Dr. Benjamin Barankin is a Toronto dermatologist at the Toronto Dermatology Centre (Founder & Medical Director) where he specializes in medical & cosmetic care of the skin.
His undergraduate university training was in Life Sciences and Psychology at Queen’s University, followed by medical school at the University of Western Ontario and dermatology residency at the University of Alberta.
Dr. Barankin is also a widely published author with more than 600 articles related to dermatology and author-editor of 7 books on dermatology. He serves on the editorial boards of numerous medical journals and newspapers. He has served on the executive of the Canadian Dermatology Association, and in 2014, he was honored by this national association with the Young Dermatologists’ Volunteer Award.
He resides in Toronto with his physician wife and 2 young daughters, and enjoys spending time with his family and friends, writing, playing basketball & tennis, watching movies, and travelling.