Shady Grove Dermatology, Laser & Vein Institute and Northern Virginia Dermatology, Vein & Surgery Center are state-of-the art, comprehensive dermatology centers specializing in the most advanced techniques of medical, cosmetic, laser and surgical dermatology with three office locations in Rockville, Maryland, Ashburn and Warrenton, Virginia. Under the direction of our board certified physicians, our team is dedicated to offering compassionate, specialized care with attention to detail catering to the individual needs of every unique patient we provide care for.
Our providers treat a wide range of dermatologic conditions such as acne, eczema, rosacea, psoriasis, skin cancer, sun damage and aging skin. With over 15 different lasers Northern Virginia Dermatology, Vein & Surgery Center provides expansive laser service for the treatment of varying conditions including acne, rosacea, scar repair, sun damage aging, stretch marks, unwanted facial and body hair, unwanted fat, cellulite and leg veins.
Our center specializes in the treatment of all skin cancers including Melanoma, Basal Cell Skin Cancer and Squamous Cell Skin Cancer. Our center provides the gold standard of skin cancer treatment with the technique of Mohs Micrographic Surgery accompanied by advanced cosmetic surgical and laser facial reconstruction to minimize the appearance of scars. It is our goal to improve the rate of cure of skin cancer by focusing on prevention, early detection and treatment. We emphasize regular skin cancer screenings and utilize photography and mapping when indicated.
Our cosmetic dermatology services are expansive including topical, injectable, laser and minimally invasive surgical treatment options. We also offer Esthetician services including deep pore cleansing facials, microdermabrasions and micropeels for patients of all ages, men and women.
THE MARAGH DERMATOLOGY TEAM
Sherry L. H. Maragh, MD, FAAD, FACMS, FACS
Sherry L.H. Maragh, M.D. is the founder and director of our centers. She is Board Certified in general, surgical, cosmetic and laser Dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Maragh is recognized as a leader and expert in the field by both her peers and patients in offering the most advanced laser technology and minimally invasive surgical techniques for facial reconstruction and body rejuvenation. Dr. Maragh received her training at the prestigious Mayo Clinic Department of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery in Rochester, Minnesota. She then completed highly competitive, surgical fellowship training in Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery with advanced facial reconstruction and minimally invasive cosmetic surgery. She was taught by leading experts in the field of dermatology and cosmetic surgery in New York, Los Angeles and San Diego, California. Dr. Maragh is a published scientific author and local and national speaker on the latest advances and techniques in dermatologic and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Maragh is a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery, reserved only for fellowship trained Mohs skin cancer surgeons. She has performed over 5000 skin cancer surgeries with cosmetic facial reconstruction. Dr. Maragh is a fellow of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, reserved only for cosmetic surgeons who have completed specialized cosmetic surgery training and have completed multiple cases of cosmetic surgery before attaining Fellow status. Dr. Maragh is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Womens Dermatologic Society. Dr. Maragh is a cum laude graduate of Hampton University in Hampton, Virginia with a B.A. in Biology/Biochemistry. She completed her medical studies with Alpha Omega Alpha Honors in the top 5% of her graduating class at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. Dr. Maragh received her Master's degree in Business Administration with emphasis on Healthcare Management from George Washington University. Dr. Maragh has been recognized by the Washingtonian Magazine as Top Doctor and by I AM Modern as Best Dermatologist in the DC Suburbs. She has also received the Patient's Choice Award for her excellence in patient care and compassionate care. Dr. Maragh's greatest joy is her family including her three children. Dr. Maragh sees patients in all of the Centers' office locations.
Marlon R. Maragh, M.D.
Marlon R. Maragh, M.D. is a Board Certified Radiologist. He specializes in the most advanced techniques of leg vein imaging and treatment including spider and varicose veins. Dr. Maragh trained under the expertise of industry leaders and brings years of experience in laser and other modalities of treatment of leg veins including endovenous laser and radiofrequency ablation. Dr. Maragh is loved by his patients and respected by his peers for his meticulous attention to detail and thoroughness in assessment and treatment of leg veins. In addition to basic techniques such as sclerotherapy Dr. Maragh uses various laser technologies. Dr. Maragh is from New York City were he attended the prestigious Stuyvesant High School. He then completed his undergraduate studies at Harvard University where he graduated with cum laude honors with an A.B. in Biochemical Sciences. Dr. Maragh completed his medical studies with Honors at Yale University School of Medicine. Dr. Maragh completed General Surgery training at the University of Maryland Medical System Department of Surgery. He received his residency and fellowship training in radiology and procedural radiology at The University of Rochester Medical Center in Rochester, New York. Dr. Maragh sees patients in all of the Centers' office locations.
