Dr. Diab is a board-certified dermatologist with years of experience. He is a fellow with the American Academy of Dermatology & member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. He concentrates on & has a particular passion for surgical dermatology such as treatment of skin cancers, treatment of psoriasis, eczema, acne, as well as lupus, dermatomyositis, bullous pemphigoid, & nail and hair diseases. He looks forward to serving patients at The Dermatology Group.
B.S.in Chemistry, University of Damascus
Damascus, Syria– 1982
B.S. in Biology/Medical Technology, Ashland University
Ashland, OH – 1986
M.S. in Clinical Laboratory Sciences, Temple University
Philadelphia, PA – 1988
M.D., Northeast Ohio Medical University
Rootstown, OH – 2004
Mount Carmel Health System
Columbus, OH– 2004-2005
The Ohio State University
Columbus, OH– 2005-2008
With Special Training in Dermatological Surgery
Served as Chief Resident in final year.
American Board of Dermatology
Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology 2008- present
Member, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery 2008- present
American Medical Association
American Medical Student Association, 2000 - 2004
American Society of Clinical Pathologists, 1986 - 2004
American Society for Microbiology, 1986 - 1998
HONORS & AWARDS
Alpha Omega Alpha, junior year inductee, treasurer, 2003
Akron General Hospital Distinguished Physician Scholarship, 2003
Cincinnati Magazine Top Doctor 2012, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018
Diab M, Coloe J, Bechtel M. Extramedullary granulocytic sarcoma of the skin, mediastinum and pericardium. International J Dermatol 2008 March:47:256-258.
Diab M, Coloe J, Bechtel MA. Bullous pemphigoid precipitated by GalantamineHydrobromide. Cutis 2009 March 83:139-140.
Tinea capitis among children in the Columbus area Ohio, United States- published, Mycoses
Diab M, Coloe J, Magro C, Mark MA. The treatment of generalized morphea with infliximab. Arch Dermatol. 2010;146(6):601-604.
Coauthor of chapter of skin diseases of the breast, The Breast Text, published 2009
Diab M, Hostetler S, Bechtel M. Unilateral Michelin Tire Syndrome. J Am AcadDermatol 2008 Feb:58(2):AB79. (Poster presented at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, San Antonio, TX, February 2008.)
Diab M, Coloe J, Bechtel M. The cause of tinea capitis in Columbus, Ohio, a retrospective study. Poster presented at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, February 2007.
Diab M, Kurtz E, Bechtel M. Treatment of refractory pemphigus erythematous with Rituximab. Poster presented at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, February 2007.
Celgene speaker on treatment of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis with Otezla 2015- present
Diab M, Pilewski M, Bechtel M. Successful treatment of generalized morphea with infliximab-a case study. Poster presented at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, February 2007.
Diab M, Coloe J, Zirwas M. Acrylate dermatotits: diagnostic clues, chemical background and preventive measures. Poster presented at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Washington, DC, February 2007.
Poster, Platelets derived growth factor in the treatment of diabetic ulcer of the hand, AAD meeting, 2004
The investigation into new serological markers for EBV, utilizing hybridoma technology, Walter Long, PhD., Temple University 1986 – 1988
Master Thesis; Isolation of Borreliaburgdorferi on an agar based modified
Kelly's medium, Martin Evans, PhD., Temple University 1986 - 1988
Senior project; Enhancing the quality of hair shampoos by modifications of the chemical composition, Ahmed Al Shallah, PhD., Damascus University 1981 - 1982