Dr. Richard J Ashack MD Dermatologist

Dr. Richard Ashack is a dermatologist in Grand Rapids, Michigan and is affiliated with multiple hospitals in the area, including Saint Mary's Health Care and Spectrum Health - Grand Rapids. He received his medical degree from Indiana University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 28 years. He is one of 6 doctors at Saint Mary's Health Care and one of 12 at Spectrum Health - Grand Rapids who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Education & Medical Training

Indiana University School of Medicine
Residency, Dermatology, 1987–1990

St Vincent Hospital and Health Care Center
Residency, Internal Medicine, 1986–1987

Indiana University School of Medicine
Class of 1986

Butler University
Other Training, Pharmacology, 1982

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified in Dermatology

MI State Medical License
Active through 2015

IN State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Fellow (FASDS), American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Publications & Presentations

A comparative study of the respiratory responses to bronchoactive agents in rhesus and cynomolgus monkeys.
O'Neil, R. M., Ashack, R. J., Goodman, F. R.

Evaluation of rotenone and related compounds as antagonists of slow-reacting substance of anaphylaxis.
Ashack, R. J., McCarty, L. P., Malek, R. S., Goodman, F. R., Peet, N. P.

Renal and hormonal responses to acute hypoxia in normal individuals.
Ashack, R., Farber, M. O., Weinberger, M. H., Robertson, G. L., Fineberg, N. S., Manfredi, F.

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