Dr. Faris Hawit is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Dermatologic Surgeon. He completed his undergraduate education at The Johns Hopkins University, with election to Phi Beta Kappa, and received his medical degree from the School of Medicine at Johns Hopkins. He finished his training in Dermatology at Columbia University, St.Luke's- Roosevelt Hospital, in New York City and is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Dr. Hawit has extensive experience in the management of melanoma, basal cell carcinoma, and squamous cell carcinoma. He has advanced training in both cosmetic and skin cancer surgery, including Moh's Micrographic Surgery. He is a Fellow of the American Society for Moh's Surgery and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He currently serves as Chairman of the Ethics Committee and Vice Chairman of the Department of Medicine at Calvert Memorial Hospital. He has been recognized locally for his efforts in skin cancer prevention and was was recently voted Best Dermatologist by the Bay Weekly newspaper.
He resides in Calvert County with his wife and children.