Elizabeth K. Hale, M.D. is a Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology at New York University Langone Medical Center and practices at the Laser & Skin Surgery Center of NY. She specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery, dermatologic surgery, cosmetic dermatology, and laser surgery. After graduating cum laude from Cornell University, Dr. Hale received her medical degree from NYU where she was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha. She was the recipient of the American Medical Women’s Association Citation and the Marion Sulzberger Dermatology Award at NYU. Dr. Hale completed her residency training at the Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology at NYU where she served as chief resident and was selected to receive the Morris Leider award for Excellence in Dermatology. As a faculty member in 2008, Dr. Hale received the Surgical Attending of the Year Award from the dermatology residents.
Most recently, Dr. Hale was the recipient of the 2011 AOA teaching award which is given annually to one NYU voluntary faculty member for his/her dedication to teaching. Dr. Hale teaches advanced dermatologic surgery to the NYU Dermatology residents. She was appointed a Vice President of the Skin Cancer Foundation in 2011. She is also the co-Director of the NYU Procedural Dermatology Fellowship and of the Advances in Dermatology symposium held in NYU every June. Dr. Hale has published numerous articles and chapters in the field of dermatology and co-authored the Dermatologic Surgery Handbook which is used to train Dermatology residents nationwide. Dr. Hale has lectured extensively on the detection and treatment of skin cancer and the use of fillers for soft tissue augmentation.