Meet The Doctor
Peyman Ghasri, MD, FAAD
Dr. Ghasri strives for excellence in every aspect of his practice, be it meticulous attention to detail, or simply in establishing a personable and comfortable relationship with his patients.
Dr. Ghasri was raised in the San Fernando Valley. A magna cum laude graduate of UCLA, Dr. Ghasri was the recipient of numerous merit scholarships and awards. He attended UC Irvine School of Medicine with a full scholarship, where he demonstrated his abilities by maintaining a perfect academic record, graduating amongst the top of his class.
Following medical school, Dr. Ghasri received training in General Surgery and Plastic Surgery at UCLA, followed by completion of Dermatology residency training at UC Irvine. His unique training in both Plastic Surgery and Dermatology allow him to use his artistry in concert with cutting edge technology to bring about youth and beauty in his patients, as well as caring for their medical and surgical needs.
Not only is Dr. Ghasri academically astute, but also has been active in innovative research in multiple arenas in medical, cosmetic and surgical dermatology. Dr. Ghasri was one of the pioneer investigators on the alternative applications of Thermage. He has been invited to multiple national and international meetings as a lecturer and has presented at the international meeting of American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery. Dr. Ghasri is also published extensively in various peer-reviewed journals and has been sought after for his comments on various topics in several dermatology journals and was recently featured on NBC News.
Dr. Ghasri takes pride in drawing on his artistic creativity gained through his unique training. His special interest are in surgical dermatology as well as various cosmetic procedures notably in facial contouring, utilizing the appropriate soft tissue fillers and Botox in combination with lasers.
Dr. Ghasri approaches each patient as an individual, and regularly takes the time to discuss all options and answer all questions in detail. He is frequently complimented for his considerate care to the patient need and comfort, and gentle pain-free touch. His laid back personable style, straight forward approach, and genuine caring that have made him a favorite among patients will be evident during your consultation.
Dr. Ghasri is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology, fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, fellow of American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and a member of American Society of Mohs Surgery.
Katie Flaherty, MS, PA-C
Castle Dermatology Institute welcomes Katie Flaherty as a board-certified physician assistant who specializes in dermatology. She attended Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science in Chicago, IL where she completed her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. Prior to PA school, Katie received her bachelor’s degree from the University of Wisconsin, Madison and spent several years working as an EMT and volunteering in community clinics on the west side of Chicago.
Katie’s clinical interests include treatment of acne, psorasis, eczema, atopic dermatitis and rosacea. She performs skin exams and biopsies for early diagnosis and treatment of basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma and melanoma. Katie is an active member in several academic organizations, including the Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the California Dermatology Physician Assistant Society.
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