Dr. Mark Lupin Dermatologist
A true artist: everyone will notice but no one will know.
Dr. Mark Lupin is a world renowned Dermatologist and sought after lecturer in the field of non-surgical facial rejuvenation. He is a Clinical Instructor on Faculty with the Department of Dermatology and Skin Science, UBC. With many publications to his name and often quoted as an expert in the media, he is dedicated to his patients and advancement of best practices.
Director and Founder of Cosmedica Laser Centre over 15 years ago, Dr. Lupin is uniquely qualified both in Dermatology as well as with additional training in Neurology. He has studied at Indiana University, the University of Southern California, Dalhousie University, University of Toronto and at UBC. He has had extra training at the prestigious St. John’s Hospital in London, England in the subspecialty field of photodermatology – the interaction of light and our skin.
Dr. Lupin received the John Melady Award, Frederic Hudd Scholarship Award and the Dr C S Wainwright Memorial Scholarship at the University of Toronto Medical School. He was awarded the National Science and Engineering Research Council Award and the Karyn Kupcinet Scholarship Award for Research at the Weizmann Institute in Israel.
In addition to medicine, Dr. Lupin is a world class classical violinist who actively performs both as a soloist as well as in his role as Concertmaster of the World Doctors Orchestra, with all concert proceeds donated to help medical charities. He has also performed locally in support of the Arts in Victoria.
Dr. Lupin is a preceptor to other physicians and one of the first to introduce cosmetic use of Botox® in Canada. He is well respected amongst his peers in the use of lasers and is known as the “go-to” person because of his many years of experience with laser safety, advanced techniques and laser physics.
Dr. Lupin’s professional memberships include the following:
- Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
- Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology
- Member of the Canadian Society for Dermatologic Surgery
- Fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
- Member of the Dermatologic Society of British Columbia
- Member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
- Past President of the Canadian Laser Aesthetic Surgery Society