Board-certified dermatologist Dr. Michelle Bongiorno practices general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology and has been in the field for more than a decade. Most recently she served as a Dermatology Resident, Walter Reed National Military Medical Center, Bethesda, MD.
Dr. Bongiorno has a strong record of service to the United States Navy. In addition to serving as a Dermatology Resident at Walter Reed, she has served as the officer in charge at a Battalion Aid Station and has served as the primary care manager for over 500 marines and sailors. As a dermatologist Dr. Bongiorno is a widely published and respected leader in her field in areas including treatment for psoriasis, skin cancer, and acne.
Dr. Bongiorno holds a Bachelor of Science from the University of Maryland. She holds a Doctor of Medicine from the University of the Health Sciences School of Medicine, and she completed her internship and residency at Walter Reed National Medical Center.
Organizations & Certifications
2014 - American Medical Association (AMA)
2015- Walter Reed National Military Medical Center Nutrition Committee
2015- Walter Reed National Military Medical Center House Staff Committee Member
2018- American Academy of Dermatology Resident Member
2018 - American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons Resident Member
2018- American Society of Dermatopathology Resident Member
2017- Advanced Trauma Life Support (ATLS)
2019- Basic Life Support (BLS)
2019- Resident Member American Academy of Dermatology Ideas Committee
2019 - Resident Member American Academy of Dermatology Clinical Guidelines Committee
2019 - Walter Reed National Military Medical Center House Staff Committee Member
2020- Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS)
2021- Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society