Michael A. Nowak, MD

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Practice Location:
4477 Medical Center Way, Suite B
West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Phone: (561) 840-7977
Fax: (561) 842-9521

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Michael A. Nowak, M.D. was born and raised in Toledo, Ohio where he attended St. John’s Jesuit High School and received academic and athletic honors including All-City status in football and track. Dr. Nowak then earned a Bachelor of Science degree from Xavier University, followed by a Medical Degree from Wright State University. After completion of an Internship in Internal Medicine, he served as Chief Resident and Cancer Fellow at Western Reserve Care System where he completed a residency in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology. Dr. Nowak finished his training in Providence, Rhode Island at Brown University where he completed fellowship training in dermatology and dermatopathology.

After his training, Dr. Nowak joined Palm Beach Dermatology in 1999. He organized the development and staffing of Palm Beach Dermatology’s CLIA certified Diagnostic Dermatopathology Laboratory, where he serves as Medical Director. The laboratory is equipped with the latest technology and staffed with five ASCP certified and state licensed technologists who specialize in dermatology samples.

Dr. Michael Nowak is board certified in Anatomic and Clinical Pathology and Dermatopathology. He has authored over 15 articles in major medical journals on a variety of subjects including malignant melanoma, extramammary Paget’s disease, generalized pruritis, and infectious diseases of the skin. Dr. Nowak is a member of the American Society of Dermatology, College of American Pathologists, The American Society of Dermatopathology. He is also a member of the medical staff at Columbia Hospital in West Palm Beach, where he conducts weekly teaching sessions with dermatology residents and has been awarded “Dermatology Attending of the Year” by his peers at the hospital. He is also a reviewer for the journal titled The Physician and Sports Medicine, and is on the editorial board for the journal Postgraduate Medicine. Resident lectures and review of journal articles ensures that Dr. Nowak stays current with the latest advances in the science of dermatopathology.

Dr. Nowak’s practice is dedicated to the evaluation and diagnosis of skin pathology samples. The entire staff, along with fellow dermatopathologist Dr. Diane Scott, takes great pride in providing excellent patient care. Frequent communication with all Palm Beach Dermatology physicians results in superior continuity of care for all patients.

Palm Beach Dermatology
470 Columbia Dr
West Palm Beach, FL 33409
Phone: (561) 640-4400
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