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Our Team

Our renowned physicians are world experts in cosmetic and procedural dermatology. They have authored numerous scientific publications and regularly spend time teaching other physicians and the public about the latest advances in cosmetic dermatology. We specialize in cosmetic and laser treatments for a wide range of aesthetic and dermatologic issues. Professional, experienced staff will aid you before, during and after your visit. General dermatologists, also at our center, can care for your medical dermatology needs including acne, rashes and skin examinations.


Dr. Kavith Reddy, MD

Dr. Kavitha Reddy, MD

Director, Boston University Cosmetic and Laser Center

Director, Dermatologic Surgery

Dr. Kavitha Reddy specializes in skin cancer treatment and in cosmetic and procedural dermatology. She is board-certified in Dermatology, as well as recognized and certified in Procedural Dermatology by the ACGME, and in Dermatologic Surgery and Mohs Surgery by the American College of Mohs Surgery. > Read More

Biography | Publications and Presentations 

Neelam Vashi, MD

Dr. Neelam Vashi, MD

Founder and Director, Center for Ethnic Skin

Director of Research in Cosmetic and Laser Medicine

Dr. Vashi is the Director of The Boston University Center for Ethnic Skin and member of the BU Cosmetic and Laser Center at Boston Medical Center. She specializes in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology for patients with skin, hair, and nail disorders of all ages and ethnicities. > Read More

Biography | Publications and Presentations



Our Practice Assistants

Laudina Barbosa

Laudina has been with Boston Medical Center’s Department of Dermatology for five years providing support to various areas of the practice including patient triage, registration, clinical set-up and workflow. She is also a Zeltiq® CoolSculpting® Certified Administrator. Laudina has been in the health care field for over a decade now assisting in a variety of areas in patient care. “I’m always enthused to help people feel better about themselves and cater to patient needs."

Carlotta Feliciano

Carlotta is a wonderful recent addition to our practice team. She enjoys assisting with all types of cosmetic procedures, though her favorites include sclerotherapy and Coolsculpting®. Carlotta is fluent in Spanish. She enjoys cooking and baking, and often brings treats for our team to enjoy.

Jeanne Ernst 

Jeanne has been an invaluable member of our team at the BU Department of Dermatology for fourteen years. She specializes in assisting with procedures in cosmetic and surgical dermatology. Jeanne is from the South Shore and she enjoys kayaking and spending time in the great outdoors.



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BU Cosmetic & Laser Center
Shapiro Center at Boston Medical Center
725 Albany Street
8th Floor, Suite 8B
Boston, MA 02118
Call: 617.414.COSM (2676)
Email: cosmetic.clinic@bmc.org

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