Santa Monica Dermatologic Surgeon
2001 Santa Monica Blvd., Ste 1250 W.
Santa Monica, California 90404 US
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5 out of 5 stars miraDry

So Far, So Good...- Santa Monica, CA

This was the closest location to me in Southern California. It was quite a drive in some pretty bad traffic but again, if it works it's worth it.

5 out of 5 stars miraDry

Miradry - First Procedure April 13th, 2012 - Hermosa, Beach, CA

Can't say enough about Dr. Grossman and her staff. They are top notch and really good to me, spending plenty of time with me and answering all my questions.

*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.

Board Certifications

Board-certified by the American Board of Dermatology


American Academy of Dermatology (AAD)
American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS)
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS)

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Hospital Privileges

Dr. Grossman has hospital affiliations at Chief, Division of Dermatology St John's Medical Center; Santa Monica, CA, Attending Physician, University of Southern California (USC); Los Angeles, CA .


  • Undergraduate & Medical School

    Undergraduate: Accelerated Medical Program, Boston University
    Medical: MD, Boston University School of Medicine
  • Post-Medical School Training

    Internship: Internal Medicine, University of Michigan
    Residency: Dermatology, Harvard University
    Fellowship: Dermatology, Harvard University

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How Many Treatments is Required with miraDry to Stop Sweating?

Two treatments spaced at approximately 3 months apart are required. Although very uncommon, occasionally a third treatment may be necessary. READ MORE

How Quickly Does miraDry Work?

You will notice an immediate decrease in sweating after your first miraDry treatment, however a second treatment is required (approximately 3 months... READ MORE

Developed a Tolerance for Botox. Will miraDry Still Work?

Yes, miraDry will still work as Botox and miraDry use different mechanisms. Botox prevents the nerves from firing. miraDry actually removes te sweat... READ MORE

Does miraDry Hurt?

Initially, you will feel a little stinging from the lidocaine injections. Once the area is numb, however, the treatment is fairly comfortable,... READ MORE

Do a Person Need to Shave their Armpits Before Getting a miraDry Treatment?

Yes, we ask both our female and male patients to shave 1-2 days prior to miraDry treatment. It may be a little annoying but if you do not shave your... READ MORE

Is There a Risk of Having a person Skin Burnt by miraDry?

Although uncommon, there is an extremely small risk of burning and bruising from treatment. If this does occur, it can be easily treated. READ MORE

Will Zelteq Work for an Obese Patient with Concentrated Fat?

Zeltiq will work on fat that is outside your abdominal wall. Therefore, if the fat that is on your lower belly is just under the skin, you may be able... READ MORE

How Long Until the Average Zeltiq Patient Starts to Notice Results?

Yes, this is normal - some patients start to see Zeltiq results as quickly as three weeks after  treatment, and will experience the most dramatic... READ MORE

How Long Will MiraDry Last?

Preliminary study results show effects lasting for two years. However, results should be permanent, as sweat glands do not regenerate. READ MORE

Is miraDry Safe While Breastfeeding?

One should not receive miraDry treatment while breast-feeding as lidocaine is injected into the underarm area prior to treatment and could potentially... READ MORE

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Rejuvenate the Neck Area Without Surgery

Dr. Karyn Grossman explains what treatments are available to non-surgically treat various concerns in the neck area, live with RealSelf at ASDS 2016. WATCH VIDEO

Pigmentation, Broken Blood Vessels, and Wrinkles — Do This to Keep Sun Damage at Bay

Sun damage comes in many different forms but here are quick ways you can keep yourself safe, as detailed by Dr. Karyn Grossman. WATCH VIDEO

What Laser Treatment Is Right For My Skincare Regimen?

Different lasers have different purposes. Figure out which is right for your skin health thanks to Dr. Karyn Grossman. WATCH VIDEO

Fillers: What Areas Should You Treat First?

Doctor Karyn Grossman discusses her process for assessing where to being with filler treatments. WATCH VIDEO

Natural Results with Non-Invasive Body Contouring

Doctor Karyn Grossman discusses how to achieve natural looking results with body contouring. WATCH VIDEO

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*Your results may vary. Any specific claims or permanence length of results vary for each patient and are not guaranteed.