Dr. Meg Wetzel is a board-certified dermatologist by the American Board of Dermatology.
Dr. Wetzel graduated Summa Cum Laude from the University of Pittsburgh Honors College with a Bachelor of Philosophy degree in natural sciences and chemistry. She was granted early acceptance to the University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health and began working towards a Master of Public Health degree as an undergraduate student. She went on to complete this program after defending her thesis, which explored health disparities in social support and maternal wellness. She then attended medical school at the University of Vermont College of Medicine, where she received her Doctor of Medicine degree. During medical school, she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society and was selected by faculty and peers as her medical school commencement speaker.
Dr. Wetzel completed a Transitional Year internship at the University of South Dakota. She graduated from dermatology residency at the University of Louisville, where she was Chief Resident. During residency, she received the Women's Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award to complete additional training and clinical research in onco-dermatology at MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, TX. She also served on the American Academy of Dermatology Residents and Fellows Committee. She is author and co-author of several peer reviewed articles and has presented at national and regional conferences, including the American Academy of Dermatology and the Society of Pediatric Dermatology.
Dr. Wetzel enjoys seeing patients of all ages and specializes in general, pediatric, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. She has a special interest in supportive onco-dermatology including prevention and early detection of skin cancer in high-risk patients and supportive management of side effects affecting hair, skin, and nails from anti-cancer therapy.
Dr. Wetzel hails from Minnesota and is excited to be a recent Dallas transplant. In her free time, she enjoys travelling and co-hosting friends and family with her dog, Olive.