Susan J. Huang, MD


  • Board-certified dermatologist practicing at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center
  • Formerly Chief Resident at Harvard Medical School while undergoing dermatology training
  • Member of the American Academy of Dermatology


Dr. Huang is a board-certified dermatologist and currently practices dermatology at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, a teaching hospital of Harvard Medical School. She is also an instructor in dermatology at Harvard Medical School.  She has interests in patient education, patient safety and patient advocacy and runs the dermatology blog DermBytes. 


Dr. Huang received her AB in biochemistry from Harvard College, where she graduated magna cum laude and phi beta kappa, and her MD from Harvard Medical School. During medical school, she completed a Howard Hughes Medical Institute research fellowship in skin tumor immunology. She completed a medical internship at the Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston, MA and her dermatology residency in the Harvard Combined Residency Program in Dermatology, where she served as a chief resident during her final year.

A Word From Susan J. Huang, MD

My parents always stressed the importance of education to me. We are all patients at one time or another and need to be educated about our health care. I hope this site can add to your knowledge about your skin.

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