Dr. Debra Wattenberg specializes in cosmetic dermatology at her boutique Upper East Side clinic, NY Skin RX. As a consultant and a clinician, Dr. Wattenberg has established an esteemed reputation in the field of anti-aging dermatology. Her practice focuses on complete skincare. She employs a multi-disciplinary approach; designing personalized treatment regimens that incorporate traditional, topical treatment with established and cutting edge injection and laser techniques. She is also a member of the Charlotte’s Book Advisory Board, helping to curate The Arsenal and translate medical jargon, new skincare, wellness, and anti-aging innovations for our readers.
Throughout her career, Dr. Wattenberg has held consulting positions with some of the world’s leading cosmetic and pharmaceutical companies. In the past, she was a member of Proctor and Gamble’s Dove Advisory Council. She has also acted as a consultant for the cosmetic institutions: Medicis, Allergan, and La Roche Posay. Dr. Wattenberg regularly appears on national television, such as “The Today Show” and CNN, speaking as an authority on anti-aging and general skincare. In print, she has been quoted by top fashion and lifestyle magazines, including Glamour, Good Housekeeping, O, Cosmopolitan, W Magazine, and Allure.
Along with her clinical practice, Dr. Wattenberg currently instructs students at her alma mater, Mount Sinai School of Medicine. She serves as an Associate Clinical Professor of Dermatology and Chief Surgical Attending for residents at the Mount Sinai Hospital. In addition to holding membership with the American Academy of Dermatology and New York affiliated medical societies, she is the active Vice President of Scientific Affairs of the Oxalosis and Hyperoxaluria Foundation.
Dr. Debra Wattenberg is a board certified dermatologist, specializing in fillers and injectables.
- Education, Residency, Fellowship: University of Michigan, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Mount Sinai Medical Center
- Hospital Affiliation: Mount Sinai Hospital
- Organizations: American Academy of Dermatology, New York Dermatologic Society, The Independent Doctors of New York
- Achievements: Consultant to leading cosmetic companies including Proctor and Gamble’s Dove Advisory council, Medicis, Allergan and La Roche Posay
Dr. Wattenberg was one of the first doctors who started doing cosmetics as a sub-specialty, when products like Botox, Restylane, Juvederm and even collagen were available but not widely in use. That is where she built her niche.
Don’t forget to take advantage of Dr. Wattenberg’s great insights on skincare products. She can guide you through a great product regimen.
Inside Dr. Wattenberg’s office you will see a great selection of products from Colorscience, La Roche Posay, and Skin Medica (just to name a few). Don’t forget to check out her namesake line, DJW skincare, which is available in her office and on her website.