Dermatology
Specialization: MOHS-Micrographic Surgery

Grouping: Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Dermatology · Specialization: MOHS-Micrographic Surgery (Taxonomy Code# 207ND0101X) is a health care provider taxonomy defined by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC), American Medical Association.

Taxonomy Overview

Taxonomy Code 207ND0101X
Classification Dermatology
Specialization MOHS-Micrographic Surgery
Grouping Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians
Number of Providers 1331

Definition Dermatology (MOHS-Micrographic Surgery)

The highly-trained surgeons that perform Mohs Micrographic Surgery are specialists both in dermatology and pathology. With their extensive knowledge of the skin and unique pathological skills, they are able to remove only diseased tissue, preserving healthy tissue and minimizing the cosmetic impact of the surgery. Mohs surgeons who belong to the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) have completed a minimum of one year of fellowship training at one of the ACMS-approved training centers in the U.S.
Notes: Source: American College of Mohs Surgery, 2007 [1/1/2008: added definition, added source] Additional Resources: Additional Resources: http://www.mohscollege.org/; American Board of Dermatology, 2007. http://www.abderm.org/

Classification Information Dermatology

All Specializations of Dermatology

Specialization Definition
General A dermatologist is trained to diagnose and treat pediatric and adult patients with benign and malignant disorders of the skin, mouth, external genitalia, hair and nails, as well as a number of sexually transmitted diseases. The dermatologist has had additional training and experience in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancers, melanomas, moles and other tumors of the skin, the management of contact dermatitis and other allergic and nonallergic skin disorders, and in the recognition of the skin manifestations of systemic (including internal malignancy) and infectious diseases. Dermatologists have special training in dermatopathology and in the surgical techniques used in dermatology. They also have expertise in the management of cosmetic disorders of the skin such as hair loss and scars and the skin changes associated with aging.
Clinical & Laboratory Dermatological Immunology A dermatologist who utilizes various specialized laboratory procedures to diagnose disorders characterized by defective responses of the body's immune system. Immunodermatologists also may provide consultation in the management of these disorders and administer specialized forms of therapy for these diseases.
Dermatopathology A dermatopathologist has the expertise to diagnose and monitor diseases of the skin including infectious, immunologic, degenerative and neoplastic diseases. This entails the examination and interpretation of specially prepared tissue sections, cellular scrapings and smears of skin lesions by means of routine and special (electron and fluorescent) microscopes.
MOHS-Micrographic Surgery The highly-trained surgeons that perform Mohs Micrographic Surgery are specialists both in dermatology and pathology. With their extensive knowledge of the skin and unique pathological skills, they are able to remove only diseased tissue, preserving healthy tissue and minimizing the cosmetic impact of the surgery. Mohs surgeons who belong to the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) have completed a minimum of one year of fellowship training at one of the ACMS-approved training centers in the U.S.
Pediatric Dermatology A pediatric dermatologist has, through additional special training, developed expertise in the treatment of specific skin disease categories with emphasis on those diseases which predominate in infants, children and adolescents.
Procedural Dermatology Procedural Dermatology, a subspecialty of Dermatology, encompassing a wide variety of surgical procedures and methods to remove or modify skin tissue for health or cosmetic benefit. These methods include scalpel surgery, laser surgery, chemical surgery, cryosurgery (liquid nitrogen), electrosurgery, aspiration surgery, liposuction, injection of filler substances, and Mohs micrographic controlled surgery (a special technique for the removal of growths, especially skin cancers).

Group Information Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

All Classifications of Allopathic & Osteopathic Physicians

Classification Specializations
Allergy & Immunology
Anesthesiology
Clinical Pharmacology
Colon & Rectal Surgery
Dermatology
Electrodiagnostic Medicine
Emergency Medicine
Family Medicine
General Practice
Hospitalist
Independent Medical Examiner
Internal Medicine
Legal Medicine
Medical Genetics
Neurological Surgery
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine & OMM
Neuromusculoskeletal Medicine, Sports Medicine
Nuclear Medicine
Obstetrics & Gynecology
Ophthalmology
Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery
Orthopaedic Surgery
Otolaryngology
Pain Medicine
Pathology
Pediatrics
Phlebology
Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation
Plastic Surgery
Preventive Medicine
Psychiatry & Neurology
Radiology
Surgery
Thoracic Surgery (Cardiothoracic Vascular Surgery)
Transplant Surgery
Urology

Providers Information

Dermatology · All Providers

NPI Name Address
1497376529 Onspot Exam Corporation (Organization) 46 Ammonoosuc Drive, Bartlett, NH 03812
1710508874 Zhe Hou, M.d., Ph.d., A Professional Corporation (Organization) 3000 E Imperial Hwy Ste 150, Brea, CA 92821-6782
1639799257 Vanguard Medical Specialists LLC (Organization) 5700 N Elizabeth St, Pueblo, CO 81008-2166
1558981175 Vanguard Medical Specialists LLC (Organization) 41 State Highway 67 Unit B, Woodland Park, CO 80863-5009
1588284103 Vanguard Medical Specialists LLC (Organization) 2620 Tenderfoot Hill St Ste 110, Colorado Springs, CO 80906-8356
1821618190 Vanguard Medical Specialists LLC (Organization) 13492 Bass Pro Dr Ste 100, Colorado Springs, CO 80921-3852
1770115610 Dermatology Partners Pllc (Organization) 4041 28th St Nw Ste 200, Rochester, MN 55901-7943
1629609490 Monarch Dermatology & Surgery LLC (Organization) 1615 Foxtrail Dr Ste 100, Loveland, CO 80538-9087
1649800848 Skin Cancer Dermatology, Pllc (Organization) 3327 Research Plz Ste 414, San Antonio, TX 78235-5159
1114567997 J. Robert West, M.d., Inc (Organization) 12251 N 32nd St Ste 12, Phoenix, AZ 85032-7144
1073152112 Agape Dermatology PC (Organization) 18800 Main St Ste 111, Huntington Beach, CA 92648-1717
1295374270 Lilly Aesthetics Sc (Organization) 2500 S Highland Ave Ste 220, Lombard, IL 60148-7103
1497392492 Pacifica Dermatology (Organization) 2460 N Ponderosa Dr Ste A117, Camarillo, CA 93010-2468
1598302721 Austin Skin Pllc (Organization) 1501 Dorothy Nichols Ln # B, Smithville, TX 78957-1725
1588205991 Skin Cancer & Mohs Surgery LLC (Organization) 82 E Allendale Rd Ste 8a, Saddle River, NJ 07458-3057
1942855150 International Dermatology Research, Inc. (Organization) 8370 W Flagler St Ste 200, Miami, FL 33144-2038
1790337582 Dermgroup LLC (Organization) 1046 Ave Hostos Galeria Del Sur, Ste 200, Ponce, PR 00716
1124689831 Dermatology and Mohs Surgery Associates LLC (Organization) 525 Fd Roosevelt Avenue Suite 712, San Juan, PR 00918
1598323362 Fife Dermatology PC (Organization) 2110 E Flamingo Rd # 213, Las Vegas, NV 89119-5190
1578129599 Metro Mohs Surgery Center, LLC (Organization) 5501 Backlick Rd Ste 120, Springfield, VA 22151-3940

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This dataset includes 800 health care provider taxonomy codes maintained by National Uniform Claim Committee (NUCC). It is used in transactions specified in HIPAA and the National Provider Identifier (NPI) application for enumeration. Each taxonomy is registered with code, grouping, classification, specialization, definition, etc.