Teledermatology: an overview


The main added value of teledermatology is to ensure a wider access to specialist skin care (“Telemedicine is a way of moving patient’s information rather than patients”).

Developed in Portland, Oregon in 1995 by the dermatologists Perednia and Brown as an application of telemedicine, recently teledermatology is experiencing a remarkable growth due to a large availability of smartphones, computers and other Internet connected devices, their portability, affordable cost and efficiency.

Keep reading at Teledermatology: an overview.