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Meet the Doctors
David Jones, MD, PhD
Dr. Jones was born in Framingham, and raised in Massachusetts and Alabama. He received his undergraduate degree from Princeton University in Chemical Engineering, his PhD in Chemical Engineering from Rice University, and his medical degree from Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. He completed his internship in Internal Medicine at the Massachusetts General Hospital in 1997, and his Dermatology residency training at the Massachusetts General Hospital-Harvard Medical School Program in 2000. Dr. Jones spent nine years in academics at Brigham & Women’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School, where he saw patients in the Dermatology clinic, worked in the laboratory conducting skin disease research, co-directed the Translational Research Resource Center, directed the Pigmented Lesions/Melanoma Clinic, and taught Harvard Medical School students and residents. He moved to Newton-Wellesley in 2009, and became the Chief of Dermatology in 2014.
Dr. Jones is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Jessica Scanlon, MD
Dr. Scanlon was born in New York, and grew up in Missouri and California. She completed her undergraduate degree in Physics at Harvard University. After graduating, she worked for 4 years as a management consultant and computer programmer. She then went to medical school, receiving her medical degree at Harvard Medical School. She completed her internship at Brigham & Women’s Hospital in Internal Medicine, and her dermatology residency at the Massachusetts General Hospital – Combined Dermatology Residency Program in 2012. She joined the staff of Brigham & Women’s Hospital as an attending dermatologist. While there, she was the clinical director of the Angiogenesis and Complex Tissue Repair Clinic, where she treated patients with chronic non-healing wounds. She was also an instructor at Harvard Medical School, where she taught and mentored dermatology residents and medical students. She has been involved in several research projects, including on cutaneous T-cell lymphoma and Merkel cell carcinoma. Dr. Scanlon joined the practice at Newton Wellesley Hospital in 2015.
Dr. Scanlon is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology. She is also a member of the American Medical Association, the Massachusetts Medical Society, the Massachusetts Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Laser Medicine & Surgery, and the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery.
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