Carolina Medina – Aesthetic Medicine in Las Palmas

Dermatologist specialised in Aesthetic Medicine

Experience: - Dermatology - Aesthetic Dermatology - Aesthetic Medicine - Aesthetic Surgery

Languages: - Spanish - English

Treatments: - Aesthetic Medicine - Blepharoplasty


Dr. Carolina Medina is a specialist dermatologist who graduated from Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and subsequently completed a Master’s Degree in Aesthetic Dermatology from Universidad Ramón y Cajal de Madrid.


Aesthetic and surgical dermatology are covered extensively in the official dermatology residency training in Spain which includes, not only non-invasive aesthetic treatments, but also surgical treatments such as blepharoplasty, otoplasty and hair implantation, amongst others. 


In order to gain further experience, Dr. Medina has also completed several internships and specialised courses in various hospitals in Spain and abroad, amongst which figure her internship at the Academy Surgical Centre, University Hospital of Miami, Florida, working under the supervision of the internationally known dermatologist Dr. Francisco Kerdel. Dr. Medina also accepted an interesting internship with the Alfredo da Mata Foundation (FMTAM), a reference centre for leprosy and infectious dermatitis, and with the Tropical Medicina of the Amazon Foundation (FMTAM), in Manaus, Brazil.  Furthermore, Dr. Medina completed an International Oculoplasty course at IMO (Ocular Microsurgery Institute) in Barcelona, one of the most prestigious centres in this area of medicine.


Dr. Medina is a member of various scientific societies and has given over 30 talks at national conferences and presented several papers at both national and international conferences.


Blepharoplasty is one of the surgeries that Dr. Medina has been carrying out with her team during several years and with excellent results.