Raja Sivamani, MD, MS, AP
Dr. Raja Sivamani is a board-certified dermatologist and Ayurvedic practitioner. He practices at his medical and surgical dermatology clinic at Pacific Skin Institute and his integrative research, aesthetics, and wellness clinic at Zen Dermatology. He serves as the Director of Clinical Research at Integrative Skin Science and Research and serves as the Director of Clinical Research in the Department of Dermatology at the University of California, Davis as well as the Co-Director of the Microbiome Research Initiative at the California State University, Sacramento. He focuses on general and integrative dermatology, including medical, surgical, and cosmetic services with training in bioengineering, Allopathic, and Ayurvedic medicine. He merges modern research and science with a personalized approach to each patient. His training in Ayurvedic medicine lets him take a more humanistic approach to patient care, science, and research. Dr. Sivamani has over 120 peer-reviewed publications and a textbook on cosmeceuticals. He leads many clinical studies that focus on the impacts of foods, nutrition, the microbiome, and the gut-skin axis as well as studies on standard Western medications and devices. He serves on the editorial team for LearnSkin.com and is a chair for the annual Integrative Dermatology Symposium and one of the three founding directors for the Integrative Dermatology Certificate Program.