About Dr. Jennifer S. Kitchin

Jennifer Silverman Kitchin, M.D., FAAD, Co-founder of Dermatology Associates of New York,  is a Board Certified dermatologist with over 20 years of cosmetic and clinical experience. Dr. Kitchin received her medical degree from the New York University School of Medicine in 1997, where she received the Department of Dermatology award, given to one graduating medical student each year for excellence in Dermatology.

A 1992 graduate of the University of Pennsylvania with a degree in biology, Dr. Kitchin did research at the University’s School of Medicine in cell biology and immunology. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Lenox Hill Hospital in 1998, and completed her dermatology residency at SUNY Downstate Medical Center in 2001, where she presented a poster at a national dermatology meeting.

Dr. Kitchin has experience in clinical dermatologic pharmacology research, performed at the Skin and Cancer Center at The New York University Department of Dermatology. She is the author of several papers published in prominent medical journals, such as The Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, The Journal of Drugs in Dermatology, and The Dermatology Times. Dr. Kitchin is the author of a textbook chapter in Dermatology in General Medicine, which is held as a standard for physicians world wide. Dr. Kitchin is the co-author of the best selling book, The Dermatologists’ Prescription For a New You. Additionally, Dr. Kitchin serves as a consulting editor for the best selling book, The Pill Book, a New York Times top ten best seller.

Dr. Kitchin is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a member of the New York State Medical Society. She has been in private practice since completing her residency. In addition to focusing on all aspects of general dermatology, dermatologic surgery, and laser surgery, Dr. Kitchin is a leading expert in the field of cosmetic dermatology, with a particular emphasis on skin care, the use of antioxidants, lasers and cosmetic injectables. She has many years of experience treating patients with Botox, and dermal fillers such as Juvederm, Voluma, Volbella, and Vollure. Dr. Kitchin is also an expert in treating leg veins, utilizing modalities such as sclerotherapy and Excel V Laser. Dr. Kitchin also utilizes Excel V laser for redness, rosacea, and facial telangiectasias. She offers Fraxel laser for the reversal of sun damage, elimination of brown spots, and treatment of scars. For long term rejuvenation and reversal of aging and sun damage, Dr. Kitchin offers Laser Genesis, chemical peels, and other photorejuvenation techniques. In addition, Dr. Kitchin specializes in preparing and recommending a total skin care regimen, based on each individual’s needs, caring for the skin health, and overall health of each of her patients.