Medical Services 2017-11-13T01:30:38+00:00

At Knoxville Institute of Dermatology our mission is to provide the highest quality of patient care. Our board-certified providers offer expertise in all conditions of the skin, hair and nails. With the increasing incidence of skin cancer, our primary focus is on skin cancer prevention, evaluation and treatment. The American Academy of Dermatology estimates one in five people will develop skin cancer during their lifetime.


Mohs Surgery

Dr. Adam Wright has earned the highest degree of qualification in Mohs surgery by completing an ACMS approved fellowship in micrographic surgery and dermatologic oncology at the Mayo Clinic. Mohs surgery, also called Mohs micrographic surgery, is a specialized surgical technique for removing skin [...]



Drs. Anderson and Rahman are two of the only physicians in Knoxville and East Tennessee with dual board certification in both clinical dermatology and dermatopathology. By integrating the clinical information with the microscopic findings, Drs. Anderson and Rahman are able to provide not only a [...]


Skin Cancer

Skin cancer is the most common form of human cancer, outnumbering the total incidence of breast, prostate, lung and colon. The three most common types of skin cancer are basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and malignant melanoma. About 50% of Americans who reach age [...]



Very few moles actually require medical treatment, but a mole that is evolving in shape, size, texture or color could be indicative of a cancerous growth. The providers at Knoxville Institute of Dermatology are experts in assessing all types of moles. If you have a [...]



At Knoxville Institute of Dermatology, we understand the emotional stress and frustration caused by psoriasis flare-ups. Our experienced providers are here to formulate a treatment plan to help control your flare-ups and ease the burden of this troublesome condition. Schedule an appointment today to begin [...]


Eczema / Dermatitis

The Providers at Knoxville Institute of Dermatology are experts in the diagnosis and treatment of eczema. Eczema, often referred to as dermatitis or atopic dermatitis, is the name for a group of conditions that cause the skin to become inflamed, red and itchy. Children often [...]



The National Rosacea Society estimates more than 16 million Americans are affected by Rosacea. There is no cure for this poorly understood skin disorder, but a wide variety of treatments are available to control the signs and symptoms of this burdensome condition. Rosacea is characterized [...]



Acne is the most common skin condition in the United States, affecting nearly 50 million Americans. Those who suffer from acne often experience accompanying anxiety and low self esteem, especially during teenage years. Acne not only affects teenagers, but can affect adults from their 20's, [...]



Warts can be one of the most persistent and frustrating skin conditions. Our providers at Knoxville Institute of Dermatology are trained to identify and treat many different types of warts with a variety of treatment options. The customized treatment plan will depend on the age [...]


We’re excited to work with you, find a solution to your skin care needs and give you the results you deserve. Fill out the form below and someone will contact shortly to schedule your appointment.

Top Docs 2018!

March 17th, 2018|0 Comments

Congratulations to Dr. Elizabeth Anderson and Dr. Quyn Rahman! For the third year in a row, Doctors Anderson and Rahman have been voted as two of Knoxville Tennessee's Cityview Magazine Top Doctors in the Dermatology [...]

Itchy Beards Are No Fun

March 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Men, do you suffer with an itchy beard? There are many causes for itchy beards such as dry skin and hair itself growing. However, did you know that there can be underlying medical reasons [...]

Choosing the Right Dermatologist

March 2nd, 2018|0 Comments

When looking for the right dermatologist, start by determining whether the doctor you're considering is a board-certified dermatologist. If you can't be seen directly by a certified dermatologist, she recommends looking for a practice [...]

Happy Valentine’s Day!

February 14th, 2018|0 Comments

Are Antioxidants Good For Your Skin?

January 31st, 2018|0 Comments

Antioxidants, such as Vitamins C, E, Phloretin, and Ferulic acid help to reverse DNA damage caused by the sun. They are scientifically proven anti-aging products from which we can all benefit! Skin Ceutical's carries effective products [...]

Facial Exercises Can Make Your Face Look Younger

January 29th, 2018|0 Comments

An interesting new study shows us that strengthening facial muscles through a series of facial exercises can actually make the face look years younger.  The study was published in JAMA Dermatology, but was performed [...]