Dr. Cindy N. Berthelot, M.D. is a board certified dermatologist treating patients in the greater Houston community, including the Clear Lake, Webster, Friendswood, Pasadena, and Pearland areas. She distinguishes her practice by keeping up to date with the latest dermatological and cosmetic trends. Through her clinical practice, Dr. Berthelot provides scientifically proven treatments in the field of skin health in a highly personal environment.
Dr. Berthelot grew up in Houston, Texas, and attended medical school in Dallas, Texas at the University of Texas Southwestern. She performed her undergraduate work at the University of Houston, where she graduated magna cum laude and earned a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a minor in Public Health. After medical school, she completed her intern year in Internal Medicine at the University of Texas at Houston. Dr. Berthelot then worked at M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, acting as a clinical study physician and research fellow. Her work included several clinical trials dealing with skin cancers, which led to the FDA approval of medications for skin cancer and cutaneous lymphoma. She completed her dermatology residency at University of Texas at Houston/M.D. Anderson Cancer Center program, serving as Chief Resident during her final year. During her residency and fellowship, she published over 20 articles and book chapters, helping to advance the field of dermatology. Most recently, Dr. Berthelot was voted as one of America’s Top Dermatologist by Consumers’ Research Council of America. She also enjoys educating students and residents about general and cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Berthelot is passionate about cancer research, therapy, and prevention. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the Women’s Dermatologic Society, Texas Dermatologic Society, Houston Dermatologic Society and Harris County Medical Society. She has special interests in general dermatology, skin cancer treatment and prevention, as well as cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Berthelot is fluent in Vietnamese. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, cooking, photography and spending time with her husband.