Corey L. Hartman, MD, is the founder and medical director of Skin Wellness Dermatology in Birmingham, Alabama. He is Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of Alabama School of Medicine.
A native of New Orleans, Dr. Hartman attended Emory University graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. After earning a doctorate of medicine from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, he completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Tulane University Medical Center and a residency in Dermatology at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Dr. Hartman is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
During his training, Dr. Hartman traveled to study at UCLA and Howard University, where he was an apprentice with experts in cosmetic procedures for all skin types. This knowledge has provided the basis for expertise in tailoring dermatologic surgery and cosmetic procedures that are safe and effective for patients from many diverse backgrounds.
Dr. Hartman has a special interest in Dermatologic Surgery, Injectables, Hair Restoration and Laser Dermatology. He frequently speaks on cosmetic procedures and social media marketing in dermatology at meetings around the country. His injectable skills have earned him the honor of being named an Allergan Advanced Injector Trainer and he is a speaker for Skinceuticals and Scientis, two leading skincare brands. In 2011, Skin Wellness Dermatology was honored with the Startup Business of the Year Award by the Birmingham Business Alliance. Dr. Hartman is a member of the Leadership Birmingham Class of 2014. Dr. Hartman was voted the 2016 Best of Birmingham: Dermatologist by the readers of Birmingham Magazine and the 2018 Best Dermatologist by the readers of About Town Magazine. Most recently in 2020, Dr. Hartman was named physician spokesman and brand ambassador for iconic Old Spice’s skin care lines for men. He also serves on the Advisory Boards for Men’s Health Magazine, Allergan Aesthetics, Galderma Aesthetics and Revision Skin Care. Most recently, Dr. Hartman was named to the Board of Directors of the Skin of Color Society.
Since 2016, Dr. Hartman has served as preceptor at his alma mater, the UAB School of Medicine Department of Dermatology. Cosmetic instruction for third-year residents comes directly from Dr. Hartman and Skin Wellness Dermatology. This prestigious honor reflects the trust and confidence in Dr. Hartman’s cosmetic dermatology skills as well as his commitment to the current and future community of dermatology.
Dr. Hartman is committed to the Birmingham community through his membership in Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Board of Directors of the Oasis Counseling Center and the Oakworth Capital Bank Central Alabama Advisory Board. He lives in Homewood with his wife, Dr. Erika B. Hartman and their children, Grant and Helen. When he’s not in the office he enjoys tennis, traveling, exploring new cultures and spending time with family and friends.
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Skin of color patients comprise the majority in California, New Mexico and Texas…and soon will be the majority in Arizona, Nevada, Georgia, New York and Florida.
By 2042, more than 50% of the US population will have skin of color.