Vice Conference Chair

Joel L. Cohen, MD


About Skin Dermatology and DermSurgery
Greenwood Village and Lone Tree, CO

Joel L. Cohen, MD practices in Greenwood Village, Colorado and is a Board-Certified Dermatologist, who is fellowship-trained in Mohs surgery and aesthetic dermatology. Dr. Cohen is a Features Editor at the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. He serves as an Associate Clinical Professor in the Department of Dermatology of the University of Colorado, and as an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California Irvine. He has been named a Top Dermatologist by US News and World Report, and has been voted as a Colorado “Top Doc” 9 times by Denver’s 5280 Magazine. Dr. Cohen is an internationally recognized expert on aesthetics and skin cancer, lecturing regularly at both national meetings and international meetings. He also participates in many clinical trials. He has published more than 215 medical articles and book chapters. He is the co-editor of the McGraw-Hill textbook “Aesthetic Rejuvenation: A Regional Approach”, the Wiley-Blackwell textbook “Reconstructive Conundrums in Dermatologic Surgery”, and also the Wiley-Blackwell textbook on Botulinum agents. He has been designated as a teaching instructor by both the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) national preceptorship program and also the American Society of Laser in Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS) preceptorship program. He has been a recipient of the ASDS Public Service Award, the ASCDAS Distinguished Service Award, and the ASDS Excellence in Education Award. Dr. Cohen has been quoted in many newspapers and magazines including Glamour (2x), In Style, Consumer Reports, The New York Times (2x), Redbook, Shape (4x), USA Today, US News & World Report, Marie Claire, Cooking Light, BuzzFeed,,,, Esquire, Condé Nast, Prevention, Real Simple, Huffington Post, The International Business Times, Men’s Health, SELF, Women’s Health, and MORE. He regularly appears on Denver TV stations, Doctor Radio, and has made over 75 appearances discussing dermatology, skin cancer and aesthetic issues. Dr. Cohen was also featured on the Emmy-Award winning TV show “The Doctors” as an expert dermatologist & Mohs surgeon.