Molly A. Hinshaw

  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology
Molly A. Hinshaw, MD


Molly Hinshaw, M.D., Associate Professor of Dermatology and Section Chief of Dermatopathology is dual board certified in dermatology and dermatopathology. Dr. Hinshaw is a member of the Board of Directors member for the Women’s Dermatologic Society (WDS), member of the UW Hospital medical board, is past president of the Wisconsin Dermatological Society, and has Chaired numerous committees for the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatopathology, and WDS. During her career, she has created courses, workshops and lectures for dermatologists, dermatopathologists, dermatology residents, primary care physicians, and medical students. Her clinical expertise includes melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer as well as disorders of the nail.

Languages spoken
  • English
University affiliation
  • Department of Dermatology

Practice locations

  • West Clinic - Dermatology (1st Floor)
    • 451 Junction Rd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-7670
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  • West Clinic - Dermatopathology Lab
    • 451 Junction Rd. / Madison, WI
    • (608) 265-1681
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Education & credentials

Board certifications
  • Dermatology
  • Dermatopathology
Medical School
  • University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health (formerly UW Medical School), Madison, WI

Dermatopathology, University of Colorado and Health Science Center, Denver, CO, 2005-2006

  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI
  • University of Wisconsin Hospital and Clinics, Madison, WI


  • Nail Disorders
  • Nail Tumors
  • Nail Dystrophy
  • Paronychia
  • Onycholysis
  • Pigmentary Alterations of the Nail
  • Pachyonychia
  • Excisions
  • Melanoma Dermatology
  • Non-melanoma Skin Cancer