He works with patients in all three MetroDerm offices.
Dr. Berghoff obtained his undergraduate degree from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He then attended the University of North Carolina School of Medicine for his medical education and achieved the high honors of Alpha Omega Alpha, the national medical honor society. He began his postgraduate medical training in the United States Navy in 2001 and served on active duty for six years as a primary care physician and flight surgeon. After leaving the Navy, Dr. Berghoff completed his residency in dermatology followed by a fellowship in dermatopathology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He began his practice of dermatology during his fellowship, which included time supervising and training residents. He has expertise in all aspects of general dermatology as well as cosmetic dermatology.
Dr. Berghoff’s recent achievements include a research grant awarded by the Skin Cancer Foundation in 2009, which served to fund his study of the proteomic signature of melanocytic lesions. He has given lectures and presentations locally and nationally and has authored multiple publications in dermatology and dermatopathology.
Dr. Berghoff is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He is also involved with the Atlanta Association of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery.