Mona Amira Gohara

Mona Amira Gohara

Writer

Mona Gohara, MD is a board-certified dermatologist with a private practice in Connecticut. She also holds a faculty appointment at Yale in the Department of Dermatology, where she teaches residents and sees patients. As an Egyptian-American, born and raised in Toledo, Ohio, Dr. Mona has a special interest in skin of color. She has written on this topic frequently, and has lectured both nationally and internationally as well. In addition to Spotlyte, you can find her work on ELLE.com, Goodhousekeeping.com, People.com, Fitness.com, and Essence.com. Mona is a sucker for anything 80s, tulle, broadway, or Mindy Kaling-related, and has never met an old-school R&B song that she did not like. She loves her two crazy boys, husband, and dog Coco.