Dr. Jean-Denis Boucher, MD, FAAD
Dermatologist12602 Toepperwein Road San Antonio Texas, 78233
Dr. Jean-Denis Boucher is a dermatologist practicing in San Antonio, Texas. Dr. Boucher specializes in skin care. Dermatologists evaluate and manage both common and uncommon skin conditions. These conditions include acne, psoriasis, warts, skin infections, atopic dermatitis, herpes simplex and more. Dermatologists are also experts in more complex skin diseases like impetigo, hidradenitis and milaria. Dr. Boucher diagnoses skin problems and develops unique treatments plans for each individual patient.
Education and Training
Université de Montréal
Université de Montréal Faculté de Médecine M.D. 1978
American Board of Dermatology- Dermatology
DermatologyAmerican Board of DermatologyABD
Dr. Jean-Denis Boucher, MD, FAAD's Expert Contributions
It can help, not guaranteed. It was designed for hair follicles biopsy and removal of velus hair. READ MORE
A variant of acne name Hidradenitis Suppurativa. The cause is unknown. READ MORE
No, excision or laser vaporization would leave a scar that can be minimum. READ MORE
No READ MORE
Vary from one patient to another. Can be a few months to few years READ MORE
Yes, you need to be evaluated by a dermatologist. You may need prescriptive medicine, topical, antibiotics, or other treatments available for severe acne. READ MORE
Permanent hair removal means no hair regrowth within one year. The cost is about the same price as doing electrolysis weekly for a year. Laser reduces the number of hair removal sessions. READ MORE
This is genetic related. Recessive gene. READ MORE
Not harmful, though it can cause allergic reactions in the skin. Can also cross react with Sulfa drug. Can also stain clothing, that’s why we don’t use it anymore. READ MORE
Need to be seen by a dermatologist. On your neck, it can be pseudoacanthosis nigricans that can be associated with diabetes or near-coming diabetes. On the elbow, it can be a cutaneous pad (hyperkeratosis) that needs a deep moisturizer. READ MORE
Without seeing it, it’s difficult to answer. Thickening of nails can be related to poor circulation or fungus. Discoloration can be related to skin color. Development of an early mole under the nail, beginning of a fungal or bacterial infection or even a melanoma. READ MORE
These are scars that need to be treated as such. READ MORE
Multiple treatments available: -Microdermabrasion -Microneedling -Suscitions -Fillers -Radiofrequency -Focus ultrasound -Ect., or a combination of the above READ MORE
Will do no harm but may not be effective READ MORE
Keep the area clean, apply neosporin orpolysporin ointment. READ MORE
It will dry it more READ MORE
ABCD A : lesion asymmetric B : border irregular C : Color change especially black READ MORE
Cétacé soap substitute, apply moisturizer cétacé on wet skin READ MORE
Yes. Need antibiotics. READ MORE
Improperly administered can cause burns, post-inflammatory hyper-pigmentation and hypo-pigmentation, even scarring. READ MORE
Areas of expertise and specialization
- General Dermatology
- Basic Dermatology Surgery
- Superficial Radiation Treatment For Bcc Scc And Keloid
- Immunotherapy For Warts
- Acne Treatment
- Rosacea Treatment
- Psoriasis Treatment
- Eczema Treatment
- Fellow American Dermatology
- Professional Member American Society for Mohs Surgery
- Professional Member American Society for Oncology
- with other physiciansCompounding Guide Book1988
- Universit de Montral
Professional Society Memberships
- Dermatology Associates of San Antonio
Articles and Publications
- Has Articles Published in Journals, Authored, Guides for Deratological Compounding Surgery
What do you attribute your success to?
- Treating the Patient as You Would Want to be Treated
Hobbies / Sports
- Outdoor Activities
Favorite professional publications
- Journal of Dermatology
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- Is Rosacea a Lifelong Skin Condition?
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- What to Expect at Your First Visit to a Dermatologist
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- What Are Warts?
Warts are small growths on the skin that are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV). These warts may develop on different parts of the body. They are most commonly seen in children between the ages of 12-16 years old. Most of these warts disappear within a few months, while some of them may...
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