S. Max Vale, MD is a medical and cosmetic dermatologist. Dr. Vale feels that a collaborative approach between patient and provider leads to the best outcome. He strives to create a customized care plan with each patient, as if treating a family member. He prioritizes patient education and empowerment to achieve the best results.
Dr. Vale's clinical interests include general medical dermatology (skin cancers, eczema, acne, psoriasis), skin surgery (skin cancer surgery, mole and cyst removal), and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Vale has a special interest in LGBTQ health.
Dr. Vale is a Clinical Assistant Professor in the Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine at UW School of Medicine.
In his free time, Dr. Vale enjoys cooking, making music (singing, saxophone), seeing new movies, and spending time with his family.