Dr. Melissa A. Kainer Erwin completed her undergraduate studies at Rice University and she subsequently obtained her medical doctorate degree from The University of Texas – Houston Medical School. Her residency training included an internship at Brackenridge Hospital in Austin, Texas, and then completion of her dermatology residency at The University of Texas Medical Branch in Galveston, Texas. She is a board-certified dermatologist and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is also a member of the American Medical Association, Texas Medical Association, Texas Dermatological Society, and the American Society of Dermatological Surgeons. Dr. Erwin grew up in El Campo and lives here with her husband and three children.