Founded by award-winning, board-certified dermatologist Paul M. Friedman, MD, the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center is a state-of-the-art cosmetic and medical dermatology facility located in the world-renowned Texas Medical Center. Dr. Friedman and Dr. Jennifer Peterson are experienced dermatologists who specialize in the treatment of skin cancer, injectable facial rejuvenation, dermatologic laser surgery, and much more. Our team concentrates on giving you a comprehensive experience devoted to safe treatment and effective results.
Please take a look at the information below to get a better idea of the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center and what we offer. If you would like to speak to one of our dermatologists, we encourage you to contact us today. We will be happy to answer any questions you may have.
The Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center is a technologically advanced facility designed to provide a full array of treatments in a comfortable and relaxing setting. Our dermatologists lead a team of professionals who are dedicated to making your entire experience with us as pleasant as possible. We believe that providing comprehensive care, from your initial consultation through to the recovery process, is essential to ensuring the safest and most effective treatment. The Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center is equipped with the latest technologies for laser skin resurfacing, body contouring, and skin rejuvenation including 15 laser and light-based devices. Our doctors provide a full range of treatment options for patients who may require medical dermatology procedures such as skin cancer treatment or cosmetic dermatology procedures to address skin imperfections and signs of aging.
Our team at the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center makes safe, compassionate care with effective results our number one priority. Together, we can help you attain your goals with results that look natural and beautiful.
Meet Dr. Paul Friedman
Paul Friedman, MD is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is the founder and director of the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center. A clinical assistant professor of Dermatology at both the University of Texas Medical School and Weill Cornell Medical College, Dr. Friedman is the co-author of Beautiful Skin Revealed™: The Ultimate Guide to Better Skin, a beauty resource dedicated to helping people effectively improve a number of skin conditions. Dr. Friedman also practices at the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York®.
Meet Dr. Jennifer Peterson
Jennifer Peterson, MD is a Houston native, board certified by the American Board of Dermatology. She completed a prestigious one year fellowship training program in cosmetic and laser dermatology through the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery in La Jolla, CA. Dr. Jennifer Peterson has spoken on a national and international basis, participated in over 20 clinical trials, and contributed to over 20 publications in medical journals and textbooks.
Learn more about Jennifer Peterson, MD.
Skin Conditions We Treat
The Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center thrives on the combination of skilled, experienced dermatologists and state-of-the-art technology to successfully treat a number of skin conditions. Conditions our doctors treat include both cosmetic and medical dermatological issues, such as:
- Wrinkles, fine lines, and other signs of aging
- Skin cancer
- Age spots / brown spots
- Sun damage
- Acne scars
- Body Contouring
- Port wine stains
- Spider veins
- Leg veins
- Facial veins
- Stretch marks
Learn more about the many skin conditions we treat.
Dr. Friedman and Dr. Peterson are committed to utilizing some of the most advanced technologies and treatment techniques available. The Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center offers a wide range of state-of-the-art treatments, including:
- Laser skin resurfacing
- Laser hair reduction
- Mohs surgery
- Skin care
- Body contouring
- Injectable facial rejuvenation (BOTOX® Cosmetic, Juvéderm®, and more)
- Chemical peels
- Photodynamic Therapy (PDT)
- Tattoo removal
Schedule a Consultation at the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center
Please contact the Dermatology & Laser Surgery Center at either of our Houston or New York City locations. Dr. Friedman and Dr. Peterson are experienced dermatologists who will be happy to answer your questions and meet with you about effective treatment options.