Dr. Curtis P. Hamann
Dr. Hamann is known nationally and internationally for his work in the field of contact dermatitis and latex sensitivity. Dr. Hamann received his medical degree from Loma Linda University, where he interned in Preventive Medicine. Dr. Hamann is passionate about diagnosing allergic contact dermatitis as demonstrated by his work at the Contact Dermatitis Institute and by his commitment to educating other health care providers. He is the author of dozens of articles published in peer-reviewed dental and medical journals and has contributed chapters to dermatology text books. He is also active in clinical research. His passion is for solving health issues and helping people to resume normal lives.
Dr. Hamann has been an invited lecturer at many regional, national, and international medical conferences and is Co-Medical Director of the Annual Hands-On Patch Test Training held in Tempe, Arizona.
Dr. Hamann is an authority on latex and rubber-based allergies and patch testing for contact dermatitis. He helped introduce the use of left/right fitted gloves to dental practitioners to address the widespread problem of repetitive motion injuries. He is also an expert in infection control products, sold through his health care supply business, SmartPractice.
Dr. Hamann lives in Phoenix with his wife, Beth Hamann and their 6 children.