Keep your skin 
healthy and young

Our Practice

As a board certified Sugar Land Dermatologist, Dr. Polinger treats diseases and problems of skin, hair and nails. She has a special interest in treating skin cancer and psoriasis, acne, warts and spots of all colors. Dr. Polinger is also current in dermatologic cosmetic procedures such as lasers, Botox and fillers. She is laser certified and performs all laser procedures for her patients.


Dr. Iris Polinger has been practicing Sugar Land Dermatology in Houston and Fort Bend County since 1979.
Dr. Polinger loves people and enjoys taking care of patients of all ages from newborns to over age 100. In 1994 she was voted Woman of Excellence by the ABWA and was honored by having Dr. Iris Polinger day authorized by the Mayor of Stafford, Mr. Leonard Scarcella. In 2006, she was voted best Sugar Land Dermatologist in Fort Bend County by the readers of the Sun newspapers. Dr. Polinger offers free consultations for laser procedures and Botox, Dysport, Restylane, Radiesse, Juvederm, Kybella and Sculptra injections. For your free cosmetic consultation or for a regular dermatologic office visit, call Dr. Polinger’s office at (281) 491-9278. Dr. Polinger and her staff welcome you.
Dr. Iris Polinger


Dr. Polinger is dedicated to the highest quality of dermatologic care and treatment. Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, Dr. Polinger offers state-of-the-art care in all dermatologic areas including but not limited to:
  • Skin Cancer screening
  • Body rashes/allergic rashes
  • Dandruff
  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema
  • Sunburn
  • Warts
  • Yeast/Fungus of skin and nails
  • Psoriasis
  • Herpes/cold sores
  • Acne/boils/cysts
  • Rosacea
  • Hair loss
  • Impetigo
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Scabies
  • Bites
  • Shingles
  • Vitiligo
  • Surgical dermatologic surgery
  • Cosmetic dermatologic procedures: various fillers and neurotoxins, sclerotherapy, and laser procedures.


Iris S. Polinger, M.D., Ph.D., is a Board Certified Sugar Land Dermatologist serving Houston and the Fort Bend area with Sugar Land Dermatology services including Sugar Land Botox since 1979. Dr. Polinger received her Ph.D. in Biology in 1969 from The Johns Hopkins University. She then taught at Harvard Medical School and New York University before attending medical school. Dr. Polinger is a graduate of the State University of New York Downstate Medical School. She trained in Dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. Dr. Polinger has lived in First Colony since 1984.
Iris S. Polinger, MD., Ph.D., has been named by the Fort Bend Chaper of the American Business Women's Association as its 1994 Woman of Excellence. Dr. Iris Polinger was recognized at a banquet held by the Houston Federation of Professional Women, a metropolitan association of professional women's organizations of which Fort Bend ABWA is a member. 
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