MBBS, FRCPC, DABD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology, College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences
Consultant, Division of Dermatology, King Abdulaziz Medical City


Academic Appointments:
Assistant Professor of Dermatology

 

Responsibilities

Dr. Mohammed AlJasser is an Assistant Professor of Dermatology, College of Medicine, King Saud bin Abdulaziz University for Health Sciences (KSAU-HS). He also takes care of patients with a wide range of skin problems as a consultant in the Division of Dermatology, King Abdulaziz Medical City. Dr. AlJasser obtained his MBBS degree from King Saud University in 2006. He completed his specialized training in Dermatology at the University of British Columbia in 2012. Given his special interest in photomedicine, he also completed a 2-year fellowship in Photodermatology and Cutaneous Laser Surgery at the University of British Columbia in 2014.

Dr. AlJasser is actively participating in teaching, research, and patient care. He is continuously involved in teaching medical students and dermatology residents. He is the clinical supervisor for medical students during their dermatology clinical rotation. In addition, he is currently the dermatology resident research supervisor. Dr. AlJasser in an active member of the Research Unit at the College of Medicine, KSAU-HS. Furthermore, he is a fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada. Dr. AlJasser has multiple scientific publications and has served as a reviewer in several peer-reviewed medical journals.


Education

• MBBS. King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia (2006)
• FRCPC, Dermatology. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (2012)
• DABD, Dermatology. American Board of Dermatology, USA (2012)
• Photodermatology and Cutaneous Laser Surgery Fellowship. University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada (2014)

Clinical Service 

• Consultant. Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, King Abdulaziz Medical city (August 2015 – present)
• Associate Consultant. Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, King Fahad National Guard Hospital, King Abdulaziz Medical city (August 2014 - July 2015)

Memberships

• Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada (2012 – present)


Research Focus

• Skin color
• Pigmentary skin disorders
• Photodermatology and photomedicine
• General dermatology

Publications

  1. Blouin MM, Al Jasser M, Demanczuk A, Berkowitz J, Zloty D. Continuous versus interrupted sutures for facial surgery repair: a randomized prospective study. Dermatol Surg. 2015;41:919-28.
  2. AlJasser M, Richer V, Ball N, Lui H, Zhou Y. Photolichenoid papules within vitiligo induced by narrowband UVB phototherapy. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2015 Aug 24. doi: 10.1111/jdv.13271.
  3. Chu TW, AlJasser M, Alharbi A, Abahussein O, McElwee K, Shapiro J. Benefit of different concentrations of intralesional triamcinolone acetonide in alopecia areata: An intrasubject pilot study. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2015;73:338-40.
  4. Alibrahim B, Aljasser MI, Salh B. Fecal calprotectin use in inflammatory bowel disease and beyond: A mini-review. Can J Gastroenterol Hepatol. 2015;29:157-63.
  5. Aljasser MI, Sladden C, Crawford RI, Au S. Bullous pemphigoid associated with acquired hemophilia a: a rare association of autoimmune disease. J Cutan Med Surg. 2014;18:123-6.
  6. AlJasser MI, Martinka M, Kalia S. Dermatofibroma mimicking melanoma dermoscopically. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2014;39:69-70.
  7. AlJasser MI, Lui H. Dermoscopy-assisted sclerotherapy for spider leg veins. Dermatol Surg. 2014;40:217-8.
  8. AlJasser MI, Al-Omair IA. Propylene glycol allergic contact dermatitis. A quick reference guide for propylene glycol-free topical corticosteroids in Saudi Arabia. Saudi Med J. 2013;34:1302-3.
  9. AlJasser MI, MacDonald N, Lui H. What’s Your Diagnosis? Familial Dyspigmentation on the Dorsal Hands and Feet. Journal of the Dermatology Nurses' Association. 2013;5:339-343.
  10. AlJasser MI, Lui H, Zeng H, Zhou Y. Dermoscopy and near-infrared fluorescence imaging of cutaneous larva migrans. Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed. 2013;29:337-8.