Eva A. Hurst, M.D.

Associate Professor of Dermatology

Director, Procedural Dermatology Fellowship



Dr. Eva Hurst grew up in Flippin, Arkansas. She is a graduate of Hendrix College in Conway, Arkansas, where she obtained a B.A. in Chemistry and a minor in Biology. Dr. Hurst received her medical degree from Washington University and completed her dermatology residency at the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), where she served as chief resident. Following residency, she completed a combined Procedural Dermatology and Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship at UCSF.
Dr. Hurst joined the faculty at Washington University as a dermatologic surgeon in September of 2007. Her areas of expertise include Mohs micrographic surgery for skin cancers, cutaneous oncology, and cosmetic dermatology. Her cosmetic practice includes Botox , aesthetic injectables and fillers, sclerotherapy for leg veins, and tumescent liposuction and body contouring.

Dr. Hurst also has extensive training as a laser surgeon and is skilled at the use of lasers for:

  • Vascular lesions – rosacea, vascular growths, and vascular birthmarks
  • Pigmented lesions – pigmented birthmarks, sunspots, and tattoos
  • Photofacial Rejuvenation and Intense Pulsed Light Therapy
  • Fractional and Fully Ablative Laser Resurfacing
  • Hair Removal


Dr. Hurst is a Board Certified Dermatologist and a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and Women’s Dermatologic Society. She actively serves on several committees for these organizations. She is also a guest reviewer for Archives of Dermatology.
Her research and clinical interests include: cutaneous oncology and Mohs surgery, penile malignancies, and novel uses of lasers.

Dr. Hurst sees patients of all ages for surgical
and cosmetic dermatologic issues at the:

Center for Dermatologic and Cosmetic Surgery
969 Mason Road, Suite 200
St. Louis, MO 63141

Selected Publications

  1. Hurst EA, Grekin RC, Yu SS, Neuhaus IM. Bleeding Complications in Dermatologic Surgery. J Cutan Med Surg 2007; 26: 40-46.
  2. Hurst EA, Grekin RC, Yu SS, Neuhaus IM. Infectious Complications in Dermatologic Surgery. J Cutan Med Surg 2007; 26: 47-53.
  3. Hurst EA, Mauro T. Sarcoidosis associated with pegylated interferon alfa and ribavirin treatment for chronic hepatitis C: a case report and review of the literature. Arch Dermatol 2005;141:865-868.
  4. Hurst EA, Harbour JW, Cornelius LA. Ocular Melanoma: A Review and the Relationship to Cutaneous Melanoma. Arch Dermatol 2003;139:1067- 1073.
  5. Lowe JB, Hurst EA, Moley JF, Cornelius LA. Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy in Patients with Thin Melanoma. Arch Dermatol 2003;139:617-621.