Dr. Lauren G. Okon, MD
Dr. Okon joined Macaione and Papa Dermatology in 2018. She grew up in Cherry Hill, NJ, and attended McGill University in Montreal, Canada, where she graduated cum laude in 2007. She received her medical degree from Thomas Jefferson Medical College in Philadelphia where she graduated cum laude and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, Hobart Amory Hare Honor Society, and McClellan Surgical Honor Society in 2011. Following medical school, Dr. Okon completed a dermatology research fellowship in the Autoimmune Skin Disease Unit at the University of Pennsylvania, where she conducted research studies involving cutaneous lupus erythematosus and dermatomyositis, as well as published a number of articles in leading dermatologic journals. Dr. Okon completed her transitional medicine internship at Crozer Chester Medical Center before completing her dermatology residency at Thomas Jefferson University Hospital in 2018. Dr. Okon is a Board Certified Dermatologist by the American Academy of Dermatology, she practices a combination of general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Currently, Dr. Okon resides back in her hometown of Cherry Hill, NJ, with her husband, a fellow physician, along with their two sons, Jack and Samuel.