The Specialist Series


Dermatology is a dynamic and engaging field of medicine that offers a broad mix of clinical and procedural activities. Dermatologists enjoy relatively little in-hospital call, but there is a lot of work on a daily basis in the average dermatology clinic. As a dermatologist, you treat everything from basic acne, to mole removal, to complex genetic and autoimmune skin conditions.
If you’re looking for an exciting field that offers diverse medical and surgical opportunities, dermatology may be for you!

If you’re a current or aspiring dermatologist, you’ll love these articles on the discipline of dermatology.

5 Things I Wish I Knew Before I Went into Clinical Practice in Dermatology

This guest post for the dermatology section of The Specialist Series was contributed by Dr. Stephen W. Lewellis, MD, PhD, FAAD. ¬†You can connect with him on Instagram (@LewellisMD). In the near future, he will be sharing information pertinent to both patients and fellow physicians at If you’d like to contribute an article to […]
Feel free to leave comments at the bottom of the articles. We love to engage with our readers. If you have questions, you can email us at
If you’d like to contribute an article to this series, you can send it to Please read our guest post policy before submitting.

Copyright © 2023 The Scope of Practice. All Rights Reserved.

Social Share Buttons and Icons powered by Ultimatelysocial