Alan S. Boyd, M.D.


Professor of Dermatology and Pathology

Brief Description

Dr. Boyd grew up in Abilene, TX and attended Abilene Christian University, graduating summa cum laude in 1982.  He went to medical school at the University of Texas Medical School at Houston, graduating as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society in 1986.  He did his internship in family medicine in Waco, TX, followed by research fellowships in Dallas, TX and Lubbock, TX.  In 1992, he returned to Houston to complete a fellowship in dermatopathology.  Dr. Boyd has been married for 37 years to his wife Lori and they have 2 adult children.  In his free time he enjoys playing cello in his church worship band, woodworking, reading and living on his farm in rural Williamson County.  Dr. Boyd travels annually to Nicaragua for a week of medical mission work and has traveled to Uganda, Ukraine, El Salvador, Honduras and Guatemala in similar works.


M.D. - University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas

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Clinical interest

General Dermatology
Melanoma and Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer
Dermatologic Infectious Disease
Lichen Planus

Honors and Awards

Summa Cum Laude - Abilene Christian University
Alpha Omega Alpha - University of Texas Medical School, Houston, Texas