fellowship Hospital | Completed
Roswell Pk Meml Inst
Fellowship Hospital | Completed 2013
Univ Of Buffalo-Mba
Other Education | Completed 2007
Awards & Recognition
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