Keith LeBlanc, Jr., M.D.
Dr. LeBlanc was born and raised in New Orleans, Louisiana. Upon graduating summa cum laude from Jesuit High School, he proceeded to Charlottesville, Virginia for undergraduate studies at the University of Virginia, where he graduated with distinction with a B.A. in Human Biology/Bioethics and a minor in Spanish. He then returned to New Orleans for his undergraduate medical education at the Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans. During his medical education he was elected to the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha medical honor society, the highest academic honor in medical school. Upon completion of his undergraduate medical education, he undertook an internship in Internal Medicine at the Earl K. Long Medical Center in Baton Rouge, Louisiana. During internship, he was selected “Most Outstanding Intern” and was awarded the Aesculapian Society Resident Teaching Award by the students of LSU School of Medicine. He then completed a residency in dermatology at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, where he served as Chief Resident during the final year of residency training and was also awarded the Marshall A. Guill Resident Teaching Award.
Upon completion of residency Dr. LeBlanc continued his training at an ACGME accredited Procedural Dermatology fellowship under the mentorship of world-renowned Mohs surgeon and injector Dr. Gary Monheit at Total Skin and Beauty Dermatology in Birmingham, Alabama. During fellowship Dr. LeBlanc directly assisted or personally performed over 2000 Mohs cases, as well as gained additional training in other aspects of procedural dermatology, including neurotoxins (e.g., Botox®, Dysport®, and Xeomin®), soft tissue fillers (e.g., Juvederm®, Restylane®, Belotero®, and Sculptra Aesthetic®), chemical peeling, dermabrasion, and laser surgery. Dr. LeBlanc has published numerous scientific articles and authored three textbook chapters, he has also had the opportunity to lecture to a broad range of audiences, from local residents to national meetings. He is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology; he is an Associate of the American College of Mohs Surgery. Dr. LeBlanc is also a member of the American Medical Association, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (where he serves as Chair of the Young Dermatologic Surgeons subcommittee), the Lousiana State Medical Society, the Jefferson Parish Medical Society, and the Louisiana Dermatological Society. Dr. LeBlanc is also a Certified Member of the MD Anderson Cancer Network–he is the only Mohs surgeon in the state of Louisiana to have achieved this distinction.
As a native New Orleanian, Dr. LeBlanc is delighted to return to his hometown to open The Skin Surgery Centre, a patient-centered, state-of-the-art dermatologic surgery facility for the treatment of skin cancers by Mohs micrographic surgery. Since opening the practice in the fall of 2013, Dr. LeBlanc has personally performed nearly 3000 Mohs surgeries. The Skin Surgery Centre will also offer cosmetic services including botulinum toxin, soft tissue augmentation, dermabrasion, laser surgery, as well as various sunscreens and topical skin care products. Dr. LeBlanc resides in Lakeview with his wife Ashley, his son Ian, and daughters Grace and Hannah.
Elizabeth Bucher, M.D.
Dr. Elizabeth Foley Bucher was born and raised in New Orleans. She graduated Mount Carmel Academy and then attended Boston College, in Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, where she completed the college pre-medical curriculum and received a Bachelor of Arts in English. She completed her undergraduate medical education at LSU School of Medicine in New Orleans in 2008.
Dr. Bucher went on to complete an internal medicine internship and dermatology residency at the University of Massachusetts (UMass) Medical Center in Worcester, where she served as Chief Resident in her final year of training. Following residency, Dr. Bucher completed an ACGME accredited fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology at UMass under Dr. Mary Maloney.
Following fellowship, Dr. Bucher practiced Mohs and Dermatologic Surgery as a member of the teaching faculty at UMass and in private practice in the Boston area until returning home to New Orleans to join The Skin Surgery Centre.
Dr. Bucher operates in both Skin Surgery Centre locations and is currently booking appointments for Mohs micrographic surgery and excisional surgery for the treatment of skin cancer. She has an interest in skin cancer prevention and treatment and treats adults and children over 5 years old.
Dr. Bucher and her husband, Mike, are thrilled to have returned to New Orleans just in time to welcome their daughter, Lillian, into the world in January 2015.
Scott Dunbar, M.D.
The Skin Surgery Centre would like to announce the addition of our new physician, Dr. Scott Dunbar, effective October 3, 2016. Dr. Dunbar was born in New Orleans and grew up in Mandeville. After graduating from Mandeville High School, Dr. Dunbar attended Louisiana State University where he graduated Summa Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. After LSU, Dr. Dunbar received his Medical Doctorate from Emory University School of Medicine where he served in various leadership roles including class president.
Dr. Dunbar completed his Internal Medicine internship at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York City and his Dermatology Residency at Washington University in St. Louis. After residency, Dr. Dunbar moved back to New York to complete his ACGME-accredited Mohs Surgery, Cutaneous Oncology, and Cosmetic Dermatology fellowship with acclaimed surgeon and laser expert Dr. David Goldberg. Dr. Dunbar has performed thousands of Mohs and skin surgery cases.
Dr. Dunbar has appeared on CBS News, and been quoted on Good Morning America and the Chicago Tarticles in the leading Dermatology journals including the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, JAMA Dermatology, the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, and the Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy.
Dr. Dunbar is delighted to return to his home to serve patients at The Skin Surgery Centre. He resides in Uptown New Orleans with his wife, Anna, and daughter, Eloise. For fun, Dr. Dunbar enjoys tennis, cycling, skiing, running, and experiencing the wonderful culture and food of New Orleans.