Dr. Laborde’s Credentials

New Orleans, Louisiana


Undergraduate Education: 
Stanford University
A.B. English Literature with Distinction


Medical School:
Tulane University School of Medicine – New Orleans, LA
Isadore Dyer Memorial Valedictory Prize


Tulane University School of Medicine – New Orleans, LA
Internal Medicine


Columbia Presbyterian Medical Center – New York, NY
Dermatology – Chief Resident


Harvard and Yale University Faculty
SkinCare Physicians of Chestnut Hill – Boston, MA
Laser, Cosmetic, and Dermatologic Surgery


Board Certification:
Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology


National Education Faculty for Botox Cosmetic®



Alam M, Pon K, Laborde SV, Kaminer MS, Arndt KA, Dover JS:
Clinical Effect of a Single Pulsed Dye Laser Treatment of Fresh Surgical Scars: Randomized Controlled Trial 
Dermatologic Surgery 32:21-25, January 2006.


Laborde SV, Dover JS, Moore M, Stewart B, Arndt KA, Alam M:
Reduction in Injection Pain with Botulinum Toxin Type B Further Diluted Using Saline with Preservative: A Double-Blind, Randomized Controlled Trial
Journal of the Academy of Dermatology 48(6): 875-77, June 2003.


Laborde SV and Arndt KA:
Botulinum Toxins and Soft Tissue Filling Agents
Book Chapter. Dermatologica Practica.


Pon K, Laborde SV, Alam M, Kaminer MS:
Breast Reduction by Liposuction
Cosmetic Dermatology, September 2002.


Rubin A, Laborde SV, Stiller MJ:
Acquired Dermal Melanocytosis: Appearance During Pregnancy
Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology 45(4): 609-13, 2001.


Laborde SV and Scher RK: Developments in the Treatment of Nail Psoriasis, Melanonychia Striata, and Onychomycosis. Dermatologic Clinics 18(1):37-46, 2000.