Jennifer Vickers, MD



Dr. Jennifer Vickers is board-certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and in dermatopathology by both the American Board of Dermatology and the American Board of Pathology. She completed her medical degree at the University of Texas Medical Branch at Galveston (TX) after which she successfully completed her dermatology training at New York Medical College (NY) and her fellowship in dermatopathology at the Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College in the Bronx, NY.

After completing her training, she returned to Austin and served as an attending physician and assistant professor with the Division of Dermatology at Dell Medical School at the University of Texas at Austin, where she oversaw the dermatopathology curriculum.

Dr. Vickers has participated in research involving the use of technology to aid in skin cancer diagnosis and has published articles in several peer-reviewed journals, including the New England Journal of Medicine, the Journal of Cutaneous Pathology, the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.

She lives in Austin with her daughter and husband, who has been a firefighter in Austin for nearly 20 years. 



Montefiore Medical Center/Albert Einstein College
Bronx, NY


The University of Texas Medical School at Galveston
Galveston, TX


New York Medical College
New York, NY


University of Texas
Austin, TX

Board Certifications


The American Board of Dermatology and The American Board of Pathology

Research & Publications

Dr. Vickers has performed research in such topics facial blanching after cosmetic botulinum toxin injection, exczema herpeticum and how to spot it, scombrotoxicity, the imbalanced expression of matrix metalloproteinases in nephrogenic systemic fibrosis, transitional cell neoplasm of the nasolacrimal duct associated with humanpapilloma virus type 11, to name a few. She has published in various dermatology and pathology journals including The Journal of Cutaneous Pathology, Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dermatology Online Journal, Journal of the American Dental Association, and The New England Journal of Medicine.

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