Silver Spring
10313 Georgia Avenue
Suite 309
Silver Spring, MD 20902
15245 Shady Grove Road
Suite 480
Rockville, MD 20850
Dermatologist Silver Spring - Physicians

Meet Our

Dr. Norman A. Lockshin founded DermAssociates, PC in 1974, as a one-doctor office. Over the past 40 plus years, Dr. Lockshin has built one of the best, and most well-respected, dermatology practices in the Washington, DC metro area. Today, DermAssociates has nine board-certified physicians including a pediatric dermatologist, a Mohs surgeon, and a dermatopathologist.
Dermatologist Silver Spring - Patient Portal


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  • There can't be a better dermatologist in the Washington D.C. area! Dr. Cole is the best!!! I must be her favorite patient!
    - W. E. Fox, Jr.
  • Dr. Cole is a wonderful doctor! She listens and makes me feel at ease. Dr Cole is extremely knowledgeable and professional and is also a very nice person.
    - Debbie Mayhew
  • My wife and I really liked Dr. DeSimone. She was clear and unambiguous, and the whole medical procedure was just like she explained it to me. She is great!
    - Roberto F. Larsson.
  • The staff has always been very friendly and helpful. Dr. Lockshin has always provided me with the best medical care possible and takes time to explain everything he does. I have been going to Dr. Norman Lockshin for years and sometimes see Dr. Ben Lockshin . Would highly recommend them to everyone.
  • Dr. Ben Lockshin provided excellent medical care - a minor procedure was conducted efficiently. He answered all my questions in an informed and understandable way. Also very kind, approachable, and professional.
  • Dr. Norman is terrific - sees patients on time, is very personable, is thorough in his examination and is decisive about any action to be taken.

Welcome To DermAssociates

The physicians at DermAssociates are dedicated to providing you and your family with exceptional medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatologic care. Established in 1974 by Dr. Norman A. Lockshin, all of the physicians at DermAssociates are board certified in dermatology. The diverse medical training of DermAssociates’ physicians offers patients varied medical perspectives for treating the most complex cases at either our Silver Spring or Rockville location.

The team at DermAssociates is proud of the reputation it has built on local, regional, and national levels. The physicians at DermAssociates regularly speak to groups sharing their knowledge and experience on current dermatologic topics. See a list of our recent and upcoming speaking engagements here.

The physicians at DermAssociates are actively involved in resident education. They train residents at Johns Hopkins University, New York University, the Washington Hospital Center, George Washington University, Georgetown University, and the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences. Their enthusiasm and knowledge for their specialty help educate residents in other specialties about the practice of dermatology.

DermAssociates is honored to be recognized for its standard of excellence as top physicians in publications including the Washingtonian Magazine, the Washington Post’s Super Doctors, the Washington Checkbook Magazine, the Bethesda Magazine, and Angie's List. It is with great honor and appreciation that the physicians at DermAssociates receive this recognition year after year.

DermAssociates treats patients of all ages. Our services include the following: The physicians at DermAssociates have the expertise, experience, and exceptional approach to patient care that provide the results you seek.