All our physicians at Aesthetic Dermatology Associates, PC are Board Certificed and maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dermatology.

Jamie F. Altman, MD

Dr. Altman completed his dermatology residency at the University of Michigan, a top dermatology program in the country. With a special interest in skin cancer treatment, Dr. Altman also completed a fellowship at the Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.

Dr. Altman is board-certified in dermatology and prides himself in continuing education and staying on the cutting edge. He is a member of several professional organizations including the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dematologic Surgery, American Medical Association, and several other medical societies. He is Chief of the Subdivision of Dermatology at Riddle Memorial Hospital and a Clinical Instructor in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania.

Dr. Altman completed his undergraduate education at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated Magna cum laude. He then obtained his medical degree from Temple University, where he was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society.

Dr. Altman has authored numerous articles published in premier medical journals. He has
been an investigator for numerous clinical trials and was awarded the Ralph Coskey research award as a resident.

Dr. Altman has received specialized training in several areas of cosmetic dermatology. He prides himself in being able to offer exceptional skill in many cosmetic procedures while maintaining his medical and surgical foundation.

Dr. Altman's philosophy of treating each patient with individualized care is unwavering. This holds true for all of his cosmetic, surgical, and medical patients.

Dr. Altman has been recognized as a TOP DERMATOLOGIST by US NEWS AND WORLD REPORT 2013 and in PHILADELPHIA MAGAZINE in 2013-2017. He has been repeatedly named as a Top Doctor in MAIN LINE TODAY Magazine.

 

Gopal A. Patel, MD

Dr. Patel was born and raised in New Jersey.  After graduating as valedictorian of his high school class, he completed an accelerated medical program at UMDNJ – New Jersey Medical School.  He received a full academic scholarship to the university and graduated with membership to the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honors Society.  He went on to complete an internship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.   He completed his dermatology residency at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical School in Dallas, TX.  During this time he performed clinical research in medical dermatology and published several articles in peer-reviewed journals and textbooks.  He has had the privilege of completing a research fellowship studying the biology of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. 

Dr. Patel is board-certified in dermatology, and maintains an interest in the full breadth of dermatology, including care for skin cancer patients, medical dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology with an emphasis on building a strong doctor-patient relationship. 

Dr. Patel continues to work nationally with the American Academy of Dermatology, and is passionate about volunteerism and patient advocacy.  Furthermore, he retains membership in multiple dermatology specialty societies.

He and his wife are excited to become members of the Greater Philadelphia Area.