Ladan A. Straker, MD, FAAD


Board-Certified Dermatologist

Ladan Straker, MD, FAAD received her dermatology training from the University of California, Los Angeles, and served as chief resident during her final year of residency. Prior to this she attended the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and Gold Humanism Honor Society. She completed her internal medicine internship at Pennsylvania Hospital. Dr. Ladan Straker is a board-certified dermatologist and a fellow of the American academy of dermatology. 

 Dr. Straker provides a full range of dermatologic care including medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology services. She enjoys taking care of both adult and pediatric patients. She is passionate about cancer screening and the treatment of skin cancer and performs surgical excisions. Additionally, she treats a variety of medical conditions including acne, psoriasis, and eczema among various other conditions. Dr. Straker also performs a variety of cosmetic procedures including Botox, chemical peels, micro-needling and platelet-rich plasma.  Her patient philosophy is to provide comprehensive care that takes into consideration the goals of her patients.


Dr. Straker was raised in Southern California. She graduated from the University of California Berkeley and majored in Public Health. She enjoys spending time with her family, traveling, and outdoor activities such as hiking and biking.

Practice Locations:



Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology 


University of California, Los Angeles

University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Pennsylvania Hospital

Professional Affiliations:

American Academy of Dermatology