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David J. Goldberg, MD, JD


David J. Goldberg, MD, JD

Dr. Goldberg earned his medical degree from Yale University School of Medicine, and completed his dermatology residency and dermatologic surgical fellowship at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Goldberg has served as President and Chairman of both the Ethics and International Committees of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS). Dr. Goldberg was the first-ever recipient of the ASLMS Leon Goldman Award, named after the founder of laser medicine. He is past Chair of the Ethics Committee of both the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery. He has also been a member of the Board of Directors of ASDS and ISDS, and was recently elected to the Board of Directors of the American Academy of Dermatology, and Secretary to the Board of Directors of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

Dr. Goldberg is a Clinical Professor of Dermatology and Director of Laser Research of New York's Mount Sinai School of Medicine. He serves as Clinical Professor of Dermatology and Chief of Dermatologic Surgery at UMDNJ-New Jersey Medical School, and has published over 125 peer-reviewed manuscripts. Dr. Goldberg has authored books on Laser Hair Removal; Ablative and Non-Ablative Skin Rejuvenation; Photodamaged Skin; Complications in Cutaneous Laser Surgery; and, most recently, Dermal Fillers in Dermatology. Dr. Goldberg has performed pivotal research studies in the areas of laser hair removal, non-ablative skin treatments, dermal fillers, and new botulinum toxins. He is on the editorial boards of the Lasers in Surgery and Medicine and Dermatologic Surgery, and is currently Senior Chief-Editor of the Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy. Additionally, Dr. Goldberg is an attorney: having graduated from New York's Fordham University School of Law, where he currently serves as an Adjunct Professor of Law, and teaches a course entitled "Advances in Health Care Law."