David M. Pariser, M.D.
University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 1964-1968 BA
Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA 1968-1972 M.D.
Medical College of Virginia, Richmond, VA 1972-1973
University of Florida, Miami, FL 1973-1976
American Board of Dermatology, American Board of Pathology and American Board of Dermatology: Special Competence in Dermatapathology
6160 Kempsville Circle, Suite 200A
Norfolk, Virginia 23502
(757) 461-7495 fax
About David M. Pariser, M.D.
A practicing dermatologist for over 40 years, Dr. David Pariser is the senior physician at Pariser Dermatology Specialists. He is a world-renowned expert on psoriasis, hyperhidrosis (excessive sweating) and photodynamic therapy, a treatment for early skin cancers and pre-cancers. He spends much of his time doing clinical research and has been involved in the development and testing of most drugs now commonly used in the practice of dermatology. A sought-after lecturer, he has taught other dermatologists at over 400 medical meetings and conventions in the U.S. and around the world. His research has led to the authorship of 4 textbooks and over 300 scientific publications in the medical literature.
In 2009, his colleagues elected him President of the American Academy of Dermatology, the organization which represents nearly all dermatologists in the US and many from abroad. He has served in leadership roles in many other national and local dermatologic organizations and was voted as “Top Doctor” by Hampton Roads Magazine.
Multiple national awards of recognition have been presented to him by the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Dermatological Association. He has been voted by his peers the Educator of the Year (highest rated speaker) by both the Fall and Winter Clinical Dermatology Conferences, a popular educational convention for dermatologists from the US and around the world. As a member of the Executive Committee of the International League of Dermatologic Societies, the world body of dermatology, he has participated in the operation and management of and has participated in teaching and patient care on multiple visits to a special facility in Tanzania which provides dermatology education and patient care to a seriously under-served population in sub-Saharan Africa.
He has been interviewed and provided medical information to the public through media outlets such as the New York Times, Wall Street Journal, WEB MD and many other print and on-line media outlets which help to educate the public on issues related to skin health and disease.
Actual Patient Reviews:
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"A trip to the Doctor’s office is not a favorite human activity; but, when the trip is to Dr. Pariser, I can expect great service in a very pleasant atmosphere. Way to go!"
David Pariser 1
"I love Dr David and all of the employees."