Lauren Rimoin, MD
Lauren Rimoin, MD is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and Board-Certified, Fellowship Trained Mohs surgeon at Westlake Dermatology.
Dr. Rimoin was born and raised in Los Angeles. She received her bachelors degree in Human Biology at Stanford University. She then earned her medical degree at University of California, Los Angeles where she was elected to the prestigious honors society Alpha Omega Alpha. She trained at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia for her Dermatology residency, as well as her fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology. She received several honors during her internship and residency, including Intern of the Year, Most Valuable Resident, the Ben Newman, M.D. Humanitarian Award for Outstanding Physician Empathy and Compassion, and the Donald C. Abele Resident Symposium Award. She was also a Chief Resident during her final year of residency.
Dr. Rimoin specializes in skin cancer, Mohs surgery and facial reconstruction, with an emphasis on melanoma. She previously spearheaded a melanoma education and training program for surgical oncology fellows. She is also well-versed in a wide variety of cosmetic procedures, with a strong background in laser resurfacing and photorejuvination.
Dr. Rimoin is board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology. She is a member of American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the American College of Mohs Surgery, the Texas Medical Association, and the American Medical Association.