Dr. Shoshana Grossman: Board Certified Dermatologist in Philadelphia

Dr. Shoshana Grossman joined Dermatology of Philadelphia in August 2021. Dr. Grossman is a board certified dermatologist and practices general, complex medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology.

Dr. Grossman graduated Cum Laude from the Macaulay Honors College at Queens College of the City University of New York with a B.A. in both Neuroscience and Psychology.

She then attended the Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University, where she graduated with distinction and was awarded the 2017 Excellence in Dermatology award.

Dr. Grossman subsequently completed her dermatology residency at Temple University Hospital, where she served as chief resident in her final year.

Outside of the office, Dr. Grossman enjoys spending time with her husband and her two sons.

Education & Training

Macaulay Honors College at Queens College of the City University of New York, B.A. Neuroscience & Psychology

Medical School:
Lewis Katz School of Medicine, Temple University

Internal Medicine Internship:
Pennsylvania Hospital

Dermatology Residency:
Temple University, Department of Dermatology

Chief Residency:
Temple University, Department of Dermatology

Awards and Honors

2017 Excellence in Dermatology Award

Areas of Speciality

General Dermatology Skin Cancer Screenings

Complex Medical Dermatology



Skin Cancer


Certifications & Memberships

Board Certified Diplomate, American Board of Dermatology

Philadelphia Dermatological Society

American Academy of Dermatology

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

Women’s Dermatologic Society

Select Academic Publications

Sussman ME, Pousti BT, Grossman SK, Lee JB, Hsu S (2021). Verrucous sarcoidosis: a rare clinical presentation of sarcoidosis. Cureus. 13 (5): e15175

Morquette AJ, Lee JB, Grossman SK, Hsu S (2021). Rutoside and ascorbic acid in the treatment of Schamberg pigmented purpuric dermatosis. Cureus. 13 (4): e14592.

Sun CW, Grossman SK, Valdes-Rodriguez R, Lee JB, Hsu S (2020). Guttate leukoderma and acrokeratosis veruciformis of Hopf: a rare combination in Darier disease. Dermatol Online J. 26 (1).

Sun CW, Grossman SK, Aphale A, Hsu S (2019). Pembrolizumab-induced bullous pemphigoid. JAAD Case Reports. 5 (4): 362-364.

Grossman SK, Schut C, Kupfer J, Valdes-Rodriguez R, Gieler U, Yosipovitch G (2018). Experiences with the First Eczema School in the United States. Clinics in Dermatology. 36 (5): 662-667.

C Schut, H Mochizuki, SK Grossman, AC Lin, CJ Concklin, F Mohamed, U Gieler, J Kupfer, G Yosipovitch (2017). Brain processing of contagious itch in patients with atopic dermatitis. Frontiers in Psychology. 8(1267): 1- 5.

Lee HG, Grossman SK, Valdes-Rodriguez R, Berenato F, Korbutov J, Chan Y, Yosipovitch G. Topical Ketamine- Amitryptiline-Lidocaine for Chronic Pruritus: A Retrospective Study Assessing Efficacy and Tolerability. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 76 (4): 760-761.

Stull C, Grossman S, Yosipovitch G (2016). Current and Emerging Therapies for Itch Management in Psoriasis. American Journal Clinical Dermatology. 17(6): 617-624.

Lavery MJ, Stull C, Grossman SK, Yosipovitch G. Female-specific pruritus. In: Vulva: Anatomy, Physiology, Pathology. 2nd edition. Farage M, Maibach HI eds.

Schut, C., Grossman, S., Kupfer, J., Gieler, U., Yosipovitch, G. (2015). Contagious itch: what we know and what we would like to know. Frontiers in Human Neuroscience. 9 (57): 1-6.

Pytte, C.L., George, S., Korman, S., David, E., Bogdan, D., Kirn, J.R. (2012) Adult neurogenesis may promote the maintenance of a stereotyped, learned motor behavior. The Journal of Neuroscience. 32 (20): 7052-7057

Hospital & Academic Affiliations