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Our Acne Doctors

Dr Edwin Ishoo is highly qualified and experienced in non-pharmaceutical treatment of difficult acne and acne scars in the greater Boston area
A Consultation with our doctors:


At the consultation appointment, our doctors will provide you with information about your diagnosis and treatment options as well as discussing your concerns and objectives. Once you have identified a concern about your acne break outs, scars or pigmentation,  you can expect the following consultation process:

  • We will review your medical history

  • You will identify and discuss your concerns, desires and goals

  • Based on your objectives, our doctor will determine what treatment options are best for you

  • All appropriate procedures will be offered and explained in depth

  • Details of treatment options as well as immediate post-treatment experience will be reviewed.

  • Expectations as to recovery course, post-treatment care, activity level and final results are discussed

  • All of your questions will be answered

  • If you decide that the proposed treatment plan is right for you, you will be given all the necessary information on how to proceed and achieve your goals.

Our staff is led by Dr. Edwin Ishoo, a board certified physician and surgeon who specializes in the care of diseased and/or aging skin. Dr. Ishoo performs all patient evaluations and treatment plannings.


Dr. Edwin Ishoo is an experienced and accomplished cosmetic physician, specializing in Acne treatment and skin rejuvenation serving as the medical director and staff physician at the Boston Acne Specialists. Dr. Ishoo is a graduate of the University of California at Berkeley and the University of Michigan Medical School. He completed his surgical subspecialty residency training at Boston University and additional fellowship training at The University of Cincinnati.


Dr. Edwin Ishoo is board certified by the American Board of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery (ABOto) and achieved membership in the American Academy of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgeons (AAFPRS), fellow membership of the American Academy of Otolaryngology (OTO-HNS), the prestigious American College of Surgeons (ACS), and the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery (AACS). He has served as faculty at several major universities and taught medical students and doctors. He has authored and contributed to numerous scientific articles and book chapters and has been invited to present at national meetings.

It is time to schedule an appointment at Boston Acne Specialists for a consultation with Dr Edwin Ishoo for treating your acne and acne scars
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