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This content was provided by Dr. Samuels "For more than three decades, Dr. Lawrence Samuels has been transforming the lives of his patients through his passion and skill as a dermatologist. A highly successful follicular hair transplant specialist, Dr. Samuels is well-known as a gifted cosmetic dermatologist who cares deeply for the health and comfort of each of his patients. He is also known for developing Rx Systems PF®, a unique line of cosmeceutical products for the face, body and hair. This innovative product line makes the science of skin care more accessible and affordable. Rx Systems PF products are available at the Center for Advanced Skin Care Education 1968-1972: B.A. in Biology, University of Texas at Austin, Austin, Texas. Graduated with High Honors, Phi Beta Kappa. 1972-1976: M.D., Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri. Received the James Henry Yalem Prize in Dermatology, Washington University Medical School. Member Alpha Omega Alpha Medical School Honor Society. 1976-1977: Internship in Internal Medicine, Barnes Hospital, St. Louis, Missouri. 1977-1980: Residency in Medicine – Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri. 1979-1980: Chief Resident in Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri. Appointments 1979 – Present: Instructor in Department of Internal Medicine Division of Dermatology, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri 1980 – Present: Chief of Dermatology, St. Luke's, St. Louis, Missouri 1980 – Present: Board-certified as a fellow of the Academy of Dermatology 1980 – Present: Physician's Recognition Award 1984 – 1986: Secretary/Treasurer of St. Louis Dermatologic Society 1986 – 1988: Executive Secretary/Treasurer of St. Louis Dermatologic Society 1988 – 1990: Vice–president of St. Louis Dermatologic Society 1990 – 1992: President of St. Louis Dermatologic Society 2006 – Present: Medical Advisory for Beauty FirstSM and Pure Beauty® Hospital Staff Appointments St. Luke's Hospital Barnes-Jewish Hospital Missouri Baptist Medical Center Mercy Hospital Societies Society of the American Academy of Dermatology St. Louis Dermatologic Society Missouri Dermatologic Society American Society for Dermatologic Surgery International Society of Hair Transplantation American Society of Mohs Surgery Publications Samuels, Lawrence E. (1984). Cutaneous Allergy: Allergic Contact Dermatitis and Atopic Dermatitis. In Textbook Allergy: Theory and Practice (pp. 105-145). Grune & Stratton. Samuels, Lawrence E. – Presentation for Advances in Clinical Allergy on Atopic Eczema and Contact Dermatitis, 1980 to 1987. Samuels, Lawrence E. – Pediatric Grand Rounds, St. Louis Children's Hospital, Current Management of Cutaneous Infections, 1985. Samuels, Lawrence E. – Grand Rounds, Androgenic Alopecia, Missouri Baptist Hospital, 1988. Samuels, Lawrence E. – Course Director for Dermatology, St. Luke's West Hospital,1982 to present. Course subjects: Introduction of Cutaneous Diagnosis, Skin Cancer, Benign tumors, Eczema, Psoriasis, Bullous Dermatoses, Cutaneous Skin Infections, Contact Dermatitis, Cutaneous Manifestations of Systemic Diseases and Venereal Diseases Samuels, Lawrence E. – Assistant Course Director for the Cutaneous Applications for the KTP Laser. Kansas City, Missouri, 1994. Samuels, Lawrence E. – Presenter for International Hair Transplant Society. "The effect of glycolic shampoo & condition on scalp skin." Vancouver, Canada, 2004. Samuels, Lawrence, E. – Presenter at AAGL Society Meeting, "In-Office Cosmetic Procedures." Las Vegas, Nevada. "
This content was provided by Dr. Samuels "Dr. Lawrence Samuels is Chief of Dermatology at St. Luke's Hospital and a member of the teaching faculty at Washington University Medical School. He has provided expert dermatological care to patients for nearly 35 years, and is widely respected as a leader in his field. An experienced and innovative doctor, he offers modern cosmetic enhancements in a comfortable environment.
Dr. Samuels is a Board Certified Dermatologist and a member of the following professional societies:
American Academy of Dermatology
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
International Society of Hair Transplantation
American Society of Mohs Surgery
St. Louis Dermatologic Society
Missouri Dermatologic Society
Hair Transplant Surgery
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*
Atopic Dermatitis (Eczema)
Basal Cell Carcinoma
Carcinoma in Situ of Skin
Dermatitis Due to Drugs
Dermatitis Due to Food
Fungal Nail Infection
Granuloma of Skin
Herpes Simplex Infection
Leg and Foot Ulcers
Moles (Benign Skin Lesions)
Molluscum Contagiosum Infection
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 Skin Cancer
Excision of Skin Lesion
Shaving of Skin Lesion
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Washington University St Louis
Medical School | Graduated 1976
Internship Hospital | Completed 1977
Residency Hospital | Completed 1980
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