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    Chief: Joseph “Jay” Zwischenberger, MD 

    Physician referral, phone consults, hospital transfers • Call UK•MDs: 1-800-888-5533
    Fax: 859-323-4607 or 859-257-6325

    The Division of Dermatology specializes in the clinical care of the largest organ in the human body- the skin. Our physicians offer extensive clinical expertise in the management of both common and rare skin diseases. UK Dermatology seeks to improve the quality of life for patients suffering from the pain, frustration and potential embarrassment that can be caused by skin disease.

    For patient appointments: 800-333-8874

  • Conditions Treated

    • Acne
    • Autoimmune disorders
    • Contact dermatitis
    • Eczema
    • Hair loss
    • Moles and melanoma
    • Nail disorders
    • Pigment disorders
    • Psoriasis
    • Rashes
    • Rosacea
    • Skin cancer
    • Skin growths
    • Skin infections such as athlete’s foot, ringworm, bacterial infections or herpes infections
    • Viral rashes
    • Warts

  • Services

    • Cryosurgery (freezing) of benign and precancerous lesions
    • Destruction and excision of benign, premalignant and malignant skin lesions
    • Minor cosmetic surgical procedures
    • Skin cancer evaluation with surgical and nonsurgical therapies
    • Surgical removal of moles and other benign skins growths

    Patch Testing

    Patch testing is a dermatological procedure used in patients with suspected allergic contact dermatitis. Patch testing typically requires several visits in one week.


    Dermatologist works closely with other specialties to provide a complete network of services for our patients. Surgically removed moles and cancerous growths are often sent for microscopic examination and consultation to ensure the most precise diagnosis and highest quality of care.

  • Clinic Locations

    UK Good Samaritan Medical Office Building
    125 E. Maxwell St.
    Lexington KY 40508

    General, Vascular and Colorectal Surgery Clinic
    Kentucky Clinic
    740 S. Limestone
    Lexington KY 40536

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