Maryam Shayesteh Alam

Credentials: MD, FRCPC

Specialty: Dermatology

Education and Experience: Dr. Maryam Shayesteh Alam is a dermatologist specialized in all types of skin cancer especially Melanoma. Other areas of expertise include psoriasis, eczema, acne and all acute and chronic skin conditions. Dr. Alam graduated from medical school in Tehran University of Medical Sciences in 1995 and subsequently moved to Toronto to complete an advanced training at Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre.
She has seen patients in Barrie since 2007 and is very well known for her outstanding experience in diagnosis, management and monitoring all pre-malignant, benign and malignant skin lesions.
She has conducted clinical trials in the new treatment methods for psoriasis and actinic keratosis.  Regularly participates in community events for skin cancer screening for prevention and to bring awareness to the community.
Dr. Alam’s excellent training, longtime experience and promptness alongside her technical skills empower her to provide exceptional and continuous care for the patients who are referred to her by family doctors in the Simcoe Region. She is dedicated and committed to provide the most up-to-date and comprehensive treatment for each of her patients especially in the field of skin cancer.

Professional Affiliations: Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, College of Physicians and Surgeons of Ontario, American Academy of Dermatology