Richard Krathen, MD, FAAD, FACMS

Primary Specialties:
  • Dermatology  (Board Certified)

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  • Education


    Medical School:

    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


    Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX


    Dayton Skin Surgery Center, Dayton, OH

    Board Certification:

    American Academy of Dermatology; American College of Mohs Surgery

    Areas of Interest

    • Comprehensive skin care
    • Specializing in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer

  • Research & Publications

    Research & Publications

    Obtaining thin and complete Mohs layers using the methylene blue staining technique. McCallister M, Krishnan RS, Desai RS, Krathen R, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Surg. 2011 Jul;37(7):1026-7.

    Commentary: scalp biopsy. Krathen R. Dermatol Surg. 2010 Aug;36(8):1313.

    Island pedicle flap for alar defects. Krathen RA, Meunnich E, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Surg. 2010 Mar;36(3):386-91.

    Disseminated superficial actinic porokeratosis in black skin. Doherty CB, Krathen RA, Smith-Zagone MJ, Hsu S.Int J Dermatol. 2009 Feb;48(2):160-1.

    The tertiary arc for the bilobed flap. Krathen RA, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Surg. 2008 Aug;34(8):1152-6; discussion 1157.

    Psoralen plus ultraviolet A-induced bullous pemphigoid. Kao CL, Krathen RA, Wolf JE Jr, Fuerst JF, Hsu S. J Drugs Dermatol. 2008 Jul;7(7):695-6.

    Warmed local anesthetic for dermatologic surgery. Krathen RA, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Surg. 2008 Sep;34(9):1239-40.

    Time management of patients. Krathen RA, Hart N, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Online J. 2007 Jul 13;13(3):32.

    Re: Mohs micrographic surgery for cellular neurothekeoma with atypia. Krathen RA, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Surg. 2008 Mar;34(3):428.

    Mohs micrographic surgery for squamous cell carcinoma arising within lichen sclerosus. Krathen RA, Donnelly HB. Dermatol Surg. 2007 Aug;33(8):990-3.

    Widespread Blaschkoid lichen planus. Klein HA, Krathen RA, Hsu S.Dermatol Online J. 2006 Dec 10;12(7):17.

    Cutaneous metastasis of leiomyosarcoma. Vandergriff T, Krathen RA, Orengo I. Dermatol Surg. 2007 May;33(5):634-7. Review.

    Island pedicle flaps for the repair of a nose, cheek, and lip defect. Krathen RA, Behroozan D, Goldberg LH. Dermatol Surg. 2007 Mar;33(3):351-4.

    The age of skin cancers. Desai A, Krathen R, Orengo I, Medrano EE. Sci Aging Knowledge Environ. 2006 May 24;2006(9):pe13.

    An unusual tumor of the forearm. Lu R, Krathen RA, Markus RF. Dermatol Online J. 2006 Jan 27;12(1):13.

    Sustained efficacy and safety of infliximab in psoriasis: a retrospective study of 73 patients. Krathen RA, Berthelot CN, Hsu S. J Drugs Dermatol. 2006 Mar;5(3):251-4.

    Disseminated candidiasis mimicking leukocytoclastic vasculitis. Glaich AS, Krathen RA, Smith MJ, Hsu S. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Sep;53(3):544-6.

    Failure of omalizumab for treatment of severe adult atopic dermatitis. Krathen RA, Hsu S.J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Aug;53(2):338-40.

    Multiple glomangiomas: potential for confusion with blue rubber bleb nevus syndrome. Lu R, Krathen RA, Sanchez RL, May NC, Hsu S. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005 Apr;52(4):731-2.

    How I do it. In a pinch. Krathen RA, Orengo IF. Dermatol Surg. 2004 Dec;30(12 Pt 2):1599.

    .Endogenous endophthalmitis secondary to vancomycin-resistant enterococci infection. Esmaeli B, Holz ER, Ahmadi MA, Krathen RA, Raad II. Retina. 2003 Feb;23(1):118-9.

    Cutaneous metastasis: a meta-analysis of data. Krathen RA, Orengo IF, Rosen T.South Med J. 2003 Feb;96(2):164-7.

    Bexarotene is a new treatment option for lymphomatoid papulosis. Krathen RA, Ward S, Duvic M. Dermatology. 2003;206(2):142-7.

    Blood-Chemistry Tutorials: Teaching Biological Applications of General Chemistry Material Rachel E. Casiday, Dewey Holten, Richard Krathen and Regina F. Frey J. Chem. Educ., 2001, 78 (9), p 1210