AllPhases Dermatology is a full-service dermatology practice under the direction of Dr. Yvette Appiah. We offer treatment for chronic conditions of the skin, hair and nails, preventive measures and cosmetic enhancements. Beautiful, healthy skin is a premium yet completely attainable commodity today. Our practice stands ready to assist you in overcoming your skin challenges and unlocking the full power of beautiful skin.
Colleagues describe Dr. Yvette Appiah as a unique combination of left-brain logic and right-brain creativity. The assets that earn her this compliment also serve her well in the medical field of dermatology.
Dr. Appiah graduated from the Pritzer School of Medicine at University of Chicago and completed a preliminary year of medicine at the University of Chicago Hospitals. She received her dermatology training at the University of Pennsylvania in general medical and surgical dermatology, pediatric dermatology and cosmetic dermatology procedures. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Medical Association and the Virginia Medical Association. Dr. Appiah is currently on staff at the Inova Alexandria Hospital.
Dr. Appiah's main focus is providing options for all skin types for all skin problems. Patients with ethnic skin are especially pleased with the innovative treatments she employs in managing skin diseases which have traditionally posed a challenge in their management.
At AllPhases Dermatology, we distinguish ourselves from the traditional medical practice in several ways.
- We Believe Every Individual can have Radiant, Healthy Skin
- THEREFORE: We take a results-driven, individualized approach to skin care, carefully examining each patient's needs and condition, before tailoring personalized treatment programs to fit the preferences and busy schedules of our patients.
- We Believe Success with Skin Care Requires Full Partnership with the Patient
- THEREFORE: We empower our patients with accurate information, allowing them to be active co-managers of their skin condition and to anticipate the effectiveness of their treatment. We eagerly engage our patients in a continuous open dialogue where they shed their inhibitions and entrust their most valuable asset- their health - in us.
- We Believe Dermatology Expertise should be First-rate
- THEREFORE: We strive to complement medical integrity with aesthetic diligence. We take pride in the professional quality of our service and insist on delivering uncompromising, reliable, attentive and compassionate care that adheres to the highest of standards. We are also cued into the latest scientific-based developments, applications and therapies in dermatology so that we can offer our patients the best, most technologically-advanced alternatives.
- We Believe our Reputation is our Biggest Asset
- THEREFORE: We zealously prove our abilities with each patient encounter and favor forging quality, long-term relationships with our patients as we guide them through realistic expectations and satisfying outcomes. We are as proud of the volume of repeat business as we are of the fact that many of our new patients seek our care as a result of personal referrals and testimonials from friends and family members.
- We Believe Healthcare Delivery Need not be Intimidating or Clinical
- THEREFORE: We offer a pleasant experience for our patients in modern, relaxed and aesthetically-pleasing settings, from a warm and courteous staff, genuinely vested in the health of each patient.