Discover the University Hospitals Dermatology Difference

Mission: To Heal. To Teach. To Discover.

The Case Western Reserve University Department of Dermatology based at University Hospitals Case Medical Center one of the top centers of excellence worldwide in skin research and in bringing state-of-the-art findings to help patients with skin diseases. The Department's efforts span basic biology of the skin, mechanisms of clinical disease, human in vivo skin function, clinical trials, premier patient care, and teaching. We offer specialty programs for rare diseases as well as excellent general dermatology. The Department is responsible for the education of medical and graduate students at Case Western Reserve University, for basic science and clinical research, and for the combined Dermatology Residency Program sponsored by University Hospitals of Cleveland and co-sponsored by Metro Health Medical Center and the Veterans Affairs Medical Center. We supply clinical services at these hospitals and also at satellite outpatient clinical sites, providing excellent access to our services.

UH Welcomes Former Patients of UDI Dermatology Practice

University Hospitals Department of Dermatology welcomes former patients of area practice University Dermatology, Inc. (UDI), which recently closed.


Our Phone Number: 216 844 8200

Faculty and Staff

2014 Appreciation Event

Faculty Recruitment

Faculty Video


Upcoming Events

SDRC Speaker Series - Calendar 2014-2015

Melanoma Symposium

Skinergy - The Department of Dermatology newsletter

Department News

Regeneration of a transgenic mouse model - Jan. 29, 2015

Dr. Kevin Cooper Interview in Dermatology Times

6 Health Hazards Linked to Lack of Sleep

University Hospitals study shows poor quality sleep linked to poor skin health, faster aging

Video Highlights

Dr. Elma Baron investigates Green Tea and it’s Potential Benefits for Skin

Press Release Dr. Kevin Cooper – AAD Board of Directors

Press Release Mahmoud Ghannoum, PhD

2014 Best Doctors Dermatology

Interview Dr. Kord Honda: 19 Action News – How to take care of “winter skin”

Drs. Don Anthony and Daniel Popkin were awarded the first "CFAR Catalytic Fund for Strategic Interdisciplinary Research"

Dan Popkin and Don Anthony are newly awarded Merit Review grant from the US Veterans Administration national medical research program.

Dr. Nicole Ward examines nervous system's role in perpetuating psoriasis

Dr. Nicole Ward in Crains

Nicole Ward, PhD NIH Awards

Dr. Nita Kohli's Article "Residents: Get involved and have a say"

Dr. Elma Baron on Suncreen and Sleep on Fox 8 News Cleveland

See our Super Docs: Cooper, Bordeaux, Mann, Gerstenblith

Watch the UHCMC Department Video

Nicole Ward, PhD advocates for Psoriatric Disease Research, Washington, DC

Dr. Elma Baron on Adult Acne in the Walls Street Journal

Dr. Neil J. Korman Canadian News, February 1, 2013

Dr. Neil J. Korman on TV3 Live on Lakeside, January 29, 2013

Botulinum Neurotoxin A Decreases Infiltrating Cutaneous Lymphocytes and Improves Acanthosis in the KC-Tie2 Mouse Model (PDF)

Chronic Skin-Specific Inflammation Promotes Vascular Inflammation and Thrombosis (PDF)

UH receives the American Hospital Association McKesson Award for Quality

Improvement in Patient Performance of Skin Self-examinations After Intervention With Interactive Education and Telecommunication Reminders

Dr. Nicole Ward featured in Psoriasis Advance magazine (PDF)