60831-Nassim, Janelle

Janelle Nassim, MD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology

EH 139
Indianapolis, IN


Dr. Janelle Nassim is a Harvard trained dermatologist specializing in general and medical dermatology, with interests in acne, nail disorders, lasers, and cosmetic dermatology. She graduated magna cum laude from Florida Atlantic University in Boca Raton, FL, where she competed for four years as an NCAA Division I swimmer. She continued her education at the FAU Schmidt College of Medicine, where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha and Gold Humanism Honors Societies.

She completed her internship in Boston, MA in internal medicine at the Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and her residency in the Harvard Dermatology Program, training at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, and Boston Children’s Hospital.

Dr. Nassim also has a special interest in advocating and caring for patients with disabilities, and has published and presented work on this topic internationally.

She is passionate about taking a whole-person approach to skin health and aging, and believes that helping her patients prevent, manage, and treat skin disease contributes to improving confidence and quality of life. She strives to provide patients with personalized and evidence-based treatments for cutaneous disease, and to educate patients to increase understanding of their skin health and treatment plan. 

Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Dermatology
  • Education
    2021 RES Harvard Medical School
    2017 MD Florida Atlantic University
    2011 BS Florida Atlantic University
  • Professional Organizations
    Alpha Omega Alpha
    Amercian Society for Dermatologic Surgery
    American Academy of Dermatology
    American Medical Women's Association
    Gold Humanism Honor Society
    Women's Dermatologic Society
  • Clinical Interests
    • Medical dermatology – special interests in acne and nail disorders
    • Cosmetic dermatology:
      • Botox® (botulinum toxin) injections
      • Soft tissue filler injections
      • Kybella® injections
      • CoolSculpting®
    • Laser surgery:
      • Laser hair removal
      • Laser skin resurfacing and rejuvenation
      • Brown spots
      • Tattoo removal
      • Vascular lesions and telangiectasias
      • Rosacea
      • Laser treatment in skin of color
  • Awards
    Org: Women's Dermatologic Society L'Oreal Day of Discovery
    Desc: Hudson Yards Skincare and Cosmeceuticals Program
    Scope: International
    Date: 2019-01-01

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