Michael H. Tirgan, MD is a medical oncologist who specializes in the treatment and research of keloid disorder. Since 2008, Dr. Tirgan has focused his practice on the non-surgical treatment of keloid disorder and has treated close to 1,000 keloid patients, adults and children, with all types of keloids.
In 2011, Dr. Tirgan established Keloid Research Foundation, a non for profit medical research and educational organization, with the mission of fostering scientific research in keloid disorder and promoting education, advocacy, and service to those who suffer from this disorder.
Dr. Tirgan is an attending physician at Mount Sinai St. Luke’s and Roosevelt Hospitals, and an associate attending physician at The Rockefeller University Hospital in New York. He is also a clinical instructor at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai.