Young Dermatologist

Ask the Expert with Dr. Joshua Zeichner – Q&A Recap
Dr. Joshua Zeichner
by NEXT STEPS IN DERM TEAM on
Next Steps readers had the opportunity to ask Dr. Joshua Zeichner questions on a variety of topics ranging from becoming a sought after media expert to delegating services to mid-level providers. See all his insightful answers below.  1) How did you build your press empire? Pretty much every article I come across in the consumer press has a quote, commentary, expert opinion from you. Any …
Perceptions in Dermatology Series – Part 2: How Do Other Doctors View Dermatologists?
Perceptions In Dermatology part 2
by Angelo Landriscina, MD on
In Part II of our series about perception of dermatologists, Dr. Angelo Landriscina explores how dermatology is viewed by physicians in other specialties, and how it might affect patient care.  Be sure not to miss “Perceptions in Dermatology Series – Part 1: How Does the Public View Dermatology?”. Once I learned about the data showing how the lay public views dermatology, I couldn’t he …
I Wish I Had Known: How to Find Your Niche in Dermatology
dermatology niche
by EUPHEMIA W. MU, MD on
I approached dermatology residency like a Las Vegas buffet. Mesmerized by the wide variety, I dove in head first and filled my plate with everything in sight. My mentors were a bit bemused (or perhaps just exasperated) when at various points I seriously considered applying in pediatrics, procedural, and dermatopathology fellowships. Most residents have a diverse array of interests and talents, so …
Post-Residency Fellowships in Dermatology: An Increasing Demand
Heidi Prather Derm
by HEIDI B. PRATHER, MD, FAAD on
As a resident in dermatology, one has made it through many critical achievements from MCAT scores to the STEP series, completing medical school to striving for that AOA class rank and finally matching into your next three years as a dermatology resident-in-training. Dermatology is a diverse field that requires an understanding of many subspecialties within its own training program. While the Ameri …