Welcome to Affiliated Dermatologists

Welcome to Affiliated Dermatologists, Your Dermatologists in Richmond, Virginia

At Affiliated Dermatologists of Virginia, we are committed to providing you with compassion and excellence for all your skin care needs. Our doctors, nurses and office staff work every day with your care in mind. We strive to treat each patient’s dermatology needs with clinical excellence and to treat each patient with compassion. We offer diagnosis and treatment for: acne, warts, moles, psoriasis, eczema, hair and nail disease, skin cancers, leg veins, rosacea, skin tags, and all other skin-related conditions.

Our dermatologists are all Board-Certified in Dermatology and fellows of the American Academy of Dermatology. They are qualified to address all general, medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology and dermatology procedures.

All of our Cosmetic and Laser procedures are performed by physicians or qualified medical personnel under the direct supervision of a Dermatologist. We offer the latest in skin rejuvenation procedures and top of the line skin care products. Lasers are medical devices which require medical training and knowledge for safe and effective operation. Discount laser clinics might offer lower fees or faster treatment times, but they will not be able to offer you the same safe level of medical expertise provided by a reputable dermatology office.

Affiliated Dermatologists of Virginia continues to grow thanks to the support and referrals of our patients. 

 


We are very excited to welcome Erica A. Brotzman, D.O. to our Dermatology Family! Dr. Brotzman is a graduate of the University of Richmond and Virginia Commonwealth University. She completed her Residency at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals Cleveland Medical Center in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Brotzman will be available to see general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology patients beginning October, 2021. Congratulations to her as well for passing her Boards!



Meet Our Medical Providers

  • Shelley K. Hoover
    M.D., PH.D., F.A.A.D.

    Dr. Hoover is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (FAAD). She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from Metropolitan State College in Denver, Colorado. She then earned a Master’s Degree and PhD from the University of Colorado in Boulder, Colorado, majoring in Microbiology and Immunology.

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  • Julie Thao Tran
    M.D., F.A.A.D.

    Dr. Tran is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Tran obtained both her undergraduate degree as an Echols Scholar, and her medical degree with Alpha Omega Alpha honor from the University of Virginia. 

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  • Diem N. Wu
    M.D., F.A.A.D.

    Dr. Wu is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon. She is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She received both her undergraduate and medical degrees from the University of Virginia, where she was an Echols Scholar and member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.

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  • Donna Hepper
    M.D., F.A.A.D

    Dr. Hepper grew up in Columbus, Ohio. She attended the University of Virginia for her undergraduate degree and graduated Phi Beta Kappa. She then completed medical school at Vanderbilt University as a Canby Robinson Scholar and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. 

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  • Erica Brotzman
    D.O.

    Dr. Brotzman was born and raised in Richmond, VA and is excited to return to her hometown to practice dermatology.  She obtained her undergraduate BS degree in Biology from University of Richmond and then completed a graduate certificate program at Virginia Commonwealth University.  For medical school, she graduated first in her class from Campbell University School of Osteopathic Medicine in Buies Creek, North Carolina.  

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CONTACT INFORMATION

  • 7813 Shrader Road Henrico, VA 23294
  • Main Office: (804) 264-4545
  • Fax: (804) 264-4260
  • Email: [email protected]


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Affiliated Dermatologists of Virginia is now accepting new patients.

Urgent and New patient appointments generally available within 24 hours.

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Hours of Operation

Our Regular Schedule

Monday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Tuesday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Wednesday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Thursday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Friday:

8:00 AM-5:00 PM

Saturday:

Closed

Sunday:

Closed


The office will be closed on Thursday, November 25, 2021 in observance of Thanksgiving

                                                             Business Hours 

Monday-Friday
8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Phone lines open
Monday-Friday 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Affiliated Dermatologists of Virginia is committed to providing a safe environment for all patients and staff. We are closely following and adhering to the CDC guidelines for infection prevention and sterilization.  We ask that if you are experiencing symptoms such as a fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell, or have been in close or recent contact with anyone displaying these symptoms, you reschedule your appointment. Additionally, if you have an underlying medical condition that puts you at risk for contracting COVID-19, or you have traveled in the last 14 days, we ask that you reschedule your appointment. Call 911 or go to the nearest emergency room for any life-threatening conditions. Please contact your pharmacy for prescription refills. 

**Please wear a protective face covering for the duration of your time in the office                            EVEN if you have received both doses of the vaccine***

For more information on COVID-19: http://www.cdc.gov/COVID19