|Board-Certified Dermatologist (MD)||Physician Assistant (PA)||Nurse Practitioner (NP)|
|Minimum Years of Education||8 Years Medical School and Residency||2 Years PA School||2 Years NP School|
|Formal, Supervised Dermatology Training||3 Years Dermatology Residency||None||None|
|Testing of Competency in Dermatology||Dermatology Board Exam||None||None|
|Minimum Patient Care Hours Required PRIOR to Unsupervised Practice||12,000 – 16,000 Training Hours mostly in Dermatology||2,000 Traning Hours in Primary Care||500 Training Hours in Primary Care|
|Board Certification by the American Board of Dermatology||Yes||No||No|
We believe you deserve to be seen by a Board Certified Dermatologist. At Innova Dermatology, every patient is seen by Drs. Daniel Popkin and Margaret Mann, Board Certified Dermatologists and Fellows of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Why see a board-certified dermatologist?