Martin Salm, MD, FAACS

Certified by both the American Board of Dermatology & The American Board of Cosmetic Surgery.
Advanced Cosmetic Surgery & Dermatology opened in 1989. It is the only clinic at Lake Tahoe specializing in cosmetic & dermatologic surgery.

Specialties: Botox, Restylane, Juvederm, Wrinkle Removal, Lip Enlargement, Spider & Varicose Veins, Microdermabrasion, Dermabrasion, Chemical Peels, Scar Revision, Photo Facial Light Treatments, Anti-Aging Skin Rejuvenation and Personalized Skin Care Programs. Laser Skin Treatments, Peels, Treatments of Red and Brown Spots and Facial Veins, Tattoo Removal, Laser Hair Removal. Cosmetic Surgery: Eye Lifts, Face Lifts, Neck Rejuvenation, Liposuction, Hair Transplants and Soft Tissue Augmentation. All types of Skin Care including Skin Tumors, and Mohs Skin Cancer surgery, (micrographic excision of skin cancers, which offers the highest cure rate), Pigmentation Disorders, Rosacea, Acne and General Dermatology.

Dr. Martin Salm is a dual board certified Dermatologist and Cosmetic Surgeon with over 25 years of clinical experience.

Dr. Salm graduated from UCLA Medical School in 1982. He then did a surgical internship and radiology residency at the UCLA School of Medicine. After joining the faculty at UC Irvine Medical School he finished a National Institute of Health fellowship. He then completed a Dermatology residency at UC Irvine and joined a specialty laser surgical group affiliated with the Beckman Laser Institute.

Dr. Salm then completed a cosmetic surgery residency that included a wide array of additional training in facial and body cosmetic surgery as well as skin cancer, liposuction, hair replacement and laser surgery. We are a full service Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery center in beautiful Lake Tahoe, NV with satellite offices in Incline Village, NV and Minden, NV.

Dr. Salm belongs to several professional organizations including: Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow of the American Society of Mohs Surgery, Fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, Fellow of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society of Laser Surgery & American Academy of Facial Plastic Surgery.

Dr. Martin Salm and his team of expert skin care professionals will work as a team and will select the best-personalized treatment for you!
Please call 775-588-5000 to schedule a "Free" Cosmetic Consultation.

Dr. Martin Salm is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, which represents an expert team that diagnose, and treat diseases and disorders of the skin, hair, nails and specializes in all types of skin care and dermatologic surgery including skin cancer removal and cosmetic surgery.
A dermatologist is a physician certified by the American Board of Dermatology.

Group Practice/Hospital Affiliations:

Barton Memorial Hospital
Carson Tahoe Hospital

Residency Training:

1982-83 Surgical Internship-UCLA School of Medicine
1983-85 Radiology Residency-UCLA School of Medicine
1986-89 Dermatology Residency-UC Irvine School of Medicine

Specialized/Fellowship Training:

1985-86 National Institute of Health Fellowship-UC Irvine School of Medicine
1999-01 American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery

Lauren M. Lee PA-C, MS

Physician Assistant Certified, Master in Science

Lauren Lee is a highly talented and compassionate dermatology expert with a lifelong passion for treating all types of skin conditions. She has many years of experience specializing in dermatology and cosmetic procedures. She is skilled in skin cancer prevention but she also has years of skin cancer surgery experience and she takes pride in her meticulous surgical reconstructions. Ms. Lee was responsible for managing patients for top plastic surgeons with various surgical complications and traumatic injuries and was First Assistant to several top surgeons during reconstructive and plastic surgeries.

Ms. Lee has always had a love for medicine and beauty. Transitioning from plastic and reconstructive surgery to the world of aesthetics has allowed her to combine what she loves into her career. Ms. Lee is very passionate about helping her patients achieve beauty though her knowledge of medicine and science. Ms. Lee applies her expertise to injectables such as Botox and Dermal Fillers, as well as to treatments like Nova Threads to help tighten loose and sagging skin, ViVace Micro-Needling, Ultherapy, Sclerotherapy, Chemical Peels, Laser Treatments, Skin Rejuvenation and Personalized Skin Care Programs. She has treated many Broadway stars and prestigious clientele in New York City.

Ms. Lee also provides complete dermatologic care including the treatment of skin rashes, skin cancer screenings, biopsies, surgery, acne, accutane, rosacea, eczema and patient education.

Lauren Lee graduated from Stony Brook University’s respected program for Physician Assistants and is involved in the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the American Society of Laser in Medicine & Surgery and the Society of Critical Care Medicine.

Ms. Lee is very enthusiastic about Continuing Medical Education, and holds weekly round tables with our staff about the science and medicine behind various skincare products and treatments. She believes that a comprehensive understanding of skincare formulations and aesthetic treatments helps each of our practitioners to provide extremely effective and safe treatments to our patients.


It’s not just the doctors who are first-class; the entire staff takes pride in working as a team, and with only a select number of patients at one time, you are sure to get the attention you deserve. From the front desk to the medical assistants, pathology, lab and billing department, meeting patient needs in a gracious and accommodating manner is a top priority.

We don't have the overhead of a hospital, and that is reflected in our pricing. By utilizing our center, you actually pay less — yet receive more: more personalized attention, more respect for your time and budget