Formal Education and Training
Dr. Seiler is a board-certified cosmetic laser surgeon, the owner and Medical Director at Seiler Skin and the founder of the Seiler Skin Aesthetic Institute. He obtained his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of Notre Dame, where he graduated with honors. He graduated medical school from the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. After training in general surgery at Carraway Methodist Medical Center in Birmingham, Ala., Dr. Seiler, completed extensive further cosmetic specialty training, which extends well beyond any traditional residency or fellowship program. This includes in-depth training on the use lasers and injectables, as well as Platelet Rich Plasma (PRP) in cosmetic medicine under Dr. Charles Runels, the inventor of the Vampire® procedures. He is also a fellow of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Dr. Seiler completed his specialty board certification through the American Board of Laser Surgery (ABLS). After gaining national recognition as a prodigious provider in laser medicine and surgery, Dr. Seiler was appointed as the Executive Director of the ABLS. He subsequently went on to co-author multiple editions, including the current, of the ABLS examination text book and certification exams (written and oral). Most recently, Dr. Seiler co-authored the sixth chapter, Anesthesia in Laser Practice, in the “Textbook of Lasers in Dermatology.”
As Executive Director, he currently serves as a trusted advisor and educator to ABLS members and non-members who seek expert training and higher education opportunities in the field. Dr. Seiler also works with state medical boards, health departments and laser safety societies in the U.S. and abroad to help create stronger safety and training regulations that govern practitioners who provide these procedures.
Dr. Seiler has trained and examined practitioners in 11 countries in laser, injection and aesthetic procedures. In 2008, Dr. Seiler founded the Seiler Skin Aesthetic Institute (SSAI), a premier provider of online and hands-on injection, laser and Vampire®- certified PRP training courses for physician and non-physician cosmetic practitioners. Dr. Seiler’s flagship online course is a comprehensive, CME-certified neurotoxin and filler injection training that empowers practitioners of all experience levels with increased confidence and proficiency to enhance their craft and produce superior patient results. Dr. Seiler also has trained practitioners for Allergan—the maker of Botox, Juvederm, SkinMedica, Kybella and Latisse—and is one of the few expert hands-on trainers for the popular Vampire® procedures.
For nearly a decade, Dr. Seiler has served in the capacity of expert witness for both plaintiff and defense attorneys in dozens of civil and medical-malpractice lawsuits concerning laser, injection and cosmetic procedures.
For more information about Dr. Seiler’s expert witness experience, click HERE.
Dr. Seiler enjoys spending his free time with his wife, Jill, who manages Seiler Skin’s day-to-day operations and marketing efforts. When they are not busy helping patients and running the practice, the two of them can often be found frequenting their favorite restaurants, live music events or golfing. Dr. Seiler is not afraid to admit that he loves getting a mani-pedi with his wife, and the employees at the salon give Jill a hard time if she comes without him!
WHAT OUR TEAM SAYS ABOUT DR. SEILER
“In my more than 20-year professional career, I have never worked with a physician who is as passionate about his craft as Dr. Seiler. It’s been amazing to watch Dr. Seiler grow his practice due to his honesty, determination and unparalleled skill, which is why patients love to share their experience at Seiler Skin with all of their friends!” – Adina Barnett, medical aesthetician
“Even before I started working here, I had heard all about the “Seiler Glow” from my patients and even industry colleagues. What’s incredible to me is that Dr. Seiler has made such a positive impact on thousands of lives across the country that now we’re hearing patients and members of the community equate naturally beautiful skin with him. Why? It’s simple – he always takes the time to educate his patients, treats them with respect and, even at this point in his career, he still enjoys spending plenty of time with each person to ensure they achieve their desired results. He is a true visionary in the field of medical aesthetics, a leader, caregiver and friend.” – Katie Pilkerton, medical aesthetician
“By combining traditional and new cosmetic, dermatologic and plastic surgical philosophies, using the latest technology, procedures and products, I have designed my philosophy of treating your skin through years of proven experience and treatment plans specifically catered to your individual needs and concerns. My staff and I take the time to listen to your concerns, discuss treatment options and devise an agreed upon plan to help you achieve your skin health goals.”
To view Dr. Seiler’s CV, click HERE.
To listen to Dr. Seiler’s podcast, Aesthetically Speaking, which is geared toward physician and practitioner education and engagement, click HERE.
Dr. Seiler’s recent blog post: Everything You’ve Always Wondered About Dr. Seiler