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Diamondis Papadopoulos

Diamondis Papadopoulos, MD

Name:

Diamondis “Mundy” J. Papadopoulos, MD

Email:

mohs@metroderm.org  

Undergrad Institution; Degree and Major:

-

Medical School:

University of Athens (Greece)

In practice since:

1989

Your Specialty:

Dermatology – MOHS Surgery

Where and for how many years did you train AFTER medical school:

Emory University Affiliated Hospitals

  • Pediatrics     1983-1986 (Board Certified)
  • Dermatology 1986-1989 (Board Certified)
  • MOHS Micrographic Surgical Fellowship 1992-1993 (Scripps Clinic Research Foundation)        

How did you choose your specialty?

  • Interest in cutaneous disease
  • Fantastic mentors
  • Opportunity
  • Commitment to the study of cutaneous oncology
  • Lifestyle

What do you like MOST, and like LEAST, about your specialty?

MOST – I like the visual aspect of my work and the ability to quickly diagnose a condition by quick visualization of the dermatologic problem.

LEAST – I dislike the feeling by some patients that what we do is not as important from a health perspective as compared to other specialties.

In your opinion, what attributes are important in anyone choosing this specialty?

  • Visual learner
  • Great communicator
  • Appreciate taking care of elderly patients
  • Ability to take care of cosmetic issues

Hobbies/special interests:

  • Cooking
  • Traveling
  • History
  • Exercise