Travis W. Blalock, MD

Associate Professor

Department of Dermatology

Director, Dermatologic Surgery, Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology

Department of Dermatololgy

Director, Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship

Department of Dermatology

Staff Physician

Division of Derrmatology, Atlanta VA Medical Center

Additional Contact Information

Mailing Address:

Emory University: Department of Dermatology

1525 Clifton Road
Suite 100

Atlanta, GA 30322


  • MD, Mercer University School of Medicine, Macon, GA
  • Internship, The University of Tennessee College of Medicine, The Department of Surgery, Chattanooga, TN
  • Dermatology Residency, Medical College of Georgia, Division of Dermatology, Augusta, GA
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship, Scripps Clinic, Division of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, LaJolla, CA
  • Certifications: American Board of Dermatology and American Board of Venous and Lymphatic Medicine


  • Cutaneous Oncology
  • Basal Cell Carcinoma
  • Squamous Cell Carcinoma
  • Melanoma

Select Honors and Awards:

  • The Inaugural Dr. Dennis Weigand Faculty Teaching Award, University of Oklahoma, Department of Dermatology, 2014
  • Oklahoma University Medicine Award for Outstanding Patient Service, 2013-2014
  • Marshall A. Guill Resident Teaching Award, Medical College of Georgia, Division of Dermatology, 2010-2011 

Society and Professional Memberships:

  • American College of Mohs Surgery
  • International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American College of Phlebology
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  • Skin Cancer Foundation


Book Chapters:

  • Blalock TW & Stasko T. “Chapter 10: Immune dysfunction and immunosuppression: Impacts on SCC incidence, prognosis, and management.” In: High-Risk Cutaneous Squamous Cell Carcinoma: A Practical Guide for Patient Management.  Springer, 2016.
  • Blalock TW & Ross EV.  Chapter 5: Nonablative Laser and Light Skin Rejuvenation. In: Lasers and Lights, Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series.  Third Edition. Editors: George J. Hruza, MD and Matthew M. Avram, MD.  Elsevier, 2012.