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Open Access Dermatology Journals

A list of Open Access Dermatology journals for you to publish your manuscript in

Dermatology is branch of medicine dealing with the hair, nails, skin, and their diseases

Open Access journals publish papers that are free to the reader to download. OA papers have undergone peer review and are not more or less stringent than papers in closed journals — the main difference is in the business model.

This list of Dermatology OA journals will hopefully make it easier for you to have a better idea regarding where your want to publish your Dermatology manuscript.
We have thousands of high-impact factor Dermatology journals in our list.We've made this extensive list of open access Dermatology journals so you can get a better overview of all the journals where you can publish open access.Use our different columns — number of papers, number of citations, and relevance — to find the best Dermatology venue for your manuscript.

The DOAJ columns refers to the The Directory of Open Access Journals, a list of open access journals, maintained by Infrastructure Services for Open Access.
There are certain criteria a journal must meet to be indexed by DOAJ, and thus inclusion in the DOAJ index is seen by scholars as a mark of quality.

All the open access Dermatology journals in this list are indexed in
If you spot any mistakes in this table of Dermatology OA journals, don’t hesitate to send us an email.

Open Access Dermatology Journals
NameISSNDOAJPublisherNo. of PapersCitationsRelevanceWebsite
Türkderm Türk deri hastalıkları ve frengi arşivi2717-639842100
Journal of dermatitis2684-1436Longdom Group20100
Psoriasis : Targets and Therapy2230-326XDove Medical Press12975894.6Website
International Journal of Research in Dermatology2455-4529Medip Academy86826791.6
Dermatology and therapy2190-9172Springer Nature39187789.5Website
European medical journal2054-6211European Medical Group18288.9Website
Case reports in dermatological medicine2090-6463Hindawi Limited34090588.2Website
JAAD case reports2352-5126Elsevier2611699386.4Website
International journal of clinical dermatology & research2332-2977SciDoc Publishers LLC12283.3
Berkala Ilmu Kesehatan Kulit dan Kelamin1978-4279Universitas Airlangga84783.3
Indian journal of paediatric dermatology2319-7250Medknow Publications1941783Website
Leprosy Review0305-7518GN1 Genesis Network41632206581.5Website
Case Reports in Dermatology1662-6567S. Karger AG782393379.8Website
American journal of dermatological research and reviews2638-1893eSciPub LLC37178.4
Indian Journal of Dermatology0019-5154Medknow Publications44021896677.9Website
Clinical dermatology2282-4103CIC Edizioni Internazionali18077.8
OA dermatology2054-5959Open Access Publishing London9377.8
Dermatology2473-4799Openventio Publishers491777.6
Nepal journal of dermatology, venereology & leprology2091-0231Nepal Journals Online69376.8
Dermatology practical & conceptual2160-9381Derm101.com966338576.8Website
Dermatology Online Journal1087-210849952258576.7Website
Annals of Dermatology1013-9087Korean Dermatological Association and The Korean Society for Investigative Dermatology30581611875.9
Clinical dermatology review2542-551XMedknow Publications13310174.4Website
Dermatovenerologiâ, kosmetologiâ, seksopatologiâ1561-3607Publishing house Uston Ltd23573.9
Dermatology case reports2684-124XLongdom Group461873.9
Enliven2379-5832Enliven Archive19073.7
Dermatology Reports2036-7392PAGEPress Publications37588473.6Website
Indian Dermatology Online Journal2229-5178Medknow Publications2116639173.3Website
Journal of the turkish academy of dermatology1307-394XGalenos Yayinevi2164272.7
Bali Dermatology and Venereology Journal2622-5417DiscoverSys, Inc.36572.2
Dermatology Research and Practice1687-6105Hindawi Limited357511272Website
Rossiiskii Zhurnal Kozhnykh i Venericheskikh Boleznei1560-9588ECO-Vector5779671.8
BMC Dermatology1471-5945Springer Nature278604971.6Website
Austin journal of dermatology2381-9197Austin Publishing Group14271.4
Our Dermatology Online2081-9390Our Dermatology Online180990571.4Website
Indian journal of dermatopathology and diagnostic dermatology2349-6029Medknow Publications1729270.3Website
Skin2574-1624National Society for Cutaneous Medicine111434070.3Website
Dermatologica Sinica1027-8117Medknow Publications810197969.9Website
Journal of Skin and Sexually Transmitted Diseases2582-3175Scientific Scholar1723669.2
International journal of dermatology and venereology2096-5540Ovid Technologies (Wolters Kluwer) - Lippincott Williams & Wilkins1724969.2Website
Hair therapy & transplantation2167-0951OMICS Publishing Group5810269
Serbian Journal of Dermatology and Venereology1821-0902De Gruyter Open Sp. z o.o.21613868.5
International journal of dermatology and clinical research2455-8605472268.1
Journal of clinical and investigative dermatology2373-1044Avens Publishing Group7814367.9
Journal of General Procedural Dermatology and Venereology Indonesia2460-7991Journal of General-Procedural Dermatology & Venereology1081667.6Website
Pigment international2349-5847Medknow Publications17220667.4Website
ARC journal of dermatology2456-0022ARC Publications Pvt Ltd.451066.7
