About Adam J. Mamelak, MD
Dr. Adam Mamelak is an experienced dermatologist who maintains board certification in both the U.S. and Canada. He is considered an authority on dermatologic conditions, including the complex area of skin cancer. In fact, Dr. Mamelak is a well-known specialist in diagnosing and treating skin cancer. He founded the first Mohs micrographic surgery practice in Ottawa, Ontario where he treated many high-profile patients, including dignitaries and politicians. Dr. Mamelak relocated to Austin, Texas in 2011 to found Sanova Dermatology, a practice dedicated to comprehensive skin care treatments. He later opened The Austin Mohs Surgery Center in Austin – a facility dedicated to the treatment and management of patients with skin cancer.
Dr. Mamelak received his medical training from some of North America’s most respected schools, including Queen’s University in Ontario, and The Johns Hopkins University in Baltimore, Maryland. He was given the Gold Medalist award while at Queen’s University, which is the highest honor awarded from Canadian medical schools. Dr. Mamelak regularly conducts clinical and laboratory research to stay at the forefront of new innovations. His findings have been published by many medical journals.
In addition to his expertise with Mohs surgery, Dr. Mamelak specializes in skin care treatments such as BOTOX® Cosmetic, dermal fillers, laser skin rejuvenation, sclerotherapy for varicose veins, eyelid blepharoplasty and more. He has been recognized for his excellence in dermatology, being voted a “Top Doctor” by several media outlets.
Awards & Honors
- Austin Monthly Top Doctor – 2015, 2017, 2018, 2019
- Castle Connolly’s Top Doctors – 2013-Present
- RealSelf Top Doctor
- FindaTopDoc Top Doctor – 2017
- Doctors’ Choice Awards – 2016
- Vitals On-Time Doctor Award and Top 10 Doctor (State, Metro Area, and City) – 2014
- Vitals Compassionate Doctor and Patient’s Choice Awards – 2013, 2014
Education & Training
- McGill University, Montreal, Quebec
Bachelor of Science degree; among the top five percentile of the Faculty of Science
- Queen’s University, Ontario, Canada
Earned the coveted Gold Medalist award, the highest honor of Canadian medical schools
- University of Massachusetts Medical Center
Internal Medicine training
- Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland
Molecular Immunology Research fellowship; Dermatology residency
- Texas Medical Center, Houston, Texas
Mohs Micrographic Surgery training; Procedural Dermatology training
To schedule an appointment with Dr. Mamelak to learn how he can help you achieve your skin care goals, please contact us today!