Dr. James C. Collyer is a board-certified dermatologist who received his training from Northwestern University in Chicago. He has been a dermatologist in the Seattle area for nearly a decade, is a Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Washington Division of Dermatology and finished as the highest-rated Dermatologist in King 5 News' Best of Western Washington in 2013 and 2014.
Being academically trained, he has authored several scientific articles and book chapters. He lectures both locally and nationally to other physicians and sits on several advisory boards. Within Dermatology he specializes in Botox, injectables, lasers/light therapy, sclerotherapy, skin surgery, psoriasis, rosacea, skin screenings and has a particular interest in men's skin health. He also runs the Modern Dermatology UVB light service.
As an Eagle Scout and having grown up in Colorado and New Mexico, Dr. Collyer is an avid fan of the outdoors and snowboarding. You might also find him at a Seahawks or Sounders game (being the sports nut he is), hanging out with his family (he is the youngest of seven children), traveling or babbling something in Dutch.
Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, 2005-2008
Chief resident, Jesse Brown VA Hospital, 2008
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery preceptorship grant, 2007
Goldberg Family Trust grant, 2006
University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, 2000-2004
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society (Junior year, top 4% of class)
Merit Scholarship recipient, 2000-2004
Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
Medicine, Resurrection Medical Center, Chicago IL, 2005
Brigham Young University, 2000, Summa Cum Laude
Professional Activities and Experience
University of Washington, Clinical Assistant Professor
Westside Dermatology, 2008 - 2015
American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), Fellow American
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), Fellow
Medical Dermatology Society
Seattle Dermatology Society
Washington State Dermatology Society
AAD Sports Committee, 2006 - 2008
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, 2003-present