Dr. Lily Talakoub is a board-certified dermatologist in Washington DC. She received her B.Sc. from McGill University and both her M.D. and Master of Public Health degrees from Boston University School of Medicine where she graduated cum laude and was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. She was awarded over 10 awards for excellence in dermatology, surgery and the prestigious leadership award from the American Medical Association. She completed her internal medicine residency at Stanford University followed by completion of a dermatology residency at University of California San Francisco. Her dermatology training was among some of the nations top dermatologists all internationally recognized for their contributions to the field of dermatology.
Lily Talakoub, MD is a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and is an assistant professor for dermatology residents and physician assistants at Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, George Washington University, and Wake Forest University. Dr. Talakoub participated as a medical writer for ABC news and served in the Office of the US Surgeon General. In addition to being a national trainer for Botox, Juvederm, Voluma, and Kybella, she is also affiliated with numerous professional societies including Women’s Dermatologic Society, American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, and American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. She has published hundreds of articles in the field of cosmeceuticals, ethnic skin, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Talakoub is the chief dermatology consultant for Dermatology News. Dr. Talakoub’s special interests include ethnic skincare, medical and cosmetic dermatology, and dermatologic surgery.