Renowned expert Susan Van Dyke, M.D. has delivered unparalleled excellence in Cosmetic Dermatology for over 28 years at her practice, Van Dyke Laser & Skin. She has been a leader in non-invasive fat reduction, skin laser treatments, and injectables. Dr. Van Dyke found her passion for Cosmetic Dermatology after completing 2 years of formal training in Internal Medicine. Having discovered her career path, she began pursuing her dream profession. She spent the next 3 years training intensely at Ohio State University and the University of Arizona Medical Centers. Her focus was on Dermatology, particularly the cosmetic aspects. Founded in 1985, Van Dyke formed her practice to deliver the best in Dermatology. In 1995, Van Dyke Laser & Skin became one of the first practices in the world to focus exclusively on Cosmetic Dermatology.
Dr. Van Dyke works closely with the premier companies in cosmetic dermatology. She is a certified member of the Allergan Medical Facial Aesthetics Speakers Bureau and is an approved national trainer for Allergan, the makers of Botox and Juvederm. Dr. Van Dyke was one of the first injectors of Sculptra in Arizona and a former trainer for SculptraAesthetics. Valeant recognizes her as a Valeant Gold Member, an accolade given only to the top Sculptra doctors. Dr. Van Dyke is an advisor for Medicis, which makes Perlane, Restylane and Dysport.
Dr. Van Dyke is a preceptor, proctor, and international speaker for Solta Medical. She is among the elite few in the country to perform clinical trials with new Solta technology and hasvconducted physician workshops on behalf of Solta. She is a preceptor for Lumenis, the world’s largest manufacturer of cosmetic lasers. She also provides Lumenis training for area physicians and providers. Dr. Van Dyke is a part of the Top Ten Leader’s Program and consultant on enhanced clinical outcomes for Zeltiq aesthetics, maker of CoolSculpting.
Dr. Van Dyke is a frequently sought guest expert for television, radio, print and online publications focusing on Cosmetic Dermatology, skin lasers and skin care. She has appeared on every local and national affiliate television station in Phoenix. She has been interviewed on numerous radio programs and has contributed her knowledge to dozens of publications including Glamour and USA Today.
Dr. Van Dyke has served on national committees for the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery focusing on the safe, professional delivery of office based medical procedures and treatments. She currently serves on the board of directors of the Arizona Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery Society.
As for her personal contributions, Dr Van Dyke is active in the community with strong ties to local theater (Desert Stages) and ASU Gammage Public Events (The Love Committee). She is a past member of the Board of Directors for The Crossroads, a nonprofit organization. She has served as Committee Chair for The Crossroads’ main fundraiser in 2007, 2008 and 2010: ‘Roads of Hope Charity Dinner. She is an avid supporter of the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and Van Dyke Laser & Skin has raised 10’s of thousands of dollars for JDRF, Susan G Komen for the cure and The American Heart Association.