MD, FRCPC (Dermatology), FAAD (Dermatology), fellowship (Cosmetic Dermatology)
Board-Certified Medical, Surgical, Cosmetic and Laser Dermatologist with a special interest in:
-Cosmetic Dermatology (facial skin restoration and rejuvenation, wrinkle reduction, facial discolouration, sun spots, neuromodulators, dermal fillers, laser resurfacing, acne scarring, non-invasive body contouring, tattoo removal).
-Minor surgery clinic (skin cancer, moles, cysts, skin tags and other benign skin growths)
-Skin Cancer (melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancer)
-Clinical Trials (psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, actinic keratosis, acne)
-Does NOT see patients with: Leg ulcers, skin allergies (allergic contact dermatitis)
Dr. Andrei Metelitsa, MD, FRCPC, FAAD is a board-certified dermatologist in both Canada and United States and is currently Clinical Associate Professor at the University of Calgary. Dr. Metelitsa also acts as the Regional Director (Prairie Provinces) with the Canadian Dermatology Association. He graduated from medical school at the University of Alberta, Canada at the age of 23. He further received a 5-year dermatology training at the University of Alberta. After completing his residency, Dr. Metelitsa pursued an additional 1-year fellowship training in Lasers and Cosmetic Surgery in Boston, Massachusetts at SkinCare Physicians under the direction of world-renowned faculty from Harvard and Yale.
His main cosmetic interests include use of non-invasive techniques including fillers and neuromodulators, as well as non-invasive body contouring, tattoo removal, and fractional resurfacing. In fact, he is a frequent invited speaker at numerous cosmetic meetings.
His medical interests include skin cancer, acne and psoriasis. Dr. Metelitsa is currently involved in a number of clinical trials investigating new treatments for these conditions.
Dr. Metelitsa is an author of a dermatology book (Stedman’s Illustrated Dictionary of Dermatology Eponyms), as well as more than 40 book chapters and articles. He has presented at numerous national and international conferences and events and has been interviewed by multiple newspapers, radio channels, as well as television networks, including CBC, Global and CTV. He also acts as a reviewer for major dermatology journals, including Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery, among others.
Institute for Skin Advancement
Market Mall Professional Building
Suite 206, 4935 40th Ave NW
Calgary Alberta T3A 2N1
Office Phone: 403-271-3627
Office Fax: 403-284-5272