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Elika Hoss, M.D.

  1. Dermatologist



  1. Phoenix, Arizona



Elika Hoss, M.D., is a board-certified dermatologist, with fellowship training in Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery. Her clinical focus includes:

  • Combining advanced techniques, scientifically-proven technology, and an artistic eye to repair the skin and restore and highlight each patient's natural features through non-invasive procedures
  • Expertise in use of neuromodulators, soft tissue fillers, and laser and energy based procedures
  • Education on anatomic changes that lead to aging changes seen on the face and body
  • Providing individualized skin care regimens to rejuvenate the skin and prevent signs of aging
  • Identifying techniques to quantify patient satisfaction and outcomes with cosmetic procedures

In addition to her clinical activities, Dr. Hoss is active in research and education, providing mentorship to residents and fellows. She has been a sub-investigator on over 20 cosmetic and medical dermatology clinical trials, many of which have led to publication in peer-reviewed journals.

Dr. Hoss directs the Mayo Clinic Dermatology Cosmetic Clinic.

  1. Acne
  2. Melasma
  3. Rosacea
  4. Scarring
  1. Botox injection
  2. Intense pulsed light
  3. Laser resurfacing
  4. Laser skin surgery
  5. Liposuction
  6. Sclerotherapy
  7. Soft tissue augmentation

Minimally invasive cosmetic procedures such as: Neuromodulators (Botox, Dysport), Fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse, Sculptra, Belotero), Kybella, chemical peels, subcision, laser, light and energy-based devices (Fraxel Dual:Restore, Clear & Brilliant, Vbeam Perfecta, IPL, Picoway, Ultherapy, Halo, BBL, ProFractional, Contour TRL, Lumenis Ablative CO2 resurfacing), Instalift, microneedling (SkinPen), sclerotherapy, tumescent liposuction, Platelet rich plasma for skin and hair rejuvenation.

Treatment of conditions such as: Brown spots and sun damaged skin, fine lines and wrinkles, redness and blood vessels, excessive chin or body fat, melasma, hyperpigmentation, acne, surgical, or traumatic scarring, sagging skin, volume loss, deep lines and wrinkles, hand rejuvenation, thinning hair, leg veins.

  1. 2019
    Fellow - Cosmetic Dermatologic SurgeryCosmetic Laser Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  2. 2018
    ResidentDermatology Residency, Dermatology, Programs in Arizona, Mayo School of Graduate Medical Education, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine
  3. 2015
    Internship - TransitionalMayo Clinic in Arizona
  4. 2014
    MDUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine
  5. 2009
    BS - BiologyArizona State University


  1. 2018
    DermatologyAmerican Board of Dermatology

Awards and honors

  1. 2022
    Top Doc 2022Phoenix Magazine
  2. 2021
    Top Doc 2021Phoenix Magazine
  3. 2018
    Mayo Clinic ScholarMayo Clinic
  4. 2017
    PreceptorshipAmerican Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, Inc.
  5. 2016
    Second Place Poster PresentationAcademic Excellence Day, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  6. 2015
    Class of 2014 Pillar of Scholarship AwardUniversity of Arizona College of Medicine
  7. 2013
    MICA Scholastic AwardMedical Insurance Company of Arizona
  8. 2013
    First Place Poster PresentationAcademic Excellence Day, Mayo Clinic School of Graduate Medical Education
  9. 2009
    Summa Cum LaudeArizona State University

Professional memberships

  1. 2022 - present
    MemberAssociation of Academic Cosmetic Dermatologists
  2. 2022 - present
    MemberPatient Experience Subcommittee, Association of Academic Cosmetic Dermatologists
  3. 2022 - present
    MemberResident Education Subcommittee, Association of Academic Cosmetic Dermatologists
  4. 2021 - present
    Department Diversity LeaderDepartment of Dermatology
  5. 2019 - present
    MemberAmerican Vein and Lymphatic Society
  6. 2019 - present
    FellowAmerican Academy of Dermatology
  7. 2018 - present
    MemberAmerican Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery
  8. 2018 - present
    MemberAmerican Society for Dermatologic Surgery