About the Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermalogic Surgery

The Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, established in May 1958, is a statewide association, with a current membership of over 160 physicians, that strives to enhance the quality of human life by supporting an environment in which dermatologists can provide the highest quality of care.

The GSD provides representation to the Medical Association of Georgia and the American Academy of Dermatology.

All Georgia dermatologists are encouraged to be actively involved in GSD. We are open to your suggestions and comments. If you are a dermatologist in Georgia and currently not a member, we strongly urge you to join today! There is strength in numbers and we need the support of all active dermatologists to continue our efforts.

Vision Statement
The Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery strives to enhance the quality of human life by supporting an environment in which dermatologists can provide the highest quality of care.

Mission Statement
The Georgia Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery shall promote the practice of quality medical and surgical dermatology, as well as dermatopathology, by supporting a collegial environment in which the dermatologists, dermatologic surgeons and dermatopathologists throughout the state of Georgia shall interact to:
  • Further education
  • Promote skin health and patient access to quality care, and
  • Organize politically to ensure that the highest quality of dermatologic care remains available in our state and in our country.