Robert D. Lieberman, MD, FAAD


A native of Seal Beach, CA, Dr. Lieberman is a board-certified dermatologist and completed his dermatology residency at Cook County Hospital in Chicago, where he was selected chief resident. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from UC Berkeley with a degree in Molecular and Cell Biology, and received his medical training at the Keck School of Medicine of USC, where he graduated with “highest distinction”. He was also elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society in his third year of medical school, a distinction reserved for the top 5% of his medical school class. Dr. Lieberman completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the UCLA/West Los Angeles VA Medical Center. Dr. Lieberman joined Thomas Dermatology in 2009.

Dr. Lieberman has received extensive post-graduate training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and is a member of the American Society for Mohs Surgery and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He also specializes in cosmetic dermatology – including the use of dermal fillers, botulinum toxin, sclerotherapy, and laser resurfacing procedures – an experience that was gained under the mentorship of local and nationally recognized experts. He is a consultant and speaker regionally for several pharmaceutical companies and has published articles in multiple peer-reviewed journals, including the Journal of Drugs and Dermatology and the Journal of Clinical Oncology. He is actively involved in the local Las Vegas dermatology community and leads the journal club discussions at the monthly meetings of the Las Vegas Dermatology Society.

Dr. Lieberman values teaching and mentorship. He has been appointed the director of the Dermatology course at the new UNLV School of Medicine, scheduled to open in 2017, and has taken a lead role in developing the dermatology curriculum. Dr. Lieberman is married to Brooke, a native of Henderson, and they are proud parents to their young sons, Nathan and Harrison.