What is a board certified dermatologist?

Dermatologist- Dr. Kimberly Hurvitz Advanced Dermatology and Aesthetics in Santa Barbara

From the American Board of Dermatology, Inc.

“The certification process is designed to assure the public that a certified medical specialist has successfully completed an approved educational program and an evaluation, including an examination process designed to assess the knowledge, experience and skills requisite to the provision of high quality patient care in that specialty.
The American Board of Medical Specialties (ABMS) is the umbrella organization for 24 approved specialty certifying boards. To be certified as a specialist by one of these recognized boards, a physician must complete certain requirements. The requirements for each specialty are determined by the specialty board, but the requirements generally include” read more