Dr. Benjamin Barankin
Personal Summary:Dr. Benjamin Barankin is a board-certified Toronto dermatologist specializing in medical, surgical and cosmetic care of the skin. His undergraduate university training was in Life Sciences and Psychology at Queens University, followed by medical school at the University of Western Ontario. Dr. Barankin then completed a five-year dermatology residency at the University of Alberta that resulted in him being awarded a fellowship in Dermatology by the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada.Dr. Benjamin Barankin is also a widely published author with more than 500 articles related to dermatology and he has gained international distinction as the author of 6 books on dermatology. He also serves on the editorial boards of numerous medical journals that seek his expertise. Dr. Barankin is frequently sought out by insurance companies and law firms to serve as a medical expert on their most challenging cases.Dr. Benjamin Barankin regularly educates dermatologists, family physicians, medical trainees, and the public on matters related to the skin, hair and nails. He is regularly invited to speak at national and international conferences where his research has garnered numerous awards. Dr. Barankin travels extensively to scientific meetings to stay at the cutting edge of dermatology research and technologies. In addition, his expertise is frequently sought by the Canadian press including: National Post. Globe & Mail. Toronto Star,
Readers Digest, ELLE, FLARE, Sharp, Elevate, Canadian Living, Best Health. Glow, Todays Parent, Good Times, CBC radio. Global & CTV news.
Medical School and Year of Graduation:University of Western Ontario 2001
Residency Training and Year Completed:University of Alberta 2006
Group Practice/Hospital Affiliations:Toronto Dermatology Centre
Key Professional Achievements and Awards:1. Executive Member of the Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA) 2. Author of 6 books in dermatology and more than 500 medical publications 3. Numerous awards for presentations and posters at national & international conferences 4. Team dermatologist for the professional soccer team Toronto FC.
Specialized Training or Interests:Dr. Benjamin Barankins training and expertise are in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. He has a large medical practice treating acne, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, excessive sweating, rashes, skin cancers, infections, and numerous other conditions of the skin, hair and nails.Dr. Benjamin Barankin balances his medical expertise with a cosmetic practice where he is a recognized expert in the