About Us

Our Columbus Staff

At Advanced Laser Skin Center, we select only the best of the best to serve our patients and their families. All of our staff members are friendly, knowledgeable, and highly proficient in their office duties. Should you have any questions or concerns before, during or after a visit to our Columbus medical facility, do not hesitate to visit with one of our staff members. They are readily standing by to address your needs.

Geoffrey M. Polen, MD


• Undergraduate
• BBA Marshall University

Medical School
• Masters of Healthcare Administration, Ohio University
• Doctor of Medicine, Marshall University
• Completion of Internal Medicine Residency, Akron General Medical Center

Professional Memberships
• Executive Committee Licking Memorial Hospital• Coordinating Council Licking Memorial Hospital
• Disease Management Committee Chairman Licking Memorial Hospital
• Critical Care Committee Licking Memorial Hospital
• Cardiac Care Committee Licking Memorial Hospital
• Infectious Disease Committee Licking Memorial Hospital
• Society of Hospital Medicine
• American College of Physicians

Medical Licensure
Ohio License #35-0748-04

Other Training and Accomplishments
• Certificate of Laser Training
• Certificate of Fraxel Laser Training
• Trained Botox Administrator-Allergan
• Trained Restylane Administrator
• Acknowledged by KeyPro for Best Clinical Care Pathway

Dr. Taj Rashid

  • State Board of Ohio Medical License
  • U.S. Citizen, Ohio Residence since 1992

Professional Background

  • Good Samaritan Hospital – July 2011 – Present
  • Medical Director Good Samaritan Hospital, Dayton, OH 2005-2006
  • Medical Director Catalpa Manor ECF, Dayton, OH, Sub-Acute Care Division
  • Internship, IM WSUSOM, GSH/VAMC, Dayton, OH 1992-1993
  • Residency, IM WSUOM, GSH/VAMC, Dayton, OH 1993-1995
  • ABIM Certification 1997


Our Office

We are proud of our new office at Advanced Laser Skin Center. Patients are the heart of our practice, so it makes sense that we would go out of the way to provide comfortable waiting and treatment areas complete with the types of amenities you would expect from the premier medical practice in Columbus. Our office is filled with state of the art lasers and other high tech aesthetic equipment to ensure awesome results without surgery. We believe our patients deserve only the best, and our staff works hard to deliver a superior experience at every visit.