Dermatology is the science that is concerned with the diagnosis and treatment of diseases of the skin, hair and nails. Dermatologists are medical doctors who train in this area for many years, making them the experts in all things related to skin, hair, and nails. The capacity of the skin and its associated conditions to stir up an intrinsic fascination seems limitless. With around 2000 estimated diagnoses, dermatology boasts an unmatched abundance of clinical variety. From the neonate afflicted by a genodermatosis to the elderly patient with skin cancer, the scope of dermatology is broad and tremendously varied, and progression within this specialty has the potential to significantly enhance all aspects of patient care.