DR. ARON NUSBAUM

Dr. Aron NusbaumAron Nusbaum, M.D. is a Board Certified Dermatologist who specializes in hair restoration surgery, medical treatment of hair loss, platelet-rich plasma (PRP), and cosmetic dermatology.

Dr. Nusbaum completed his Dermatology residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami where he received the Award for Excellence in Dermatologic Surgery and developed expertise in hair disorders under the training of world-renowned faculty in the field. He is also a graduate of the prestigious Medical Scholars Program at the University of Miami where he completed his Bachelor of Science and M.D. degrees with research distinction. Dr. Nusbaum has published multiple articles and book chapters in the medical literature focusing on medical and surgical hair loss treatment. He is known for his work in research having completed a Fellowship in Wound Healing and Regenerative Medicine where he received several First Place national awards. He is a member of the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Nusbaum brings exceptional surgical skills and novel techniques for diagnosis and treatment of hair loss to our practice. In addition, he has started our Cosmetic Dermatology Division for men and women, and has the artistic sense to achieve aesthetic enhancement while maintaining a natural look, offering a variety of procedures such as botox, fillers, kybella, and PRP.


Medical Training:

  • Jackson Memorial Hospital/University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida
    • Residency, Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, 2014-2017
  • Mount Sinai Medical Center, Miami Beach, Florida
    • Internship, Internal Medicine, 2013-2014

Education:

  • University of Miami Miller School of Medicine (UMMSM), Miami, Florida
    • Doctorate of Medicine, May 2013
      • Graduation with Research Distinction
      • Medical Scholars Program
  • University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida
    • Bachelor of Science in Biology, June 2008, Cum Laude

Honors & Awards:

  • Resident Award for Excellence in Dermatologic Surgery, UMMSM Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, June 2017
  • Awards for “Comparison of Two Novel Debridement Methods in an in-vivo Porcine Wound Model”
    • 2011 National Student Research Forum
      • First Place Outstanding Poster Presentation
      • Best Poster Presentation in Dermatology
      • John K. Robinson Award for Student Initiatives
    • 2011 Eastern Atlantic Student Research Forum
      • Best Overall Presentation
  • Awards for “Topical Vitamin D Stimulates Wound Closure and Decreases MMP Activity”
    • 2012 Symposium on Advanced Wound Care & Wound Healing Society Meeting
      • Second Place Young Investigator Award
      • Third Place Oral Abstract

Research & Grants:

  • 2015 International Society for Hair Restoration Surgery Research Grant: A comparison of apoptotic activity for Follicular Unit Extraction hair grafts stored in different holding solutions.
  • Research Fellow, Wound Healing and Regenerative Medicine Research Program, UMMSM Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, 2011 – 2012
  • Research Fellow, Wound Healing and Infection Laboratory, UMMSM Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, 2008 –2009

Publications:

  • Nusbaum AG, Tosti A. Dermoscopy and Scalp Biopsy in the Hair Transplant Evaluation. In: Unger WP, Shapiro R, Unger R, Unger M, eds. Hair Transplantation. 6th New York, NY: Informa Healthcare USA
  • Saceda-Corallo D, Nusbaum AG, Romanelli P, Miteva M. A Case of Circumscribed Scalp Morphea with Perineural Lymphocytes on Pathology. Skin Appendage Disorder.2017;3:175-178
  • Nusbaum AG, Tosti A. Commentary on a Randomized Placebo-Controlled, Double-Blind, Half-Head Study to Assess the Efficacy of Platelet-Rich Plasma on the Treatment of Androgenetic Alopecia. Dermatologic Surgery. 2016 Apr;42(4):498-9
  • Pastar I, Stojadinovic O, Yin NC, Ramirez H, Nusbaum AG, Sawaya A, Patel SB, Khalid L, Isseroff RR, Tomic-Canic M. Epithelialization in Wound Healing: A Comprehensive Review. Adv Wound Care. 2014 Jul;3(7):445-64
  • Stojadinovic O, Pastar I, Nusbaum AG, Tomic-Canic M. Deregulation of Epidermal Stem Cell Niche Contributes to Pathogenesis of Nonhealing Venous Ulcers. Wound Repair Regen. 2014 Mar-Apr;22(2):220-7
  • Nusbaum AG, Rose PT, Nusbaum BP. Non-Surgical Therapy for Hair Loss. Facial Plastic Surgery Clinics of North America. 2013 Aug;21(3):335-42
  • Pastar I, Nusbaum AG, Gil J, Valdes J, Stojadinovic O, Plano L, Tomic-Canic M, Davis SC. Competitive Interactions of MRSA USA300 and Pseudomonas aeruginosa in Polymicrobial Wound Infections. Plos One. 2013;8(2)
  • Nusbaum AG, Gil J, Rippy M, Warne JB, Valdes J, Claro A, and Davis SC. Effective Method to Remove Wound Bacteria: Comparison of Two Novel Debridement Modalities in an in vivo Porcine Model. Journal of Surgical Research. 2012 Aug;176(2):701-7
  • Nusbaum AG, Kirsner R, Charles CA. Biofilms in Dermatology. Skin Therapy Letter. 2012 Jul;17(7):1-5.
  • Nusbaum AG, Pastar I, Stojadinovic O, Kahn A, Leslie C, Brem H, Kirsner R, Jimenez J, Tomic-Canic M. The role of miRNA-21 in inhibition of epithelization and wound closure. Journal of Investigative Dermatology. 2012 May;132(S1):S146.
  • Nusbaum AG, Pastar I, Gil J, Plano L, Tomic-Canic M, Davis SC. Polymicrobial Infection and The Wound Environment Differentially Regulate the Expression of MRSA and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Virulence Factors. Wound Repair and Regeneration. 2012 March-April;20(2):A33.
  • Davis SC, Nusbaum AG. What is New in Debridement? In: Sen CK, ed. Advances in Wound Care. Vol 1. New Rochelle, NY: Mary Ann Liebert; 2010:535-541.
  • Nusbaum BP, Nusbaum AG. Recipient Area Complications. In: Unger WP, Shapiro R, Unger R, Unger M, eds. Hair Transplantation. 5th New York, NY: Informa Healthcare USA; 2010: 422-424.
  • Nusbaum BP, Nusbaum AG. Frontal fibrosing alopecia in a man: results of follicular unit test grafting. Dermatologic Surgery. 2010 June;36(6):959-962.
  • Nusbaum BP, Nusbaum AG. Hair Restoration in Head and Neck Cancer Reconstruction. In: Thaller SR, ed. Plastic Surgery Hyperguide. Thorofare, NJ: Vindico Medical Education, 2009. http://www.plasticsurgery.hyperguides.com
  • Nusbaum AG, Martell EG, Bard S, Connelly EA, Thaller SR. Excision and grafting of palmoplantar keratoderma. Journal of Craniofacial Surgery. 2009 November; 20(6):2241-2243.

