Daniel S. Achtman, MD

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Patients describe Dr. Achtman as a caring, personable individual who takes the time to listen. He believes that communication is an essential part of quality care, and he considers every patient to be a dear friend. He wants to understand the medical concerns and aesthetic goals of a patient before recommending a course of treatment, because he recognizes that each person is unique, and so is our skin.

Dr. Daniel Achtman is a board-certified Dermatologist, proudly serving residents of Plano, Texas, and surrounding communities. He has been providing excellent services for the diagnosis and surgical treatment of medical conditions such as skin cancers, acne, rosacea, scar revisions, and skin rashes since 1988.

Dr. Achtman attended medical school at the respected McMaster University Toronto, Canada, graduating in 1983. He then went on to serve an internship and residency with Wellesley Hospital. He also studied at The University of Texas Southwestern (UTSW) Medical Center in Dallas, where he served as Chief Resident in the Department of Dermatology.

Dedicated to providing the best, cutting-edge treatment for his patients, Dr. Achtman has completed extensive postgraduate education. He has studied with some of the best-known dermatologists in the country, attending programs in Los Angeles, New York, Las Vegas, and Washington D.C. He is an active member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and a widely respected physician. Many in the field consider Dr. Achtman to be a leading expert in the diagnosis and treatment of various skin cancers.

Dr. Achtman has extensive training and experience in cosmetic enhancement techniques. His expertise includes muscle relaxation with Botox® or Dysport® (see the below video), facial and lip reshaping with fillers such as Juvéderm®, Restylane®, Perlane®, and Radiesse® and more. He is well known in the field for creating the most beautiful and natural looking results of non-surgical lip augmentation procedures.

Patients describe Dr. Achtman as a caring, personable individual who takes the time to listen. He believes that communication is an essential part of quality care, and he considers every patient to be a dear friend. He wants to understand the medical concerns and aesthetic goals of a patient before recommending a course of treatment, because he recognizes that each person is unique, and so is our skin.

You will find Dr. Achtman to be a talented, friendly, and cheerful physician with a wonderful personality and an unwavering commitment to excellence.