Benjamin Lockshin, MD, FAAD


Board-Certified Dermatologist
Dr. Benjamin Lockshin DermAssociates Silver Spring Rockville, Maryland U.S. Dermatology Partners

2018 Washingtonian Top Doctor Dermatologist

Dr. Benjamin Lockshin graduated with honors from Brandeis University with a bachelor’s degree in fine arts and sculpture. He earned his medical degree from Georgetown University in 2001 and completed his residency at Indiana University in 2005. Following his residency, he taught at Case Western University and Johns Hopkins University.

At his practice, Dr. Ben specializes in medical dermatology. He is the director of the Clinical Trials Center at DermAssociates, which conducts various trials and studies in partnership within the industry and the NIH.

In addition to private practice, Dr. Ben continues to be actively involved in resident education. He currently leads didactic case reviews for the residents at Georgetown University/Washington Hospital Center. His efforts were recognized with the Resident’s Teaching Award at Johns Hopkins in 2012. Dr. Ben has published numerous peer-reviewed articles and has written several chapters for dermatology textbooks. He regularly gives lectures across the country on psoriasis therapies and research.

Currently, Dr. Ben is on the board of directors for the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF) and is also the chair of the research committee for the NPF. Recently, he has been honored to join the Medical Scientific Advisory Council for the DMV Chapter of the Lupus Foundation of America.

Dr. Ben is a board-certified dermatologist and a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons. He is also an active member of the Washington, D.C., Dermatological Society and has served in the past as the society’s president.

Dr. Ben has been recognized as one of the Washingtonian’s top dermatologists and was voted by his peers as one of the top dermatologists in the Washington Checkbook Magazine.

Dr. Ben cares for patients at both the DermAssociates Rockville and DermAssociates Silver Spring locations.

Clinic Locations

DermAssociates Silver Spring
DermAssociates Silver Spring

10313 Georgia Avenue
Suite 309
Silver Spring, MD 20902

(301) 681-7000

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DermAssociates Rockville
DermAssociates Rockville

15245 Shady Grove Road
Suite 480
Rockville, MD 20850

(301) 681-7000

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What Our Patients Say

Benjamin Lockshin, MD
5 Stars  I've been a patient for about a decade now. Dr. Lockshin consistently exhibits a professional and caring manner. I have great confidence in the care that I receive from him. As an additional bonus, the office works efficiently and respects the patient's time so I have never had an excessive wait time during my visits. –
Source : Healthgrades – Oct 16, 2019
Benjamin Lockshin, MD
5 Stars  Dr. Benjamin Lockshin is my favorite dermatology doctor. I have been doing Accutane treatment ( Acne treatment) for 6 months now. Have to visit doctor every month before I get the new prescription. Dr. Benjamin Lockshin is very professional and knowledgeable, always be patient to listen to what was my questions and answer clearly. He is the caring person and has a sense of humor to make my each visits fun. Highly recommended Dr. Benjamin Lockshin to everyone as dermatology needs. Choose him, you can't go wrong. Cause he made my skin great! –
Source : Healthgrades – Oct 11, 2019
Benjamin Lockshin, MD
5 Stars  Dr. Lockshin got me in to see him within a week for this recurring Atopic Dermatis that crops up at the most in opportune times. He and is office staff are wonderful. I would recommend him for any dermatologic issue. He's on time, diagnoses the problem right off the bat. He's my go to "skin doc"!! –
Source : Healthgrades – Oct 07, 2019

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