Dr. Karen Wesson is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She has been in private practice on Long Island since 2003. After completing her Bachelor of Science and graduating Phi Beta Kappa from the University of Michigan, Dr. Wesson attended the Albert Einstein College of Medicine where she received her medical degree and graduated with special distinction in dermatology and genetic research. While a medical student, she completed an additional year at the NYU Department of Dermatology. Following a year of internship at Long Island Jewish Medical Center, Dr. Wesson completed her dermatology residency at Columbia University, St. Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital in New York City. Dr. Wesson has clinical interest in the diagnosis and treatment of melanoma and other skin cancers. She has trained extensively in cosmetic dermatology procedures including Botox, injectable fillers, and laser surgery.