Thomas Bender, MD, FAAD, ABD is a Board-Certified dermatologist with Advanced Dermatology and Skin Care Centre. He was awarded the Patients’ Choice Award in 2011, 2012, and 2014 and has also won the Most Compassionate Doctor Award in 2014. He has been featured on many local television stations and was asked to be featured on “The Doctors” TV Show. He is a national speaker for photodynamic therapy.
Dr. Bender graduated from the U.S. Air Force Academy with an Electrical Engineering degree and then earned his Doctorate of Medicine from Tulane University Medical School in 1996. Dr. Bender completed his internship in General Surgery at Kessler Air Force Base and his Residency in Dermatology at Tulane Medical School. He served as a General Medical Officer in Family Practice for 5 years at Maxwell AFB, AL. Once he completed his Dermatology training , he was the Dermatologist at Eglin Air Force Base. Advanced Dermatology was invited to partner with Forefront Dermatology in June 2018. Dr Bender was elected by his peers to the Forefront Board of Directors in May 2019.
Dr. Bender has been practicing dermatology for 19 years and loves providing comprehensive care of the skin. He takes great pride in helping patients with everything from skin cancers to warts, acne, and rosacea. Utilizing the most advanced and latest technology available, Dr. Bender treats aging skin, unwanted hair, unwanted vessels, fat, and many other conditions, such as psoriasis, vitiligo, hyperpigmentation, veins, rosacea, hair removal, tattoo removal, skin resurfacing, and more. Dr Bender sees patients at the Mobile, Daphne, and Bay Minette clinics.