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Antoinette F. Hood , MD

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    • Andrews Hall

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      As a Professor of Dermatology and Pathology, Chair of the Department of Dermatology and Director of the Dermatopathology, Dr. Hood cares for patients with a wide variety of medical dermatologic conditions.   In addition to seeing and treating patients in the clinic, she also provide histologic diagnoses of skin and mucous membrane tissue biopsies to physicians throughout the region and across the country. 


      Dr. Hood's academic interests include dermatopathology, the cutaneous complications of chemotherapy and immunosuppression, drug reactions, and medical education.   She has published over 150 peer-reviewed articles and co-authored four books. 


      Medical Education: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

      Internship Training: Vanderbilt University, Nashville, TN

      Resident Training: Harvard University, Cambridge, MA

      Board Certification: Dermatology & Dermatopathology


      Practice Location(s):

      Andrews Hall
      721 Fairfax Ave, Suite 200                            
      Norfolk, VA 23507                                                    
      Phone: (757) 446-5629                                          
      Fax: (757) 446-6000



      American Board of Dermatology, Past Executive Director
      American Academy of Dermatology, Past Director & Vice President
      American Society of Dermatopathology, Past Secretary-Treasurer & President
      Association of Professors of Dermatology, Member
      Tidewater Dermatology Society, Member 
      American Medical Association, Member
      Society of Investigative Dermatology, Member