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Daniel J. Sheehan, MD FAAD

Dr. Daniel Sheehan

Dr. Sheehan is double board certified in dermatology and  dermatopathology. He is also the Dermatopathologist and Director of Mohs  Micrographic Surgery at The Georgia Health Sciences University where he  helps train some of the brightest of the next generation of dermatologist. Dr.  Sheehan is an award winning physician selected by his fellow physicians as one  of the "Best Doctors in America", an award given to the top 5% of physicians in the  United States. Daniel J. Sheehan MD, FAAD is one the the most trusted der matologists in Augusta, GA. Raised in Columbia County, he went to Duke  University, where he majored in chemistry with a concentration in biochemistry.  After receiving his undergraduate degree, he went to medical school at  Washington University in St. Louis, and he completed an internship in internal  medicine at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C. He completed his  dermatology residency at the Medical College of Georgia, where he was the chief  resident in his final year. After staying on as an assistant professor in dermatology  for a year at MCG, he completed a fellowship in dermatopathology at Wake Forest  University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. Dr. Daniel J. Sheehan,  MD, FAAD is board certified in both dermatology and dermatopathology. He is a  member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the International Society for  Dermatopathology, and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He is a  fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. He has received numerous  awards, including the Raymond Lublin M.D. Award for the most academically  outstanding premedical student at Duke University in 1997.


  • Medical Doctorate, Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MS    

  • Bachelor of Arts, Major: Chemistry, Minor: Psychology, Duke University, Durham, NC


  • Fellow in Dermatopathology, Dept of Pathology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC   

  • Resident in Dermatology, Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, GA

  • Internship in Internal Medicine, Department of Medicine, Georgetown University, Washington, DC


  • American Board of Dermatology

  • American Board of Pathology (Dermatopathology)

  • American Board of Dermatology, Subspecialty Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery (Mohs Surgery)


  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

  • Internal Society for Dermatopathology

  • College of American Pathologists

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow

  • Georgia Society for Dermatology

Hospital Affiliations

  • University Healthcare System, University Hospital, Augusta, GA

  • Medical College of Georgia Medical Center, Augusta, GA


  • America's Top Dermatologists: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016 - Present

  • Castle Connolly's Top Dotctors: 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014 ,2015, 2016, 2017 - Present

  • Best Doctors Award: 2011-2012, 2013-2014, 2015-2016, Present

  • America's Most Honored Professionals: 2016

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