Scientific Advisory Board
Omnilux has assembled a world-class Scientific Advisory Board of renowned experts in the field of LED phototherapy. Meet them here:
Glynis Ablon, MD, FAAD
Associate Clinical Professor, UCLA
Director, Ablon Skin Institute & Research Center
Dr. Ablon, a native Californian, is a board certified dermatologist who completed her training at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She has focused her attention on cosmetic surgery since the beginning of her training, performing a fellowship in oculoplastic surgery at the Sinsky Eye Institute in Santa Monica, CA. Dr. Ablon is certified to perform laser surgery (including facial resurfacing), liposuction, blepharoplasty, sclerotherapy, collagen and Botox ®. Since receiving the Award in Dermatology from George Washington University Medical School, Dr. Ablon continues to publish research and has presented some of her work in Paris, France. Dr. Ablon, an Associate Clinical Professor at UCLA, serves as an on-camera medical consultant for E! Entertainment and CBS. A Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Academy of Liposuction Surgery, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery to name a few, Dr. Ablon is current on all the newest trends in cosmetic surgery.
Jared Jagdeo, MD, MS
Assistant Professor of Dermatology, University of California, Davis
Dr. Jagdeo is a board certified dermatologist and physician-scientist, with recognized expertise in clinical and laboratory research pertaining to the effects of light, laser and energy-based devices on skin for therapy and imaging. Dr. Jagdeo is a frequent podium speaker at national and international conferences, teaching other physicians, resident doctors, and fellows in training. Dr. Jagdeo treats patients with light based technologies and serves as the head of a research team that actively engages in clinical trials and bench-based laboratory based experiments.
Continued clinical and laboratory innovation has resulted in several published discoveries in medical journals, including JAMA Dermatology, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Laser Surgery and Medicine, Dermatologic Surgery, PLoS ONE, and the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology among others. Dr. Jagdeo serves on several scientific advisory boards and has received funding from the National Institutes of Health, Howard Hughes Medical Institute, the University of California, and industry.
Klaus Fritz, MD
Dr. Fritz is Vice President and board member of the European Society of Laser Dermatology (ESLD), and also Board member and head of the public relations committee of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venerology (EADV). He pursued his medical studies at the Universität des Saarlandes, Saarbrücken, and received his medical degree from Frankfurt Johann Wolfgang Goethe Universität. Dr. Frtiz’ specializations include: dermatology, allergy, cosmetic dermatology and lasers, environmental and occupational dermatology.
Dr. Fritz has served as the head of Periderm Institute for clinical studies and he is member of the editorial and scientific board of several journals. He also serves as a member of several scientific advisory boards and is a consultant to various companies in laser, cosmetic and pharmaceutical industries.
Daniel Siegel, MD
Long Island Skin Cancer and Dermatologic Surgery
Clinical Professor of Dermatology, SUNY Downstate, Brooklyn, NY
Currently in private practice, Dr. Siegel has served many professional organizations. A former President of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), he is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and the American Board of Laser Surgery and is a fellow of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), and the American College of Mohs Surgery. He has served on the board of directors for many of these societies.
Dr. Siegel has published more than 100 articles and book chapters in major medical journals and textbooks. He is a reviewer, editor, or advisor for major dermatology journals. His more than 500 lectures have been presented at national and international congresses. His expertise extends to a variety of areas outside of “routine” dermatology including cutting edge computer technology and botany.
Dr. Siegel has received many prestigious awards for his work in dermatology, including the 2013 American Skin Association Public Policy & Medical Education Award and the 2012 Clinical Educator Award from the 2012 Winter Clinical Dermatology Conference. For several years in a row, Dr. Siegel has been listed as one of Castle Connolly’s New York Metro Area “Top Doctors.” In recognition of his years of service to the profession, he was awarded honorary membership in the American Academy of Dermatology.