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Board-certified physician Matthew Zarraga, DO specializes in cosmetic and general dermatology for men and women at Z-ROC Dermatology in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Dr. Zarraga is committed to providing high-quality patient care and mastering cutting-edge techniques and new dermatology methods as they become available.

Specializing in cosmetic dermatology and fellowship-trained in cutaneous laser procedures and treatments, Dr. Zarraga improves and enhances the appearance of skin through injectable fillers and neuromodulators, sclerotherapy for varicose veins, and light therapies that target wrinkles, vascular lesions, dark spots, loose skin, and aging issues.

A graduate of Georgetown University in Washington, DC, Dr. Zarraga went on to earn his medical degree from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, where he was a member of the Psi Sigma Alpha national medical honor society. He later interned at Palmetto General Hospital, where he was awarded the “Excellence in Service Award” for high-quality, compassionate care.

Dr. Zarraga spent a year at a laser research fellowship as a sub-investigator and clinical research coordinator for numerous clinical studies. His dermatological residency was spent at Wellington Regional Medical Center in Wellington, Florida, where he was appointed chief resident.

Not only a physician, but also a published author, Dr. Zarraga has co-authored several articles in peer-reviewed, dermatological journals, such as Cutis, Cosmetic Dermatology, American Journal of Dermatopathology, and The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. He also co-authored a chapter in a respected plastic surgery textbook.