Larry C. Roberts, MD, MA, a Dermatologist with Palo Duro Dermatology, PLLC

Get to know Dermatologist Dr. Larry C. Roberts, who serves patients in Canyon, Texas.

Dr. Roberts, a board-certified dermatologist, is equipped to handle all dermatological needs, from rashes to melanoma. He is the Owner of Palo Duro Dermatology, PLLC in Canyon, Texas. 

“Palo Duro Dermatology focuses on you, the patient, and we are committed to Hippocratic medicine and Christian principles. Dr. Roberts and his staff will make every effort to treat your skin problems with the most modern, scientific, and effective therapy, and do so in a compassionate and economical manner.” as stated on the practice’s website. 

With a passion for his field and an unwavering commitment to his specialty, Dr. Roberts also serves as Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Tech University Health Sciences Center School of Medicine in Lubbock, Texas. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, as well as holds board certification in dermatology through the American Board of Dermatology.

A graduate of both Texas A&M University, where he was a member of the Corps of Cadets, and The University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston, Dr. Roberts practiced dermatology in Amarillo for 30 years. Following graduation from medical school, he completed an internship in internal medicine in the US Air Force, and served both on active duty and in the New Mexico Air National Guard for over twelve years, attaining the rank of Lieutenant Colonel. He spent five of those years as a flight surgeon, caring for pilots and their families, as well as flying in many different helicopters, fighters, and tactical aircraft. Along the way, he earned both his pilot’s license and a master’s degree in Military History from the American Military University.

As a member of the Christian Medical and Dental Association, the doctor has participated in medical mission trips, including one to Kabul, Afghanistan in 2004, for which the American Academy of Dermatology recognized him with the annual award of “Members Making A Difference.”

Dermatology is the branch of medicine dealing with the skin. The skin is the largest organ of the body. Dermatology is a specialty with both medical and surgical aspects. A dermatologist is a specialist doctor who manages skin diseases, and deals with both internal and external causes and some cosmetic concerns involving the skin. Dermatological duties include taking consultations, providing screening tests, and undertaking non-invasive surgical procedures.

Outside of the office, Dr. Roberts loves spending time with his grandchildren, who share his love of farming and ranching.

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