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
1588205991 Skin Cancer & Mohs Surgery LLC (Organization) 82 E Allendale Rd Ste 8a, Saddle River, NJ 07458-3057
1053969287 Premier Procedural Dermatology Pllc (Organization) 1651 Rock Prairie Rd Ste 103, College Station, TX 77845-8652
1942855150 International Dermatology Research, Inc. (Organization) 8370 W Flagler St Ste 200, Miami, FL 33144-2038
1336792811 Clear Skin Dermatology, P.a. (Organization) 2454 N Mcmullen Booth Rd Ste 424, Clearwater, FL 33759-1339
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
1598225260 Dermatology Laser and Surgery of Carnegie Hill Pllc (Organization) 1095 Park Ave Ste 1a, New York, NY 10128-1154
1912479056 Beckley Dermatology Inc. (Organization) 300 Kenton Dr Ste 2, Charleston, WV 25311-1266
1275005316 Beckley Dermatology Inc. (Organization) 1000 Tavern Rd Ste 400, Martinsburg, WV 25401-2853
1578035606 Beckley Dermatology Inc. (Organization) 508 New Hope Rd Ste 102, Princeton, WV 24740-2265
1740752880 Beckley Dermatology Inc. (Organization) 300 Prosperity Ln Ste 207, Logan, WV 25601-3743
1891267936 Beckley Dermatology Inc. (Organization) 1110 Professional Ct Ste 201, Hagerstown, MD 21740-5945
1821569138 Fife Dermatology, P.C. (Organization) 1736 W. Horizon Ridge Parkway, Henderson, NV 89012
1265902670 Kenny R. Malott M.d. Inc. (Organization) 375 Huku Lii Pl Ste 201, Kihei, HI 96753-8996
1801362231 Innova Dermatology PC (Organization) 105 Maple Row Blvd, Hendersonville, TN 37075-3853
1518447689 Razieh Soltani Arabshahi Md Inc (Organization) 960 E Green St Ste 330, Pasadena, CA 91106-2401
1902398365 South Texas Skin Cancer Center LLC (Organization) 9238 Floyd Curl Dr Ste 101, San Antonio, TX 78240-1691
1346732880 The Skin Cancer and Dermatology Center Plc (Organization) 1225 W Front St Ste 2, Traverse City, MI 49684

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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.

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