30 years of physician experience encompassing advanced urgent care, emergency medicine, trauma, wellness, facial aesthetics, telemedicine and wound care.
Board Certified Physician who has served not only as a physician but CEO and Medical Director for various medical institutions. Licensed in Virginia and Maryland. Award-winning paper at the Massachusetts Medical Society.
Postgraduate training at Boston City Hospital Trauma Center. Internship/residency in general surgery at Howard University. Tulane University School of Medicine. Undergraduate degree from Emory University.
Dr. Pickens understands how public perception ties into one's physical health and appearance, which in turn translates to self-confidence and success. That's why she handles every hair restoration client with focused care and concern.
Dr. Pickens has 15 years of aesthetic experience and now holds medical leadership positions. She has 30 years of experience overall. She serves as the supervixing physician for MAXIM Virginia.
HIGH RATE OF CLIENT SATISFACTION
Past clients will happily tell you that Dr. Pickens is happy to answer any questions and to discuss all your options in detail. She has excellent online reviews detailing the incredible results she's been able to achieve for her clients.
Dr. Pickens will assess your needs, listen to your concerns, and develop a comprehensive and personalized care plan that's just right for you. She'll make you feel comfortable and encouraged throughout the entire process, and will deliver your care plan with the kind of even hand you'd expect from a renowned cosmetic physician.
Dr. Pickens received her Doctor of Medicine from the prestigious Tulane University School of Medicine. She completed her residency at the Howard University General Surgery Residency program, and an emergency medicine residency at Boston City Hospital. She has pursued additional training with the American Cosmetic Cellular Medicine Association.
Dr. Pickens has served as a CEO and Medical Director for MAXIM, for ABOUT FACE aesthetic centers, and for Advanced Urgent Medical Care of Alexandria Virginia. She is also a volunteer at the District of Columbia Public Schools.
Dr. Pickens is Board-Certified by the American Board of Emergency Medicine. She is also a Diplomate with the American Board of Emergency Medicine and a member of the American Cosmetic Cellular Medicine Association. She is accredited by the American Cosmetic Cellular Medicine Association.
DR. PICKENS' SPECIALTY
Dr. Pickens specializes in providing every client with beautiful, aesthetically pleasing results to each and every one of her clients. She specializes in using state-of-the-art hair restoration procedures and technologies to offer best-in-class hair restoration services.
frequently asked questions
Dr. Pickens performs FUT, FUE, and non-surgical hair restoration procedures such as SMP, PDO threads, and more. She's also adept at completing hybrid procedures. She is trained on the ATERA, WAW, and Ellis FUE systems.
Dr. Pickens uses the most potent anesthetic cream available on the market to make most procedures more comfortable. Many of her clients are pleasantly surprised to discover how little pain they experience.