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Latanya Benjamin, M.D.


Latanya Benjamin, M.D.

Latanya Benjamin, MD is a renowned Pediatric Dermatologic Surgeon and former Professor at Stanford University. Nationally recognized as an expert in pediatric laser and surgery, acne and sun safety with media coverage in NY Times, LA Times, Parents, Huffington post, USA Today and the Wall Street Journal. She holds many honorary positions including a position on the Society of Pediatric Dermatology (SPD) Executive Committee and Vice President of Membership and Practice Management.

Dr. Benjamin was awarded the inaugural Women’s Dermatologic Society (WDS) Volunteer of the Year and currently sits on the WDS Board of Directors. She has co-authored several medical textbooks, including the recently published Pediatric Dermatologic Surgery (a Wiley & Sons publication).

She is a mother and passionate advocate for children and families. Dr. Benjamin serves on medical advisory boards and is a consultant for select industry, including an ambassador role with Dove. Dr. Benjamin is a sought after speaker with an expanded role for a national speaker bureau and is a respected leader in her field.