Founder, Medical Director & Board Certified Dermatologist
Corey L. Hartman, MD, is the founder and medical director of Skin Wellness Dermatology in Birmingham, Alabama. He is Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of Alabama School of Medicine.
A native of New Orleans, Dr. Hartman attended Emory University graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology. After earning a doctorate of medicine from Meharry Medical College in Nashville, Tennessee, he completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Tulane University Medical Center and a residency in Dermatology at the University of Alabama School of Medicine. Dr. Hartman is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
During his training, Dr. Hartman traveled to study at UCLA and Howard University, where he was an apprentice with experts in cosmetic procedures for all skin types. This knowledge has provided the basis for expertise in tailoring dermatologic surgery and cosmetic procedures that are safe and effective for patients from many diverse backgrounds.
Dr. Hartman has a special interest in Dermatologic Surgery, Injectables and Laser Dermatology. He frequently speaks on cosmetic procedures and social media marketing in dermatology at meetings around the country. His injectable skills have earned him the honor of being named an Allergan Advanced Injector Trainer and he is a speaker for Skinceuticals, a leading skincare brand. In 2011, Skin Wellness Dermatology was honored with the “Startup Business of the Year Award” by the African-American Business Council of the Birmingham Business Alliance. Dr. Hartman is a member of the Leadership Birmingham Class of 2014. Most recently, Dr. Hartman was voted the “2016 Best of Birmingham: Dermatologist” by the readers of Birmingham magazine and the “2018 Best Dermatologist” by the readers of About Town Magazine.
Since October 2016, Dr. Hartman has served as preceptor at his alma mater, the UAB School of Medicine Department of Dermatology. Cosmetic instruction for third-year residents comes directly from Dr. Hartman and Skin Wellness Dermatology. This prestigious honor reflects the trust and confidence in Dr. Hartman’s cosmetic dermatology skills as well as his commitment to the current and future community of dermatology.
Dr. Hartman is committed to the Birmingham community through his membership in Sigma Pi Phi Fraternity, Board of Directors of the Oasis Counseling Center and the Board of the Shades Valley YMCA. He lives in Homewood with his wife, Dr. Erika B. Hartman and their children, Grant and Helen. When he’s not in the office he enjoys tennis, traveling, exploring new cultures and spending time with family and friends.
- Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology
- Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
- Fellow, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
- President, Alabama Dermatology Society
- President, Mineral District Medical Society
- Brookwood Medical Center
- St. Vincent's Hospital