Ellen S Marmur, MD
- ASSOCIATE CLINICAL PROFESSOR | Dermatology
A board-certified dermatologist with advanced training in cosmetic laser surgery and Mohs skin cancer surgery, Dr. Marmur earned her degree in medicine at Albert Einstein College of Medicine with distinction in research on melanoma vaccines and Alpha Omega Alpha awards for overall excellence in medicine. She received training in internal medicine at Mount Sinai School of Medicine and further training in dermatology at Cornell Hospital. Dr. Marmur is the principle investigator on over ten research studies including an FDA safety trial using calcium hydroxyapatite filler in dark skin types, treatment of basal cell carcinoma, and new treatments for actinic keratoses.
Member of Professional Organizations
Dr. Marmur is a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, New York Dermatologic Society, Women’s Dermatologic Society, American Medical Women’s Association, American College of Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, and American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Lectures, Talks and Publications
Dr. Marmur has given numerous lectures both nationally and internationally, and has published numerous articles in peer-reviewed publications, including Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Marmur has conducted research on new laser technologies as well as cosmetic fillers such as Radiesse. She was the guest editor for the launch of the new magazine Your Health Now by the publishers of The Merck Manual, and she has been featured in the New York Times, The New York Post, The New York Daily News, The Wall Street Journal, Vogue, W Magazine Allure, Elle, Self, Glamour, Cosmopolitan, Parade, In Style, Marie Claire, Oprah, People, Cookie, Women’s Health, Fitness, Ladies Home Journal, Parenting, Golf, WebMD, for Me Magazine, ABC News, WCBS News, Fox News, and the WB Channel. She has been a frequent guest on Martha Stewart Radio (Sirrius) Beauty Talk, and NPR’s How to save your life reaching 33 million listeners.
Dr Marmur has received rewards for outstanding research in melanoma vaccines, for excellence in clinical and academic medicine. She has also been awarded for graduating with highest honors, as well as for research at the University of California, San Francisco. In 2007, Dr Ellen Marmur received the honor of being recognized as the “Leading Health Professionals of the World”
In the News
Dr. Marmur raises awareness about the risk of skin cancer in The Daily News feature The Daily Check Up. View the PDF.
American Board of Dermatology
- Actinic Keratosis
- Basal Cell Carcinoma
- Botulinum Toxin Injections
- Cosmetic Surgery
- Laser Resurfacing
- Melanoma Removal
- Mohs Micrographic Surgery
- Skin Cancer
- Skin Graft
- Squamous Cell Carcinoma
- Subcutaneous Injection
MD, Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Internship, Internal Medicine, Mount Sinai Hospital
Residency, Dermatology, New York Hospital Cornell University Med Ctr
- The Efficacy and Safety of Alitretinoin in the Treatment of severe Chronic Hand Eczema Refractory to Topical Therapy
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