Benjamin Lockshin, MD, FAAD


Board-Certified Dermatologist
Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology

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. Benjamin Lockshin 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. Benjamin Lockshin 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. Benjamin Lockshin 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. Benjamin Lockshin 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. Benjamin Lockshin 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. Benjamin Lockshin cares for patients in Rockville and Silver Spring, Maryland at U.S. Dermatology Partners, formerly DermAssociates.

Dr. Benjamin Lockshin is a Board-Certified Dermatologist in Silver Spring and Rockville, Maryland at U.S. Dermatology Partners, formerly DermAssociates.  Dr. Benjamin Lockshin is a Board-Certified Dermatologist in Silver Spring and Rockville, Maryland at U.S. Dermatology Partners, formerly DermAssociates.

Clinic Locations

DermAssociates Silver Spring
DermAssociates Silver Spring

10313 Georgia Avenue
Suite 309
Silver Spring, MD 20902

(301) 681-7000

DermAssociates Rockville
DermAssociates Rockville

15245 Shady Grove Road
Suite 480
Rockville, MD 20850

(301) 681-7397

What Our Patients Say

Benjamin Lockshin, MD
5 Stars  Fantastic doc and staff. –
Source : Healthgrades – Nov 27, 2020
Benjamin Lockshin, MD
5 Stars  Easy and courteous scheduling and reception...excellent COVID precautions... professional diagnosis, treatment, and follow-up..seen and treated by 4 different specialists in this practice at Silver Spring office with complete satisfaction in all aspects of quality of service and quality of care. –
Source : Healthgrades – Nov 27, 2020
Benjamin Lockshin, MD
5 Stars  Been a patient of Dr. Ben for quite a while. He's a great clinician and a great guy. –
Source : Healthgrades – Nov 12, 2020

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Dr. Benjamin Lockshin accepts most major insurance plans. If your plan is not listed above, please contact the office to verify coverage.