Medical Dermatology refers to the diagnosis and treatment of diseases affecting the skin, hair and nails. Many conditions treated by Rio Grande dermatologists are easily diagnosed and can be resolved in a short period of time with simple treatment plans. Other skin pathology is very complex, requiring expert diagnostic abilities. The more complex skin problems may require multi-faceted treatments used over a period of time. Continuous education of medical staff The medical staff at Rio Grande Dermatology is committed to educating themselves continuously to ensure that the most current, cutting-edge therapies are used. Medical skin conditions The Medical Dermatology portion of this website contains information regarding a selection of medical skin conditions. The medical dermatology section includes an outline of basic treatment programs and management tips for selected diseases. If you come for a visit with a Rio Grande dermatologist, this information will be applied with the emphasis on the specific needs of each individual. Patient focused practice Our goal is to provide expert skin treatments in a caring setting with a gentle, personal touch. We take pride in what we do and our focus is always on the patient. Rio Grande Dermatology doctors pride themselves on our patient centered practice and welcome your visits and comments.