Dr. Valerie Tokarz, Board-Certified Dermatologist in East Greenwich, Announces Her Practice's Grand Opening  


EAST GREENWICH — Dr. Valerie Tokarz, DO, FAAD, would like to announce the opening of her brand-new practice, Tokarz Dermatology, located at 1485 South County Trail. The Tokarz Dermatology team held a ribbon cutting and grand opening event on May 2 to celebrate their new patient-centric practice which will provide a and personalized approach to laser, cosmetic and procedural dermatology. 

Tokarz Dermatology will offer patients unsurpassed services, state-of-the-art technology, unparalleled expertise from a Board-Certified Dermatologist who will be on-site 100% of the time, and the latest, most advanced dermatological treatments available.

 “I’m excited to provide high-quality care in the East Greenwich area to safely and effectively give patients the best possible outcomes,” says Dr. Tokarz. “. Through laser surgery and a variety of dermatologic cosmetic procedures, I look forward to helping patients improve their skin's health from sun-damage, aging, acne, rosacea, scars, and wrinkles, all at a competitive price.”

For over 10 years Dr. Tokarz has been treating patients via lasers and cosmetic injections and is passionate about her continued learning of new and emerging therapies. Her experience, knowledge and artistic eye for skin procedures has allowed her to develop a reputation as a compassionate and gentle provider.  

“My team and I believe that the right daily care and occasional tune-ups can keep your skin beautiful and prevent aging,” says Dr. Tokarz. “Unlike medi-spas, the foundation of our practice is grounded in the utmost safety, and access to the latest research and technologies. As a Board-Certified Dermatologist I’ve had thousands of hours of training just on skin conditions and other medical issues related to the field of Dermatology and maintain this designation with ongoing requirements.”  

Tokarz Dermatology offers advanced care for all skin ailments and skin types, and knows that when it comes to treating skin, there are a range of options. However, there is a vast difference in level of skin expertise among providers. 

“We recommend everyone should trust their skin to a specialist for the most knowledge about your condition,” remarked Dr. Tokarz. “I’ll work hand in hand with my patients to create treatment plans based on the latest research. The thousands of hours necessary to become a Board-Certified Dermatologist along with my vast experience with a wide range of lasers, devices and injectables gives my patients’ the assurance their skin is in the best possible hands.”

Dr. Valerie Tokarz began her journey to become a Board-Certified Dermatologist by earning a Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering from Boston University followed by a Doctorate of Osteopathy from the Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine. She then went on to complete a rigorous Surgical Internship at Portsmouth Naval Medical Center in Virginia before working as a doctor for the US Marines with a tour in North Carolina, including a deployment to Kuwait. She completed her Dermatology Residency at Naval Medical Center, San Diego and remained there as an Attending Dermatologist where she trained residents and focused her skills in laser and cosmetic dermatology. Those talents were utilized to treat various scars including being the first US doctor to deploy with a laser on a hospital ship to treat severely scarred patients during a US Navy humanitarian mission to SE Asia (Pacific Partnership 2012). 

About Tokarz Dermatology
Tokarz Dermatology is a full-spectrum procedural dermatology practice, founded by Dr. Valerie Tokarz, DO, FAAD, board-certified dermatologist. With over a decade of extensive integrated experience in medical dermatology, surgical dermatology, lasers, and aesthetic treatments. The office is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and provides state-of-the-art laser surgery devices for resurfacing, rosacea, scars, photo-damage, wrinkles & sun spots. In addition treat is available for Acne, skin cancer, benign lesion removal, chemical peels, Botox®, Dysport®, Restylane®, Juvéderm®, Sculptra®, and Radiesse®.

Katelyn Patras