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The Department of Dermatology at UConn Health offers highly specialized dermatological care for patients of all ages in a welcoming and confidential practice.

Our health care providers are highly trained in a wide variety of subspecialties including pediatric dermatology, psoriasis, and Mohs surgery, and they participate in research and clinical trials. And with both an outpatient clinic and an inpatient consultation service at UConn John Dempsey Hospital, we provide care for all UConn Health patients. Because we are part of an academic medical center, we offer the latest and most comprehensive treatment options for you and your family.

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UConn Health Welcomes Dr. Perez

UConn Health is pleased to welcome Dr. Maritza Perez to the Department of Dermatology. Dr. Perez brings with her a wealth of clinical and teaching experience. She specializes in Mohs surgery and her clinical interests include rosacea, skin cancer, excision of benign and malignant lesions, laser vein therapy for the face and body, and total skin ablation.

Dr. Perez is the recipient of numerous clinical and teaching awards including the Teacher of the Year Award from St. Luke's-Roosevelt Medical Center, Columbia University and the Leaders of Distinction Award in the Field of Aesthetics from OCAC. She has authored a book and also published over a hundred articles that have appeared in a variety of medical journals. Dr. Perez is currently seeing patients in Farmington. Request an appointment with Dr. Perez.

Maritza Perez, M.D.