Heather D. Rogers, MD, FAAD

Board-Certified Dermatologist
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Dr. Heather D. Rogers is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs micrographic surgeon. She is co-owner of Modern Dermatology, founder and CEO of Doctor Rogers RESTORE Skin Care and clinical faculty at the University of Washington. She attended Stanford University and then University of Washington School of Medicine. She headed east to NYC for her dermatology residency at Columbia University Medical Center, where she served as chief resident. She then completed two procedural dermatology fellowships with extensive training in Mohs micrographic surgery,  surgical reconstruction, laser procedures, and aesthetics.

In 2015, Dr. Rogers opened Modern Dermatology in South Lake Union, Seattle with Dr. Collyer to provide outstanding, physician-driven dermatologic care. At Modern Dermatology, Dr. Rogers specializes in the treatment and prevention of skin cancer, scars and sun damage.  After years in practice and not finding skin care she could wholeheartedly recommend, she created her own skin care company, Doctor Rogers RESTORE®  to provide patients safe, effective and sustainable post-procedure and everyday skin care. She lectures internationally, has published numerous articles and book chapters, is regularly interviewed for national press, and annually named Top Doctor in the US by her peers.


  • Undergraduate – Stanford University, Human Biology, BA, Stanford, CA 1994-1998
  • Graduate – University of Washington School of Medicine, MD, Alpha Omega Alpha, Graduated with honors, Seattle, WA 2000-2004

Post Graduate Training

  • Internship: New York-Presbyterian Hospital, Cornell Campus Department of Medicine, New York, NY – 2004-2005
  • Residency: Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Chief Resident, New York, NY – 2005-2008
  • Fellowships: 2008-2009
    • Columbia University Medical Center
      • American College of Mohs Surgery
      • Center for Laser and Dermatologic Surgery New York, NY and Pomona, NY
      • Yehuda D. Eliezri, MD and Edward Desciak, MD – 2008-2009
    • New York University
      • Procedural Dermatology
      • Laser and Skin Surgery Center of New York, New York, NY
      • Elizabeth Hale, MD

Work History

  • Modern Dermatology Co-Owner: Seattle, WA – 2015-Present
  • Doctor Rogers Skin Solutions LLC: Founder and CEO, Seattle WA – 2014-Present
  • Madison Skin and Laser Center: Partner, Seattle, WA – 2009-2015
  • Columbia University Medical Center, Department of Dermatology: Clinical Assistant Professor, New York, NY – 2008-2009


  • Beautycounter Scientific Advisory Board
  • Violet Code Board, a panel to review products for VIOLET GREY
  • American Academy of Dermatology Media Expert Team Member
  • Allergan Advisor Board
  • Galderma Advisor Board
  • Reviewer of manuscripts for Dermatologic Surgery
  • University of Washington School of Medicine Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology

Professional Organizations and Societies

  • Female Founder Collective
  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American College of Mohs Surgery
  • American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery
  • International Transplant Skin Cancer Collaborative
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society
  • The Skin Cancer Foundation
  • Seattle Dermatology
  • Washington Dermatology Society
  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society


  • Americans Most Honored Doctors (Top 1%): 2020-21
  • Seattle and National Top Doctor: 2012-2021
  • Skin Care in Organ Transplant Patients Europe Resident Award: April 2008
  • American Society of Dermatologic Surgery Resident Award: October 2007
  • Women’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Award – Royal Hospital of Melbourne, Australia: August 2007
  • Founder of the Organ Transplant Dermatology Practice – Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY: April 2006
  • Excellence in Medicine Award – University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA: June 2004
  • All American Sailor, Stanford, CA: May 1996

Doctor Rogers RESTORE®

The beauty industry wants you to buy lots of beauty products.

Dr. Rogers wants you to have beautiful, healthy skin. After years of seeing patients with irritation and allergic reactions to skin care products touted as miracle workers, Dr. Rogers started Doctor Rogers RESTORE®  “to advance the world of skin care by creating products that are simultaneously good for your skin and good for the world.”