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Peter S. Herman, M.D.


Dr. Peter Herman established The Dermatology & Aesthetic Center of El Paso in 1975 and has been dedicated to the El Paso community since then.  After graduating and obtaining his medical degree in Melbourne, Australia, he then spent several years of postgraduate work in Australia, England and Europe.  He received his dermatologic training at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota and then became an Academic Professor of Dermatology in Quebec, Canada.  He has published a textbook entitled Soap Photodermatitis, and numerous medical articles.  Dr. Peter Herman is board certified and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.  He is married to Tova and has three children, Karen, Ronith and Michael.  He enjoys classical music and observing the wonders of outdoor nature.

Karen L. Herman M.D.


Dr. Karen Herman is from El Paso, Texas and is happy to have returned to the "Sun City" in 1999.  She did her undergraduate training at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.  She then completed her medical degree and Family Practice residency at The Medical College of Virginia - Virginia Commonwealth University.  She is a board certified diplomat and fellow of the American Academy of Family Medicine.  Dr. Karen is board certified with the American Academy of Aesthetic Medicine and an associate member of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery. She fondly joined with Dr. Peter Herman and has dedicated her practice exclusively to medical and cosmetic dermatology.  She is married to Randy Goldstein, an emergency medicine physician and medical director of the El Paso Children's Hospital Emergency Department.  They have 3 children, Elan, Dora and Leor who keep them on their toes and never make for a dull moment.