Journal of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery2352-2410Medknow Publications24944565.5Website
Postepy Dermatologii I Alergologii1642-395XTermedia Sp. z.o.o.1209618665.2Website
Indian journal of drugs in dermatology2455-3972Medknow Publications20112064.7Website
JAAD international2666-3287Elsevier24230563.6Website
Clinical, Cosmetic and Investigational Dermatology1178-7015Dove Medical Press1102983863.5Website
Dermatopathology2296-3529MDPI AG21156763.5Website
Romanian Journal of Clinical and Experimental Dermatology2392-7461TARUS Media32362.5
Journal of skin and stem cell2423-7086Kowsar Medical Institute82662.2
Case reports in rheumatology2090-6897Hindawi Limited458133562.2Website
Indian Journal of Dermatology, Venereology and Leprology0378-6323Scientific Scholar72053097162.1Website
Skin health and disease2690-442XWiley1427962Website
International Journal of Women's Dermatology2352-6475Elsevier716299561.5Website
Vestnik dermatologii i venerologii0042-46099748113760.7Website
Journal of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery0974-2077Medknow Publications950709260.3Website
Journal of Allergy1687-9783Hindawi Limited5060
Acta dermato-venereologica0001-5555Acta Dermato-Venereologica709103359.1Website
The Open Dermatology Journal1874-3722Bentham Science24260557.9
HSOA journal of clinical dermatology & therapy2378-8771Herald Scholarly Open Access761357.9
International Journal of Dermoscopy2581-7108Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishing192557.9
World journal of dermatology2218-6190Baishideng Publishing Group Co (World Journal of Dermatology)7321257.5
Clinical and experimental dermatology and therapies2575-8268Gavin Publishers7157.1
Journal of cutaneous immunology and allergy2574-4593Wiley28113856.9Website
Journal of dermatology research and therapy2469-5750ClinMed International Library1312556.5
Dermatology archives2578-6342sPage.direcT39356.4
European medical journal2398-9130European Medical Group16256.3Website
Dermatology aspects2053-5309Herbert Publications91055.6
Anais Brasileiros De Dermatologia0365-0596Elsevier69613344255.6Website
Daehan'yi jin'gyun haghoeji1226-4709Korean Society for Medical Mycology2429655.4
Journal of Cosmetics, Dermatological Sciences and Applications2161-4105Scientific Research Publishing, Inc.413124855
Turk Dermatoloji Dergisi1307-7635Medknow Publications43118554.1
Turkderm1019-214XGalenos Yayinevi71333854
Journal of the Egyptian Women's Dermatologic Society (Print)1687-1537Medknow Publications78653.8Website
Allergies2313-5786MDPI AG281353.6Website
Medical mycology case reports2211-7539Elsevier550322153.6Website
Clinical dermatology open access journal2574-7800Medwin Publishers1621452.5
대한나학회지1229-1536Society of Korean Leprologists23552.2
Madridge journal of dermatology & research2639-0353Madridge Publishers, LLC351651.4
Journal of applied medical sciences2241-2328Scientific Press International Limited2050
RGUHS journal of medical sciences2231-1947Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences2050
Journal of dermatological research2413-8223ACT Publishing Group362250
ISRN Dermatology (Print)2090-4592Hindawi (International Scholarly Research Network)4750
ISRN Allergy2090-553XHindawi (International Scholarly Research Network)2050
Journal of skin cancer2090-2913Hindawi Limited199290949.2Website
Przegla̧d dermatologiczny0033-2526Termedia Sp. z.o.o.344468748.8Website
Bőrgyógyászati és venerológiai szemle0006-7768Hungarian Dermatological Society387648.3
Asian journal of dermatology1996-3424Science Alert272948.1
Nihon rinsho hifukaikai zasshi1349-7758Japan Organization of Clinical Dermatologists46247.8
Nihon Raigakkai zasshi0386-398035719447.3
JMIR dermatology2562-0959JMIR Publications Inc.11310046.9Website
Journal of dermatology & cosmetology2574-9943MedCrave Group2315246.8
Global dermatology2056-7863Open Access Text14410146.5
Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology1984-551099946246.5Website
American research journal of dermatology2642-2980American Research Journals11345.5
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Frequently Asked Questions

What is Open Access (OA)?
Open access is an international movement that aims to provide free and open online access to academic information, such as publications and data
What does “relevance” mean in the table?
If a journal has a relevance of “100”, that means that the journal is fully related to the concept it is listed under. If, on the other hand, a journal has a relevance of “0”, that means that the journal doesn’t have any relation to the topic it is listed under. So Nutrition might have a low relevance when included in Open Computer Science Journals
How do you count total number of citations?
The citations demonstrate how frequently publications from this journal are cited in other papers. We obtain this information via OpenAlex. Although the accuracy is questionable, it might nevertheless aid you in gaining an understanding of how prestigious a publication is overall.
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What is an APC?
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What are the different Open Access types?
The most common types are “Green Open Access”, “Gold Open Access” and “Hybrid Open Access”.