Lawrence A. Schiffman D.O., FAOCD
3650 NW 82nd Ave., Suite 306
Doral, FL 33166

Office: 305-735-9474
Fax: 786-472-2717

Lawrence A. Schiffman D.O., FAOCD

Dr. Lawrence A. Schiffman is a Board-Certified General, Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatologist who practices in Miami, Florida, USA. His practice website can be accessed at

Dr. Schiffman graduated with a major in Microbiology from the University of Miami in Florida in May 1996. He received his medical degree from the School of Osteopathic Medicine at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey in May 2000. In June 2001, Dr. Schiffman completed his internship at the Kennedy Health System and Our Lady of Lourdes Medical Center in Camden, New Jersey. He later completed his dermatology residency at St. John's Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, New York.

During his academic studies, Dr. Schiffman volunteered his time as the SOMA National Director of the AIDS Awareness Program to promote increased national awareness of sexually transmitted diseases and AIDS. Through this experience, he became recognized nationally as a public speaker and educator for such groups as The National Youth Leadership Forum. He currently specializes in the diagnosis and treatment of genital lesions and STDs.

Prior to his residency, Dr. Schiffman also completed a 4-year combined Dermatology/Teledermatology fellowship at Derm Dx Centers for Dermatology in Pennsylvania, a first of its kind program in the United States. Additionally, Dr. Schiffman is a faculty member of the American Telemedicine Association's Long Course in Corrections Medicine where he teaches and shares his experiences regarding the use of Tele-dermatology in the Federal prison system.

Currently, Dr. Schiffman is at the forefront of international Tele-dermatology initiatives, providing Tele-dermatological services for the cruise industry through the use of the web portal. This advanced medical practice is quickly becoming an integral element of mainstream medical diagnoses delivery.

He maintains active memberships in numerous state and national medical associations including the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), American Osteopathic Association (AOA) and the American Medical Association (AMA). He is a clinical instructor of dermatology for interns and residents at Larkin Community Hospital in South Miami, Florida. Dr. Schiffman is board-certified through the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology and the American Board of Physician Specialties.

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