Director of Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Surgery, Cultura Cosmetic Medical Spa
Specialty: Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Surgery
Battle’s Washington, D.C., medical practice merges dermatology, laser surgery, plastic surgery, spa therapy, and pharmacy. He is an authority on cosmetic laser therapy on darker skin types. His laser research at Harvard helped pioneer the new generation of noninvasive “color blind” cosmetic lasers.
Fran E. Cook-Bolden, M.D.
Cook-Bolden is noted for her cutting-edge dermatologic care for all skin types. She has been a leading researcher in both cosmetic and medical dermatology in the treatment of ethnic skin. In addition to running her private practices, she is founder and director of the Acne and Pigmentation Treatment Centers in New York.
Title: Director, Skin Specialty Group and Ethnic Skin Specialty Group; Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Columbia University
Charles E. Crutchfield III, M.D.
Title: Adjunct Clinical Associate Professor, University of Minnesota; Founder,
Specialty: Medical & Cosmetic Dermatology
One of the nation’s leading dermatologists, this Eagan, Minnesota, doctor has handled hundreds of cases involving ailments such as psoriasis, vitiligo, laser surgery, atopic dermatitis, cosmetic procedures (including Botox treatments and alphahydroxy skin peels), and ethnic skin conditions.
Peggy A. Fuller, M.D.
Title: Dermatologist /Medical Director, Esthetics Center for Dermatology
Fuller is founder and medical director of Charlotte, North Carolina-based Esthetics Center for Dermatology. The top-rated physician is a fellow of the American College of Physicians, a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, and a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons.
Pearl E. Grimes, M.D.
Title: Director, The Vitiligo and Pigmentation Institute of Southern California
Grimes provides cutting-edge and alternative therapies to patients affected by vitiligo and other skin diseases. She is director of the Vitiligo and Pigmentation Institute of Southern California and professor of dermatology at University of California, Los Angeles. She is internationally recognized for her research on pigmentary disorders.
Arthur L. Burnett:
Some of his past work has literally enhanced the quality of life for millions. His team’s groundbreaking research paved the way for the clinical development of Viagra.
Monte O. Harris, M.D.
Title: Co-Founder and Director of Plastic Surgery, Cultura Cosmetic Medical Spa
Specialty: Facial Plastic Surgery
Harris is a facial plastic surgeon with a culturally sensitive approach to rhinoplasty and a pioneer in cosmetic facial rejuvenation for individuals of darker skin tones. He currently spearheads research to define the process of facial aging across ethnic groups.
Yvonne Knight, M.D.
Title: Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Dermatology, VCU Medical Center; Founder, The Aesthetic Clinique and the MediSpa Clinique, VCU
Knight’s Richmond, Virginia, practice fuses dermatology, laser surgery, plastic surgery, and spa therapy. Also a broadcast medical journalist, she specializes in cosmetic facial enhancement, high frequency wavelength treatments, and advanced dermatologic surgeries.
Amy J. McMichael, M.D.
Title: Associate Professor of Dermatology, Wake Forest University
School of Medicine
This Winston-Salem, North Carolina, physician is a leading expert in the latest treatments for facial blemishes, pigmentation issues and discoloration, and hair loss. She has conducted numerous studies on dermatological issues such as facial pigmentary disorders, alopecia, melasma and their effects on patients of color.
Susan Taylor, M.D.