Division of Dermatology

A gloved hand hold a metal implement that is poised to excise a red bump from someone's skin while another gloved hand holds gauze.

The Division of Dermatology is dedicated to the diagnosis and treatment of a broad spectrum of skin disorders, as well as to advancing the field of dermatology through participation in clinical research and training future physicians.


The Dermatology Residency Training Program at MedStar Georgetown University Hospital offers experienced faculty combined with a diverse patient population; on-site state-of-the-art dermatopathology and digital photography; and clinical research giving our residents a broad spectrum of experience.

See our Dermatology Residency Training Program section for more information.


Clinical Trials and Basic Research within the Division of Dermatology provides opportunities to discover new treatments and for testing treatments of the future.

Read more about research in the Division of Dermatology.