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George, Dean David, MD, FAAD

Medical Director, Cutaneous Oncology, Hartford HealthCare Cancer Institute





Providing the best care to our patients and their companions requires communicating in a way everyone understands. Interpreter services are available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, 365 days a year. All spoken languages are available, as well as American Sign Language (AS/L).

Accepting New Patients
  • Dermatology

Areas of Expertise
Cutaneous Oncology, Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma, Keratinocyte Cancers, Melanoma, Merkel Cell Carcinoma, Photodynamic Therapy

Hospitals and Organizations

  • St Vincents Medical Center
  • Integrated Care Partners
  • Hartford Hospital
  • Hartford HealthCare Medical Group


Roger Williams Medical Center ‐ Dermatologic Oncology
Boston University Medical Center ‐ Cutaneous Oncology

Jersey Shore University Medical Center ‐ Internal Medicine

Medical School
St. George's University School of Medicine

Roger Williams Medical Center ‐ Dermatology

Professional Organizations

  • American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow
  • American Society of Clinical Oncology, Member
  • New England Dermatological Society, Member


Dr. George is the Medical Director of Cutaneous Oncology at the Hartford Healthcare Cancer Institute. He offers specialty care for rare and complex skin problems including cutaneous lymphoma, melanoma, locally advanced basal and squamous cell carcinoma, cutaneous side effects of chemotherapy, graft versus host disease, Merkel cell carcinoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, Kaposi’s sarcoma, and malignant adnexal tumors.

Dr. George’s Cutaneous Lymphoma & Oncodermatology Clinic supports patients with primary cutaneous lymphoma and cutaneous manifestations of internal malignancies in a multidisciplinary setting. Cancer Institute patients experiencing cutaneous side effects of treatment are given priority access to this clinic.

Dr. George’s Pigmented Lesion Clinic supports the Melanoma and Skin Cancer Center by allowing rapid referrals for suspicious lesions. Access to this clinic is coordinated by our nurse navigator who can be reached at 860-972-6080.

***Now recruiting for protocol HHC-2021-038, "A Multidimensional Approach to Understanding Cutaneous T-cell Lymphoma." Please contact office for details.***