Dr. Jodi LoGerfo, DNP, APRN, FNP-C, DCNP - Orentreich Medical Group
Dr. Jodi LoGerfo is a Doctor of Nursing Practice and a Family Nurse Practitioner certified in Family Medicine and Dermatology. She studied Pharmacy at St. John’s University and Nursing at Molloy College in Rockville Centre, NY, graduating magna cum laude with both her Baccalaureate and Master of Science degrees in Nursing. Dr. LoGerfo received her Nurse Practitioner Certification in Family Medicine in 2002 and Dermatology in 2015. She graduated summa cum laude with her Doctor of Nursing Practice from Molloy College in May of 2020.
Dr. LoGerfo has been at the Orentreich Medical Group, LLP since 1997 and became a NursePractitioner practicing alongside her mentors, Drs. Norman, Catherine and David Orentreich in 2002. She has over two decades of experience in treating a vast array of skin disorders, using the full modern arsenals of lasers and light devices, platelet rich plasma treatment, cosmetic injectables and skin care products. She is considered a master injector in her field.
Long recognized for her expertise in skin and hair care, as well as for her warm, down-to-earth approach to patient care, Dr. LoGerfo hosted her own live radio talk show “Health Talk” from 2004 to 2012; her podcasts are currently available on iTunes. She now shares her wealth of information and experience with the community through her blog http://orentreich.com/blog/.Combining her pharmaceutical training with her clinical experience, Dr. LoGerfo conducts research and develops and tests dermatologic products as an Associate of the Orentreich Foundation for the Advancement of Science and the Orentreich Research Corporation.
She has devised protocols for the testing and monitoring of skin and hair preparations. Dr. LoGerfo has been involved in the development of over 55 innovative treatments for skin disease. In addition to her research at the Orentreich Medical Group, she currently serves as a clinical consultant for the Estee Lauder Companies, Clinique and Aveda. As part of the team of Clinique’s guiding dermatologists, Dr. LoGerfo has supervised the rigorous allergy testing protocol for Clinique Laboratories using Repeat Insult Patch Testing performed by the Orentreich Research Corporation.Dr. LoGerfo is considered an authority on hair loss. Her years of research and clinical work on patients with various types of alopecia enable her to diagnose the various patterns of hair loss,identify the causes and offer the latest treatment options, always keeping in mind the importance of individualized care and emotional support. In addition to caring for alopecia patients within her practice, she also runs a support group, along with a clinical psychologist,for females with alopecia. Dr. LoGerfo has recently finished performing a clinical study on the impact of alopecia on female patients and the influence of support groups on their quality of life; and has written extensively on issues in medical and cosmetic dermatology. In 2020 Dr.LoGerfo became the hair expert for Aveda, sharing her wealth of knowledge and research on hair loss with the world.
As a result of her work in skin allergy, Dr. LoGerfo thought that her patients needed a more wholesome approach to one of the basics of skin care-cleansing; so, in 2014, with the support of her colleagues, she started a skin care company. Soap 101 www.soap101.net is a “back to basics” skin cleansing approach using natural oils and wholesome ingredients, which are handmade without synthetics. Her products are beautiful and handcrafted, and pure and good for your skin. The process has been a rewarding experience, a labor of love, allowing for her creativity while helping people have the best skin possible.Dr. LoGerfo is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, the Nurse Practitioner Association of New York State, the Dermatology Nurses’ Association and the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners. She resides in Neponsit, New York with her fiancée, Peter Curcio and daughter Annabelle.
For your convenience, Orentreich Medical Group, LLP offers dermatology care through safe and secure telemedicine visits. This "virtual" consultation mirrors an in-office appointment. To schedule your appointment, call 212-794-0800 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Shampoos recommended by Dr. Jodi LoGerfo
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Invati Advanced™ Exfoliating Shampoo Rich
94% naturally derived* nourishing shampoo gently exfoliates and renews the scalp while delivering a soft, smooth and nourished afterfeel. Creates an optimal foundation for thicker, fuller hair.
Pacifica Salty Waves Texturizing Shampoo
Get the hair of mermaid dreams and add a little surfy vibe to your day, even if you prefer to remain on dry land. Infused with sea algae,banana & chia, this formula helps support texture while gently cleansing dirt and oil that can make your hair limp.
Matrix Total Results Rock it Shampoo
Rock It Texture Shampoo, with Polymers, helps boost structure for wavy and short style definition.
Bumble and Bumble Surf Foam Wash Shampoo
A unique blend of volume-enhancing minerals and softening ingredients help give a nourished, tousled look and feel.
