Dr. Dustin Portela may be an elusive TikTok star, but his 9-5 job is centered around providing care as a Board-Certified Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon at one of the Treasure Valley’s best dermatology centers. Treasure Valley Dermatology & Skin Cancer Center’s team consists of a board-certified dermatologist and physician assistants with extensive knowledge and experience in diagnosing disorders of the skin, hair, and nails. Treasure Valley Dermatology strives to educate its patients while actively treating their dermatology needs.
Treasure Valley Dermatology’s Skin Conditions & Treatments
Offering medical, surgical, and cosmetic procedures, Treasure Valley Dermatology specializes in preventative health solutions and treatments for all types of skin conditions like acne, psoriasis, melanoma along with a handful of other dermatology concerns.
One of the most recognized skin cancer treatments with the highest reported cure rate is Mohs Micrographic Surgery. Mohs surgery is the immediate and complete microscopic examination of the removed cancerous tissue so that all “roots” and extensions of cancer can be eliminated. Dr. Portela, a member of the American Society of Mohs Surgery, has performed thousands of Mohs micrographic surgical procedures. It’s safe to say he’s one of the best Mohs surgeons in Boise.
As for cosmetic procedures, one of the most popular at Treasure Valley Dermatology is fillers, used to plump the skin of the face. Dermal filler provides viable and long-lasting results in the treatment of fine lines and wrinkles, as well as in plumping up the lips and filling in the cheek area. Utilizing the newest procedures and techniques, you can rely on board-certified dermatologists to help ensure you’re receiving the treatments that are best for you and your skin.
The Importance of Dermatology Yearly Check-Ups
Like a yearly wellness check-up with your primary care provider, Dr. Portela recommends seeing a dermatologist annually to check your skin, hair, and nail health. If you have been exposed to the sun more regularly, have high-risk moles, certain skin conditions, or if you are past a certain age you may be asked to schedule check-ups more frequently.
Second Treasure Valley Dermatology Location Opened in 2020
Treasure Valley Dermatology opened its first dermatology clinic on Eagle Road, serving the Boise, Eagle, and Meridian area in 2018 and filled appointments quickly. Dr. Portela along with Mariya Ostermiller, a Board Certified Physician Assistant with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA), promptly became patient favorites. Both providers became highly sought out for their honest approach, level of expertise, and regard for their patient’s satisfaction.
Due to high demand in the Boise area, TVD opened a second location in Boise in early 2020. Located centrally on Emerald and Curtis, Treasure Valley Dermatology has made it even easier for patients in Boise to visit their clinic. They’ve also added another Physician Assistant, Jacob Tebbs who started in August 2020.
208SkinDoc Skincare Line
In early 2020, Dr. Portela released an exclusive skincare line called 208SkinDoc. Products developed by Dr. Portela range from daily sunscreen to luxurious but inexpensive anti-aging serums. Currently, you can purchase the 208SkinDoc skincare line at their Boise or Meridian locations, and in the near future, they will be available online.
Dr. Portela, Not Just A TikTok Star
Dr. Portela is not only a highly regarded Boise Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon but he has also managed to grow quite a fanbase on the popular app TikTok. With nearly one million followers, Dr. Portela has used his platform to educate people on skincare with a comedic spin.
Check him out: @208skindoc
Dr. Portela Has Been Featured In National Syndications
As Dr. Portela rises to TikTok stardom, he continually receives recognition among many national features. Some of which include:
- Well + Good: Click Here
- Beauty Insider
- Marie Claire
- Shape Magazine
That’s Not All; There’s A Podcast Too!
In addition to his already fully-packed schedule, Dr. Portela also hosts a podcast he started in April 2020. Titled “Between Two Derms,” he interviews others in the skincare industry about a variety of topics.
During a challenging year for many businesses, Dr. Portela and his Boise dermatology clinics managed to grow their footprint in the Treasure Valley. The 2020 pandemic didn’t have a chance to slow down their mission of “making their clients feel good from the inside out.”
Schedule An Appointment with Treasure Valley Dermatology
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Phone: (208) 519-4333
Location: 999 N., Curtis Rd., #307, Boise, ID 83706
Eagle Road Clinic:
Phone: (208) 519-4333
Location: 6051 N., Eagle Rd., Boise, ID 83713