Dr. Daniel Yanes is a medical, cosmetic, and surgical dermatologist practicing in Watertown, MA. He is dedicated to providing excellent, compassionate care to patients of all ages and is a believer in providing personalized care and treatment plans based on each patient’s unique concerns and needs.

Born and raised in Ohio, Dr. Yanes graduated summa cum laude from The Ohio State University and went on to The Ohio State University College of Medicine, where he graduated at the top of his class summa cum laude. He completed his residency in the prestigious Harvard Combined Dermatology Program, training with world‐renowned leaders in dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital, Brigham and Women’s Hospital, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, and Boston Children’s Hospital. While at Harvard, Dr. Yanes received extensive training in laser surgery, cosmetic dermatology, and procedural dermatology, training where many of the devices used today were invented, including Fraxel, laser hair removal, CoolSculpting, and more.

Dr. Yanes has expertise in many procedures including, but not limited to:

  • Botox®
  • Chemical peels and deep skin resurfacing
  • Eyelid rejuvenation
  • Filler (Juvederm, Restylane, Belotero, Radiesse, Sculptra)
  • Lasers
  • Non‐invasive body contouring and buttock augmentation
  • PRP
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Tissue tightening
  • Tumescent liposuction

Dr. Yanes has special interests in chemical peeling, cosmetic treatments in skin of color, gender‐affirming cosmetic treatments, and the use of laser to treat medical dermatologic conditions. He is the author of several textbook chapters on topics such as male aesthetics, soft tissue augmentation with filler, and lasers, and has authored numerous peer‐reviewed scientific publications in the field of medical dermatology, pediatric dermatology, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Yanes serves on nationwide committees as an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the International Peeling Society.


Daniel Yanes, MD

Board Certified Dermatologist


“My first visit to a dermatologist. The experience was excellent. The procedure was clearly explained to me and taken care of in one visit. They were so pleasant, I felt completely at ease. I highly recommend them and will be back for any needs in the future.” – Bill

“Great staff that are friendly and happy to take the time to listen and answer any questions in a clear/informative fashion.” – Kyle

“Highly recommend! I had an initial evaluation done via video conferencing followed by an in-person visit. I was seen promptly and safely. I had a thorough exam even with full COVID protections. I didn’t feel rushed. Linda Pham explained my diagnosis and treatment clearly and answered all my questions.” – Annette

Associates in Dermatology -40 Spring Street , Watertown, MA 02472

Watertown, MA

(617) 923-8433

40 Spring Street
Watertown, MA 02472

Get Directions