Laura S. Phieffer MD
Dr. Laura S. Phieffer is a board certified dermatologist who has been practicing dermatology since 1998. In 2006 she designed her own state-of-the-art office and began her own practice: Avenues Dermatology, PLLC. Her thriving practice is located “on the Avenues” in Richmond, Virginia.
Dr. Phieffer attended Phillips Andover Academy, where she graduated with honors in 1988. She then earned her BA in biochemistry at Dartmouth College, where she graduated Cum Laude in 1992. She received her medical degree at the Medical College of Virginia; during medical school she received numerous scholarship awards and graduated with honors in 1997. Dr. Phieffer trained in internal medicine at the Medical College of Virginia and then completed her residency training in dermatology at the State University of New York at Stony Brook, where she served as Chief Resident in 2000 - 2001.
Dr. Phieffer is the President of the Richmond Dermatological Society. She is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Medical Association, the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, the Richmond Academy of Medicine, the Medical Society of Virginia, the National Rosacea Society and the National Psoriasis Foundation.
The mission of Avenues Dermatology is to provide the best dermatology care in a beautiful and friendly environment. Dr. Phieffer practices medical dermatology, performs skin cancer surgery (with the benefit of having trained with several plastic surgeons), and is one of the top injectors in the Richmond area for Botox and fillers, including Juvederm Ultra Plus XC, Juvederm Voluma XC, and Perlane L. She also offers a high-quality comprehensive line of skin care products, including sunscreens, anti-aging creams, in-office peels, Dermapen micro-needling, and the Clarisonic face brush.