Jasmine Khachatrian is a California licensed Physician Assistant specializing in general, surgical, cosmetic and laser dermatology. Jasmine completed her Bachelors Degree in the Health Sciences at SFSU, and graduated in 1991 Magna Cum Laude. In 1992, she was accepted at University of Southern California (USC) Keck School of Medicine, into the Primary Care Physician Assistant program. While in the program, Jasmine was trained by multiple specialists and surgeons in all aspects of medicine. She completed her internal medicine, pediatric medicine, urgent care and emergency training at LAC-USC County Hospital. She completed her surgical rotation at Yale School of Medicine in Norwalk Hospital, Connecticut.
After rigorous training in the medical program, Jasmine graduated from the USC Physician Assistant program in 1994 and received her NCCPA National Board Certification with Honors and earned a Gold Seal in both general and surgical medicine. Jasmine’s passion and dream was to become a Dermatology Specialist. In 1994, she began her Dermatology preceptorship at Beverly Hills Dermatology Associates, where she was rigorously trained for 3 years in all aspects of dermatology, to include skin cancer screenings, skin cancer treatments, mole checks, surgical and cosmetic procedures. Jasmine was one of the first PAs in California, who helped set the standards and values for her profession, helping pave the road for many, who aspired to follow in her footsteps. She has mentored and trained many PA students and graduate PAs in all aspects of dermatology for the past 25 years of her career.
In 1997, Jasmine was the first PA to join the fine group of physicians at Dermatology Associates of Westlake Village, a national training facility for Allergan, the makers of Botox and Juvederm. Jasmine is a certified injection trainer and speaker for both Allergan and Medicis, training other physicians, PAs and nurses in advanced Botox, fillers, lasers and other innovative cosmetic procedures.
She is a promotional speaker and board advisor for different pharmaceutical companies. Jasmine attends and participates in numerous dermatology conferences for continuing medical education, and is passionate about keeping up-to-date with new advances in the field of dermatology.
Jasmine’s skills, coupled with her advanced techniques and wide base of knowledge, has earned her the respect of the Dermatological Medical Community, and has developed a loyal patient following. In her own words, “I am committed to providing quality personalized healthcare to all my patients, because it’s a reflection of how I would care for my own family and friends. Experience and training have taught me to be both thorough and comprehensive in caring for you. I am always committed to your well-being, paying attention to detail, and offering you a range of dermatology services and procedures. I believe there is artistry to cosmetic dermatology and I strive to achieve natural results, so that everyone will notice, but no-one will know! I am currently developing organic skin and wellness products to further help perfect your health and skin care needs.”
“I am proud to have my wonderful teenage daughter Emily, who is a senior in High School. Emily is getting ready to run away from home with a suitcase full of sunscreen. But that is ok, because I will still have my dog Buddy and my cat Gracie to keep me company while she pursues her college studies. I look forward to meeting you and taking care of all your skin care needs.”