Tor Shwayder MD

Tor A Shwayder, MD, LRAM

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Specialties: Dermatology, Pediatric Dermatology, Pediatrics

Board Certification and Education

Board Certifications

  • American Board of Dermatology - Dermatology
  • American Board of Pediatrics - Pediatrics


  • University of Michigan, MI, 1980

Residencies & Internships

  • Strong Memorial Hospital, Dermatology, NY, 1987
  • University of Michigan, Pediatrics, MI, 1983

About Me

Director of Pediatric Dermatology

Biographical Statement:
Dr. Tor Shwayder was educated at Harvard University, the University of Michigan and the University of Rochester, and is triple boarded in pediatrics, dermatology and pediatric dermatology. His practice is almost exclusively in pediatric dermatology and has been at Henry Ford Hospital for the last thirty years.

His expertise includes:

  • Childhood eczema
  • Psoriasis
  • Itchy, red and scaly diseases
  • Birthmarks of all types
  • Epidermolysis bullosa
  • Ichthyosis
  • Pediatric skin conditions

Dr. Shwayder has a degree from the Royal Academy of Music in London, England as a violin instructor and plays with local community orchestras. He is also a licensed pilot with VFR, IFR and complex engine ratings.






Henry Ford Medical Center - Farmington Road
6530 Farmington Rd
Ste 101
West Bloomfield, MI 48322
Henry Ford Medical Center - Troy
2825 Livernois
Troy, MI 48083

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  • Henry Ford West Bloomfield Hospital

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