Howard Brooks, MD

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Dr. Howard Brooks is considered by his peers, his patients, and the media to be one of Washington, D.C.’s leading cosmetic dermatologists for his expertise and commitment to quality care.

A graduate of Howard University College of Medicine in Washington, DC, he completed his medical internship at Franklin Square Medical Center in Baltimore, MD, and his residency at Howard University Hospital, which included experience at Walter Reed Army Medical Center, Children’s National Medical Center and the Armed Forces Institute of Pathology.

Dr. Brooks is a member of the American Medical Association and the American Academy of Dermatology. He is the author of numerous scientific and clinical articles in peer-reviewed journals and texts. Additionally, Dr. Brooks often serves as an expert source for local and national media outlets including CNN, Dr. Oz, Anderson 360, CBS, Fox News, WJLA/NewsChannel 8, InStyle, Washington Blade, The Georgetowner, and WTOP radio.


Professional Highlights

  • Medical Director at Georgetownskin – Washington, DC
  • Dermatologist at Yolanda Holmes, MD, LLC – Washington, DC
  • Dermatologist at Aesthetic Dermatology – Bowie, MD



  • Dermatology Resident, Howard University Hospital – Washington, DC (2001 to 2003)
  • Medical Intern, Franklin Square Hospital – Baltimore, MD (July 1998 to 1999)
  • Doctor of Medicine in Medicine, Howard University, College of Medicine – Washington, DC (August 1994 to May 1998)
  • Bachelor’s in Psychology, Howard University, College of Arts & Sciences – Washington, DC (August 1990 to May 1994)
Last modified on: 02-03-2024