Dr. Luis A Diaz MD Dermatologist

Dr. Luis Diaz is a dermatologist in Chapel Hill, North Carolina and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center and University of North Carolina Hospitals. He received his medical degree from National University of Trujillo Academy of Medicine and has been in practice for 45 years. Dr. Diaz accepts several types of health insurance, listed below. He is one of 5 doctors at Fayetteville Veterans Affairs Medical Center and one of 14 at University of North Carolina Hospitals who specialize in Dermatology. He also speaks multiple languages, including Spanish.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Other Languages Spoken

  • Spanish

Education & Medical Training

University At Buffalo
Residency, Dermatology, 1971–1974

Ellis Hospital
Internship, Transitional Year, 1970–1970

National University of Trujillo Academy of Medicine
Class of 1969

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatological Immunology/Diagnostic & Laboratory Immunology

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatology

ND State Medical License
Active through 2012

NC State Medical License

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Meaningful Use Stage 1 Certification, Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services

Elected Member, Institute of Medicine

Elected Member, The American Society for Clinical Investigation

Publications & Presentations

IgG autoantibody subclass analysis as a tool to differentiate epidermolysis bullosa acquisita with overlapping features of bullous systemic lupus erythematosus.
Gual, A.,Guilabert, A.,Iranzo, P.,Flores, G.,Diaz, L. A.,Mascaró, J. M.

Profile of Trypanosoma cruzi Reactivity in a Population at High Risk for Endemic Pemphigus Foliaceus (Fogo Selvagem).
Sousa, J. X., Diaz, L. A., Eaton, D. P., Hans-Filho, G., Lanzani de Freitas, E., Delgado, L., Ichimura, L. M., Cristaldi, F., Orlandi, R., Kesper, N., Umezawa, E. S., Rivitti, E. A., Aoki, V.

IgG Autoantibody Response against Keratinocyte Cadherins in Endemic Pemphigus Foliaceus (Fogo Selvagem).
Flores, G., Culton, D. A., Prisayanh, P., Qaqish, B. F., James, K., Maldonado, M., Aoki, V., Hans-Filho, G., Rivitti, E. A., Diaz, L. A.

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Insurances Accepted

  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • BCBS North Carolina BlueOptions PPO
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO

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