Meet Dr. Yanes

Dr. Daniel Yanes

Dr. Daniel Yanes is a Harvard-trained medical, cosmetic, and surgical dermatologist practicing in Washington, DC. He is dedicated to providing excellent, compassionate care to patients of all ages and is a believer in providing personalized care and treatment plans based on each patient’s unique concerns and needs.


Born and raised in Ohio, Dr. Yanes graduated summa cum laude from The Ohio State University and went on to The Ohio State University College of Medicine, where he graduated at the top of his class, summa cum laude.

He completed his residency in the prestigious Harvard Combined Dermatology Program, training with world‐renowned leaders in dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Boston Children’s Hospital. While at Harvard, Dr. Yanes received extensive training in laser surgery, cosmetic dermatology, and medical dermatology, training where many of the devices used today were invented, including the Fraxel® laser, laser hair removal, CoolSculpting®, and more. After completing his training, Dr. Yanes remained on staff at Harvard Medical School before moving to Washington DC and joining MI Skin Dermatology Center.

Areas of Expertise

Dr. Yanes is a board-certified dermatologist who enjoys evaluating and treating a vast array of dermatologic conditions including:

In addition, Dr. Yanes has expertise in many cosmetic and rejuvenative procedures, including but not limited to:

Dr. Yanes has several research interests including chemical peeling, cosmetic treatments in skin of color, male aesthetics, gender-affirming cosmetic treatments, and the use of laser to treat medical dermatologic conditions.

Professional Memberships & Awards

Daniel A. Yanes Virtual Plaque for Website: Washingtonian Top Doctor 2023

Dr. Yanes is the author of several textbook chapters on topics such as male aesthetics, soft tissue augmentation with filler, and lasers. He has authored numerous peer‐reviewed scientific publications in the field of cosmetic dermatology, medical dermatology, and pediatric dermatology. Dr. Yanes regularly lectures nationally and internationally.

Dr. Yanes serves on nationwide committees as an active member of the following organizations:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • International Peeling Society

Why Choose Dr. Yanes?

Dr. Yanes specializes in the art of rejuvenation with lasers and injectables. Having completed his dermatologic and cosmetic training at Harvard, he has established himself as a leader in the field of cosmetic dermatology. He prides himself on providing natural, refined results for his patients, tailoring each treatment to every patient’s unique skin.

Schedule Your Dermatology Consultation

To start your skincare journey with cosmetic dermatologist Dr. Daniel Yanes, call MI Skin Dermatology & Laser Center today at (202) 393-7546, or request a consultation online!