Dr. Valerie Nicole Hanft MD Dermatologist

Dr. Valerie Hanft is a dermatologist in Austin, Texas. She received her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine and has been in practice for 16 years. Dr. Hanft accepts several types of health insurance, listed below.

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Specialty & Clinical Interests

Dermatologist: General Dermatology

Education & Medical Training

University of Michigan Hospitals and Health Centers
Residency, Dermatology, 1999–2002

Carilion Health System (Roanoke VA)
Internship, Transitional Year, 1998–1999

Duke University School of Medicine
Class of 1998

Certifications & Licensure

American Board of Dermatology
Certified 12 years in Dermatology

TX State Medical License
Active through 2014

CO State Medical License
Active through 2015

Awards, Honors & Recognition

Fellow (FAAD), American Academy of Dermatology

Publications & Presentations

Improvement of naturally aged skin with vitamin A (retinol).
Kafi, R., Kwak, H.R., Schumacher, W.E., Cho, S., Hanft, V.N., Hamilton, T.A., King, A.L., Neal, J.D., Varani, J., Fisher, G.J., Voorhees, J.J., Kang, S.

Aging and photoaging.
Chung, J.H., Hanft, V.N., Kang, S.

Insurances Accepted

  • Aetna HMO
  • Anthem Blue Access PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred Select
  • Multiplan PHCS PPO
  • BCBS Blue Card PPO
  • Multiplan PPO
  • Aetna Choice POS II
  • CIGNA Open Access
  • CIGNA PPO
  • First Choice
  • First Health PPO
  • Great West PPO
  • Premera BCBS Heritage & Heritage Plus 1
  • Providence Health System Personal Option
  • Regence Washington - Preferred Provider Network
  • United Healthcare - Direct Options PPO
  • Anthem Blue Preferred HMO
  • BCBS Illinois PPO
  • BCBS Texas BlueChoice
  • CIGNA HMO
  • Health Net Oregon PPO
  • Humana ChoiceCare Network PPO
  • United Healthcare - Direct Choice Plus POS

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