Joely Kaufman MD

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Skin Associates of South Florida



Dr. Joely Kaufman is a board certified dermatologist, fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Director of Skin Associates of South Florida, in Coral Gables. She was an Assistant Professor at the University of Miami department of dermatology and cutaneous surgery for 7 years, where she is still active as a voluntary clinical Associate Professor, teaching residents and fellows injection and laser techniques.

She is extensively involved in clinical research at the Skin Research Institute and is a Principal investigator on several clinical trials in dermatology, including FDA pivotal studies on neuromodulators, fillers and devices for the aesthetic market. Dr. Kaufman is a leader in the field of Cosmetic Dermatology and has authored and contributed to numerous peer reviewed publications on aesthetic technologies and techniques. She serves as a consultant to companies developing new additions to this market. She lectures nationally and internationally on aesthetic procedures in dermatology including toxins, fillers and lasers. She has appeared in several news and media outlets including CNN, the New York Times, Vogue, and the Dr. Oz show. Dr. Kaufman is passionate about supporting our specialty and serves on several boards including past president of the Miami Dermatology society, Chair of the ASDS procedural survey committee and research committee member, and she is currently the President of the Florida Academy of Dermatology.