(WA) – Dr. Nicholas L. Compton, MD


Dr. Compton is a dermatologist who specializes in medical dermatology, including the care of patients with complex skin diseases. 


Patient Care Philosophy

I strive to provide compassionate care to patients using a team-based approach and using evidenced-based treatment, whenever possible. I believe engaging the patient in their medical care leads to the most successful outcomes.


Clinical Interests

Medical dermatology; teledermatology; systemic diseases and the skin.




Univ. of Washington, School of Medicine Medical education, 2002
University of Pennsylvania Fellowship
UW - Dept. of Dermatology Residency
UW - Division of General Internal Medicine Internship
UW - Division of General Internal Medicine Residency
VA HSR&D General Internal Medicine Fellowship Fellowship

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology, Dermatology, 2010