Dr. Charles Lynde is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at the University of Toronto and holds a clinical teaching position at the University Health Network. He is Medical Director of Lynde Dermatology and Lynderm Research. The Lynde Centre for Dermatology is a full service, comprehensive dermatology clinic. In addition to Medical Dermatology, the clinic provides an extensive array of cosmetic services including laser surgical procedures, peels, and cosmetic injectables.

After receiving his BSc. and M.D. degrees at the University of Toronto , Dr. Lynde studied Dermatology at the University of British Columbia and the University of Toronto, receiving his Board Certification (Canada and U.S.A.) in 1983.

Dr. Lynde is a member of the Canadian Dermatology Association (CDA), the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV), the Toronto Dermatology Association as well as the Ontario Medical Association (OMA)

His current areas of research are in Psoriasis, Psoriatic Arthritis and Acne. Dr. Lynde has also done research in all areas of dermatology including cosmetics and cosmetic therapies. He has been the principal investigator in more than 160 clinical trials in dermatology. Dr. Lynde has authored and co-authored more than 150 peer reviewed articles.

Dr. Lynde has served in various roles for the CDA and AAD including President of the Canadian Dermatology Association. He is the Editor of the CDA Bulletin and sits on the editorial boards of several journals and extensively consults and is on the advisory boards of many pharmaceutical companies. Dr. Lynde was recently the recipient of the CDA Award of Merit. This award represents leadership and contributions made to the Canadian Dermatology Association.


  • University of Toronto
  • University of British Columbia

Special Interests:

  • Psoriasis
  • Psoriatic Arthritis
  • Acne

Practice Specialties
General Dermatology and Cosmetic Procedures

Practice Location
Lynde Centre for Dermatology
5762 Hwy #7 East Suite 210
Markham ON, Canada

Tel: 905.472.6343
Business email: info@cwlynde.com

Website: cwlynde.com

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