Biography and Career
Graduated by the Faculty of Medical Sciences at Nova University in Lisbon, she specialized in dermatology and venereology, at Hospital dos Capuchos in Lisbon.
Throughout her training, she took several international dermoscopy courses, namely the International Course on Dermoscopy in Graz – Austria (2009) and the Advanced Dermoscopy Course in Barcelona (2016), thus differentiating herself in the evaluation of pigmented skin lesions.
Currently, she dedicates a large part of her activity to dermatology medical appointments and to the evaluation of pigmented skin lesions, performing multiple dermatological surgeries and laser procedures. Additionally, she performs minimally invasive rejuvenation procedures, such as fractional laser resurfacing; intense pulsed light therapy and Nd:YAG Laser.
She is especially interested in the evaluation of pigmented lesions and other skin tumors (screening and treatment), acne, rosacea, hair diseases, dermatological surgery, laser therapy and cosmetic dermatology (skin rejuvenation with special interest in Fractional CO2 Laser Resurfacing).
Throughout her training, she participated in 15 courses, 9 of which were international, and has 17 published articles in scientific journals.
She is a member of the Portuguese Medical Association, of the Portuguese Society of Dermatology and Venereology and of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology.