About Us

About Us2018-07-18T19:03:41+00:00

Specialists In Medical and Surgical Dermatology

Northstar Dermatology is dedicated to the delivery of superior clinical care driven by the principles of compassion, conscientious medicine, and the patient as an individual. We value each of our patients as unique, meriting personalized medical attention for their distinct concerns. You’ll find that our staff is professional yet personable, and the office environment is comfortable and efficient. We ultimately seek to equip our patients and local community with the education necessary to maintain enduringly healthy skin.

Our Team

Veronica – Medical Assistant

Jordan – Medical Assistant

Maria-Luisa – Receptionist

Lisa – Billing Specialist

Sarah – Office Manager

Christine Read, PA-C

Mrs. Christine Read is a board-certified Physician Assistant with a special interest in Medical and Cosmetic Dermatology. Christine was born and raised in the DFW area. She graduated from the University of Dallas, where she was actually a student of Dr. Amir Aboutalebi when he was a Biology lab instructor. She later graduated with honors from The University of North Texas in Fort Worth with her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies.

Christine says she chose Northstar Dermatology because she wanted to be a part of a team that demanded excellence, skill, and compassion in the pursuit of patient health. She is dedicated to making a difference and has learned the immense rewards of disease treatment and prevention for future health and happiness. Mrs. Read lives in North Richland Hills with her husband and two children. In her free time, she loves spending time with her family!

Dr. Amir Aboutalebi

Dr. Amir Aboutalebi is a board-certified Dermatologist who specializes in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. His clinical interests are varied and range from the treatment of common skin disorders such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema to the management of complex dermatologic conditions, including blistering disorders and connective tissue disease. He performs full body examinations with a focus on the prevention and management of skin cancer. In addition to his expertise in medical dermatology, Dr. Aboutalebi offers injectable cosmetic services such as Botox and fillers.

Dr. Aboutalebi grew up in Coppell, Texas and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Dallas with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. He has the distinction of being a Fulbright Scholar having investigated the ethical and economic implications of nationalized healthcare in Spain. While in Spain, he devoted much of his free time to volunteering as First Aid for the Red Cross.

He completed medical school with Honors at Baylor College of Medicine, where he was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Following medical school, Dr. Aboutalebi completed an internship at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas before beginning his residency in Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. He trained at prestigious institutions including the world-renowned Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston Veteran Affairs Hospital and the Lahey Clinic. During his residency at Harvard, he volunteered his time locally with the Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program as well as internationally with the American Academy of Dermatology’s International Program in Botswana. Dr. Aboutalebi has published multiple articles and has presented at several regional and national conferences.

Dr. Aboutalebi is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Texas Dermatologic Society and Texas Medical Association. Aside from his passion for Dermatology, his hobbies include sailing, sketching, cooking and photography

Awards

Fort Worth Top Docs 2017

Patient Choice Award

Memberships and Affiliations

We are focused on keeping up with the latest in dermatology needs by being apart of these great organizations.

Dr. Amir Aboutalebi

Dr. Amir Aboutalebi is a board-certified Dermatologist who specializes in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. His clinical interests are varied and range from the treatment of common skin disorders such as acne, psoriasis, and eczema to the management of complex dermatologic conditions, including blistering disorders and connective tissue disease. He performs full body examinations with a focus on the prevention and management of skin cancer. In addition to his expertise in medical dermatology, Dr. Aboutalebi offers injectable cosmetic services such as Botox and fillers.

Dr. Aboutalebi grew up in Coppell, Texas and graduated summa cum laude from the University of Dallas with a Bachelor of Arts in Philosophy. He has the distinction of being a Fulbright Scholar having investigated the ethical and economic implications of nationalized healthcare in Spain. While in Spain, he devoted much of his free time to volunteering as First Aid for the Red Cross.

He completed medical school with Honors at Baylor College of Medicine, where he was elected into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Following medical school, Dr. Aboutalebi completed an internship at The Methodist Hospital in Houston, Texas before beginning his residency in Dermatology at Harvard Medical School. He trained at prestigious institutions including the world-renowned Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Boston Children’s Hospital, Boston Veteran Affairs Hospital and the Lahey Clinic. During his residency at Harvard, he volunteered his time locally with the Boston Healthcare for the Homeless Program as well as internationally with the American Academy of Dermatology’s International Program in Botswana. Dr. Aboutalebi has published multiple articles and has presented at several regional and national conferences.

Dr. Aboutalebi is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, Texas Dermatologic Society and Texas Medical Association. Aside from his passion for Dermatology, his hobbies include sailing, sketching, cooking and photography

Memberships and Affiliations

Awards

Fort Worth Top Docs 2017

Patient Choice Award