Dr. Ellison received her undergraduate education at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she graduated Phi Beta Kappa. Her medical education brought her back home to Tennessee, and she earned her M.D. at Quillen College of Medicine. She completed her residency in Dermatology at Georgetown, where she served as the Chief Resident for global health. During residency, she had the opportunity to train at Children’s National Medical Center, the National Institutes of Health, and Washington Hospital Center. She also provided dermatologic care in Botswana as part of the American Academy of Dermatology’s global health program.
Dr. Kathleen Ellison specializes in adult and pediatric dermatology. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. She has presented at national and regional dermatology conferences and published articles in peer-reviewed medical journals.
Dr. Ellison enjoys diagnosing and treating a wide variety of conditions especially acne, rosacea, atopic dermatitis/eczema, psoriasis, and skin cancer diagnosis and treatment. “I love meeting and building relationships with my patients and helping them feel more comfortable in their own skin.” Said, Dr. Ellison
She enjoys reading, trying new restaurants, spending time with her family and her dog, and traveling in the U.S. and abroad. Dr. Ellison has visited 34 countries and five continents so far! She enjoys taking cooking classes while traveling and trying to replicate recipes when she gets home.
Dr. Ellison now lives in downtown Washington, D.C., and enjoys reading, traveling, and trying new restaurants. She looks forward to treating patients of all ages in Fairfax.
About U.S. Dermatology Partners Fairfax
The Fairfax dermatology experts at U.S. Dermatology Partners Fairfax offer a variety of premier skin care services, from skin rejuvenation and acne treatment to skin cancer detection and more. Serving patients in Fairfax, Oakton, Vienna, Legato, Fairfax Station, Arlington and other southwestern suburbs of Washington, D.C., our state-of-the-art facility and board-certified Fairfax dermatologists, Robert Silverman, MD Aubrey Wagenseller, MD and Kathleen Ellison, MD, are more than equipped to serve your needs.
About U.S. Dermatology Partners
As one of the largest physician-owned dermatology practices in the country, U.S. Dermatology Partners patients not only have access to general medical, surgical, and cosmetic skin treatment through its coordinated care network, but also benefit from the practice’s strong dermatology subspecialty thought leaders and medical advisory board. To be the best partners to its patients, U.S. Dermatology Partners is fervently focused on providing the highest level of patient-first care, and its team, therefore, includes recognized national leaders in areas such as clinical research, psoriasis, and Mohs Surgery. To learn more, visit usdermatologypartners.com.
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