Dr. Stephen Mandy was born in Baltimore in 1943 and graduated George Washington University undergraduate and medical school in 1966. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the University of Florida and did a residency in ObGyn at Sinai Hospital in Baltimore before entering a Dermatology residency at Johns Hopkins. He completed Derm training at the University of Miami in 1971 and entered private practice in 1973 after serving two years as a Major in the US Air Force.
Dr. Mandy became a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of Miami in 1984 and continues to teach there today. In 1975 began he began a veterinary dermatological pharmaceutical company, DVM, which was sold to Ivax in 1992. While living in Aspen Colorado, he was the area's only dermatologist from 1991 to 2002.
Dr. Mandy became a passionate lover of food and wine while a resident at Miami, under the mentorship of the late Dr. Louis Skinner, a dermatologist and world-renowned gourmet. He now works in a private practice in Miami Beach. Always artistically inclined, Dr. Mandy has broad experience as a painter, sculptor, and photographer. Athletics has been an essential element of his life, as he is a lifelong equestrian, scuba diver, karate teacher and skier.
Dr. Mandy has authored more than 50 peer reviewed papers and 10 book chapters in Dermatology, and has a particular expertise in facial rejuvenation, liposuction, and laser surgery. He has been on the Board of Directors of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery since 1988, and served as its President from 2001-2002. He remains on the Board as the Historian. He is a consultant to numerous pharma/device manufacturers in the aesthetic field.