Dr. Laura Ellis is a surgeon specializing in minimally-invasive skin rejuvenation. Her expertise centers around anti-aging procedures and vein laser surgery. As Founder of medAge®, she proclaims that she was “the first medAge® patient”. At the age of 46, it changed her life profoundly. She then put together a team of professionals to deliver the most comprehensive, science-driven age management medicine to Western North Carolina. In recent years, patients from around the country and globe have sought out the medAge® program. Now with offices in California and North Carolina, medAge® has been improving lives coast to coast.
Dr. Ellis holds a degree from UNC at Chapel Hill School of Medicine. She has published major articles on the subject of laser skin rejuvenation. The publications include the journals Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Aesthetic Surgery Quarterly. Dr. Ellis is a member of The American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery. She also serves on the Board of Advisors for Aesthetic Business & Technology. Dr. Ellis’ surgical practice serves as a preferred training center for physicians from around the county. Training is offered in leading-edge cosmetic and laser techniques as well as state-of-the-art vein treatments.
Dr. Ellis lives in Asheville, North Carolina with her two children Mark and David. They’re beloved animal companion is a rescue dog, Roscoe. Dr. Ellis supports the WNC Film Society and Festival. She is producing a documentary film on the dangers of environmental toxins. She proudly supports the Boys and Girls Club of Buncombe County, Genesis Alliance aiding victims of domestic violence and other non-profit organizations dedicated to improving lives in the community. She is also a charter member of the Founders Circle of the Asheville Humane Society.