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Joel Cohen, M.D.


Joel Cohen, M.D.

Joel L. Cohen, MD is an internationally-recognized expert on aesthetics and skin cancer. He is the Director of AboutSkin Dermatology (Greenwood Village and Lone Tree, Colorado) and also serves on the dermatology teaching faculty at the University of California in Irvine as an Associate Clinical Professor. He is Board-Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, and Fellowship-trained in aesthetic dermatology and dermatologic surgery. Dr. Cohen has published over 223 scientific articles and book chapters, and has co-authored 3 academic textbooks. He is the Co-Director of the ASDS Cosmetic Dermatology Fellowship in Colorado.

Dr. Cohen has been a recipient of the ASDS Public Service Award, the ASCDAS Distinguished Service Award, and the ASDS Excellence in Education Award. In 2018, he received the Melanoma Research Foundation Humanitarian of the Year Award. Dr. Cohen has lectured all over the world, appeared on several television shows including Emmy Award-Winning The Doctors, and has also been interviewed in various magazines and newspapers including: Glamour, Vogue, New York Times, Allure, Shape, Marie Claire, TIME, Allure, InStyle, MORE, USA Today, US News and World Report, and Consumer Reports.