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Avram, Mathew M., MD

  • Director, MGH Dermatology Laser & Cosmetic Center


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Dr. Mathew Avram, a world-renowned expert in Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, offers the latest non-invasive procedures including: laser skin resurfacing, dermal fillers, body contouring, skin tightening and more.



Clinical Interests
  • Cosmetic dermatology
  • Laser treatments
  • Soft tissue fillers
  • Port wine stains and hemangiomas
  • Tattoo removal
  • Dermatologic surgery
  • Sclerotherapy
  • Tissue tightening
  • Botox (botulinum toxin injections)
  • Minimally invasive aesthetic surgery
  • Sun damaged skin
  • Body contouring
Medical Education
  • MD, Jefferson Medical College
  • Residency, Massachusetts General Hospital
  • Fellowship, UCLA Medical Center
Board Certifications
  • Dermatology
  • Boston: Massachusetts General Hospital
Patient Gateway
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Insurances Accepted
  • Aetna Health Inc.
  • Beech Street
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Blue Care 65
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Indemnity
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Managed Care
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield - Partners Plus
  • Cigna (PAL #'s)
  • Fallon Community HealthCare
  • Great-West Healthcare (formally One Health Plan)
  • Harvard Pilgrim Health Plan - PBO
  • Health Care Value Management (HCVM)
  • Humana/Choice Care PPO
  • MassHealth
  • Medicare
  • Neighborhood Health Plan - PBO
  • OSW - Maine
  • OSW - New Hampshire
  • OSW - Rhode Island
  • OSW - Vermont
  • Private Health Care Systems (PHCS)
  • Railroad Medicare
  • Senior Whole Health
  • TriCare
  • Tufts Health Plan
  • Unicare
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - ACD
  • United Healthcare (non-HMO) - PBO

Note: This provider may accept more insurance plans than shown; please call the practice to find out if your plan is accepted.

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Mathew M. Avram, M.D., J.D. is the director of the MGH Dermatology Laser & Cosmetic Center. He is the Faculty Director for Procedural Training in the Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School. He is an expert in laser surgery, aesthetic dermatologic procedures such as Botox, soft tissue fillers and chemical peels, and dermatologic surgery. He is the Program Chair of the 2010 American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery annual meeting. He is co-author of A Color Atlas of Cosmetic Dermatology published by McGraw-Hill. He is co-director of the MGH/Wellman Laser & Cosmetic Fellowship. He is an Associate Editor of the Journal of Cosmetic and Laser Therapy and serves as Secretary of the American Society of Cosmetic and Laser Surgery Advisory Board. He serves on the Editorial Board of Lasers in Surgery & Medicine. Dr. Avram has chaired 7 national meetings and has spoken over 100 times at national and international meetings. Dr. Avram attended college at Princeton and completed his residency training at Harvard, where he served as chief resident. He completed his Mohs micrographic surgery, laser & cosmetic fellowship at UCLA.

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Dermatology Associates
50 Staniford Street
2nd Floor
Boston, MA 02114-2517
Phone: 617-724-6960
Fax: 617-726-6970

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