Dermatology

Welcome to the University of Michigan's Department of Dermatology

The University of Michigan's Department of Dermatology is a nationally recognized leader in dermatological patient care, education and research. We are dedicated to improving healthcare for our patients, to advancing dermatological science and to training future leaders in dermatological medicine and science. 

We provide outstanding, patient-centered care for disorders affecting the skin, hair, and nails. Our physicians and scientists are at the forefront of dermatology treatments and research, leading scientific discovery and advancing new therapies.

The expertise of our faculty and the diversity of our interdisciplinary programs supply a remarkable, collaborative environment for patient care, learning and innovation. 

Dermatology Mission

We advance dermatologic patient care, research, and education, grounded in an unwavering commitment to diversity, equity, and inclusion.

Dermatology Vision

Michigan Medicine Department of Dermatology is committed to improving the health of all our patients through compassionate and equitable care. We strive to advance our collective knowledge by pushing the boundaries of medical science through research and innovation. We aspire to train and empower future generations of socially-conscious and passionate leaders in dermatology, ready to tackle the challenges in our field. We are dedicated to fostering a community that values individual differences and respects diverse talents. At the core of our mission, we acknowledge the sociocultural context in which our work occurs and will work ceaselessly towards promoting diversity and cultivating inclusion.

News

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December 31, 2022

Dr. Jeffrey Orringer Receives AACD Award

Dr. Jeffrey Orringer is inaugural recipient of the Association of Academic Cosmetic Dermatology Elizabeth McBurney Award for Clinical Excellence.

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December 16, 2022

Voorhees Legacy Professorship Campaign

We are excited to share information about the John J. Voorhees, M.D. Legacy Professorship campaign, announced by Dr. Bichakjian at our 2022 Fall Alumni Symposium.