Sue Ellen Cox, MD


Dr. Sue Ellen Cox is a dermatologic surgeon and the founding medical director and president of Aesthetic Solutions in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. A graduate of New York University, she earned her medical degree from Case Western Reserve University where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Cox completed her Residency in Dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas, and she is board certified in dermatology specializing in surgical and cosmetic dermatology. She is an Assistant Clinical Professor at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, where she teaches a cosmetic dermatology clinic to the third year residents. She is also a supervising physician of the residents in dermatology program at Duke University.

Cosmetic Dermatology

Dr. Cox is one of the most experienced dermatologic surgeons in non-surgical cosmetic procedures, specializing in facial rejuvenation through laser treatments, injectable fillers, Botox®, Dysport® and tumescent liposuction for body contouring. Dr. Cox has a national reputation as a leader in dermatology, lasers and esthetics and over the past 20 years has lectured national and internationally at hundreds of medical meetings teaching her techniques. Dr. Cox has been published in numerous peer-reviewed medical journals and medical books. As a renowned skin care expert, Dr. Cox has served on advisory boards for various corporations and leading health care and pharmaceutical companies. Dr. Cox continues to be voted one of the top ten dermatologists in the state, an annual report compiled by the Best Doctor’s in America a recognition she has maintained since 2005.