About Us & Our History
DermBoard’s mission is to educate the public about common skin problems with the option to directly ask a practicing dermatologist certified by the American Board of Dermatology any general question about the skin, free of charge.
DermBoard’s founder Viseslav Tonkovic-Capin, MD, or simply Dr. T, as many of his patients call him, loves teaching as well as learning from his colleagues, his nurses and his patients, and believes that a well-informed and educated patient will get the most out of their appointment with her or his health care provider.
Meet Dr. TDiplomate of the American Board of Dermatology
Dr. Viseslav Tonkovic-Capin
Dr. Viseslav Tonkovic-Capin (or simply Dr. T as his patients call him) received his medical degree from the University of Zagreb School of Medicine in Croatia. His residency in dermatology was completed at the Medical College of Wisconsin Affiliated Hospitals in Milwaukee, Wisconsin, where he served as a chief resident. He also completed an internship in internal medicine at the Yale-New Haven Hospital in Connecticut and a dermatopathology fellowship at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.
Dr. T is board certified in dermatology and dermatopathology by the American Board of Dermatology and American Board of Pathology. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, College of American Pathologists and Kansas City Dermatologic Society. In addition to his clinical duties he serves as an Assistant Professor of Dermatology, teaching students and residents at the Kansas City VA Medical Center and at the University of Kansas Medical Center in Kansas City, Kansas. He has authored more than 20 articles and book chapters dealing with a wide variety of skin diseases including acne. Dr. T sees patients of all ages.