Josephine Quintanilla-Dieck, M.D.

Assistant Professor

Department: Dermatology


Interests: Hair loss, General Dermatology


Medical School Inst Tec Y De Est Sup De Monterrey (2004)
Fellowship Boston University School of Medicine (2007), Research
Internship Mount Sinai School of Medicine (2008), Internal Medicine
Residency University of Michigan (2011), Dermatology

Specialty Areas

Clinical Interests

  • Acne
  • Alopecia Areata (Hair Loss)
  • Atopic Dermatitis
  • Eczema
  • Nail Disorders
  • Nevi (Moles)
  • Psychodermatosis
  • Transplant Patients

Research Interests

  • Hair loss


Featured Publications Legend

Featured Publications

Intracellular degradation of elastin by cathepsin K in skin fibroblasts--a possible role in photoaging.

Codriansky KA, Quintanilla-Dieck MJ, Gan S, Keady M, Bhawan J, Rünger TM Photochem. Photobiol. 2009 Nov-Dec 85 6

Expression and regulation of cathepsin K in skin fibroblasts.

Quintanilla-Dieck MJ, Codriansky K, Keady M, Bhawan J, Rünger TM Exp. Dermatol. 2009 Jul 18 7

Cathepsin K in melanoma invasion.

Quintanilla-Dieck MJ, Codriansky K, Keady M, Bhawan J, Rünger TM J. Invest. Dermatol. 2008 Sep 128 9

Role of cathepsin K in the turnover of the dermal extracellular matrix during scar formation.

Rünger TM, Quintanilla-Dieck MJ, Bhawan J J. Invest. Dermatol. 2007 Feb 127 2

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  • American Board of Dermatology
    Board Certification (2011)

Professional Associations/Affiliations

  • Texas Dermatological Society (2012)
  • American Academy of Dermatology (2008)