Donald J. Grande, MD

Clinical Professor, Dermatology

Donald Grande
609 Albany St (J Bldg)


Dr. Grande received his medical degree from Boston University School of Medicine in 1973. He completed his residency in dermatology at Boston University Medical Center in 1977. His Fellowship training was at the University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics in 1982, where he received specialized training in Mohs Surgery, Dermatologic and Reconstructive Surgery and Cutaneous Laser Surgery. He currently serves a Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Boston University School of Medicine. He formerly served as the Vice Chairman of Dermatology at New England Medical Center before becoming the Chairman of Dermatology at Lahey Clinic. Dr. Grande also served in the United States Air Force for many years, retiring as a colonel. Dr. Grande is currently focusing on Mohs Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology and serves as a fellowship director for the Mohs College. He sees patients in the Stoneham, Medford and Salem, NH, offices.


  • Boston University School of Medicine, MD
  • University of Massachusetts Boston, BA


  • Published on 2/10/2018

    Wisco OJ, Hajar T, Grande DJ. Commentary: Skin cancer in the military. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Jun; 78(6):1193-1194. PMID: 29438768.

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  • Published on 2/1/2018

    Fink C, Lackey J, Grande DJ. Rhinophyma: A Treatment Review. Dermatol Surg. 2018 Feb; 44(2):275-282. PMID: 29140869.

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  • Published on 5/1/2015

    Lackey J, Mendese G, Grande D. Using an absorbable purse-string suture to reduce surgical defects of the nose before placement of full-thickness skin grafts. Dermatol Surg. 2015 May; 41(5):657-60. PMID: 25860529.

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  • Published on 9/1/2013

    Mendese G, Grande D. Asymptomatic petechial eruption on the lower legs. J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2013 Sep; 6(9):48-9. PMID: 24062875.

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  • Published on 6/26/2012

    Mendese G, Wisco O, Allan A, Quinn T, Grande D. Concomitant Merkel cell carcinoma and basal cell carcinoma presenting as a solitary nodule. Dermatol Surg. 2012 Oct; 38(10):1753-5. PMID: 22734816.

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  • Published on 7/14/2011

    Bandino JP, Norton SA, Aldrich SL, Wisco OJ, Hodson DS, Murchland MR, Grande DJ. Low-grade myxofibrosarcoma presenting at the site of prior high-grade disease. J Cutan Pathol. 2011 Oct; 38(10):808-13. PMID: 21752050.

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  • Published on 8/1/2010

    Guardiano RA, Grande DJ. A direct comparison of visual inspection, curettage, and epiluminescence microscopy in determining tumor extent before the initial margins are determined for Mohs micrographic surgery. Dermatol Surg. 2010 Aug; 36(8):1240-4. PMID: 20666811.

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  • Published on 1/1/2006

    Strasswimmer J, Grande DJ. Do pulsed lasers produce an effective photodynamic therapy response? Lasers Surg Med. 2006 Jan; 38(1):22-5. PMID: 16392149.

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  • Published on 5/1/2003

    Meyers SW, Bercovitch L, Polley K, Taira J, DeCamp N, Mahalingam M, Grillone G, Grande D. Massive exophytic abscesses and fibrotic masses of the chin: a variant of the follicular occlusion triad. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2003 May; 48(5 Suppl):S47-50. PMID: 12734472.

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  • Published on 3/1/2001

    Meyers S, Rohrer T, Grande D. Use of dermal grafts in reconstructing deep nasal defects and shaping the ala nasi. Dermatol Surg. 2001 Mar; 27(3):300-5. PMID: 11277901.

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