M. Laurin Council

M. Laurin Council, MD

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Specializes In
  • Dermatology
  • Aesthetic Dermatology
  • Dermatologic Surgery
Languages Spoken
  • English


Sees Patients For

Mohs micrographic surgery and cutaneous oncology, melanoma, laser surgery (vascular lesion removal, rosacea, sun-spot and tattoo removal, non-ablative and ablative resurfacing, photofacial rejuvenation and hair removal), botulinum toxin injection (Botox and Dysport), soft-tissue augmentation with fillers (Juvederm, Restylane, Radiesse, and Sculptra), minimally-invasive cosmetic procedures, dermatology, skin cancer, dermatologic surgery, nail surgery, sclerotherapy of spider veins, platelet rich plastma (PRP), and chemical peels

Hospital Affiliations

  • Barnes-Jewish West County Hospital



Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
  • Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology

Academic Title(s)

Professor, Medicine
Division of Dermatology

Research Interests

Research interests include the genetics of cutaneous and ocular melanoma.

Publications & Research

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Medical Degree

2004 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Residency, Dermatology

2010 Barnes Jewish Hospital, St. Louis, MO

BS, Biochemistry

2000 Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA

Fellowship (Research), Melanoma

2007 Washington University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO

Fellowship, Mohs, Cosmetic, and Laser Surgery

2012 St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, MO