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Dermatology Certificate Programs


Dermatology Certificate Programs for Medical Graduates

The Institute of Dermatology, Laser and Cosmetic Surgery is offering various education programs specializing in Skin Care, Cutaneous Biology and Immunology, Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Surgery.

Texas Institute of Dermatology, Laser and Cosmetic Surgery offers various dermatology certificate programs for US and International Medical Graduates. These programs include: internship & externship in dermatology, and clinical and research rotations for dermatology residents and dermatology fellows. Short and long term dermatology training programs are also available for international medical graduates.

 

Application Process for Dermatology Certificate Programs: 

Potential applicants and those interested in attaining more information including prerequisites for the training programs should contact the education department by email: education@txid.org. Please allow up to five business days for a response from our education administrator.

Fellowships in Dermatology and Laser: 

For Clinical and Research Dermatology and Laser Fellowship at Texas Institute of Dermatology, please click here.
AWARDS AND DISTINCTIONS

Texas Institute of Dermatology's top ranking Dermatologist Received the 2013 Patients' Choice Award, 2013 Compassionate Doctor and the 2013 Talk of the Town Award. You’ve done it again! The people of San Antonio, Boerne, Laredo and the surrounding areas have spoken and the results are in. Thank you to all the wonderful patients and customers who have helped the Texas Institute of Dermatology receive the 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013 Patients' Choice Awards for Texas Favorite Physicians, the 2011, 2012, 2013 most compassionate Doctor Award for Dr Ghohestani's outstanding dermatology services, and 2011, 2012 and 2013 Talk of the Town Awards for dermatology and skin care. These awards reflect the difference a particular physician makes in the lives of his/her patients. Of the 850,000 active physicians in the United States, less than 1% were accorded these awards by their patients. Thank you San Antonio, Boerne and South Texas for recognizing our efforts to provide exceptional Dermatology service and patient care. Here’s to you!

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A MESSAGE FROM THE DIRECTOR

Welcome to the Texas Institute of Dermatology, Laser and Cosmetic Surgery website. I hope you will find our site easy to use and informative. Our mission is to serve as a leading center for understanding and treating skin, hair, and nail diseases in South Texas through excellence in patient care, research, and education.

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PRESS RELEASE

Remember BURNS and ERUPTS when you look out for skin cancer

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San Antonio, Texas. Are you interested in learning as how to distinguish between a cancerous and non-canceours skin lesion? Dr. Ghohestani's team at Texas Institute of Dermatology proposes novel mneumonics for early detection of non-melanoma skin cancer namely Basal cell (BCC) and Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC). Basal Cell Carcinoma, the most common cancer, together with Squamous Cell Carcinoma affecting 1 in 5 Americans. In their early stages, both types of skin cancer are easily treated by an office surgery. If neglected, they can cause local disfigurement, damage to nearby tissues, and, in some cases, metastasize to distant organs and become fatal, said Dr. Ghohestani. Because they are easily taken care of early on, it is important to detect these skin cancers at the very early stage. read more >>