Poster Presentations:

  • Nusbaum AG, Pastar I, Stojadinovic O, Kahn A, Leslie C, Brem H, Kirsner R, Jimenez J, Tomic-Canic M. The role of miRNA-21 in inhibition of epithelization and wound closure. Annual Society for Investigative Dermatology Meeting. “SID 2012”, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2012. 
  • Nusbaum AG, Stojadinovic O, Roeder R, Elliot S, Tomic-Canic M. Topical Vitamin D Stimulates Wound Closure and Decreases MMP Activity. Annual Symposium on Advanced Wound Care “SAWC Spring 2012”, Atlanta, Georgia, 2012. 
  • Nusbaum AG, Pastar I, Gil J, Plano L, Tomic-Canic M, Davis SC. Polymicrobial Infection and The Wound Environment Differentially Regulate the Expression of MRSA and Pseudomonas aeruginosa Virulence Factors. Annual Wound Healing Society Meeting. “WHS 2012”, Atlanta, Georgia, 2012.
  • Nusbaum AG, Gil J, Valdez J, Davis SC. Comparison of two novel debridement modalities in an in-vivo porcine wound model. Annual National Student Research Forum “NSRF 2011”, Galveston, Texas, 2011.  
  • Nusbaum AG, Gil J, Valdez J, Davis SC. Comparison of two novel debridement modalities in an in-vivo porcine wound model. Annual Eastern-Atlantic Student Research Forum “ESRF 2011”, Miami, Florida, 2011. 
  • Nusbaum AG, Gil J, Valdez J, Davis SC. Mixed Bacterial Populations: Interaction between Pseudomonas aeruginosa and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Annual Symposium on Advanced Wound Care “SAWC Spring 2010”, Orlando, Florida, 2010. 
  • Nusbaum AG, Gil J, Valdez J, Davis SC. Mixed Bacterial Populations: Interaction between Pseudomonas aeruginosa and methicillin resistant Staphylococcus aureus. Annual Eastern-Atlantic Student Research Forum “ESRF 2010”, Miami, Florida, 2010.

Oral Presentations:

  • Nusbaum AG, Pastar I, Stojadinovic O, Kahn A, Leslie C, Brem H, Kirsner R, Jimenez J, Tomic-Canic M. The role of miRNA-21 in inhibition of epithelization and wound closure. Annual Society for Investigative Dermatology Meeting. “SID 2012”, Raleigh, North Carolina, 2012. 
  • Nusbaum AG, Stojadinovic O, Elliot S, Tomic-Canic M. Topical Vitamin D Stimulates Wound Closure and Decreases MMP Activity. Annual Symposium on Advanced Wound Care “SAWC Spring 2012”, Atlanta, Georgia, 2012.

Leadership:

  • Project SPF (Sun Protection for Fishermen) – Founder (2011-present)
    • This organization is dedicated to raising awareness regarding sun protection and skin cancer to members of the high-risk recreational and commercial fishing community. Our mission is accomplished by displaying educational materials and providing sunscreens via exhibition booths at local fishing tournaments. We also engage in personal interactions with fishermen to discuss their sun exposure habits, skin cancer risks, and preventive measures.

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery

MIAMI OFFICE: Offices of Merrick Park • 4425 Ponce de Leon Boulevard, Suite 230 • Coral Gables, FL 33146
Toll-Free 877.443.9070 • Phone 305.448.9100 • Email drnusbaum@miamihair.comwww.MiamiHair.com