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Peter C. Schalock, MD

  • Phone: 617-724-8135
Department of Dermatology


  • MassGeneral Hospital for Children
  • Dermatology
Clinical Interests
Contact dermatitis (allergic)
Dermatology (general)
Patch testing
Moles (nevi)
Occupational dermatology
Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Charlestown: MGH Charlestown HealthCare Center
Medical Education
MD, Oregon Health & Science University School of Medicine
Residency, Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center
Board Certifications
Dermatology, American Board of Dermatology
Patient Gateway
Yes, learn more
Foreign Languages
Patient Age Group
Adult and pediatric
Accepting New Patients
Accepting New Patients

BiographyPeter Schalock M.D. received his undergraduate degree from Linfield College, Oregon and his M.D. from Oregon Health and Science University in Portland, Oregon. After an internal medicine internship at Legacy Health Systems in Portland, Oregon, he completed his residency in dermatology at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center, Lebanon, New Hampshire. Dr. Schalock is a board-certified dermatologist and an Assistant Professor of Dermatology at Harvard Medical School.

He has lectured nationally and internationally on contact dermatitis, patch testing, and occupational skin disease, as well as various topics of contact dermatitis. He has also authored numerous scholarly articles, edited a dermatology textbook and co-authored reviews, textbook chapters, and editorials. Professionally, he is a member of the numerous societies including the New England Dermatological Society, American Academy of Dermatology and the American Contact Dermatitis Society, where he serves on the Society's Board of Directors and Education Committee. As well as general dermatology, his clinical and academic interests are in allergic contact dermatitis/patch testing, occupational skin diseases (work-related skin conditions, rashes), and Nevi (moles).

Charlestown HealthCare Center
73 High Street
Charlestown, MA 02129-3026

Phone: 617-724-8135