Zain Husain, MD, FAAD is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs micrographic surgeon. His areas of special interest are skin cancer, Mohs micrographic surgery, and cosmetic dermatology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), and an active member of the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS).
Dr. Zain Husain began his medical education when he was accepted into the highly competitive accelerated 7-year BS/MD program with Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. He graduated with top academic honors from medical school and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He then completed his dermatology residency at Georgetown University Hospital in Washington DC, where he served as chief resident in his final year.
Dr. Zain Husain’s dedication to his patients and profession prompted him to complete a dual fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and cosmetic dermatology at Montefiore Medical Center of the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York. There, he received extensive training in advanced skin cancer surgery and reconstruction as well as cosmetic procedures including injectables, body contouring, and laser surgery. Following his fellowship, Dr. Zain Husain worked in private practice in Washington, DC where he also served as a clinical instructor at the George Washington University School of Medicine teaching dermatology residents.
Dr. Zain Husain has, and continues to deliver lectures on dermatologic topics at national conferences and has authored numerous articles in prestigious peer-reviewed medical journals. He is committed to life-long learning and is an active member of professional dermatology societies including the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS), and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS).
Dr. Zain Husain is proud to practice in his home state of New Jersey and serve his local community. He grew up in Fair Lawn, NJ and graduated as valedictorian of his high school class. In his free time, he enjoys watching movies, running, weightlifting, and spending time with his family. He loves to travel and explore different countries, cultures, and cuisines. Dr. Zain Husain lives with his wife, who is a pediatrician, and their beautiful baby girl.
Dr. Zain Husain is personally committed to delivering meaningful care to every patient. He listens to their concerns first, educates them on diagnoses and options, and partners with them to form a treatment plan to best address their concerns.
"Wonderful dermatologist!! Identifies the problem quickly and gives both short and long term plans with great explanations. The only dermatologist you'll ever need." - Amy Fan
"Dr. Husain is hands-down one of the best dermatologists I have ever been to. He was very professional and spent the time to answer/explain any questions that I had. I would definitely recommend Dr. Husain to anyone who is looking for a knowledgeable, caring, and attentive doctor!" - Nina Premnath
"Dr. Husain not only did a thorough examination for me, but he diagnosed a condition of mine that other doctors didn’t discover. His respect, kindness, and courtesy were evident from the very beginning and I’m truly grateful for being his patient." -Jeffrey Sal
"Over the years, Dr. Husain has been treating me for general dermatology issues as well as cosmetic procedures and he is excellent. He really cares about his patients and always reminds them to have an annual skin cancer screening. He is especially good with children. Dr. Husain is also a trained Mohs Micrographic surgeon, a procedure which offers the highest cure rate for skin cancer. I have frequently recommended friends and colleagues to his care." - Charles Reel
"Dr. Husain is an amazing cosmetic surgeon. He has far exceeded my expectations each time I have had a procedure performed. Dr. Husain is warm, personable, and goes out of his way to answer questions, make suggestions and dispel any concerns I may have. He carefully explains each procedure and always thoroughly reviews the post-operative care. His artistic eye combined with exemplary surgical skills make for a perfect result every visit." - Clare Morison