Meet Our Providers: Dr. Stephen Kraus

When you’re seeking a professional with decades of dermatologic experience and a unique approach to treating skin conditions, look no further than Dr. Stephen Kraus. For over 45 years, Dr. Kraus has served as a dermatologist board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology. He is actively involved in many professional societies including the American Academy of Dermatology, Society for Investigative Dermatology, American Medical Association, and American College of Emergency Physicians.

Stephen J. Kraus, M.D.Dr. Kraus graduated magna cum laude from the University of Notre Dame in 1960 before attending Case-Western Reserve Medical School until 1964. He was part of the United State Public Health Service at the Center for Disease Control from 1968 until he retired from the military in 1990.

Often praised by patients for his compound prescriptions for treating a multitude of skin issues, Dr. Kraus treats conditions such as acne, psoriasis, eczema, skin cancer, and more. Dermatology Associates of Atlanta (DAA)’s providers customize treatment plans for each patient when it comes to skin cancer. Dr. Kraus plays an important role by compiling custom topical compounds to treat pre-cancerous actinic keratosis before they progress. Dr. Kraus is the only dermatologist at DAA who creates these unique compounds.

His many happy patients at DAA note that Dr. Kraus is great with explaining complicated conditions in a very professional, caring, and easy to understand nature. He thoroughly explains the application of very effective, customized compounds and face washes.

Dr. Kraus is happily married with three childrenand six grandchildren. In addition to being a valued provider at DAA, Dr. Kraus enjoys visiting Florida’s beautiful 30A beaches. We look forward to introducing you to DAA’s providers in the coming months to provide further insight into their essential roles. If you are interested in the cosmetic treatments we offer, please contact our office for additional details.  For more information on the skin care treatments we provide, please follow us on FacebookTwitter, and Google+.