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About Practice

The highly-skilled team of experienced physicians and physician assistants at Specialists in Dermatology are equipped to address all your skincare needs. With two locations in Texas: Houston, and The Woodlands (formerly The Woodlands Skin Surgery Center), these dedicated healthcare professionals are patient-focused and quality-driven.

The team at Specialists in Dermatology consists of Dr. Brent A. Shook and Dr. Robert Cook-Norris, dermatologists who specialize in skin cancer surgery and reconstruction. Alongside the doctors are Susannah Andrews and Michelle Purtle, Physician Assistants with many years of experience in dermatology. They deliver the most effective medical and surgical care available for a wide range of dermatologic issues, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, hair loss, and rosacea. They’re also well-known for their expertise in treating skin cancer with the successful Mohs technique. Patients can trust these skin care specialists to take a personal approach to their concerns and design comprehensive treatment plans tailored to fit the individual.

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Specialists In Dermatology

The highly-skilled team of experienced physicians and physician assistants at Specialists in Dermatology are equipped to address all your skincare needs. With two locations in Texas: Houston, and The Woodlands (formerly The Woodlands Skin Surgery Center), these dedicated healthcare professionals are patient-focused and quality-driven.

The team at Specialists in Dermatology consists of Dr. Brent A. Shook and Dr. Robert Cook-Norris, dermatologists who specialize in skin cancer surgery and reconstruction. Alongside the doctors are Susannah Andrews and Michelle Purtle, Physician Assistants with many years of experience in dermatology. They deliver the most effective medical and surgical care available for a wide range of dermatologic issues, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, hair loss, and rosacea. They’re also well-known for their expertise in treating skin cancer with the successful Mohs technique. Patients can trust these skin care specialists to take a personal approach to their concerns and design comprehensive treatment plans tailored to fit the individual.


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Insurance

We are contracted with a great variety of PPO insurances. We are continually working to get credentialed with additional policies. If you do not see your insurance company listed, please call our office to inquire about your specific plan.

AARP
Aetna
Assurant Health
Blue Cross Blue Shield
Cigna
Coventry
GEHA
Humana
Medicare
Tricare
United Healthcare

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Understanding Skin Discolorations

You want clear, even-toned, healthy looking skin. Your skin, however, isn’t cooperating. You have freckles. Or brown spots and patches. And a few moles, too. Is skin discoloration a sign of skin cancer? Or just a cosmetic problem?

When Should I be Concerned About a Mole?

The average adult has up to 40 moles on their body. That’s a lot of little brown, dark, or tan spots to keep track of and examine each month. Most moles are harmless. But new moles or evolving moles could be a sign of skin cancer.

The Importance of Choosing the Right Sun Protection

No matter how light or dark your skin is, you can’t be cavalier about the sun, especially in Texas. All skin types and tones can be damaged by UV rays, and anyone can develop skin cancer. So how do you protect yourself?

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