Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology - Dermatology

Education

  • Emory University, GA, 2012

Residencies & Internships

  • Stanford University Hospital, Dermatology, CA, 2016
  • Emory University, Transitional, GA, 2013

About Me

Biographical Statement

Dr. Anna Axelson is a board certified dermatologist who treats a broad range of skin conditions. Her clinical interests include the medical treatment of acne and rashes such as psoriasis and eczema, skin cancer diagnosis and treatment, skin care in transplant patients, and management of the dermatologic side effects of cancer treatment. She also performs some cosmetic procedures such as lasers, chemical peels and Botox/fillers.

"When not working, I can be found running, cooking and exploring all that Michigan has to offer. Having grown up in Georgia, I enjoy bringing a southern slant to the Mitten State."

Care Philosophy

"The skin is our most visible organ and when our skin is healthy, it helps us feel our best. I believe in caring for the patient as a whole and tailoring treatment plans for each individual patient. From the seemingly most straight-forward acne diagnosis to more complex multi-organ diseases like lupus, improving skin health can enhance our psychological well-being, our mood and our very sense of self."

Languages

English

Gender

Female
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Locations

Henry Ford Cancer Institute - Detroit
2800 W Grand Blvd
Detroit, MI 48202
Henry Ford Medical Center - Pierson Clinic
131 Kercheval Ave
Ste 210b
Grosse Pointe Farms, MI 48236
Henry Ford Medical Center - Troy
2825 Livernois
Troy, MI 48083

Hospital Privileges

  • Henry Ford Hospital
  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

Patient Ratings

Overall Patient Ratings:

4.8 out of 5
278 Ratings
181 Comments

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06/07/2022

Anna Axelson gives me excellent care. She is professional, knowledgeable and caring.

06/04/2022

Perfect. I will schedule future appointments related to my issue with her.

06/04/2022

Good, well prepared

05/28/2022

Everything was very good. She was kind, courteous and professional. She was caring, explained things well and she listened to my concerns. I highly recommend her.

05/28/2022

Dr Axelson is extremely knowledgeable and caring. She is highly skilled, as evidenced by her exams and treatments. She is also very friendly, which helps a patient feel at ease. Outstanding provider!

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