Dr. Sarah Nakib, MD, MPH, FAAD

Board Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Sarah Nakib, MD is a board-certified dermatologist with the American Board of Dermatology. She grew up in Minneapolis, Minnesota before coming to this region. She received her medical training at the University of Minnesota, where she also completed her residency in dermatology and internal medicine and served as Chief Resident her final year. After graduating, she worked at Johns Hopkins as an Assistant Professor in the department of dermatology.

Dr. Nakib has also received fellowship training at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention in Atlanta, Georgia and holds a Masters in Public Health. During residency, she received awards from the Society for Investigative Dermatology, Medical Dermatology Society, Botswana-University of Pennsylvania Partnership Program, and Women’s Dermatologic Society.

She enjoys treating every day skin conditions such as acne, eczema, psoriasis, and warts, as well as complicated rashes such as those related to hives or autoimmunity. She also enjoys managing skin cancers and cosmetics. She is a fellow with the American Academy of Dermatology and the Washington D.C. Dermatologic Society.

Her hobbies include traveling, biking, and exploring local parks and places with family and friends.


Dr. Blake Zelickson, MD, PhD, FAAD

Board Certified Dermatologist

Dr. Blake Zelickson is a board-certified dermatologist, and a dermatologic surgeon. He was born and raised in Huntsville, Alabama. He received his undergraduate degree and Ph.D. in Molecular and Cellular Pathology at the University of Alabama. He completed his Medical Degree from the Sackler School of Medicine at Tel Aviv University and a medical internship at the Maimonides Medical Center in Brooklyn, NY. Prior to starting his dermatology residency, he did a research fellowship focused on dermatologic surgery and then went on to the University of Tennessee Health Science Center for his dermatology residency, where he served as Chief Resident.

He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for dermatologic surgery, and American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.

He has a passion for medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology and enjoys treating patients of all ages, ethnicities, genders, and backgrounds. He currently lives in Reston and loves to travel and spend time with friends, family, and his dogs.