SIA Founder + President
Angela L Bookout, DO FAOCD is the founding director of Southern Institute of Aesthetics, PC. She is a board certified dermatologist practicing cosmetic, laser and dermatologic surgery as a nationally recognized ExpertInjector™ and a New Beauty Magazine Top Doctor.
Dr. Bookout received her Bachelor of Science degree from Angelo State University in San Angelo, Texas and was nominated for the United States Presidential Scholar Award during her final year of college.
Prior to attending medical school, Dr. Bookout conducted three years of biomedical research at Duke University in Durham, North Carolina and Dynogen Pharmaceuticals in the Research Triangle Park.
Having obtained her medical degree from Virginia College of Osteopathic Medicine in Blacksburg, Virginia with highest honors, she was awarded the Distinguished Student Scholar Award.
She went on to complete internship at University Hospitals in Cleveland, Ohio and residency at Nova Southeastern University at Florida’s Largo Medical Center. There she served as Chief Resident, and in her final year received both the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Preceptorship Grant and the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology Residency Leadership Award.
Dr. Bookout is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery as well as the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. She is published in the peer-reviewed scientific journals Cutis, Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics, Journal of Biological Chemistry, and Biochemical Journal.
Dr. Bookout’s mission is to change the paradigm of individualized skincare. We apply our unique skill set to each patient’s specific needs and conditions using the latest advances in cosmetic, laser and dermatologic surgery.