Aglow Dermatology

  • Address:
    853 Broadway & E 14th St #701
    New York, NY 10003

  • Phone:
    (212) 627-1004

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Dr. Dina Strachan and Aglow Dermatology

At Aglow Dermatology, we understand that you want healthy, glowing, beautiful skin. Together with Dr. Strachan, you can achieve it! Dr. Dina Strachan is a board-certified dermatologist that deals with both medical and cosmetic dermatological services. With a licensed aesthetician on hand to help with services such as facials, chemical peels, and product consultations, Aglow Dermatology is your one-stop shop for all of your skin care needs.


“With both new and traditional tools it is exciting to address aesthetic concerns that can distract a person from feeling confident.” – Dina D. Strachan, M.D.

Dr. Dina Strachan (pronounced ‘strawn’), the director of Aglow Dermatology, is a board-certified dermatologist with expertise in cosmetic dermatology in patient of all skin types. Her aesthetic style is to enhance, rather than change, a person’s natural appearance. Patients seek out Dr. Strachan are those who want to achieve a better looking version of themselves– not a version that looks like someone else. An internationally recognized expert in ethnic skin, Dr. Strachan is sought out by patients of a variety of ethnic backgrounds from all over the globe. She has performed thousands of chemical peels on patients of a wide variety of ethnicities.

Dr. Strachan is a sought after media source who has been cited in a variety of local and national media including The New York Times, The Washington Post, AM New York, Women’s Health, Ebony, Essence, Latina, Shop Smart, Rolling Stone,,,, Good Morning America, The Network Journal, HSN as well as the local CBS and NBC news. Click HERE to see Dr. Strachan’s brief interview with Calvin Klein.

Dr. Strachan is currently an Assistant Clinical Professor in the Department of Dermatology at New York University. Dr. Strachan is published and has spoken both nationally and internationally on a variety of topics in dermatology. She is active in both professional and civic organizations. She has also been a consultant for Alberto Culver, CVS and Hawaiian Tropic. Dr. Strachan was a recipient of the “Forty Under 40″ Achievement Award from the Network Journal, named a “Top Doc” several times for the same publication. She has been named a New York Area “Super Doctor, ” and has been included multiple times in “America’s Guide to Top Dermatologists,” and is Dr. Strachan is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Strachan instructs resident dermatologists weekly and is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at New York University (NYU).


College- Harvard
Medical School- Yale
Internship- University of California, San Francisco (Medicine)
Residency- University of California, San Francisco (Dermatology)
Post doctoral training- Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons (Biomedical Informatics)

Memberships and Associations:

Dr. Strachan is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology

Professional Organizations and Societies:

1997-1999          Resident Member, American Academy of Dermatology Sexually Transmitted Diseases committee
1998-present     Member, American Academy of Dermatology
1998-2000          Member, Association of Black Women Physicians, Los Angeles, CA
1999-2000          Member, Los Angeles Metropolitan Dermatological Society
1999-2000          Member, Charles R. Drew University, Academic Senate
2000-2004          Member, American Academy of Dermatology, Telemedicine Task Force
2000-2006          Member, Greater New York Dermatological Society
2001-2003          Member, American Medical Informatics Association
2002-2006          Member, American Academy of Dermatology, Managed Care Task Force,
2002-2008          Member, National Medical Association
2002-present     Member, Manhattan Central Medical Society
2005-2008          Member, Medical Society of the State of New York

Awards and Recognitions:

New York Super Doctors
Guide to America’s Top Dermatologists
“Top Doc” The Network Journal


Aglow Dermatology specializes in the following services:

Acne Treatment, Acne Scar Treatment, Botox Cosmetic, Chemical Peels, Cyst Removal, Dermatosis Papulosa Nigra Removal, Double Chin Treatment, Enerpeel EL (Eyelid Peel), Facial Rejuvenation, Hair Loss Evaluation and Treatment, Kybella, Juvederm UP, Lipoma Removal, Mole Removal, Pelleve, Scar Treatment, Vi Peel, and Wrinkled Treatment.


Verfied patient testimonials from Solution Reach:

“Dr. Strachan is always pleasant and addresses all of my concerns regarding my dermatological health promptly. She has a wonderful and caring bedside manner__ I enjoy the videos that she employs to educate her patients on the various methods that can be utilized to enhance a youthful appearance without invasive surgery. Thank you for your dedication to provide us with glowing complexions!”
– PATRICIA E J. (Patient since 2017)

“New inovative skin care techniques plus friendly competent staff members= satisfied customers!”
– RANDEE E S. (Patient since 2016)

“During my first visit with Dr. Strachan we talked about my skin concerns and worked out an initial plan to follow. She also gave me a chemical peel which made my skin look and feel smoother. I look forward to the next visit.”
– CARMEN V K. (Patient since 2017)

“The office was clean and easy to get to (right in Union Square). All staff were friendly. There was an issue with my referral, and the front desk staff took care of it immediately, without any issue. My appointment started on time, and Dr. Stachan was extremely friendly, yet also very professional. A friend recommended this practice, and I will absolutely recommend Dr. Strachan to other people.”
– ROBIN A Y. (Patient since 2017)

“This was the first time I’d been to a dermatologist since I was in high school, and Dr. Strachan’s office was truly impressive. She struck the perfect balance between listening to my issues, a careful assessment of the situation, and being able to contextualize the issue I was having within a more holistic view of my health. Everyone else in the office was both warm and professional.”
– JAMES C B. (Patient since 2017)

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