Virtual Visits for Medical Dermatology Through United Skin Specialists

At United Skin Specialists, we know how busy the lives of our patients can be. With our virtual dermatology visits, we can provide you access to our board-certified dermatologists easier, faster and more conveniently than ever before. This “virtual visit” is similar to an in-office appointment with dermatologists you trust, and available when you need it most.

We can consult online for thousands of skin, hair and nail conditions that require urgent attention but are non-emergency. This service is for medical dermatology appointments only and cannot be used for cosmetic dermatology consultations.

Benefits of Our Virtual Dermatology Visits:

  • Dermatologic virtual visits completed by one of our board certified dermatologists online – and on your time
  • Set-up a virtual dermatology visit for yourself, your child, or another dependent
  • Receive a personalized treatment plan within 3 business days
  • Prescriptions sent to your preferred pharmacy for pick-up
  • Affordable at $99 out-of-pocket per visit

Start Your Virtual Visit in 3 Simple Steps:

Your virtual visit can be started through our browser-based system or by downloading our new mobile dermatology app. Once there, you’ll follow these steps to start your virtual visit:


1. Create Account

Provide details about your skin condition and medical history.


2. Upload Photos

Take photos of your current condition and upload to our secure platform.


3. Get Treatment

Receive a diagnosis and personalized treatment plan.


You can also use our mobile app, found in the Google Play Store or Apple App Store. Search for United Skin to download the app today!

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Frequently Asked Questions

Are Virtual Visits Only Available for Certain Conditions?
We can diagnose over 3,000 skin, hair and nail conditions via our online dermatology care. The most common conditions we treat are acne, suspicious moles, rosacea, eczema and psoriasis.

Can a Virtual Visit be used for Cosmetic Dermatology Consultations?
No. Virtual Visits are only to diagnosis medical dermatology conditions. For all cosmetic dermatology consultations, please call one of our cosmetic dermatology clinics in your area.

How Much Does an Online Dermatology Visit Cost?
The cost of an online visit is $99, which includes the diagnosis, personalized treatment plan and prescription routing to your pharmacy. The fee does not cover the cost of the prescription(s).

Is This Service Covered by Insurance?
Virtual visits are typically not covered by insurance plans. You can use any major credit card, or use the convenient forms provided in the online visit to submit for your Health Spending Account (HSA), Health Reimbursement Account (HRA) or Flexible Spending Account (FSA) to pay for treatment.

Who Can I Schedule a Virtual Visit For?
You can schedule an online dermatology visit for yourself or a member of your family including children over age 8. Children younger than 8 need to be seen by our dermatologists in one of our clinics. Find the clinic nearest you by visiting our Practices’ page.

How Soon Can I Expect a Diagnosis?
You will receive a diagnosis in 3 business days or sooner and typically in less than 24 hours. You can receive counseling from the dermatologist for up to 30 days concerning the diagnosis and treatment for a single condition.

What If I Need a Skin Biopsy or In-Office Procedure?
If your doctor determines that an in-office procedure is needed, please visit our Practices’ page to find a clinic nearest you to schedule an appointment as soon as possible. Additional visit costs or insurance claims will apply.

Are My Personal Health Information and Photos Kept Confidential?
Yes! Our online dermatology care platform is secure and 100% HIPAA and HITECH compliant.