Dermatologists study pathology slides to ensure an accurate diagnosis, which is key to developing an effective treatment plan.
Mayo Clinic dermatologists are experts in the medical and surgical treatment of people with conditions and diseases of the skin, mucous membranes, hair and nails. You may come to Mayo Clinic on your own or with a referral from your primary care doctor or dermatologist. Availability of some services may vary among Mayo Clinic locations. For example, children's dermatology services are available at Mayo Clinic's campuses in Arizona and Minnesota. Please confirm when you request an appointment.
Mayo Clinic dermatologists care for common skin problems, including acne, acne scars, contact dermatitis, keratoses, moles, rosacea, sun-damaged skin and varicose veins. They also specialize in treating a wide range of unusual and complex conditions and diseases, including: