Elizabeth Bahar Houshmand, MD


Dr. Elizabeth Houshmand is a double board certified dermatologist specializing in cutaneous laser surgery and the dermatologic care of patients with a special interest in Cosmetic Dermatology, Injectables, Laser Medicine , Acne, Hair Loss, and Melasma. She is an internationally recognized thought leader and has lectured in over 20 countries around the world. Dr. Houshmand’s completed her undergraduate degree as a specially selected Presidential Honors scholar from New York University and graduated from medical school with prestigious clinical distinction honors. She completed an Internal Medicine Residency at Georgetown University Hospital and is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Dermatology. Dr. Houshmand completed a two year intensive Dermatopharmacology fellowship under the guidance of leading medical dermatologist at Wright State University. Time was spent focused on conducting clinical trials on investigational treatments in general and cosmetic dermatology. She stayed at Wright State for her dermatology residency and served as chief resident in her third year. Dr. Houshmand completed several dermatologic laser surgery and cosmetic preceptorships that laid the fundamental groundwork for her cosmetic /laser surgery practice. Dr. Houshmand received several prestigious scholarships through the WDS and ASDS has trained with pioneers in the field of cosmetic skin treatments and dermatologic surgery. She was selected by the AAD as one of three dermatology resident recipients of the prestigious AAD International Grant. Dr. Houshmand is Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a diplomat of the American Board of Internal Medicine. She is also a member of several professional organizations, including the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, the Women’s Dermatologic Society, and The International Dermatology Society.

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