List Of Dermatologists

This is a list of dermatologists who have made notable contributions to the field of dermatology.

Name Lifespan Nationality Notable contribution(s)
Alibert, Jean-Louis-MarcJean-Louis-Marc Alibert 1768-1837 French Authored one of the first dermatologic atlases, entitled "Descriptions des maladies de la peau"[1]
Astruc, JeanJean Astruc 1684-1766 American Wrote the first great treatise on syphilis and venereal diseases, and considered, by some, to be the "founder of modern dermatology"[2]
Bentley, Robert J.Robert J. Bentley 1943- American Governor of Alabama
Crocker, Henry RadcliffeHenry Radcliffe Crocker 1846-1909 English Wrote Diseases of the Skin: their Description, Pathology, Diagnosis and Treatment, which established him as a leading figure in the field[3]
Goldman, Mitchel P.Mitchel P. Goldman 1955- American Author of twenty one medical textbooks on the subject
Klein, Jeffrey A.Jeffrey A. Klein American Described the "tumescent liposuction technique", which added high volumes of fluid containing a local anesthetic, allowing the procedure to be done in an office setting under intravenous sedation rather than general anesthesia
Meisenheimer, LuckyLucky Meisenheimer 1957- American Also has Guinness world record collection of yo-yos; athlete, author, and actor
Orentreich, NormanNorman Orentreich 1922- American Performed the first successful modern hair transplants in 1952 in his New York office. Created Clinique, the first widely popular cosmetics brand developed by a dermatologist.
Unger, Walter P.Walter P. Unger American Pioneering investigations in modern hair restoration surgery

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