About: Dr. Jennifer MacGregor
Jennifer L. MacGregor, M.D. is a Board Certified dermatologist with fellowship training in cutaneous laser surgery and dermatologic procedures. Before joining Union Square Laser Dermatology Dr. MacGregor directed the Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology Center for Georgetown University Hospital. She is included in the 2015 list of Super Doctors–Rising Stars forthcoming in the New York Times.
Dr. MacGregor is an Alpha Omega Alpha national medical honor society graduate of Georgetown University School of Medicine. She completed her dermatology residency at Columbia University Medical Center in New York City, followed by a prestigious laser, cosmetic and dermatologic surgery fellowship at SkinCare Physicians in Boston. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. She currently holds an appointment as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the Columbia University Medical Center.
Dr MacGregor is a regularly invited speaker at national meetings and has authored over 20 peer-reviewed journal articles and textbook chapters, including publications in Dermatologic Surgery, The Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, and Archives of Dermatology. Recent publications have addressed laser treatment of scars, laser skin resurfacing, microfocused ultrasound for skin tightening, treatment of cellulite, and body contouring. She serves on the editorial board for Dermatologic Surgery, as a reviewer for multiple journals, and as an investigator on cutting-edge clinical research studies.
Dr. MacGregor’s expertise covers dermatologic surgery, injectables, laser procedures (including skin resurfacing, treatment of birthmarks, vascular lesions, pigmented lesions, tattoos, and scars), skin tightening, sclerotherapy for leg veins, and novel treatments for body contouring and cellulite. She is recognized as a world-class expert on Ultherapy. Her philosophy regarding cosmetic procedures is that her patients should look natural and healthy, but never as if they have had ‘work done’. She has a special interest in aesthetic treatments for patients with underlying medical conditions, traumatic scars, burn scars, or acne scarring.
Dr MacGregor serves as an expert consultant to skin care, pharmaceutical and medical device companies. Her contributions to dermatology have been covered in several media outlets, including multiple interviews for national radio and television and recent features in Good Housekeeping, Self, Fitness, New Beauty Magazine, Vogue, Us Weekly, The Huffington Post and Dermatology Times.