Amanda Kristine Suggs


Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Appointments and Affiliations

  • Assistant Professor of Dermatology
  • Assistant Professor in Surgery

Contact Information

  • Email Address:


  • M.D. University of Miami, 2012

Research Interests

scars, melasma, rosacea, lasers, acne 

Awards, Honors, and Distinctions

  • Best of Session Award: Clinical Applications. ASLMS. 2020
  • Dermatology Resident Clinical Research Award. Case Western Reserve University. 2018
  • 7th Annual ARTE Poster Competition Winner. ODAC Conference. 2016
  • Iron Arrow. University of Miami. 2011

Representative Publications

  • Jacobs, J; Kattapuram, M; Rundle, CW; Kaplan, SJ; Dreyfuss, I; Suggs, A, The impact on quality-of-life following treatment of surgical facial scars with laser-based therapy: a scoping review., Arch Dermatol Res, vol 316 no. 1 (2023) [10.1007/s00403-023-02779-z] [abs].
  • Flynn, MS; Rundle, C; Suggs, A, Response to Avila et al's "Dermatologist Online Ratings for Botulinum Toxin are Nuanced and May be Misleading"., Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, vol 87 no. 1 (2022), pp. e27-e28 [10.1016/j.jaad.2022.02.064] [abs].
  • Ezaldein, HH; Hill, ST; Merati, M; Suggs, A; Reichert, B; Scott, JF, Dermatologic Device Clearance Within the Food and Drug Administration's 510(k) Pathway, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, vol 52 no. 9 (2020), pp. 837-841 [10.1002/lsm.23236] [abs].
  • Moustafa, F; Suggs, A; Hamill, SS; Friedman, PM, Successful Treatment of Cosmetic Eyebrow Tattoos in Fitzpatrick III‐IV With Picosecond (1,064, 532‐nm) Neodymium‐Doped Yttrium Aluminum Garnet Laser With a Perfluorodecalin‐Infused Patch: A Pilot Study, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, vol 52 no. 7 (2020), pp. 586-589 [10.1002/lsm.23189] [abs].
  • Kauvar, ANB; Kubicki, SL; Suggs, AK; Friedman, PM, Laser Therapy of Traumatic and Surgical Scars and an Algorithm for Their Treatment, Lasers in Surgery and Medicine, vol 52 no. 2 (2020), pp. 125-136 [10.1002/lsm.23171] [abs].