Dermatology

Our staff provides full medical and surgical services, from general dermatology care to specialty services, to patients with skin diseases.

We use the latest techniques to care for a range of conditions affecting the skin. We also work closely with you to take precautions against skin cancer, infections, dry skin and the aging effects of sun exposure.

Our services include treatment of cosmetic skin problems such as age spots and birthmarks and the removal of unwanted hair and tattoos. We offer chemical peels, Botox injections and dermal fillers.

Our skin health clinics include:

Why Choose Us?

The University of Iowa is unique within the state for the breadth and depth of its skin health services. Experts from the Department of Dermatology, many of whom are conducting leading-edge research in the field, offer world-class care to patients with skin disorders from acne to cancer. In addition, the UI is an important gateway for patients interested in participating in clinical trials.

Health Topics

UI Health Care offers you additional information these select skin health topics:

Latest News

  • Each September, the AMA recognizes Women in Medicine to "showcase the accomplishments of women physicians." This year, UI Health Care is celebrating our providers for the work they do, including Kanya Ferguson, MD, FAAD. Read More
  • Each September, the American Medical Association (AMA) recognizes Women in Medicine. This year, UI Health Care is putting our own spin on the month, celebrating our providers for the work they do in patient care, research, and women’s health advocacy. Read More