Physician Profile

Diane L. Whitaker-Worth, M.D.

Associate Professor of Dermatology
Director, Dermatologic Medical Education
Associate Residency Director
Office Locations:

21 South Road, 2nd Floor
Farmington, CT 06030

Board Certifications:
  • Dermatology
Education and Training:
Undergraduate SchoolUniversity of ConnecticutPsychology
Medical SchoolUniversity of Connecticut School of MedicineMedical Degree
InternshipHartford HospitalTransitional Medicine
ResidencyBrown University, Roger Williams General HospitalDermatology
Hospital Affiliation:
  • John Dempsey Hospital
  • Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
Clinical Interests:

Pediatric Dermatology
Contact Dermatitis

Selected Publications:

Peer Reviewed Publications

Granuloma faciale treated with topical dapsone: a case report. Babalola, Olubukola; Zhang, Jessica; Kristjansson, Arni; Whitaker-Worth, Diane; McCusker, Meagen. (2014). Dermatology online journal, 8, (20),

The ethical controversies of office-based dispensing in academic health centers. Whitaker-Worth, Diane; Shahriari, Mona; Slade, Karren; Grant-Kels, Jane M. (2012). Clinics in dermatology, 5, (30), 528-32.

Atopic dermatitis and nutrition. Finch, Justin; Munhutu, M N; Whitaker-Worth, Diane L. (2010). Clinics in dermatology, 6, (28), 605-14.

A multiple-domain framework of clinical, economic, and patient-reported outcomes for evaluating benefits of intervention in atopic dermatitis. Boguniewicz, Mark; Abramovits, William; Paller, Amy; Whitaker-Worth, Diane L; Prendergast, Mary; Cheng, J Wang; Wang, Patrick; Tong, Kuo B. (2007). Journal of drugs in dermatology : JDD, 4, (6), 416-23.

Diagnosis, treatment, and prognosis of erythema migrans and Lyme arthritis. Feder, Henry M; Abeles, Micha; Bernstein, Megan; Whitaker-Worth, Diane; Grant-Kels, Jane M. (2006). Clinics in dermatology, 6, (24), 509-20.