Dr. Jason Rivers demonstrates a genuine enthusiasm for writing and research, culminating in literary contributions of more than 135 articles and book chapters (for a detailed list of publications click here).
His research interests include skin cancer, laser and cosmetic treatments, and cosmeceuticals. Dr. Rivers is the Editor-in-Chief of the Journal of Cutaneous Medicine and Surgery, the official publication of the Canadian Dermatology Association.
He was the first physician in BC to work with laser hair removal devices and has performed numerous clinical studies on Botox™ Cosmetic injections and other neuromuscular blocking agents, injectable fillers, and non-invasive body contouring.
Dr. Rivers received his medical degree, magna cum laude, from the University of Ottawa Medical School. His dermatology training took place in Ottawa, Canada and in London, England. Subsequently, he completed fellowships at the New York University’s Skin and Cancer Unit and the Sydney Melanoma Unit in Australia.
For over 25 years, Dr. Rivers has appeared on numerous television and radio segments, and has been regularly quoted in the press. Find recent media appearances and articles in the Media section of the website.
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