Dr. Lavender graduated medical school in 1998 from WOSOM in Lewisburg, West Virginia and did a rotating internship at Logan General. He did an AAPS residency In Dermatology.
He studied dermatology in Louisville and done several years of clinical’ work with Ronald D. Hall, M.D. in Pikeville, Kentucky. He also has worked in West Virginia in the Morgantown area. He studied and performed hair restoration surgery and trained with the originator of the single hair graft, Bill Lemmer. He used numerous plastic surgery techniques to repair the surgical defects created by excision of skin cancers on greater than 8.000 patients. He has extensive has experience with injectable collagen and Botox for thousands of patients.
As a general rule he sees between 35-40 patients daily while doing 6-8 surgeries a day and numerous lasers. He has an engineering background which works with surgical cosmetic procedures using a laser for vascular lesions.
He has hands-on experience in several surgical procedures and plans to add new lasers to the practice. These lasers will enable him to offer services not available in this area.