Welcome to the Texas Dermatological Society!

The Texas Dermatological Society (TDS) was formed more than ninety years ago to promote and advance the science and art of medicine pertaining to diseases of the skin. The TDS currently has close to 1000 member physicians from the state of Texas!  If you are not a current member of the TDS, please join today, we’d love to have you!

The purposes of the Texas Dermatological Society are scientific and educational:
  • to promote and advance the science and art of medicine appertaining to diseases of the skin
  • to promote the highest possible standards in clinical practice, education, and research in dermatological medicine and surgery
  • to encourage the study of social and economic problems particular to the field of dermatology
  • to exercise all powers and assume all obligations necessary or incident thereto

Join the TDS today!

The Texas Dermatological Society (TDS) is the state's largest association of dermatologists and dermatological surgeons. The TDS offers our members many benefits, including two annual CME conferences with nationally recognized speakers, TDS hired lobbyist and team (read more about Eric Woomer and his team on the advocacy page) who track legislation and keep the membership up to date on all legislative and advocacy issues that affect dermatologists in Texas, resident programs and abstract competitions, networking opportunities, job boards, industry connections and so much more! Join the TDS or renew your TDS dues today - we can't wait to see you soon!

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TDS Spring 2024 - Take a Hike!

The Texas Dermatological Society joined forces with the American Academy of Dermatology to "Take a Hike" to skin cancer at the Spring 2024 TDS Annual Conference in Houston, TX!  The TDS had a great turnout of physicians, residents, fellows and staff to help bring more awareness to early screening.  Please visit the AAD website for more information if you'd like to participate in a "Take a Hike" event in the future!


Click HERE to Take a Hike with the AAD!