Debra A. Coats-Walton, MD is a native Washingtonian. She is a proud graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine. She received her Bachelor of Science degrees from North Carolina Central University and from Howard University with honors.  In 1995, she completed her Dermatology Residency at the Washington Hospital Center.  In 1997, Dr. Coats-Walton continued her career in Dermatology at the National Institutes of Health, National Cancer Institute, completing a Dermatology Fellowship in Pigment Cell Research as a Lieutenant Commander with the Public Health Service.

Currently, Dr. Walton is the Medical Director of the Aesthetic Dermatology & Dermatologic Surgery Center in Bowie, Maryland. She is also an Attending Physician at the Washington Hospital Center and serves as a Faculty Member for the Howard University College of Medicine, Department of Community Health and Family Practice.

Dr. Walton holds the following honors and memberships of the following societies:

  • Diplomate of the American Academy of Dermatology (Board certified in 1997 and re-certified in September, 2006)
  • Member, Women's Dermatology Society
  • Member, Washington DC Dermatological Society
  • Member, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Member, Leader's Society American Academy of Dermatology
  • Member, International Society for Cosmetic and Laser Surgery
  • Voted America's Top Physician 2005, 2006
  • Galderma Pharmaceutical Advisory Board
  • Valeant Pharmaceutical Advisory Board
  • Member, Pigment Cell Interest Group, NIH
  • Member, Osler Garrison Honorary Society
    Georgetown University School of Medicine
  • Member, Howard University College of Allied
    Health Sciences Honorary Society

Dr. Walton currently resides in Washington, DC, is happily married and has one daughter.


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