Matthew Barrows, MD
Medical Director & Dermatologist
Dr. Matthew D. Barrows is a board-certified Dermatologist specializing in general dermatology as well as skin cancer detection, prevention and treatment. He opened his first practice in 1996 and then later expanded to multiple locations throughout North Texas. He is considered a foremost expert in the field of dermatology and is known for his expertise in performing Mohs micrographic surgery, a highly specialized procedure used to remove cancerous lesions from the skin. His dermatology practice is equipped with the latest advancements in laser technology to treat common skin conditions such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema, as well as cosmetically in the form of laser skin tightening and laser skin resurfacing. His team of skilled and trained practitioners are able to diagnose, treat, and maintain countless everyday skin conditions effectively and safely.
EDUCATION AND TRAINING
Dr. Barrows was raised in West Texas and graduated with a Bachelor of Science from the University of Texas of the Permian Basin in Odessa. He earned his medical degree at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock where he was recognized with the Alpha Omega Alpha Honorary Medical Society Award. Dr. Barrows then completed a General Surgery internship in the Department of Surgery at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, followed by a year of research in the Department of Dermatology where he served as Chief Resident. Dr. Barrows is licensed in the state of Texas and has been board-certified in Dermatology since 1996.
ORGANIZATIONS AND MEMBERSHIPS
Dr. Barrows participates in numerous professional organizations and societies including:
- American Board of Dermatology
- American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
- American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
- Fellow of the American Society for Mohs Micrographic Surgery
- Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology
- Texas Medical Association
- Texas Dermatological Society
- American Medical Association
- Collin County Medical Society