Leyda Elizabeth Bowes, M.D.
Meet Leyda Elizabeth Bowes, M.D.
Dr. Leyda E. Bowes is a Board Certified Dermatologist and founding medical director of Bowes Dermatology Group and the highly acclaimed CoolSculpting Center of Excellence in Miami, Florida. Dr. Bowes takes pride in offering patients the most advanced treatments and care in dermatology and aesthetics, earning her a following from across the country as well as internationally.

Dr. Bowes graduated from the University of Miami's Miller School of Medicine where she completed her Residency in Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery. She completed a two-year Fellowship in Lasers at Harvard Medical School, where she trained at the world-renowned Massachusetts General Hospital. Dr. Bowes also completed a one-year Fellowship in Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery with the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery at Scripps Memorial Hospital in La Jolla, California. She also served as a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School Department of Dermatology.

Dr. Leyda Bowes is a worldwide renowned expert in CoolSculpting and travels nationally and internationally to lecture and train physicians on this procedure. The Bowes Dermatology CoolSculpting Center of Excellence has earned Number One Worldwide rank due to its dedicated and highly skilled providers, as well as having the highest expertise in this procedure, performing 12,000 total treatments by the year 2015.

Dr. Bowes has a passion for dermatology and teaches medical students and other training practitioners in the field of medical, surgical and aesthetic dermatology. Bowes Dermatology also participates in the clinical research of current and innovative technologies in the aesthetic field.

As a highly respected authority on the latest aesthetic procedures in skin rejuvenation, Dr. Bowes is frequently showcased on local and national news programs, such as WPLG Channel 10 (ABC sister station), NBC 6, Telemundo, Univision, CNN, and CNN Latino. Dr. Bowes has also served as a medical liaison for the popular "What's Going Around?" segment for Channel 10 News, keeping viewers up to date on pertinent medical news. She is also the leading Dermatology and Skin Care Expert for Telemundo and its nationally and internationally televised show Al Rojo Vivo. Dr. Bowes participates in local community events, such as the Susan G. Komen Race for the "Cure", and gives back to the community offering free Skin Cancer Screening Exams annually, as part of a joint effort with the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Bowes is licensed in the state of Florida, California, Massachusetts and New York. Her professional affiliations include the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery and the Women's Dermatological Society.
My Team

* Most Experienced CoolSculpting Center Worldwide for four consecutive years - 2012 to present
* Patients' Choice Awards - 2008 to present
* Doctors' Choice Awards - 2014, 2015
* Faculty (Instructor) Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School Department of Dermatology - 2004 to 2007
* Black Diamond Top Allergan Provider

* Honors Program Academic Scholarship - Henry King Stanford Academic Scholarship - University of Miami
* Honors Prize in Science
* Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society
* PresidentÂ’s Honor Roll at the University of Miami
* Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Student Honor Society - University of Miami School of Medicine
* Best in Dermatology Award, University of Miami School of Medicine Graduation Day

* 1992 - Bachelor of Science Biology/French University of Miami, Coral Gables, FL
* 1996 - Doctor of Medicine University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL
* 2000 - Residency in Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery - University of Miami Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Miami, FL
* 2000 - Board Certified in Dermatology
* 2000-2001 Fellowship in Dermatologic Cosmetic Surgery - American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery - La Jolla, CA
* 2002-2004 Fellowship in Cutaneous Applications of Lasers - Massachusetts General Hospital Harvard Medical School - Wellman Laboratories of Photomedicine, Boston, MA
* 2004-2007 - Instructor in Dermatology - Harvard Medical School Department of Dermatology, Boston, MA