A board certified physician with specialist training in Dermatology, Dr. Sandy is the first graduate of the Clinical Dermatology Fellowship at University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. This fellowship is one of two in the nation, aiming to meet the needs in healthcare for dermatological expertise.
Her multi-layered diagnostic system aids in building a regimen that is tailored to her clients’ lifestyle. Her use of traditional and non-traditional treatments enhances skins appearance and general health, so that they reflect a healthy inside and reveal a glowing outside.
As a child, Dr. Sandy endured numerous hospital stays and doctors visits to manage her skin conditions. This provoked her interest in dermatology, but she recalls always wanting to be a doctor. As a patient, Dr. Sandy felt that the focus of her medical visits lacked a true assessment of the whole patient. As a result, her philosophy, as a physician is to treat skin form the inside out, a “Holistic Approach to Skincare”. She served as Medical Director of Columbia Medical Skin Care and Dermatology, Columbia, Maryland. She owns and runs Polished Skincare and Dermatology in New York and Maryland.
Dr. Sandy has been very active in academia and the pursuit of meeting the dermatological needs of the underserved populations and Skin of Color. With a particular interest in developing fundamental dermatological expertise in general practitioners to be the unmet demands for dermatological services. She has participated in Health fairs and free Skin clinics both in here in the United States and the Caribbean. As a professor, she precepted and trained medical students and residents. She has lectured and tutored students on Dermatological Diseases and Procedures.