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Ammar M. Ahmed, MD

Director of the Central Texas Center for Pigmentary Disorders, Program Director, Dermatology Residency Program, Dell Medical School at UT-Austin

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Ammar M. Ahmed, MD

Director of the Central Texas Center for Pigmentary Disorders, Program Director, Dermatology Residency Program, Dell Medical School at UT-Austin

Dr. Ahmed is a native of West Virginia, but is an adopted Texan, having lived in the state since 1999. Dr. Ahmed practices general dermatology and serves as director of the new Central Texas Center for Pigmentary Disorders. He splits his time among his clinical practice, teaching and research.

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Specialty

  • Dermatology

Hospital Affiliation

  • Dell Children's Medical Center of Central Texas
  • Dell Seton Medical Center at The University of Texas
  • Seton Medical Center Hays
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Provides Care Through

  • Seton Family of Doctors
  • University Physicians Group

Additional Language Spoken

  • Spanish
  • Urdu (limited)

My Passion for Healthcare

Throughout college, I was debating becoming a teacher versus a doctor. It was the science of medicine that convinced me; I realized how much I enjoyed learning about the intricacies and oddities of the human body! I feel blessed to have become an academic dermatologist, a job where I can fulfill my passions for teaching and science while also taking care of patients. I am honored to hold the trust of my patients, and I enjoy working with them to solve what ails them!

Services I Provide

  1. Medical Dermatology (Acne, Warts, Etc)
  2. Exam/Treatment of Moles & Skin Cancer
  3. 2nd Opinions on Complex Skin Conditions
  4. Skin Allergy Testing (Patch Testing)
  5. nbUVB Phototherapy and Excimer Laser
  6. Surgical Treatments for Vitiligo
  7. BOTOX and Other Cosmetic Treatments

Degree & Residency

  • Medical School

    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX

  • Internship

    UTMB - Austin Residency Programs, Austin, TX

  • Residency

    Univ of TX Southwestern Medical Center of Dallas, Dallas, TX

  • Board Certification

    American Board of Dermatology

My Clinical Focus

I enjoy seeing both adult and pediatric patients with all sorts of skin conditions, from acne to skin cancer to complex autoimmune conditions and everything in between! I do have a special interest in pigmentary disorders—light or dark spots on the skin, and especially vitiligo. Most of my current research is looking at novel treatments for these pigmentary skin conditions.

Why Choose Dell Children's

Dell Children's offers a different brand of healthcare. We call it personalized care. We believe in showing everyone dignity and respect while providing the best care possible for the children we serve.

We are the premier healthcare provider for children and adolescents in Central Texas. While Dell Children's Medical Center is the cornerstone of our pediatric care, our doctors, nurses and associates work in schools, clinics, programs and practices throughout the community to deliver excellent care and better health for our children.

We provide a range of health services to keep your children healthy. We are advancing healthcare and improving lives with easy clinical visits for everyday illnesses, school district and county health partnerships, in-hospital playtime through our child life program, community outreach events and innovative medical treatments for complex and specialized illnesses.

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