Nazli Ghiasi


Nazli Ghiasi, MD, FRCPC, FAAD, is a Canadian and American board-certified dermatologist at Cleveland Clinic Canada who treats patients with general medical dermatology problems such as dermatitis, psoriasis, alopecia, skin cancers, warts and acne. She is skilled at performing surgical procedures for various medical as well as cosmetic issues.

Born in Tehran, Iran and raised in Toronto, Ontario, Dr. Ghiasi studied medicine at the University of Toronto before completing her residency at the university’s dermatology residency program. During her training, she was elected to serve as the chief resident in her senior years. She continues to be actively involved in medical education as a Dermatologist at Toronto Western Hospital and an appointed Lecturer with the University of Toronto. She further serves as a consultant Dermatologist for the University Health Network. Dr. Ghiasi is a member of numerous associations, including the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, the Ontario Medical Association, Canadian Dermatology Association and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

When she’s not working, Dr. Ghiasi enjoys salsa dancing. She also likes to unwind by dining with family or friends and taking her dog for long walks.


Chief Resident
Dermatology Residency Program
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
Resident Physician
Dermatology Residency Program
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians of Canada
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
Doctor of Medicine
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON
Bachelor of Science
Laboratory Medicine & Pathobiology
University of Toronto
Toronto, ON

Professional Memberships

  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
  • Ontario Medical Association
  • Canadian Medical Association
  • Canadian Medical Protective Association
  • Canadian Dermatology Association
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Specialty Interests

  • Dermatitis
  • Psoriasis
  • Skin of colour
  • Cosmetic dermatology

Awards & Honours

  • Women’s Dermatology Mentorship Grant, Women’s Dermatologic Society
  • Top Resident Presentation, Cosmetic Surgery Forum
  • University of Toronto’s Graduating Scholarship, University of Toronto
  • John D. Schultz Research Scholarship, The Heart and Stroke Foundation of Ontario
  • Golden Key International Honours Society, University of Toronto