Originally from New York City, he grew up in Queens and attended Hunter Science High School in Manhattan. He graduated summa cum laude from the New York Institute of Technology, where he completed a rigorous seven-year accelerated combined medical program. He was selected to be an academic medical scholar, during which he received a Master of Science in neuroscience and a scholarship for three years of medical school and graduate training. He was elected to the Sigma Sigma Phi and Psi Sigma Alpha medical honor societies.

Karan Lal

DO Director of Pediatric
Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery

Christine C. Lin

MD, FAAD Chief Medical Officer

Dr. Christine Lin joined Affiliated Dermatology in December, 2005 after practicing in Westlake Village, California for four years. She obtained her undergraduate degree from Massachusets Institute of Technology and her medical degree from the University of Southern California Keck School of Medicine. Her internship in internal medicine was completed at the UCLA-San Fernando Valley Program in Sylmar, California. Dr. Lin completed her dermatology residency at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals of Cleveland. She served as the chief resident in Dermatology at Case Western Reserve University Hospitals of Cleveland. Dr. Lin is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology. Professional memberships include the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Mohs Surgery, and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.

Dr. Manway received his undergraduate degree in Biology from Penn State University in University Park, Pennsylvania, and earned his Doctorate of Osteopathic Medicine from the Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine in Erie, Pennsylvania. After graduation, he completed a traditional internship at Manatee Memorial Hospital in Bradenton, Florida, and then spent a year as a dermatology research fellow at the Center for Clinical and Cosmetic Research in Aventura, Florida. In July 2016, Dr. Manway joined Affiliated Dermatology and subsequently completed a one-year clinical research fellowship. Following the fellowship, he completed his medical and surgical dermatology residency training with Honor Health Hospitals and Affiliated Dermatology in 2020. Dr. Manway is an active member of the American Medical Association and the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology.

Mitchell Manway

DO Mohs Micrographic Surgery,
Medical & Surgical Dermatology

Having great skin is not an unattainable dream. At Affiliated Dermatology in Scottsdale, Arizona, we pride ourselves on communicating without patients to determine how best to treat their skin issues. Our services range from aesthetic treatments such as specialized facials to skin cancer screenings. Read through our information below to learn more about who we are and what level of care you may need.

Specials & Discounts



Buy 5 CoolSculpting Cyles & Get the 6th cycle for FREE!


Neogen Plasma Resurfacing

Buy a Neogen Plasma Resurfacing Treatment & get the neck for FREE! ($1,000 savings)


Lip Filler

$50 off 1 syring, $100 of 2 syringes or $200 of 3 syringes or more!


Laser Hair Reduction

Buy a package of 6 and receive a 7th treatment complimentary

Schedule an Appointment

Whether you wish to receive treatment for a skin condition or an aesthetic procedure, you can be assured you will be treated with professional and personal care by one of our skin care experts. Please feel free to call us at (480) 556-0446 or leave us a message online using our Contact Us form.

Dermatology Services in North Scottsdale, AZ

We offer several medical services related to both acute conditions, such as rashes and rosacea, as well as aesthetic services targeted to reduce fine lines, plump up dry areas, and remove unwanted hair.

Each patient who walks through our doors at one of our Arizona dermatology practices receives individualized care. Check out the following services we offer and contact our Scottsdale office with questions.

Skin Care

Our dermatologists can offer complete skin cancer screenings and identify chronic and acute skin conditions. We manage difficult-to-treat issues such as acne, rosacea, psoriasis, and more.


Laser hair removal has become a popular alternative to shaving one’s legs, armpits, or face — and we can definitely help you with this. Did you know that these lasers can also be used for medical purposes? Talk to us about using lasers to smooth out scar tissue or lighten dark spots.

Mohs Surgery

A precise surgical technique used to treat skin cancer

Actinic Keratosis Treatment

Take care of precancerous skin lesions.

Melasma Treatment

Melasma presents with brown patches on the cheeks, bridge of the nose, forehead and upper lip.


Anti-aging products may include treatments to reduce levels of fat in stubborn areas or those that make skin look smoother and plumper. We’ll develop a personalized treatment plan for the areas you wish to address.


Take advantage of our medical-grade facials and aesthetic treatments such as injectable fillers, HydraFacials, and microdermabrasion. We aim to please our patients with safe and effective treatments for various skin types and conditions.

Who Would Benefit From Our Services

Anyone with a chronic skin condition such as rosacea, psoriasis, or mysterious rashes would benefit from scheduling a consultation with a board-certified dermatologist. We can assist you in finding the right products for your condition, and we are able to help diagnose allergies and the cause of those persistent skin concerns you’ve never been able to put a name to. Additionally, everyone with a history of skin cancer or a family history of dermatological conditions benefits from a yearly skin exam.

Superficial Radiation Therapy

Eliminate cancer from delicate and hard to reach areas

Skin Cancer Screenings and Moles

Get Checked for Skin Cancer

Why Choose Affiliated Dermatology

Affiliated Dermatology is one of Arizona’s top dermatology practices, with offices in Deer Valley, Scottsdale, and more. Our providers and our management team are deeply passionate about helping Arizona residents learn more about how to care for their skin and develop individualized plans for each patient.


Get Your Best Skin Ever in Scottsdale, AZ

If you’ve always wanted better skin but haven’t known how to get it, now is the time to treat your skin with the care it deserves. Affiliated Dermatology proudly serves clients throughout the greater Scottsdale, AZ area and offers a range of medical and aesthetic skin care services to help your skin look great and stay healthy. Our staff of nurses and doctors are ready to help you reach your skin wellness goals. For more information on our services, you can call us at (480) 674-4854, text us at (480) 405-3877, or reach us online.

Directions to Affiliated Dermatology in Scottsdale

  1. From the 101, take the Scottsdale Road Exit
  2. Go North on Scottsdale Road
  3. Turn Right onto Thompson Peak Parkway
  4. Make immediate left onto 73 rd St
  5. Go straight through the stop sign
  6. Building will be on the right (Grayhawk Medical Plaza)
  7. Office is located on the second floor, first office to the right out of the elevator
  8. Aesthetic patients only: Go past our main office to suite 275 for all aesthetic service appointments


20401 N 73rd St,
AZ 85255

Book Your Aesthetic Appointment Today!

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