Richard K. Scher   Clinical Professor of Dermatology

Dr. Scher is a leading expert in nail disorders, including fungal diseases, and nail surgery. He is interested in clinical research, and has established nail clinics at NYU, Brown, Columbia University, and University of North Carolina. Additionally, he is a former President of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Scher received his medical education at Howard University College of Medicine, and trained as a resident in dermatology at New York University.


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  • Efinaconazole in the treatment of onychomycosis.  Infection and drug resistance. 2015 Review GET IT
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  • Dr. Richard K. Scher

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  • NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital