Jay L. Viernes, MD, FAAD

Dermatology
4.8of 5 | (901) | View Reviews
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About Jay L. Viernes, MD, FAAD

  • Dr. Viernes is married with three children.

I’ve practiced dermatology for years, and enjoy both the challenge of improving skin health and the interaction I have with my patients.

Services

Acne Treatment for Adult and Teen Skin

Acne Treatment for Adult and Teen Skin

Your ARC dermatologist will help you decide on the best treatment plan for your acne.

Biopsies of Skin Lesions and Conditions

Biopsies of Skin Lesions and Conditions

A skin biopsy is done by removing cells or skin samples from your body for laboratory examination. The skin samples are used to help diagnose skin conditions and determine a treatment plan for you.

Botox Treatment of Axillary Hyperhidrosis

Botox Treatment of Axillary Hyperhidrosis

Botox® Cosmetic is a a safe, non-surgical procedure used to treat excess sweating in the underarms.

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer and Other Skin Lesions (suspicious moles, warts, cysts, lipomas)

Diagnosis and Management of Cancer and Other Skin Lesions (suspicious moles, warts, cysts, lipomas)

Detecting severe skin conditions early can improve your quality of life. Our ARC dermatologists can provide the proper care for skin cancer and other skin lesions.

Evaluation, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Hair Loss

Evaluation, Diagnosis, and Treatment of Hair Loss

Find out what is causing your hair loss and receive treatment to get your hair back to a healthy state.

Intramuscular and Intralesional Injections

Intramuscular and Intralesional Injections

Dermatologic therapy injections that deliver medication deep into the muscle or skin lesions.

Mole Evaluations and Skin Cancer Screenings

Mole Evaluations and Skin Cancer Screenings

The evaluation of suspicious moles and skin areas can help detect skin cancer and chronic conditions.

Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis

Patch Testing for Contact Dermatitis

Contact dermatitis is a reaction that happens after your skin comes in direct contact with certain substances. Patch testing can be done to find the substance that's causing the rash. 

Telemedicine Visits

Telemedicine Visits

ARC offers telemedicine visits for primary and specialty care. Doctors can quickly evaluate you for a new health issue or follow up with you via a phone call or video visit from the comfort of your home.

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Locations & Hours

Credentials

  • Board Certifications
    Board Certified in Dermatology
  • Medical School
    Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD, 1989
  • Residency
    Wilford Hall Medical Center, San Antonio, TX, 1998
  • Education
    B.S., United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs, CO, 1982
  • Professional Positions
    • Austin’s Top Doctors, Austin Monthly, 2021, 2022
    • Member, American Academy of Dermatology 
    • Member, American Medical Association 
    • Member, Association of Military Dermatologists (President, 2005-2006)

Patient Reviews

OVERALL PROVIDER RATING

Rating based on the helpfulness of the doctor's nurse and/or medical assistant (MA)

4.8out of 5
  • November 10, 2022

    Awesome service from the nurse and the doctor!

  • November 10, 2022

    Doctor and Nurse exceeded expectations.

  • November 9, 2022

    Dr Viernes is first class! Thanks, ARC!

  • November 8, 2022

    We were early, and so we’re they! We added a new wrinkle (pun intended!) to the visit and get we were still in and out within 30 minutes.

  • November 3, 2022

    Overall good visit.

  • November 3, 2022

    I had my 1st visit w/Dr Viernes, got my issues treated and all is good.