Dr. Basem Chaker

Dr 150x150 Dr. Chaker and his staff comprised of highly trained medical assistants, patient care specialists, and licensed medical aestheticians strive to ensure that each patient receives the highest quality of care and personal attention possible.

Dr. Chaker graduated from the University of Damascus, Faculty of Medicine. He did his residency training at UT Southwestern Medical School. After his residency, he stayed at UT Southwestern to complete a fellowship in Dermatopathology. Upon completion of his fellowships, Dr. Chaker joined the faculty at UT Southwestern as an Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology. During this time he also served as staff Dermatologist for the Veterans Affairs Medical Center of Dallas.

Dr. Chaker is an accredited, board certified Dermatologist and Diplomat of the America Board of Dermatology and Dermatopathology. Dr. Chaker has co-authored a Dermatology chapter in family practice textbooks and has published several articles in medical journals.

Dr. Chaker is passionate in making sure that every patient receives the very best in dermatologic care. His practice philosophy involves developing a strong relationship with each patient in an atmosphere of courtesy and respect. He is dedicated to creating an enviornment in which each individual can feel comfortable and informed throughout the entire treatment process.

1982-1985  Post Doctoral Fellowship in Immuno Dermatology
1985-1987  Residency in Internal Medicine at Cleveland Metropolitan Hospital
1987-1990  Residency in Dermatology at UT Southwestern Medical School
1990-1992  Fellowship in Dermatopathology in Dallas
1992-1999  Joined the faculty of UT Southwestern Medical School and became an Assistant Professor of Dermatology