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Alan B. Fleischer Jr., MD

Professor of Clinical

Residency Program Director

Dermatology | College of Medicine

Education/Credentials
  • Bachelor of Arts: University of Missouri-Columbia
  • MD: University of Missouri-Columbia
  • Residency: University of North Carolina
  • Residency: University of North Carolina
Board Certifications & Licenses

American Board of Dermatology (Certification Date: 19911104) - (Recertification Date: 20090615)

Specialties

Dermatology

Research Interests

Hidradenitis Suppurativa, General Dermatology

Contact Information

Clinical Interests

Dermatology

Acne (Blackheads)

Actinic Keratosis (Solar Keratosis)

Eczema (Atopic Dermatitis)

Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Moles

Pruritus (Itchy skin)

Psoriasis

Urticaria (Hives and angioedema)

Peer Reviewed Publications

He, Alice; Feldman, Steven R; Fleischer, Alan B 2018. Trends in Atopic Dermatitis Management: Comparison of 1990-1997 to 2003-2012. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD, 17 2, 135-140

McGregor, Sean P; Alinia, Hossein; Snyder, Alyson; Tuchayi, Sara Moradi; Fleischer, Alan; Feldman, Steven R 2018. A Review of the Current Modalities for the Treatment of Papulopustular Rosacea. Dermatologic clinics, 36 2, 135-150

Austin, Brett A; Fleischer, Alan B 2017. The extinction of topical erythromycin therapy for acne vulgaris and concern for the future of topical clindamycin. The Journal of dermatological treatment, 28 2, 145-148

Fleischer, Alan B 2017. Characterization of obesity rates for dermatologic ambulatory office visits to United States physicians. The Journal of dermatological treatment, 28 2, 181-185

Wetzel, Margaret E; Fleischer, Alan B 2017. Factors affecting the rise of treatment of resistant bacteria in skin and soft tissue infections in the United States: 1993-2012. The Journal of dermatological treatment, 28 5, 417-421

Pongcharoen, P; Fleischer, A B 2016. An evidence-based review of systemic treatments for itch. European journal of pain (London, England), 20 1, 24-31

Abokwidir, Manal; Fleischer, Alan B 2015. Additional evidence that rosacea pathogenesis may involve demodex: new information from the topical efficacy of ivermectin and praziquantel. Dermatology online journal, 21 9,

Abokwidir, Manal; Fleischer, Alan B 2015. An emerging treatment: Topical ivermectin for papulopustular rosacea. The Journal of dermatological treatment, 26 4, 379-80

Aslam, Imran; Fleischer, Alan; Feldman, Steve 2015. Emerging drugs for the treatment of acne. Expert opinion on emerging drugs, 20 1, 91-101

Kuo, Sandy; Huang, Karen E; Davis, Scott A; Feldman, Steven R 2015. The rosacea patient journey: a novel approach to conceptualizing patient experiences. Cutis, 95 1, 37-43

Taheri, Arash; Davis, Scott A; Huang, Karen E; Feldman, Steven R 2015. Onychomycosis treatment in the United States. Cutis, 95 5, E15-21

Hartel, Jennifer; Huang, Karen E; Taheri, Arash; Sandoval, Laura F; Davis, Scott A; Feldman, Steven R; Huang, William W 2014. Are patients willing to participate in surveys? The Journal of dermatological treatment, 25 5, 365-6

Huang, Karen E; Davis, Scott A; Cantrell, Jacob; Feldman, Scott R 2014. Increasing use of non-traditional vehicles for psoriasis and other inflammatory skin conditions. Dermatology online journal, 20 9,

Huang, Karen E; Milliron, Brandy-Joe; Davis, Scott A; Feldman, Steven R 2014. Surge in US outpatient vitamin D deficiency diagnoses: National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey analysis. Southern medical journal, 107 4, 214-7

Kannangara, Ajith P; Yosipovitch, Gil; Fleischer, Alan B 2014. Proposed classification for Koebner, Wolf isotopic, Renbok, Koebner nonreaction, isotopic nonreaction and other related phenomen. Dermatology online journal, 20 11,

O'Neill, Jenna L; Shutty, Brandon; Sun Lee, Yun; Solomon, James A; Patel, Nikita; Davis, Scott A; Taheri, Arash; Huang, Karen E; Landis, Erin T; Robins, Douglas N; Williford, Philip M; Feldman, Steven R; Pearce, Daniel J 2014. Comparing demographic characteristics and adverse event rates at two dermatologic surgery practices. Journal of cutaneous medicine and surgery, 18 5, 337-40

Sandoval, Laura F; Huang, Karen E; Davis, Scott A; Feldman, Steven R; Taylor, Sarah L 2014. Trends in the Use of Neurotoxins and Dermal Fillers by US Physicians. The Journal of clinical and aesthetic dermatology, 7 9, 14-9

Shaw, Matthew K; Davis, Scott A; Fleischer, Alan B; Feldman, Steven R 2014. The duration of office visits in the United States, 1993 to 2010. The American journal of managed care, 20 10, 820-6

Shaw, Meredith K; Davis, Scott A; Feldman, Steven R; Fleischer, Alan B 2014. Trends in systemic psoriasis treatment therapies from 1993 through 2010. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD, 13 8, 917-20

Stein, Linda; Kircik, Leon; Fowler, Joseph; Tan, Jerry; Draelos, Zoe; Fleischer, Alan; Appell, Melanie; Steinhoff, Martin; Lynde, Charles; Liu, Hong; Jacovella, Jean 2014. Efficacy and safety of ivermectin 1% cream in treatment of papulopustular rosacea: results of two randomized, double-blind, vehicle-controlled pivotal studies. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD, 13 3, 316-23

Mireku, Kenyatta; Huang, Karen E; Narahari, Swetha; Davis, Scott A; Feldman, Steven R 2013. Psoriasis treatments by payment type in the US outpatient office setting. Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD, 12 10, 1095-7

Fleischer, A B 1993. Pruritus in the elderly: management by senior dermatologists. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, 28 4, 603-9

Lin, Hsien-Chang; Alamdari, Habibollah S; Huang, Karen E; Gustafson, Cheryl J; Davis, Scott A; Balkrishnan, Rajesh; Feldman, Steven R . Prevalence of psoriasis and rosacea comorbidities in the outpatient setting. Journal of cutaneous medicine and surgery, 17 5, 295-8

Udechukwu, Nneka S; Fleischer, Alan B . Higher Risk of Care for Hidradenitis Suppurativa in African American and Non-Hispanic Patients in the United States. Journal of the National Medical Association, 109 1, 44-48