Marah Shamir, BSN, USRN, Msc

Dermatology and Aesthetics

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LocationNew York
SchoolSwiss Business School


  • Completed Bachelors degree in Nursing and board certified in the Philippines.
  • New York State board of Nursing – Registered Nurse
  • Has over 10 years clinical experience in Dermatology, Aesthetics and Laser technology.
  • Has many years collaborated with Research & Development, and Quality Assurance in Dermatology and Aesthetic health facility in United Arab Emirates.
  • Completed academic requirements for in Masters in healthcare management
  • Completing academic requirements for Post Graduate certificate for Nursing Leadership and Management.


Marah Shamir Castro has great passion in Dermatology and Aesthetics. Ever since, she begun her career as a nurse, she knew that she will be specializing in this field. She values three major things that helped her build her career throughout the years. First is, being an outcome oriented towards her patients treatment. She ensures to give informative, proven and beneficial treatments for patients. She is values evidenced based practice as the core of her nursing practice. She ensures that people or patients receive high quality standards of care.

She has over ten years of dermatology nursing practice. She is a nurse expert in various Laser treatment modalities addressing clinical skin concerns such as, Melasma, PIH, and severe acne scars. In addition, She has vast experience in Laser hair removal treatment, tattoo removal, skin resurfacing and micro needling procedure. She has extensive experience and trainings in medical facials, aesthetics procedures and chemical peeling.

She worked with renowned clinical dermatologists in the UAE and learned first hand from their experiences. She has knowledge in developing policies and standard operating procedures. She is teaching fundamentals of Laser Physics and laser applications in She develops business proposals for a clinic and training academy for Dermatology and Aesthetic procedures. She writes academic essays related to nursing management and clinical practice.

Education & Training

  • BA – Capitol Medical Center, Quezon City, Philippines
  • Msc- Swiss Business School, Zurich, Switzerland
  • Post Grad – Seneca College, Toronto, Canada
  • Laser Certification – Sharjah University, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
  • Laser Safety Certification - Sharjah University, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

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