Dr. William Claiborne, MD



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

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

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

Procedures & Services

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

Tips & Wisdom

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

Does Coolsculpting® really work?
CoolSculpting® is a non-surgical, non-invasive procedure that uses a device to cool targeted areas of fat, causing the fat cells to freeze and die. Over time, the body naturally eliminates these d...
Does it cost more to get a tattoo or to have it removed?
The cost of getting a tattoo and the cost of having it removed can vary depending on several factors such as the size, location, and complexity of the tattoo, as well as the experience and reputation ...
Does the acne on my back and chest require different treatment from the acne on my face?
Truncal acne, which refers to acne that occurs on the trunk of the body (such as the chest and back), may require a slightly different treatment approach than facial acne. This is because the skin on ...
How can I reduce the skin redness caused by rosacea?
There are several ways to reduce the skin redness caused by rosacea:Avoiding triggers: Triggers such as sun exposure, wind, high temperatures, stress, spicy foods, and alcohol, can worsen the symptoms...
What are the possible treatments for my actinic keratoses?
Actinic keratoses (AKs) are precancerous skin lesions that can develop into squamous cell carcinoma, a type of skin cancer. Treatment options for AKs include:Cryotherapy: This procedure involves freez...

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.