Mitchel P. Goldman, MD
Mitchel P. Goldman, MD, started practicing medicine in 1986. He is a double–board-certified dermatologist and cosmetic surgeon, recognized by the American Board of Dermatology and the American Board of Cosmetic Surgery. A graduate of Boston University (summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa) and Stanford University Medical School, Dr Goldman is recognized for pioneering research on multiple laser techniques, skin rejuvenation, liposculpture, and vein therapy and holds 7 patents on a variety of laser technologies. He was a co-founder of SkinMedica and Lumenis Laser Corporation. He is a volunteer clinical professor of dermatology at the University of California, San Diego, and the founder and Medical Director of Cosmetic Laser Dermatology and Medical Director of West Dermatology. Dr Goldman has 11 patents and has published 13 medical textbooks and more than 300 publications on cosmetic surgery, laser surgery, and vein treatment. He is a past president of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) and American College of Phlebology and has practice/hospital affiliations with Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, California.