We understand how complex it can be to care for your pet’s dermatological issues. Our board-certified specialists are leaders in the diagnosis and treatment of a wide range of skin, ear, and allergic conditions.

A Better Life

Our Dermatology Service is dedicated to providing exceptional, compassionate care for patients affected by skin, ear, and allergic conditions. Staffed and equipped to manage a multitude of skin conditions in both small and large animals, we work closely with other specialists in the Veterinary Medicine Teaching Hospital when needed to ensure a comprehensive medical work-up for every patient. Our desire is to be the preferred veterinary dermatology referral center in the region and timely communication is our commitment. We look forward to assisting you and your pet in times of need.

Your Care Team

Our clinical faculty and support staff are focused on providing the most progressive dermatological care for our patients, supporting our referring veterinarians, and training the next generation of veterinarians in Texas.



Adam P. Patterson

Clinical Associate Professor/Chief of Dermatology
Alison Diesel 8×10

Alison B. Diesel

Clinical Associate Professor

Technicians & Staff

Amanda Friedeck

Amanda L. Friedeck

Veterinary Technician B.S. LVT, VTS (Dermatology)