- 22 credits
- AMA, AANP, CSOMA+ 2
- Article available
Dr. Oma Agbai, a Board-Certified Dermatologist located in Sacramento, California, is the Director of the service for Multicultural Dermatology and Hair Disorders at the University of California, Davis. She has special interests in pigmentary disorders, hair loss disorders, and conditions unique to ethnic skin. Additionally, Dr. Agbai offers medical dermatology care and cosmetic procedures to patients of all skin types. Examples of conditions treated by Dr. Agbai include acne-induced skin discoloration, melasma and alopecia.
Dr. Agbai completed her undergraduate education at Emory University, and received her Doctorate of Medicine at Temple University School of Medicine. This was followed by an internship at the University of Pennsylvania Health System department of Internal Medicine, and a research fellowship at Henry Ford Hospital Department of Dermatology, where she performed research in Multicultural Dermatology. She then completed her Dermatology residency at the University of California, Davis Medical Center.
Dr. Agbai’s clinical interests are rooted in her experience in clinical research in pigmentary disorders and multicultural dermatology. She is a co-author on multiple scientific publications and book chapters related to these topics. Additionally, Dr. Agbai has presented at national scientific meetings relating to her clinical and research interests. Examples on topics covered in scientific publications and presentations include novel systemic therapies for vitiligo, botanical agents for treatment of hyperpigmentation, and photoprotection recommendations for patients of color.