Sumaira Z. Aasi, MD

Sumaira Z. Aasi, MD

Dr. Sumaira Z. Aasi is Clinical Professor of Dermatology and Director of Mohs and Dermatologic Surgery at Stanford University. Prior to taking a faculty position at Stanford, Dr. Aasi was Associate Chief of the Section of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology at Yale University, where she also helped train fellows in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. Dr. Aasi also completed a fellowship in advanced dermatologic surgery, cutaneous oncology, and Mohs Micrographic Surgery at Yale. She received her education and medical training at Northwestern University and the University of Chicago.

Dr. Aasi has contributed to more than 45 peer-reviewed publications and delivered more than 150 lectures on skin cancer and reconstruction at national and international meetings. She has chaired national conferences and served on the Board of Directors for the American College of Mohs Surgeons. Most recently, she has written a critical textbook on the pathology of skin cancers (Atlas of Practical Mohs Histopathology) used in Mohs fellowship training programs worldwide.