Platinum Dermatology Adds DSA Dermatology to Network, Further Building Presence in Dallas-Ft. Worth

May 8, 2018

DALLAS & FORT WORTH, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Platinum Dermatology Partners (“Platinum”) announced today the addition of DSA Dermatology to its network of top-ranked dermatologists. DSA Dermatology is led by Daniel S. Achtman, MDand his team who have been serving patients’ dermatology needs in Plano, Texas and surrounding areas for more than 25 years. Platinum is a dermatology-focused physician services organization with a growing network of highly reputable physician-owned practices in Texas and Arizona. With more than 40 providers across 19 locations in Dallas/Fort Worth (“DFW”), Platinum has built a robust and rapidly-growing network of board-certified dermatologists, with DSA Dermatology representing the third DFW-based practice to join Platinum in the last four months.

Specialists in medical dermatology, cosmetic and dermatological surgery, and cosmetic laser treatments, DSA Dermatology is built on a foundation of medical expertise, technological advancements, and dedication to quality patient care. Honored with multiple awards and honors such as a nomination for the “2016 Fans Choice Award for Plano Dermatology,” DSA Dermatology blends today’s technology advancements with proven treatments and highly-attentive care to deliver an unsurpassed experience that embraces family-focused patient care.

“I’m excited to be part of the Platinum Network and work with the most notable dermatologists in our community here in DFW,” says Dr. Achtman.

“We are excited to add Dr. Achtman and his outstanding team to our growing network in DFW, and especially to our growth in the Plano area,” says Chris Crawford, MD, Dallas Associated Dermatologists-Plano, a founding partner in the Platinum network. “This growth is an extension and reinforcement of our critical mass in the DFW Metroplex, and further solidifies our position as the premier option for physician business owners who want to maintain their brand and voice in dermatology, while helping us shape the future of patient care in our industry.”

Platinum’s model is differentiated by its focus on alignment and collaboration with physicians. Physicians in the Platinum Network share ideas and proven protocols to enhance operations and refine quality patient care. To learn more about a partnership with Platinum Dermatology Partners, visit or contact Michael Pennington, VP of Strategy and Business Development,

About Platinum Dermatology Partners

Platinum Dermatology Partners builds true partnerships with highly reputable dermatology practices to empower growth and best-in-class services. Through Platinum’s physician-driven model, physicians retain autonomy over clinical care and their practice brand and culture, while benefiting from the business expertise and shared resources available through the Platinum network. As a comprehensive physician management services organization, Platinum offers regular collaboration among top-ranked dermatology professionals, and practice growth opportunities unmatched in an independent practice. Platinum is backed by Sterling Partners, a private equity firm with more than 30 years of experience investing in and growing leading healthcare companies across the nation. For more information about Platinum Dermatology Partners, please visit: