Meet Dr. Rogers
Howard Wooding Rogers, M.D., Ph.D.
Dr. Howard Rogers graduated from Harvard University in 1989 with magna cum laude honors. He performed two years of medical research at Harvard Medical School during this time and was awarded the Swasey Scholorship for distinction in medical pursuits.
Dr. Rogers then attended Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis. He graduated with honors, with both an M.D. and a Ph.D. His Ph.D. thesis involved seminal research into mechanisms of infectious immunity. At graduation, Dr. Rogers was awarded the Olin Fellowship (in recognition of his advanced medical research) and the Yalem Dermatology Award (for excellence in Dermatology scholarship).
Dr. Rogers completed his internship in internal medicine at University Hospital in Baltimore, Maryland. He then completed three years of dermatology residency at Barnes Hospital in St. Louis. While a dermatology resident, he won numerous awards including being elected chief resident. Dr. Rogers then completed a fellowship in Mohs surgery and cutaneous surgical oncology at University of Cincinnati Hospital and The Skin Cancer Center. He is the author of numerous scientific publications of his immunology and dermatology research.
Dr. Rogers has been in private practice in Connecticut over the past nineteen years, focusing on the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of skin cancers. He has treated approximately 35,000 skin cancer cases. Dr. Rogers is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, The American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and American Medical Association.
Dr. Rogers is an nationally recognized expert in skin cancer epidemiology / treatment, delivery of care, and patient safety and frequently lectures to physician groups on these topics. He serves on or chairs numerous committees for his national specialty societies. In fact, his leadership was recognized by election to the Board of Directors of the American College of Mohs Surgery where he currently serves.