Dr.Khalid M. AlGhamdi M.D. is an Associate Professor, at Department of Dermatology. He is a Consultant in Dermatology, Cutaneous and Laser Surgery and Director of Vitiligo and Melanocyte Research Chair at College of Medicine, King Saud University, Riyadh, Saudi Arabia.
Dr. AlGhamdi, is board-certified in dermatology since 2003. He has also
American Board Certificate in Cosmetic Laser Surgery. He was the director for King Saud University Fellowship (postgraduate) training program in Dermatology (2006-2008).
He has more than 30 papers published and accepted for publication in high impact factor journals including: Archives of Dermatology, Lasers in Medicine and Science, Dermatologic Surgery, J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol, International Journal of Dermatology, Journal of Cutaneous Medicine & Surgery, Journal of Cosmetic Dermatology, Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, Annals of Saudi Medicine and others. Moreover, he is a reviewer for many of international journals.
He is also certified in clinical trials methodology and statistics from London University, UK
His research interests include: Hair transplantation, Hair disorders, Dermatology Public Health, Vitiligo, Melanocyte basic science, Laser, Clinical trials and Nail Surgery.
He has registered 5 patents at the United States Patent and Trademark Office. In 2011, he was awarded the "Golden Medal Award for inventors" at Geneva International Invention Competition.
He is a frequent speaker at many local, regional and international meetings.