Below is a list of the top and leading Dermatologists in Phoenix. To help you find the best dermatologist located near you in Phoenix, our team at Kev’s Best put together our own list based on this rating points list.
The top rated Dermatologists in Phoenix are:
- Kevin Svancara – Clear Sky Dermatology
- Lee Laris – Phoenix Skin
- Brenda Vogl – Arizona Premier Dermatology
- Nancy H. Kim – Spectrum Dermatology
- Betty A. Hinderks Davis – Regency Dermatology
Clear Sky Dermatology
Dr. Svancara is a board certified Dermatologist, born and raised in Peoria, Arizona. He earned his Eagle Scout at a young age, and, following high school, he served a two year religious mission in Santiago, Chile where he learned to speak Spanish fluently. Upon his return, he graduated Summa Cum Laude in 2009 with a degree in Biology from Arizona State University. He went on to study medicine at Midwestern University in Glendale, Arizona. After completing an internship at Good Samaritan Regional Medical Center in Corvallis, Oregon, Dr. Svancara completed his Dermatology Residency training at Advanced Desert Dermatology, an affiliate of Midwestern University in Peoria, Arizona.
Throughout his training, Dr. Svancara has published articles relating to various skin diseases in Dermatology medical journals circulated throughout the United States. Dr. Svancara’s love of dermatology stems from his deep respect for the human body and skin, as many diseases manifest themselves through the skin. Thus, he enjoys diagnosing and treating all skin conditions, from acne to psoriasis, and all other chronic skin diseases. The variety offered by the dermatology field inspires Dr. Svancara. He takes special interest in treating skin cancers, and has undergone extensive training during residency in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, which offers the most effective cancer cure rates. He has also received training in performing cosmetic procedures, which offers a facet of dermatological care that he also enjoys.
Dr. Svancara’s philosophy of care involves listening to his patients and then, as a partnership, engaging in shared decision making.
Medical Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology, MOHS Surgery
“Such a great doctor. I really can’t say enough good things about Dr Svancara and his entire staff. You will not be disappointed when you make this your permanent skin treatment office.” – eric hamblin
“Finally I have found a Dermatologist that will try to find the root of my problem!!! Fantastic Doctor and staff!!! Highly recommend” – Debbie Miller
Dr. Lee Laris is the Medical Director and Chief Cosmetic Surgeon of Phoenix Skin since 1992.
Dr. Laris is highly trained in all areas of medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology and has built a national reputation as a facial rejuvenation specialist. Dr. Laris is recognized for his use of minimal incision surgery, with a focus on restoring youth via less invasive methods such as Y Lift, mini face lift, laser resurfacing, botox, fat transfer/dermal fillers and hair transplantation. Dr. Laris is one of the first certified hair transplant surgeons by the American Board of Hair Restoration Surgeons.
Dr. Laris has been an Arizona Dermatologist for over 25 years.
Cosmetic Procedures, Botox & Fillers, Laser Treatments, Skin Care
“I went here for eyebrow tattoo removal. Their dermatologists are top grade and compassionate. Their prices are way cheaper than Boston and NYS tattoo removal and I received great results. From the moment you walk in you’re greeted by the lovely lady at the front desk and from that point on every person you come in contact with are just as delightful.” – Nicole Sharuda
“Couldn’t have been more pleased with a group of doctors and staff than I was with Phoenix skin. They were both friendly and caring. The procedures performed were done with expert efficiency. Follow up care was also excellent. These people really know their stuff.” – Kenneth Horn
Arizona Premier Dermatology
Brenda Vogl grew up in Ohio and attended the university of Toledo/Medical College of Ohio receiving a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She left the cold and snowy climate to attend graduate school and fell in love with Arizona. Brenda graduated from Arizona State University with a Master of Science in Nursing, (1991) and Nurse Practitioner (1993). She had worked in 2 large Dermatology practices prior to establishing Arizona Premier Dermatology in 2007. Brenda is devoted to providing the most current treatment solutions and highest standards of care to patients and their families both in medical and cosmetic Dermatology.
Brenda has extensive training in cosmetic procedures including Laser skin treatments.
