Dr. Russell Scott Akin MD Dermatologist

Dr. Russell Akin is a dermatologist in Midland, Texas and is affiliated with University Medical Center. He received his medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine and has been in practice for 9 years. He is one of 9 doctors at University Medical Center who specialize in Dermatology.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Hospital Affiliation

University Medical Center

Education & Medical Training

Texas Tech University at Lubbock
Residency, Internal Medicine, 2006–2009

Texas Tech University at Lubbock
Residency, Dermatology, 2005–2006

Geisinger Health System
Fellowship, Procedural Dermatology, 2009–2010

Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine
Class of 2005

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 5 years in Dermatology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FASDS), American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Publications & Presentations

Alopecia areata treated with efalizumab: a case with significant hair re-growth after long-term therapy.
Smith, J.R., Akin, R.S., Wells, M.J.

Hair depigmentation during chemotherapy with dasatinib, a dual Bcr-Abl/Src family tyrosine kinase inhibitor.
Sun, A., Akin, R. S., Cobos, E., Smith, J.


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