Jennifer Chwalek, M.D. is a Board Certified dermatologist with fellowship training in procedural dermatology and in cutaneous laser surgery. She specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery, cosmetic and laser procedures, and the treatment of hair loss.
Dr. Chwalek graduated from Vassar College with honors and received her M.D. from the University of Maryland where she was elected to the national medical honor society, Alpha Omega Alpha. Following medical school she completed her internship in internal medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center in New York and a clinical research fellowship studying cutaneous hair biology and alopecia at the University of California, San Francisco. She completed her dermatology residency at the University of Maryland where she served as chief resident. Following residency, Dr. Chwalek completed a Mohs and Procedural Dermatology fellowship at Skin Laser & Surgery Specialists of New York and New Jersey.
Dr. Chwalek is a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at Mount Sinai Medical Center where she teaches the latest cosmetic techniques to Dermatology residents and fellows. Prior to joining Union Square Laser Dermatology, Dr. Chwalek practiced in New Jersey and in Northern California and served as a clinical instructor in the department of dermatology at the University of California, San Francisco. She has lectured at numerous national and international conferences and has written book chapters and articles for peer-reviewed journals. In addition, Dr. Chwalek is a regular contributor to national skin care and beauty media, including: Glamour, Allure, Soul Cycle, In Style, and New Beauty.