Jennifer R. Hensley, M.D.
Jennifer R. Hensley, MD is a Board Certified Dermatologist. She is a native of Kentucky. She received her Dermatology training at Georgetown University/Washington Hospital Center Department of Dermatology in Washington, DC. Dr. Hensley completed a Clinical Research Fellowship at Northwestern University Department of Dermatology in Chicago, Illinois as well as a Melanoma Fellowship at Washington Hospital Center Department of Dermatology in Washington, DC. Dr. Hensley completed her medical studies and Internal Medicine Internship at the University of Louisville in Louisville, Kentucky. She completed her undergraduate studies with a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Louisville. Dr. Hensley is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Women’s Dermatologic Society. She has given numerous scientific presentations at the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatopathology national conferences. Dr. Hensley is a published scientific author with publications in multiple journals including the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology and the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology. Dr. Hensley specializes in medical dermatology in both adult and pediatric patients. She sees patients at the Shady Grove, Maryland and Ashburn, Virginia locations.
Rana Hassan, PA-C
Rana Hassan, PA-C is a Board Certified Physician Assistant with over 10 years of experience in medical, cosmetic, laser and surgical dermatology. Rana completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Delaware where she received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biological Sciences with a minor in Spanish. She then completed her graduate studies at Arcadia University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania where she received a Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies, including specialized dermatology training. Rana is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and has been practicing as a physician assistant in dermatology since her graduation in 2003. Rana is licensed by the state of Maryland and Virginia to practice dermatology as part of Dr. Maragh's team. Rana collaborates closely with Dr. Maragh to optimize patient care. She is qualified to diagnose and prescribe medications for patients and to perform dermatologic surgery, laser and cosmetic procedures including Botox and fillers. Rana is dedicated to patient education and is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants. Rana has been a member of the Maragh Dermatology team since 2008. Rana sees patients in the Ashburn and Warrenton, Virginia office locations.
Julie B. Johnson, PA-C
Julie B. Johnson PA-C, is a Board Certified Physician Assistant. She completed her undergraduate studies at Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a Bachelor of Arts in Zoology and minor in Neuroscience. She then completed her graduate studies at George Washington University in Washington, DC where she received her Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies specializing in Pediatric and Dermatologic studies. Julie became board certified by the National Commission of Physician Assistants in 2006 and first began her career at Children's National Medical Center in Washington, DC working closely with physicians in the Bone Marrow Transplant, Immunology and Allergy Departments before joining Dr. Maraghs' team in 2009. She collaborates closely with Dr. Maragh in our practice and is qualified to diagnose and prescribe medication for the treatment of various dermatologic conditions. Julie especially enjoys working closely with our special, yet unique pediatric patient population. Julie has a unique expertise in devising specialized treatment plans for the treatment of acne and skin rejuvenation. Julie is also experienced in performing Botox, fillers and various laser treatments. Julie sees patients in the Ashburn and Warrenton, Virginia office locations.
Garry Jelen, PA-C
Garry Jelen, PA-C is a Board Certified Physician Assistant. After receiving a B.S. in Biomedical Engineering at the University of Virginia, Garry decided to pursue a career in medicine. She earned a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant studies at the Yale University School of Medicine. Upon graduation, Garry became board certified by the National Commission of Physician Assistants and began her career practicing as a Dermatology Physician Assistant in Groton, Connecticut. There she gained valuable experience in the evaluation and management of various medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatologic conditions, including acne, eczema, psoriasis, rashes, moles and warts in both children and adults. She also has experience performing dermatologic surgery and laser procedures. Garry is a Diplomate of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. This prestigious title was achieved through the completion of a 70 hour dermatology course through the University of Texas Southwestern and is the highest honor available as a Dermatology PA. Garry is thrilled to return to the DC-metropolitan area and join the Maragh Dermatology team. She is excited to work with Dr. Maragh and the rest of the team to deliver the highest level of dermatology care to our patients. Garry sees patients in the Shady Grove, Maryland office location.