Sandy Skotnicki, MD, is a dermatologist at Cleveland Clinic Canada, and one of the most respected authorities on skin health in Ontario. In addition to treating patients at our clinic, Dr. Skotnicki is also a physician in the Department of Occupational and Environmental Health at St. Michael’s Hospital in Toronto, and an Assistant Professor of Medicine in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Toronto.
Dr. Skotnicki was raised in Oshawa, Ontario and graduated with distinction with a degree in Immunology and Microbiology from the University of Toronto, where she also earned her medical degree and was a member of the Alpha Omega Society Awarded for honours throughout medical school. Additionally, she received a Certificate in Dermatology from the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, and was named a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology by the National Board of Medical Examiners.
Dr. Skotnicki holds special interest in acne, allergens, skin care, cosmetic dermatology, skin lasers and workplace safety, as it relates to skin health. She continues to lead research endeavors investigating occupational and environmental health, and has co-authored several studies on the topic. In addition, she lectures internationally on skin care issues.
In her free time, Dr. Skotnicki enjoys contemporary art photography, travel, running and cycling.
Education / Training
University of Toronto, Ontario
Dermatology Residency Program
University of Ottawa, Ontario
Acne, Allergens, Cosmetic dermatology and Environmental and Workplace Safety,
as it relates to skin health.
Awards & Honours
Alpha Omega Society Award, University of Toronto
Medical Alumni Association Proficiency Scholarship, University of Toronto
Contract Research Award, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board (collaborator)
Research Grant, Workplace Safety and Insurance Board
Medical Reviewer, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
Ethics Committee, Canadian Dermatology