Dermatologist specialised in Aesthetic Medicine
Experience: - Dermatology - Aesthetic Dermatology - Aesthetic Medicine - Aesthetic Surgery
Languages: - Spanish, English
Dr. Jaime Vilar is a renowned specialist in the treatment of skin conditions and aesthetic treatment in the Canary Islands.
He graduated in Medicine from Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria, subsequently specialising first in General Practice and afterwards in Medical-Surgical Dermatology and Venereology at Hospital Universitario de Gran Canaria Dr. Negrín.
In order to gain further experience whilst specialising in Dermatology, Dr. Vilar completed an internship at the Florida Academy Dermatology Centers of Miami Hospital (Miami, Florida, USA) in 2009, under the tutelage of the internationally acclaimed Dr. Francisco Kerdel. During this year, he also received the “Best Resident Doctor” award from Hospital Universitario de Gran Canaria Dr. Negrín.
In addition, Dr. Vilar also completed a PhD in Medicine at Universidad de Las Palmas de Gran Canaria and is now an associate professor at the same university. In addition, he is a member of the Spanish Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (AEDV) and also member of the following groups pertaining to the academy: Cosmetic & Therapeutic Dermatology Group, Psoriasis Group, Surgical Dermatology Group and the Laser and Cutaneous Oncology Group.
Dr. Vilar currently works as a Dermatologist at Hospital Universitario de Gran Canaria Dr. Negrín, and is responsible for the training of medical students and resident doctors in the Dermatology Department at the same hospital. He also works in the private sector at Innova Medical – Las Palmas, where he is Head of the Dermatology Department.
His experience in aesthetic medicine and dermatology is extensive and he has participated in more than 150 scientific conferences, having given several talks on his speciality, and has had a number of medical articles published nationally and internationally.
During his professional career, Dr. Vilar has obtained several awards for his work.