Dr. Raafat Lakkis is a renowned Dermatologist in Lebanon and the Gulf region. With over thirteen years of experience in his field, Dr. Lakkis has acquired expertise and became a pioneer in the field of Cosmetic Dermatology and Laser Therapy. He graduated from the American University of Beirut and received his M.D. degree in 1996 and his Dermatology degree in 2000.
Dr. Lakkis is Double -Board Certified (Lebanese and Arab Board). He was the first Lebanese Dermatologist to acquire the Arab Board Certificate in Dermatolgy in 2000. Dr. Lakkis is a member of The Lebanese Order of Physicians and the Lebanese Dermatologic Society. He is also licensed in Dubai, KSA, Qatar, and Abu Dhabi.
“The way you look is important, the way you feel is even more important, but how you perceive your self is essential”.Dr. Lakkis
From 2002 till 2006, he was Head of the Dermatology Department in Obagi Center in Khobar, KSA. In 2004, Dr. Lakkis has undergone additional intensive training in the United States expanding his experience and perfecting his skills. In 2007, he established his private practice in Lebanon, while maintaining his job in KSA, and expanding to Qatar and UAE.
Lately, Dr. Lakkis founded Skinbeat Medical Spa in Lebanon and equipped it with state-of-art medical devices. His patients, stars and celebrities included, are always satisfied with the natural and harmonious results.
Dr. Lakkis currently practices in Lebanon and in Dr. Kayle Aesthetic Clinic in Dubai offering his patients the latest in techniques and technologies. Dr. Lakkis is sought after by many TV programs in which he appears providing consultations and advice in the field of dermatology and aesthetic medicine.
Dr. Lakkis still travels frequently to Europe and the United States for educational purposes, with the objective of staying up-to-date with the latest trends and informed on the newest technologies in equipments.