Ally-Khan Somani

Degrees
MD, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
PhD, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto
BSc, Interdepartmental Honors in immunology, McGill University
Advanced training in all phases of dermatologic surgery including Mohs surgery and reconstruction, excisional surgery, dermabrasion and chemical peeling, hair transplantation, scalp reduction, cryosurgery, laser surgery, tissue augmentation, sclerotherapy, liposuction, and other physical modalities.

Work address
Department of Dermatology
Indiana University School of Medicine
550 N. University Blvd., UH 3240  Indianapolis, IN 46202
Phone (317) 944-7744
Fax (317) 944-7051

Qualifications
Degrees
MD, Faculty of Medicine, University of Toronto
PhD, Institute of Medical Sciences, University of Toronto
BSc, Interdepartmental Honors in immunology, McGill University

Specialities
Advanced training in all phases of dermatologic surgery including Mohs surgery and reconstruction, excisional surgery, dermabrasion and chemical peeling, hair transplantation, scalp reduction, cryosurgery, laser surgery, tissue augmentation, sclerotherapy, liposuction, and other physical modalities.

Biography
Ally-Khan Somani , BSc, MD, PhD, FACMS, FAAD, FASDS, FEADV is a board certified dermatologist and physician-surgeon/scientist. He is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology and the Director of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology in the Department of Dermatology at the Indiana University School of Medicine. His clinical practice is focused on treating skin cancers using Mohs micrographic surgery followed by reconstructive surgery. He also performs cosmetic procedures including laser surgery.

Dr. Somani is also a recipient of numerous research awards and grants, including a recent Dermatology Foundation Career Development Award in Dermatologic Surgery. His Research interests include cutaneous oncology, wound healing, aging, immunology and the molecular and signaling pathways involved in inflammatory, neoplastic and autoimmune skin diseases.  He has authored numerous peer-reviewed scientific articles and book chapters. He also serves as an ad-hoc reviewer for several scientific and dermatology journals including Dermatologic Surgery, Journal of Investigative Dermatology, the Archives of Dermatology, and the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.