Medical Dermatology

Cosmetic Dermatology

Plastic Surgery

Hair TRansplant

Mohs Surgery

Danielle Applebaum, MD, FAAD

Conveniently Located to Serve Houston and the Greater Houston Area

Dr. Danielle Applebaum, MD, serves patients at Elite Dermatology in Houston Heights, Texas, providing expert and comprehensive medical, cosmetic, and surgical care. Her commitment to personalized patient care and continuous professional development sets her apart in the field.

A South Florida native, Dr. Applebaum’s academic journey began with a full scholarship to the University of Florida, where she graduated cum laude. Her academic prowess earned her induction into the esteemed Phi Beta Kappa Society and the Anderson Scholar for Highest Distinction.

In 2010, Dr. Applebaum moved to Houston to attend Baylor College of Medicine, where she not only completed her medical school but also pursued her dermatological residency. During her fourth year of medical school, she achieved induction into the prestigious medical honor societies, Alpha Omega Alpha and Gold Humanism Honor Society. Her academic achievements were further recognized with the Stanley W. Olson Award for Academic Excellence and Service, the L. Leighton Hill Award for Medical Student Excellence in Pediatrics, and the American Medical Women’s Association Glasgow-Rubin Citation for Academic Achievement.

Dr. Applebaum’s commitment to excellence is evident in her compassionate, professional, and individualized approach to patient care. She continually refines her medical and cosmetic knowledge through active participation in meetings and workshops. Currently serving as the president of the Houston Dermatological Society for the year 2024, she remains an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Houston Dermatological Society, and the Texas Medical Association. Her leadership role as the president of the Houston Dermatological Society reflects her dedication to elevating the standards of dermatological care in the region.

In her downtime, Dr. Applebaum finds joy in spending quality time with her family, friends, and beloved dogs. She embraces an active lifestyle through activities such as working out, spinning, and hiking. Driven by a curiosity for the world, she also enjoys exploring new destinations through travel.

For before and afters and educational posts, follow Dr. Danielle Applebaum: @dr.dani.derm.

Danielle Applebaum, MD, FAAD Board-Certified Dermatologist
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"Dr. Wang is an ARTIST. This is my fourth dermatologist/med spa try and I finally have the 10 yrs younger face I've been paying for."

- Deidra C.

"Very clean, no wait, even got me an appointment same day. Wow, an irritation I’ve been dealing with for a few months is gone!"

- Tommy L.

"Dr. Wang has a beautiful spirit and is dedicated to patient care. She is one of the sweetest dermatologists I know."

- Vera O.

"Dr. Wang is one of the nicest, sweetest people. She is caring, listens well, and is really good at her job."

- Chris S.

"Dr. Wang is so sweet. Elite Dermatology does a wonderful job of making you feel comfortable."

- Morgan W.

“She listened, questioned, and seem to care. She was patient to help me understand the treatment plan. She seemed very knowledgeable.”

- Judy K.

“Crisp clear explanations plus very sweet and kind! Did not feel rushed at all. Genuinely cares about her patients.”

- Nhu T.

“Dr. Wang was very thorough and professional. She listened carefully, and responded to all of my questions. I highly recommend her to those seeking treatment."

- Verified Patient

"Great from beginning to end! Friendly/helpful receptionist and staff. Minimal wait time, clean facility and good vibes from everyone."

- Tammy B.

Elite Dermatology & Plastic Surgery


Fulshear, TX

27131 Fulshear Bend Dr

Fulshear, TX 77441

Heights, TX

2222 N. Shepherd Drive Suite 102 Houston, TX 77008

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4505 Kingwood Drive Suite 185 Kingwood, TX 77345

Pearland, TX

1930 Pearland Pkwy Suite 154 Pearland, TX 77581

Vintage Park, TX

20326 State Highway 249 Suite 400 Houston, TX 77070

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2571 Kirby Drive
Houston, TX 77019

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At Elite Dermatology and Plastic Surgery, we pride ourselves on providing exceptional dermatological care to the Greater Houston community. With a team of dedicated physicians, including dermatologists, dermatopathologists, Mohs surgeons, and plastic surgeons, we offer comprehensive services to address a wide range of skin conditions and concerns.

Founded on the principles of compassion, innovation, and expertise, we are committed to delivering personalized care tailored to each patient's unique needs. Our team of board-certified physicians brings together a wealth of experience and specialization in various aspects of dermatology, ensuring that our patients receive the highest standard of care possible.