About Us

Dr. Diane Ford

Dr. Ford has been providing quality, personalized care for all of your dermatologic needs for 18 years. Dr. Ford is board certified by the American Academy of Dermotology and currently gives public lectures on the topic of dermatologic health. She is a graduate of Bennett College and Wake Forrest University School of Medicine. Before going into practice, Dr. Ford completed a residency in Dermatology at Howard University Hospital in Washington D. C. Dr. Ford enjoys helping patients achieve the healthy beautiful skin they have always wished for, and she is excited about the opportunity to help you!

Kristina Trunnell MPAS, PA-C

Kristina has joined Dr. Ford with over ten years’ experience as a physician assistant.  She is a 2002 graduate of St. Francis University with her Bachelor’s degree in Health Science and achieved her Master’s degree in physician assistant sciences the following year. Kristina currently is board certified, state licensed, and holds current memberships with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Maryland Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

Ms. Trunnell will be providing general dermatologic, surgical, and cosmetic services for patients.  She received her surgical training at Hershey Medical Center and started her PA career in Cardiothoracic Surgery at Lancaster Regional Hospital and the Ortenzio Heart Center in Harrisburg, PA.  She also worked as a surgical PA for the general surgery, orthopedic, and cardiac surgical services at Suburban Hospital Bethesda, Maryland from 2005-2010.  Kristina has been practicing dermatology since 2008 and since then has completed advanced training and is state licensed to perform skin cancer excisions, laser hair removal, and Botox injections. 

Kristina currently resides in Frederick County with her husband and two daughters.    

Helpful Links

American Academy of Dermatology www.aad.org

Allergan www.allergan.com

Skin Medica www.skinmedica.com

Palomar www.palomarmedical.com

Aerolase Laser www.aerolase.com

Dermapen laser https://dermapen.com

Protégé Elite Skin Tightening: http://www.btlaesthetics.com/en/protege-c46

Vanquish Fat Reduction: http://www.btlvanquish.com/en/vanquish.html

Why Choose Us?

  • Established In 1993
  • Trained in Botox Treatments
  • Trained in Laser Usage
  • Customized Treatment Plans
  • State Licensed
  • Patient Financing Available
  • Insured

Brands Carried:

  • BOTOX Cosmetic
  • Juvederm
  • Vivite
  • Topix
  • Latisse

We Offer Great Services

  • A woman smiling after her Botox treatment in Frederick, MD.


    At Diane S. Ford MD, our goal is to have you living with the body you want.

  • A man smiling after his visit to a Frederick, MD dermatologist.


    At Diane S. Ford MD, our goal is to have you living with clear and beautiful skin.

  • A Frederick, MD woman happy with her cosmetic dermatology work.

    Cosmetic Dermatology

    At Diane S. Ford MD, our goal is to have you relaxed and refreshed for everyday life.

Business Hours

Monday - Wednesday: 7:45AM - 4:00PM
Thursday: 9:00AM - 5:00PM
Friday: 7:45AM - 2:00PM

Our Services


Associations & Memberships:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • Washington DC Dermatological Society
  • Women's Dermatological Society