Department Dermatology
Primary Location Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Type of Doctor Adults Only
Languages English, German
Surgeon No
Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital
Primary Location

Cleveland Clinic Florida, Weston Hospital

Specialties & Treatments

Treatment & Services

  • Botulinum Toxin Injections
  • Cutaneous Laser Surgery
  • Dermatopathology
  • Excisions
  • General Dermatology
  • Hair Removal
  • Laser Treatment Of Hemangiomas And Birthmarks
  • Mohs Surgery
  • Nail Care
  • Nerve Biopsy
  • Restylane
  • Skin Biopsies
  • Skin Examinations
  • Vascular Laser
  • Wrinkle Fillers
View all 15 Treatment & Services +

Specialty in Diseases & Conditions

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Alopecia Areata
  • Bullous Pemphigoid
  • Connective Tissue Disorders
  • Dermatitis
  • Eczema
  • Hair Loss
  • Hidradenitis
  • Lipoma
  • Lupus
  • Moles
  • Molluscum Contagiosum
  • Psoriasis
  • Pyoderma Gangrenosum
  • Rashes/Red Skin
  • Ringworm
  • Rosacea (Adult Acne)
  • Scleroderma
  • Sebaceous Cysts
  • Skin Cancer
  • Skin Lesions
  • Skin Tags
  • Vitiligo
  • Warts
View all 25 Specialties +


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About Tamara Lior, MD

Tamara Lior, MD is a graduate of the University of Nevada where she received her undergraduate degree. She then continued her education earning her medical degree at the Medical College of Wisconsin, where she also participated in an internship in internal medicine post-graduate. Dr. Loir proceeded in her postgraduate training with a residency in dermatology at Mayo Clinic and a Fellowship in mohs micrographic and dermatologic surgery at Boston University Medical Center.

In 2000, Dr. Lior joined Cleveland Clinic Florida. She is a board-certified dermatologist and has a keen interest in mohs surgery. Dr. Lior is very professional yet also very approachable. She continuously makes an effort to assure her patients that their treatments are specialized for their concerns and creates a comprehendible explanation. Dr. Lior is an excellent physician and a service to Cleveland Clinic.

Education & Professional Highlights

Education & Professional Highlights


Education & Fellowships

Fellowship - Boston University / Boston University Medical Center
Mohs Micrographic & Dermatologic Surgery
Boston, MA USA

Residency - Mayo Clinic
Rochester, MN USA

Internship - Medical College of Wisconsin
Internal Medicine
Milwaukee, WI USA

Medical Education - Medical College of Wisconsin
Milwaukee, WI USA

Undergraduate - University of Nevada, Las Vegas
Las Vegas, NV USA


  • Dermatology

Specialty Interests

Mohs Surgery

Research & Publications

Research & Publications

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Industry Relationships

Industry Relationships

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As of 9/9/2020, Dr. Lior has reported no financial relationship with industry that is applicable to this listing. In general, patients should feel free to contact their doctor about any of the relationships and how the relationships are overseen by Cleveland Clinic. To learn more about Cleveland Clinic's policies on collaborations with industry and innovation management, go to our Integrity in Innovation page.

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Patient Satisfaction Reviews

121 Patient Satisfaction Reviews

The Patient Satisfaction Rating is an average of all responses to the care provider related questions shown below from our nationally-recognized Press Ganey Patient Satisfaction Survey. Patients that are treated in outpatient or hospital environments may receive different surveys, and the volume of responses will vary by question.

Responses are measured on a scale of 1 to 5 with 5 being the best score.

The comments are submitted by patients and reflect their views and opinions. The comments are not endorsed by and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cleveland Clinic.

Overall Star Ratings
4.9 out of 5
Explains 4.9
Courtesy, Respect & Concern 4.9
Patient Rating of Doctor 4.9

18 Patient Comments

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

This is my 5th Moh's surgery by Dr. Lior. I wouldn't go to anyone else.

Reviewed on Sep 1, 2020

I've already recommended Dr. Lior.

Reviewed on Aug 28, 2020

Very good experience with a professional staff and caring Doctor

Reviewed on Aug 27, 2020

Would recommend Dr. Lior to my friends and family

Reviewed on Jul 31, 2020

Excellent doctors at Cleveland clinic but getting appointments is very difficult.

Reviewed on May 27, 2020

I have had 2 previous surgeries in the lip area at a different facility and my experience w/Dr. Lior and Kathleen was far better in every way

Reviewed on May 22, 2020

dr Lior is a joy to go to. She does her work in excellence and is a very enjoyable positive doctor to be around. I have complete confidence in her!

Reviewed on May 11, 2020

Dr Lior gave me the info I requested and is interested in getting best results for me

Reviewed on May 1, 2020

dr. Lior communicates efficiently and clearly and always asks if I have further questions.

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

very happy with Dr. Lior

Reviewed on Feb 28, 2020

Dr Tamara Lior is very professional, very good doctor, knows her trades, and care about.

Reviewed on Jan 28, 2020

Dr. Lior is an incredible doctor/surgeon. She was friendly, reassuring, and explained very technical aspects in a manner I could easily understand.

Reviewed on Jan 27, 2020


Reviewed on Dec 13, 2019

Dr. Lior is an outstanding physician! Very thorough, explains everything in detail, and displays genuine concern.

Reviewed on Oct 11, 2019

bybthe time i get to see dr lior the biopsy re markings have disappeared

Reviewed on Oct 7, 2019

Dr. Lior is terrific!

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

I have already recommended Dr. Lior.

Reviewed on Sep 10, 2019

Dr. Lior is the best that I have ever been to. I have had at least 15 surgeries. So, I know what I am talking about.

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