Sam Awan, MD, FAAD


Board-Certified Dermatologist
Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology
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Sam Awan, MD is a Board-Certified Dermatologist in Plano and McKinney, Texas

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Sam Awan, MD earned a bachelor’s degree in biology from Illinois Wesleyan University in Bloomington, Ill. He earned a Doctor of Medicine and completed his internship at the University of Illinois College of Medicine. His dermatology residency was completed at the University of Connecticut in Farmington, CT where he served as chief resident during his final year. During his time at the University of Connecticut, Sam Awan, MD trained under world leaders in psoriasis and skin cancer. He lectures regularly to dermatologists and other physicians, serves as a reviewer for leading peer-reviewed journals, and presents at local and national dermatology conferences.

Sam Awan, MD looks forward to working with patients in the McKinney office. “The variety of dermatology makes every day new and exciting,” he says. “A typical day involves skin cancer screenings, aesthetic consultations, surgical procedures and the management of complex rashes that patients have lived with for years. The best part of the job is developing lasting relationships with patients and families from all backgrounds and walks of life.”

He special interests include the detection and prevention of skin cancer, treating acne and psoriasis, and cosmetic dermatology. He takes particular interest in managing skin rashes from emerging cancer therapies.

“In dermatology, we’re able to make very concrete changes in people’s lives,” Dr. Sam Awan says. “It may be as simple as a bit of filler to boost someone’s confidence or as critical as the early detection and removal of a skin cancer. Establishing care with a local dermatologist early on is an essential step for anyone interested in protecting their skin health.”

Dr. Awan is an avid sports fan and spends time playing basketball, biking, and traveling. In his spare time, he enjoys writing short stories and novels.

Clinic Locations

Center for Dermatology Plano
Center for Dermatology Plano

5030 Tennyson Parkway
Suite 100
Plano, TX 75024

(972) 985-9003

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Center for Dermatology McKinney
Center for Dermatology McKinney

4701 Medical Center Drive
Suite 1B
McKinney TX 75069

(972) 985-9003

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What Our Patients Say

Sam Awan, MD
5 Stars  I really like Dr. Awan and highly recommend him. He did a thorough skin exam and said I do not have any skin cancer. He also treated some blemishes on my back. Seeing him every 6 months gives me great piece of mind. –
Source : Healthgrades – Aug 01, 2020
Sam Awan, MD
5 Stars  My first visit with Dr Awan was terrific. Very professional and knowledgeable. –
Source : Healthgrades – Jul 31, 2020
Sam Awan, MD
5 Stars  Dr. Awan is awesome. He is so knowledgeable and skillful...easy to trust. He always has time to answer questions, explain procedures, and give advice when needed. He is also very congenial and welcoming...never rushed to get to the next patient. –
Source : Healthgrades – Jul 31, 2020

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Sam Awan, MD accepts most major insurance plans. If your plan is not listed above, please contact the office to verify coverage.