Physician Profile

Diane L. Whitaker-Worth, M.D.

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

UConn Dermatology Associates
UConn Health
21 South Road, Second Floor
Farmington, CT 06030
800-535-6232
860-679-7692
Directions

Board Certifications:
  • Dermatology
Education and Training:
TrainingInstitutionMajor/Specialty
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
Honors and Awards:
Name of Award/HonorAwarding Organization
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for Pediatric DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for Pediatric DermatologyHartford Magazine
Listed in the Best Doctors of America, Pediatric Dermatology and General Dermatology, 2009-2013Woodward/White
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Top Doctors for DermatologyHatford Magazine
Top Doctors for Pediatric DermatologyHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Best Doctors for WomenConnecticut Magazine
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Who's Who of American WomenMarquis
Top Doctors for DermatologyHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Who's Who of American WomenMarquis
Best DoctorsHartford Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
International Health Professional of the YearInternational Biographical Centre of Cambridge, England
Nominated for the Kaiser Permanente teaching award for "excellence in teaching, and having the greatest influence and contriduted in the most outstanding manner to the intellectual and professional growth of their students"
Best Doctors for WomenConnecticut Magazine
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Listed in Best Doctors of AmericaWoodward/White
Who's Who in Medicine and HealthcareMarquis
Listed in the Best Doctors of AmericaWoodward/White
Clinical Interests:

Rashes
Pediatric Dermatology
Contact Dermatitis

Selected Publications:


Peer Reviewed Publications

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.

The economics of topical immunomodulators for the treatment of atopic dermatitis. Abramovits, William; Boguniewicz, Mark; Paller, Amy S; Whitaker-Worth, Diane L; Prendergast, Mary M; Tokar, Michael; Tong, Kuo B. (2005). PharmacoEconomics, 6, (23), 543-66.