Dr. William Claiborne, MD


Physician
Dermatology

Specialty

Cosmetic Dermatology,
Dermatologic Surgery,
Pediatric Dermatology

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MD Claiborne & Associates
1477 Louisiana Avenue
Suite 100
New Orleans, Louisiana 70115
For an appointment, call (504) 895-4339
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About Dr. William Claiborne, MD

Dr. William C.C. Claiborne, MD is a Board-Certified dermatologist providing care to patients in New Orleans, Louisiana at MD Claiborne & Associates.

In his final year of training, Dr. Claiborne served as Cosmetic Chief Resident and oversaw Tulane Dermatology’s cosmetic clinic and resident aesthetic education.

He is a staff dermatologist at Touro Infirmary and is awaiting privileges at Ochsner Baptist and Saint Bernard Parish Hospital.

Conditions Treated

Acne
Actinic Keratoses (AKs)
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Hair Loss (Balding)
Seborrheic Keratosis
Warts
Aging Skin & Wrinkles
Atopic Dermatitis
Psoriasis
Rosacea
Skin Cancer
Fungal Nail Infection (Onychomycosis)

Procedures & Services

Botulinum Toxin for Cosmetic Uses
Cosmeceuticals
Dysport®
Laser Hair Removal
Laser Skin Rejuvenation
Phototherapy for Psoriasis
Biologic Medications for Psoriasis
Botox® Cosmetic
Dermal Fillers (Soft Tissue Augmentation)
Kybella®
Laser Treatment for Spider Veins
Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis

Tips & Wisdom

Sunscreens
Choosing a sunscreen with the right ingredients is critical for success! I recommend a physical sunscreen with either titanium dioxide or zinc oxide to provide superior UVA coverage, which is largely responsible for premature aging and skin cancer. 

Patient Education Resources

How can a dermatologist make me appear more youthful?
A dermatologist can make you appear more youthful by using a variety of treatments, such as:Topical creams and serums that contain ingredients like retinoids and hyaluronic acid to improve skin textur...
How can Botox® improve my appearance?
Botox® (botulinum toxin type A) is a medication that is primarily used to temporarily paralyze specific muscles in the face and body.It is most often used to improve the appearance of wrinkles and...
How do biologics work to treat my eczema?
Biologics are a class of medications that can be used to treat eczema, a chronic skin condition characterized by inflammation and itching. Biologics work by targeting specific parts of the immune syst...
What is the treatment for nail fungus?
Treatment for nail fungus (onychomycosis) can be challenging, as the fungus can be difficult to eliminate and may recur. Treatment options include:Topical antifungal medication: Over-the-counter antif...
What is the treatment for skin cancer?
Treatment for skin cancer will depend on the type and stage of the cancer, as well as the location and size of the tumor, and the patient's overall health. The main treatment options for skin canc...

Education & Training

Dr. Claiborne is a graduate of Isidore Newman School and Washington & Lee University. He attended LSU-New Orleans School of Medicine and LSU School of Public Health and graduated at the top of his class, receiving both a Doctor of Medicine and a Master of Public Health degree. 

Following medical school, Dr. Claiborne completed his Internal Medicine internship at LSU-New Orleans.

MD Claiborne & Associates

At MD Claiborne & Associates, our team of board-certified dermatologists are expertly trained in lasers and their application for medical and cosmetic uses. From treatment of fine lines and wrinkles to removing scars and unwanted hair lasers, lasers are a fast, effective way to make your skin radiant again.

Surgical treatment may be recommended or medically necessary to improve the health and appearance of your skin, hair, or nails. Dr. Claiborne offers a variety of procedures, including advanced minimally and non-invasive treatment options.