Dr. Elena Poulos, MD

Dr. Elena Poulos

Acclaimed Toronto Dermatologist Dr. Elena Poulos brings expertise, dedication, compassion, and meticulous work to her practice. She prides herself on consistently achieving outstanding, natural cosmetic outcomes for her loyal and diverse following of patients, and her approach to patient care consistently earns her top reviews.

Dr. Poulos studied Immunology at the University of Toronto, where she graduated with high distinction. She went onto the University of Ottawa School of Medicine, where she graduated summa cum laude. She subsequently studied Dermatology at the prestigious five-year Dermatology Residency Program at the University of Toronto.

Dr. Poulos has trained in Medical Research Fellowships in the United States and Canada, at institutions including Stanford University, Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, and the Hospital for Sick Children in Toronto. She has also volunteered her services as a medical physician abroad and proudly serves as a member of several charities. She has taken an active role in leadership and mentorship, having served on numerous committees and boards throughout the years.

Dr. Poulos is a Fellow of the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada, a board-certified member of the American Board of Dermatology, as well as a fellow of the Canadian Dermatology Association, and of the American Academy of Dermatology.

In 2006, Dr. Poulos co-founded Kingsway Dermatology and Cosmetic Centre. Her vision was to create a center of excellence in Dermatology. Focused on her core purpose and mission, Dr. Poulos recruited a team of highly trained and expert Dermatologists and support staff that share a common vision: to achieve the highest quality of care and outcomes for patients.

In 2013, Kingsway Dermatology launched a research institute to further pursue Dr. Poulos’ passion to support patients with innovative and novel treatments.

The American Board of Dermatology
American Academy of Dermatology
U Ottawa
Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Canada
University of Toronto
Canadian Dermatology Association

“Dr. Poulos is phenomenal. I’ve been seeing her for years for all my skin concerns, and am very pleased with how she’s handled all of them – large and small. She’s smart, extremely knowledgeable, and has a really warm, engaging manner that immediately puts you at ease. The clinic itself is beautiful, and the front desk staff is pleasant and courteous. Cosmetic services are also on offer, and Dr. Poulos will offer sound advice. I’d recommend her in a heartbeat.”


Get to know Dr. Elena Poulos

Dr. Elena Poulos
  • Favourite hobbies: Running, hiking, swimming, and skiing
  • Inspirations: The beauty of nature and relationships with friends and family
  • Personal philosophy: She believes that we are best able to achieve our purpose in life if we are first kind and true to ourselves
  • Favourite procedure: Our signature YOU lift
  • Favourite Kingsway product: Universkin serum

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