Jacob Charny, MD was born in Philadelphia and raised in Cherry Hill, New Jersey. He graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Emory University with a BS in Anthropology and Human Biology. He earned his MD from the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, where he graduated Alpha Omega Alpha and received the Celso-Ramon Garcia Award for Outstanding Women’s Health Research. Dr. Charny completed his internship in internal medicine at Pennsylvania Hospital and his dermatology residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where he served as the Academic Chief Resident.
Dr. Charny has worked with a diverse patient population and is proud to be inclusive and personalized in his approach to patient care. He has a particular interest in preventive skin care and the use of non-surgical cosmetic procedures. Dr. Charny is focused on improving his patients’ self-confidence and quality of life.
Dr. Charny lives in Philadelphia with his husband, Bassel, and Portuguese water dog, Hugo. He enjoys going to museums and the theater, cooking, traveling, and spending plenty of time in nature.