Dr. Sandra Osswald attended medical school at the Boston University School of Medicine, and completed an internship in internal medicine at Keesler Medical Center in Biloxi, Mississippi. After a residency in dermatology in San Antonio through the Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, she completed a postdoctoral fellowship in dermatopathology at the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology in Washington, D.C. Dr. Osswalds' expertise ranges from medical skin diseases such as psoriasis, rosacea, acne and cutaneous skin cancers to dermatopathology interpretation and laser therapies. She is also an expert in the diagnosis and treatment of cutaneous skin cancers including melanoma, moles and cysts. Dr. Osswald is a retired colonel in the United States Air Force.
Osswald S.S., Osswald M.B. & Elston D.M. Ectopic breasts: familial functional axillary breasts and breast cancer arising in an axillary breast. 87(6):300-4 (2011). PMID: 21838088