Credentials & Achievements: Member of the Skin Cancer Foundation; Founder of the AZ chapter of the Dermatology Nurses Association and severed as President for 5 years; Clinical preceptor for Nurse Practitioner Students for the college of Nursing at ASU; Owner and Designer of Aqua Skin wear, Sun Protective Active wear – AquaSkinWear.com
Skincare Products, Juvederm Ultra Plus XC, Juvederm Ultra XC, Juvederm Voluma, Cosmetic Dermatology, Medical Dermatology
“This was a great place to take my son for his acne. We had been working on his skin for a long time with a regimen another Dr. gave us. After seeing Dr. Kempton, he got a new regimen and that worked much better. Thank you!” – Angie Moores
“Lorraine is an excellent provider. Always willing to go the extra mile for patients. Professional, knowledgeable and friendly. Love her.” – Ginamarie Logrande
Dr. Kim began her career at Harvard University where she graduated with cum laude honors. She received her medical degree from the University of Arizona College of Medicine, where she was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and graduated Valedictorian of her class. Dr. Kim then went on to complete a rigorous three-year residency in dermatology at one of the top dermatology programs in the country, the University of Miami, where she was honored to be selected as chief resident and received the George Ioannides Award given for Excellence in Resident Dermatologic Teaching. After this, she completed a highly coveted, year-long fellowship at the prestigious University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) in Mohs surgery, lasers and cosmetic surgery. At UCSF, she trained with many of the world’s most renowned dermatologists considered to be pioneers in the field of lasers and cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Kim has authored extensively on various topics in the field of dermatology and her work has been published in peer-reviewed journals such as Dermatologic Surgery, Archives of Dermatology, The Melanoma Letter, and Expert Reviews in Dermatology. She has been invited and given multiple lectures at the national level at the American Academy of Dermatology national meeting. As well, she has authored or co-authored several book chapters on skin cancer and diagnosis of skin cancer. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, member of the American College of Mohs Surgeons, and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery.
Board certified in Dermatology and fellowship-trained in Mohs skin cancer surgery, Dr. Nancy Kim is a former Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of Arizona. With her extensive training, Dr. Kim is committed to providing the highest quality of dermatologic care to her patients, utilizing the most recent medical and surgical advances in a warm and compassionate environment. Her philosophy is to be actively engaged and dedicated to delivering her vision to her patients. Dr. Kim is recognized by Phoenix Magazine as a Top Doc in 2017, 2018, and 2019.
Medical Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology, Surgical Dermatology, Laser Dermatology
“Daren West, PA was very professional, explained my condition to my understanding, and performed cryotherapy all within 10-15. He was very efficient, expedient and friendly. I recommend his services.” – Monique lorimer
“They are a great place to go, everyone was very friendly and helpful. Megan who I saw was so great and explained everything very thoroughly.. would recommend this place highly..” – Lester Kilpatrick
Dr. Betty Hinderks Davis is a nationally recognized board-certified dermatologist and a fellowship trained MOHS Surgeon who has practiced in the greater Phoenix area since 2005. She has advanced the field of Dermatology and MOHS Surgery through her numerous scientific and educational contributions. While an expert in skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, she is passionate about skin cancer prevention and early detection as well as working in conjunction with her patients to achieve optimal skin health.
Dr. Davis graduated as an Honors Scholar from the University of Missouri-Columbia (UMC) majoring in Biochemistry and completed her medical school training at the UMC graduating Cum Laude. Her residency training in dermatology was then completed at the UMC. Her surgical fellowship took her to Birmingham, Alabama where she completed a MOHS and Dermatologic Procedural Fellowship with Dr. Gary Monheit. She also received extensive cosmetic training during this time. Dr. Davis’ fellowship culminated with the receipt of the MOHS College Theodore Tromovich Award for research done on periorbital tumors in 2004, which is the highest national fellow award presented by the MOHS College. In April 2017, she was also awarded the Outstanding Young Physician Honor for being distinguished in and contributing to advancement of dermatology as a medical profession by the University of Missouri.
Dr. Davis is passionate about the patient experience and was the national recipient of the “Top Performer Clinic — Overall Patient Experience” in 2013 from Health Stream. Dr. Davis believes that great health care begins with a patient centric team based approach and works to ensure patients have the right care when needed and early diagnosis and treatment and cultivates and environment where patients are active in their care.
Skin Cancer and MOHS Surgery, Medical Dermatology, Cosmetic & Skin Care
“Great patient experience with Regency Dermatology! Felt very cared for and valued as a patient! Thank you Dr. Davis and team!” – Susan Kaplan Anderson
“We live in the East Valley but still chose Dr. Mussman to work on my Childs hand, based off a referral from a friend. We are certainly glad we did. Dr. Mussman and his staff were professional and the work he did on my child was excellent. What was big for my wife and I was the way he and his staff made my son comfortable throughout the entire process, which was no small task. I would recommend Dr. Mussman to anyone I know without hesitation.” – Elliot Steadman
Jeanie Burford is a reporter for Kev’s Best. After graduating from UCLA, Amy got an internship at a local radio station and worked as a beat reporter and producer. Jeanie has also worked as a columnist for The Brookings Register. Amy covers economy and community events for Kev’s Best.