Brent D. Michaels, DO, FAOCD, is a board-certified dermatologist at Thomas Dermatology’s Centennial Hills and West Sunset offices in Las Vegas, Nevada. He is a longtime resident of Nevada and graduated from high school at Bishop Gorman High School in Summerlin.
Dr. Michaels completed his undergraduate training at the University of Nevada in Reno. He also obtained a law degree and practiced in Las Vegas as a Deputy Attorney General for the Nevada Attorney General’s Office.
Following his career in law, Dr. Michaels completed medical school at Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine in New York City. He followed with an internship and dermatology residency at Valley Hospital Medical Center in Las Vegas, where he served as Chief Resident.
Dr. Michaels has published articles in numerous peer-reviewed medical journals, including the Journal of Drugs and Dermatology, Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology, Cutis, and Journal of Cutaneous Pathology.
He was a resident co-contributor on the editorial board for The Year Book of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery and a contributing author for the Comprehensive Dermatologic Drug Therapy textbook.
In his spare time, Dr. Michaels enjoys fishing, traveling, and spending quality time with his wife and three beautiful daughters.