Doctors

Old Metairie Dermatology is headed by experienced dermatologists who are dedicated to providing the latest and most effective treatments for a wide variety of conditions and needs.

Patricia Farris, MD

louisiana-dermatology-farris-skin-careDr. Patricia K. Farris is a board-certified dermatologist and nationally recognized expert on anti-aging therapies. She is a well-recognized authority on cosmeceuticals and topical skin care, and has published and lectured extensively on these subjects, including her book The Sugar Detox. Dr. Farris is known for her interest in the emerging field of nutricosmetics, which explores the role of nutrition and nutritional supplements for improving appearance. In her practice, she uses nutritional approaches to treating conditions like acne and as part of a comprehensive anti-aging treatment regimen. She is co-chair of the American Academy of Dermatology’s work group on complementary and alternative medicine.

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Mamina Turegano, MD

louisiana-dermatologists-old-metairieDr. Mamina Turegano is a triple board-certified dermatologist, internist, and dermatopathologist. She graduated summa cum laude from Centenary College and received her medical degree from Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. She then completed a five-year double residency program in internal medicine and dermatology and served as chief resident at Georgetown University Hospital and MedStar Washington Hospital Center in Washington, D.C. Dr. Turegano has a special interest in evaluating how diet, lifestyle, and other environmental factors can play a significant role in inflammation, aging, and cancer. She also has an interest in complex medical dermatology that she applies to her patient care at Old Metairie Dermatology.

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Find Effective Dermatology Treatment Today

Learn more about how Dr. Farris and Dr. Turegano can help you today through skilled dermatology treatments. Contact Old Metairie by calling 504.836.2050 or by filling out our online contact form to schedule a consultation.

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