Karen L. Beasley, M.D.
Meet Karen L. Beasley, M.D.
Dr. Karen L. Beasley is a board certified dermatologist with advanced training in cosmetic dermatology. After graduating from the University of Maryland School of Medicine where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society, she completed an internship in Internal Medicine at the Pennsylvania State University, Hershey School of Medicine.  She then completed three years of specialized dermatology training at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill.  Dr. Beasley maintains her teaching credentials as a Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine.  

Dr. Beasley is one of the most experienced dermatologic surgeons in non- surgical cosmetic procedures; specializing in skin rejuvenation through lasers, injectable fillers / neuromodulators, and body sculpting and tightening devices.  She is actively involved in clinical research trials at the practice, participating in over 50 clinical studies.  She is an avid writer, having published dozens of journal articles and abstracts; numerous cosmetic dermatology textbook chapters and the authoritative medical textbook on leg vein treatment. Dr. Beasley is an active member of numerous dermatology societies, including the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, and the Women’s Dermatologic Society. 

Known for her aesthetic eye, Dr. Beasley attracts patients seeking a highly skilled physician who practices with both precision and artistry to address their cosmetic dermatology needs. With over 40 lasers and light based devices available to her at Maryland Laser, Skin and Vein, she is able to develop a customized treatment plan for each patient. She provides all patients with compassionate care, and places an emphasis on delivering natural looking results.
My Team

Fellow, American Academy of Dermatology
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
American College of Phlebology
Women’s Dermatologic Society
Maryland Dermatologic Society
Med Chi, The Maryland State Medical Society 
Baltimore County Medical Association
University of Maryland Medical Alumni Association

Honors - Awards:
Women’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award
The Eugene Sydney Bereston Award for Excellence in Dermatology
Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society
Magna Cum Laude, Loyola College
Alpha Sigma Nu, Jesuit National Honor Society
Beta Beta Beta, Biology Honor Society
1990 Biology Academic Achievement Award
1989 Biology Academic Achievement Award
1988-1992 Presidential Scholarship

1992 B.S.   Loyola University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland
1996 M.D.  University of Maryland School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland

Hospital Training
1996-1997 Internship: (Internal Medicine) Pennsylvania State University
1997-2000 Residency: (Dermatology) University of North Carolina Hospitals

Post-Graduate Teaching
2006   Instructor, Vein Treatment: Intensive Hands on Live Workshop, Anatomy and Common Patterns of leg veins, Maryland Laser Skin and Vein Institute.  18 students Category1 – 14 hours

2007   Instructor, Sclerotherapy and Vein Treatment: Intensive Hands on, Live Workshop, The Maryland Laser Skin and Vein Institute. 15 Students Category 1 – 16 hours                          

2008   Instructor, Vein Treatment:  Intensive Hands on Live Workshop – 1 day and 2 day course, Maryland Laser Skin and Vein Institute. 16 students, Category 1 – 14 hours      

2010 Instructor, Cosmetic Boot Camp, Baltimore Maryland, Full Day Class, lectures and live patient procedure demonstrations. Class for residents, fellows, and dermatologists teaching aesthetic dermatology techniques and sclerotherapy. Class for residents, fellows, and dermatologists teaching aesthetic dermatology techniques and sclerotherapy.