Richard H. Flowers, MD, FAAD

richard flowers

Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Phototherapy Unit Director
Medical student rotation supervisor
Dermatology Global Health Leadership Track Director

Medical doctorate: University of Mississippi Medical Center
Internship: University of Virginia, internal medicine
Residency: University of Virginia, Dermatology

Clinical Interests

Dr. Flowers sees a wide variety of dermatologic disease and is a general dermatologist. His special interests including rheumatologic dermatology (lupus erythematosus, dermatomyositis, scleroderma, morphea, etc), blistering diseases (immunobullous disease including pemphigus, pemphigoid), vasculitis, complex medical dermatology, inpatient dermatology as well as sarcoidosis.


Dr. Flowers completed medical school at the University of Mississippi and came to Charlottesville for his internship in internal medicine and dermatology residency at the University of Virginia. He remained an as assistant professor in the Department of Dermatology. He also conducts a Rheumatology Dermatology Combined clinic with Dr. Adam Carlson

Outside of medicine, he loves spending time with his wife and his son, exploring the great outdoors, traveling and playing tennis.