Shlomit Halachmi, MD PhD, completed her undergraduate education at MIT, majoring in chemical engineering and biology. She then attended Harvard Medical School, were she completed MD and PhD studies.
Her thesis and publications on gene regulation by steroid receptors, in addition to her exposure to lasers in dermatology, led her to pursue a career in dermatology, with residency training at the combined Boston University / Tufts University Dermatology Program.
Since completing dermatology training in 2001, she has lived both in the US and abroad, practicing dermatology with an area of interest in laser dermatology. She has also served as a consultant and clinical investigator and trainer for many of the leading laser manufacturers. She has authored 38 published medical articles and book chapters, is co-editor of a textbook on Radiofrequency in Cosmetic Dermatology, and has lectured at international laser and dermatology conferences. Dr. Halachmi joined our practice in 2018, relocating from her position at Harvard University to be near family.
In addition to providing medical and aesthetic dermatology services at our practice, Dr. Halachmi is a Medical Officer and Senior Staff Fellow at the US Food & Drug Administration, where she has worked in pre-market evaluation of medical devices since 2013, reviewing the clinical studies for new medical devices and providing clinical support to Guidance Documents for industry.