Peter Chien, MD, PhD, FAAD, is a board-certified dermatologist on the team of dedicated providers at Lumos Dermatology®. He provides the community of Manhattan, in New York City, with exceptional general and cosmetic dermatology services from the practice’s state-of-the-art clinic in the Flatiron District.
Dr. Chien graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Molecular and Cellular Biology from the University of California, Berkeley, before attending New York University School of Medicine, where he graduated from the MD/PhD program.
After graduating, he relocated to Palo Alto, California, where he completed an internship in medicine at Stanford University School of Medicine. He then came back to New York City for a dermatology residency at NYU School of Medicine, during which he refined his skills under the tutelage of a renowned faculty of dermatologists who are consultants to celebrities like Heidi Klum and Cindy Crawford.
In his work at Lumos Dermatology®, Dr. Chien specializes in preventing and treating medical skin conditions, in addition to performing procedures to rejuvenate the skin and reverse the signs of aging without sacrificing a naturally beautiful look. His extensive medical training and impressive background give him the knowledge and confidence to practice as a clinical leader and effectively advise his patients on the best treatment plans for their specific needs.
Outside of his practice at Lumos Dermatology®, Dr. Chien serves on the faculty at Harvard Medical School’s Department of Dermatology, and is actively involved in research concerning lupus and other autoimmune diseases.
He looks forward to working with his patients at Lumos Dermatology® to keep their skin healthy and youthful.