Dr. Lawrence A. Schachner

Dr. Lawrence A. Schachner

Dr. Joaquin Jimenez HairMax LaserComb Advisory Board Member

Dr. Lawrence A. Schachner

Chairman and Harvey Blank Professor Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery

Miller School of Medicine of the University of Miami


Dr. Lawrence A. Schachner is the Chairman and Harvey Blank Professor at the Miller School of Medicine of the University of Miami. He is also the Director of Pediatric Dermatology and a Professor of Pediatrics. In the 50 years since the inception of the Dermatology Department the program has become one of the most respected and dynamic programs in the country.

Dr. Schachner is recognized as an expert in Pediatric Dermatology, cutaneous infections, inflammatory diseases, inherited diseases, and hair disorders. His research interests are in epidermolysis bullosa, alopecia areata, atopic dermatatitis, eczemas, acne, psoriasis, skin and hair disorders and infections.

Dr. Schachner’s Department has performed a number of mechanistic studies on the HairMax LaserComb for alopecia areata and chemotherapy induced alopecia. He also was one of the Principal Investigators for the multi-center clinical study which proved the efficacy of the HairMax in androgenetic alopecia in females.

Dr. Schachner is the recipient of numerous awards including Clinical educator Award, Fall Clinical Dermatology Conference. He has also been cited in Florida’s Super Doctors – South Florida edition, America’s Top Doctors, and Best Doctors in America.

Dr. Schachner believes that the HairMax LaserComb may be utilized as an effective option for treating androgenetic alopecia in men and women.

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