35th Hawaii Dermatology SeminarTM
Suzanne L. Kilmer, MD
Suzanne Kilmer, M.D. Dr. Kilmer, a board certified dermatologist, is the Director of the center. She received her M.D. degree with honors and completed her residency at U.C. Davis Medical Center before moving East for a one-year clinical and research fellowship in laser surgery at Harvard Medical School. She remained at Harvard as a faculty member for two years researching laser treatment of tattoos, pigmented lesions, and the rapidly pulsed lasers now popular for laser resurfacing. Chosen as one of the "Best Doctors in America" by her peers, she lectures internationally, has published numerous articles and teaches other physicians the skills necessary to perform laser surgery. Past president of the American Society of Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, she also sits on several medical advisory boards for laser companies and editorial review boards for dermatologic journals. She has been featured on local and national news programs, Oprah Winfrey, and in Ann Landers, Newsweek and Self Magazine, where she was listed as one of the top ten laser surgeons in the country. Doctor Suzanne L. Kilmer recently received a national honor for her work to help patients who have port wine stains.