Wendy E. Roberts MD/FAAD
Mary Kay Symposium
Air Pollution: A Silent but Visible Factor in Skin Pigmentation and Photoaging
Wendy E. Roberts, MD is a graduate of Stanford Medical School with three post graduate degrees, which include Surgery Internship and Residency PGY2 & Dermatology Residency and Dermatopathology fellowship at New York University Medical Center. Dr. Roberts is Double Board Certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. She is Founding Director of Dermatopathology at Loma Linda University Medical Center. She alone, pioneered and developed Generational Dermatology™ which is a detailed system of age management. She is also a Founder and Chair of the Generational Dermatology Symposium which has become a national meeting venue for Dermatologists and Plastic Surgeons. Dr. Roberts developed “the Roberts Skin type Classification System® as seen on The Today Show ™ . Her skin type system is used by Doctors around the globe to keep skin of color patients safe while undergoing cosmetic procedures. Dr. Roberts has authored numerous articles and contributed book chapters for the following subjects. Acne, Chemical Peeling, Melasma, Pigmentation disorders, Skintype, Aesthetics, Skin of Color, Generational Dermatology, Geriatric Dermatology, Sunscreen Protection, Skin Cancer in Ethnic Skin of Color and Pollution of the Skin. She is Frequently quoted in national magazines, radio, television and news that includes NBC, New Beauty, W, WebMD, ReachMD, Oprah Magazine, CNN, Fox News Live, Self, Allure, Sisters to Sisters, Prevention, Readers Digest, Los Angeles Times, PS Life. She was cited by Essence Magazine as the Dermatologist to watch. Dr. Roberts was named “Rockstar Dermatologist” by Glamour magazine and penned “The Youth Booster” and embraced by celebrities because under her comprehensive care, her patients do not age, and actually begin to look younger. She is a past president of both the Women’s Dermatologic Society which is the third largest Dermatology organization in the country, and CALDERM, the California State Dermatologic Society. She is also a member of the American Dermatological Association which is an honor society for Dermatologists. She was Chair of the Geriatric session at the World Congress of Dermatology in Vancouver 2015. Known by the specialty for her innovation and energy she has been in her private practice in Rancho Mirage, CA since 1994. Active in her local medical community as well, Dr. Roberts has been voted as “Best Doctor” by her colleagues for the last 12 years by the Palm Springs Life Magazine. Dr. Roberts was just selected as a Leading Physicians of the World by the prestigious International Association of HealthCare Professionals.