Dr. Dawood was raised in Southern California. He received his bachelor degree at the University of California, Riverside. Dr. Dawood went on to receive double masters in business administration and medical epidemiology with emphasis on medical research at Loma Linda University School of Public Health. Dr. Dawood continued his education, finishing medical school at Howard University College of Medicine and went on to residency training at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Dawood is a licensed physician/surgeon in the state of California.
After finishing residency training, Dr. Dawood partnered with his mentor, Dr. Fred Soeprono, professor of Dermopathology at Loma Linda University Medical Center. Dr. Dawood has taken this opportunity to embrace and continue to practice in an academic environment.
Dr. Dawood has since opened the doors to Sublime Medical Aesthetics & Dermatology (known as Sublime MD) in Mission Viejo and Riverside California to continue and expand his practice of dermatology and cosmetic skin care.
Dr. Dawood currently practices dermatology at three state of the art facilities in southern California. He has special interests in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology and has thus kept up to date throughout his training with the latest advances and uses of the products, services and techniques of dermatology and laser medicine. Dr. Dawood is a member of various associations involved in the continued education of physicians and specialize in dermatology and continues to actively seek and understand the advancing technology of lasers in the use of aesthetic medicine as well as the current and most up to date uses and advanced techniques of injectable fillers, BOTOX administration, as well as laser medicine.
On a personal note, Dr. Dawood is a soft spoken yet funny and enthusiastic person. It is very apparent that he loves his work and his patients. In his free time he enjoys snowboarding during the winter months and boating during the summer months.