Catherine Balestra, MD was born and raised in Miami, Florida, graduated from Princeton University with a degree in Molecular Biology, and earned her medical degree from the University of Miami School of Medicine. After completing her internship in Internal Medicine at Mt. Sinai Hospital, Dr. Balestra received her Dermatology specialty training at the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami. Dr. Balestra is board certified and specializes in medical and cosmetic dermatology and Mohs micrographic surgery.
Education: • MD: University of Miami Medical Center • BA: Princeton University
Residency: • University of Miami, Jackson Memorial Hospital
Fellowship: • Skin and Cancer Associates, Center for Dermatology, Plantation, FL
Internship: • Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center
Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, FL, 2003 - 2004
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami/Jackson Memorial Hospital, Miami, FL, 2004 - 2007
Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship with mentor, Dr Harold S. Rabinovitz, Skin and Cancer Associates, Center for Dermatology, Plantation, FL, 2007 - 2008
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Last Updated: February 13th, 2012
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