Medical Assistant in Dermatology Office (Washington, DC)


This is an excellent opportunity for a recent graduate interested in a career as a healthcare professional. A busy and growing dermatology practice is looking for a medical assistant to assist our physicians in a clinical setting. This position requires strong attention to detail, an eagerness to learn, and ability to work in a fast-paced environment.  A one-year commitment is required.

About this position:

This is an opportunity to join a Princeton ’08 alum and her associates at one of the top dermatology private practices in the Washington, DC area. This position offers unparalleled clinical experience for a new graduate. You will be immersed in the medical field of dermatology, interacting directly with patients and physicians to:

  • Take patient histories and document clinical assessments, teaching you a vast array of medical nomenclature
  • Participate in patient care following their appointment, by assisting in prescription drug access, teaching you the “behind the scenes” work required to navigate the healthcare system
  • Assist in various dermatologic procedures, such as surgical excisions and cosmetic procedures

This role is a hands-on, fast-paced and an exciting experience in a friendly and vibrant work environment, where you will gain valuable clinical knowledge prior to entering any health care profession.

The ideal candidate will have previous experience working as a medical assistant, however we are willing to train the right candidate.  This is a full-time position, Monday-Friday and typically one Saturday (8-12) every other month.  Candidate must be willing to travel between our offices in Silver Spring, MD and Rockville, MD and one each week to Fairfax, VA.  Excellent benefits with a negotiable salary.

To apply, please send email your cover letter and resume to