About Us

Philippe Abimelec M.D


Dr. Philippe Abimelec was born and raised in Paris, France where he currently practices the specialty of dermatology, he is also a consultant in nail diseases and surgery at Saint-Louis Hospital. Dr. Abimelec received his M.D. degree from René Descartes University in 1984 where he graduated. He completed his dermatology residency at Saint-Louis Hospital followed by a fellowship with Dr Bernard Ackerman at New-York University Medical Center. Over the past several years, Dr. Abimelec has engaged in teaching courses at Lariboisière Saint-Louis and Pitié-Salpétrière Universities. In addition, he has lectured in Europe and North America at universities and medical meetings, including the American of Academy of Dermatology and the European Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Abimelec academic work pertaining to nail diseases has been presented at professional meetings and published in peer-reviewed medical journals. Active in a variety of professional societies, Dr. Abimelec is a fellow of the Société Française de Dermatologie, the American Academy of Dermatology, the Canadian Dermatology Association, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the International Society for Hair Restoration surgery, the Council for Nail Disorders and the European Nail Society.

Acronyms definition

AAD: American Academy of Dermatology
GMC: General Medical Council (United Kingdom)
M.D: medical doctor

Last update 29.06.2008