Orentreich Medical Group History
LEGACY, HISTORY & MILESTONES 1950s
1952 Dr. Norman Orentreich performs the first hair transplant specifically to treat male pattern baldness
1956 Dr. Norman Orentreich establishes Orentreich Medical Group
1959 Dr. Norman Orentreich writes the first medical publication on hair transplant surgery to treat male pattern baldness. Over the following decades he will author or co-author more than 100 articles for medical journals and textbooks on a range of dermatological issues
CREATION OF CLINIQUE, DHEA PATENT, AND THE FOUNDATION 1960s
1960 Orentreich Medical Group is the first medical practice to develop a broad range of customized skin care products to treat medical conditions of the skin, hair and nails, including Dr. Orentreich’s worldwide patented DHEA cream
1960-61 Dr. Norman Orentreich works on the development of Head and Shoulders dandruff shampoo; introduced in 1961, it becomes the number-one selling shampoo in the world
1961 Dr. Norman Orentreich establishes the Orentreich Foundation for the Advancement of Science, a biomedical research organization with a focus on developing interventions that prevent, halt or reverse disorders that decrease the quality or length of life
1967 Dr. Norman Orentreich and Carol Phillips, then beauty editor of Vogue, are enlisted to create a new product line for the Estée Lauder Company based not just on makeup but on skincare, the first of its kind. Using non-prescription skincare formulas developed for his patients, Dr. Orentreich helps create Clinique, the first dermatologist-guided, allergy tested, 100% fragrance-free cosmetic brand. Clinique premieres at Saks Fifth Avenue department store in New York City in 19681970s
PRESIDENCY OF THE ASDS AND INVENTION OF THE BUF-PUF 1970s
1970 Dr. Norman Orentreich is elected to be the first President of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS). Today, thanks to his advocacy for bringing surgery fully into the practice of dermatology, dermatologic surgeons’ interests and concerns are the mainstay of the ASDS and the American Society for Cosmetic Surgery
1973 Dr. Norman Orentreich invents and patents the Buf-Puf™, a reusable sponge for daily cleansing and exfoliation of the skin. Clinically proven to remove dead skin cells to reveal a brighter, healthier-looking complexion, the Buf-Puf™ has since become a household necessity as iconic as Q-tips® or Kleenex®
INTRODUCTION OF LASERS AND INJECTABLES 1980s
1984 Dr. David Orentreich joins Orentreich Medical Group
1985 Orentreich Medical Group acquires its first laser, the Ruby Laser, used to remove pigmented lesions and tattoos
1989 Dr. David Orentreich and Dr. Norman Orentreich’s chapter entitled “Injectable Fluid Silicone” is published in the textbook Dermatologic Surgery: Principles and Practice. Dr. David Orentreich, both independently and in collaboration with Dr. Norman Orentreich, continues to write scores of articles and chapters for publication in English and foreign-language medical textbooks and journals
INNOVATIVE TREATMENTS FOR SCARRING AND USE OF BOTOX 1990s
1993Dr. Catherine Orentreich joins Orentreich Medical Group
1995Dr. David Orentreich and Dr. Norman Orentreich introduce a new method for the treatment of depressed and bound-down scars and wrinkles. Their article, “Subcutaneous Incisionless (Subcision®) Surgery for the Correction of Depressed Scars and Wrinkles” is published in the journal, Dermatologic Surgery
1996 Orentreich Medical Group practitioners begin using Botox® to improve the look of wrinkles and fine lines
CHANGING OF THE GUARD 2000s
2002 Jodi LoGerfo, FNP-C joins Orentreich Medical Group
2004 Dr. Norman Orentreich retires
2004 Dr. David Orentreich authors the first article ever to appear in medical literature describing the treatment of HIV (AIDS)-associated facial wasting with a filler. The article, “A Case of HIV-Associated Facial Lipoatrophy Treated with 1000-cs Liquid Injectable Silicone,” is published in the journal Dermatologic Surgery
2007 Orentreich Medical Group upgrades its Candela Vbeam laser to the Vbeam Perfecta, the gold standard for treatment of vascular lesions
TECHNOLOGIES FOR THE FUTURE 2010s
2010 Orentreich Medical Group upgrades its Thermage NXT to Thermage CPT, for skin tightening with increased patient comfort
2011 Orentreich Medical Group upgrades its Fraxel laser to Fraxel DUAL 1550/1927 for the treatment of wrinkles, scars, pigmented lesions and precancerous skin lesions
2012 Orentreich Medical Group acquires the DEKA SmartXide DOT Fractional CO2 Laser System for skin resurfacing
2017 The Norman Orentreich Professorship is established at the Kimberly and Eric J. Waldman Department of Dermatology at the Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai
2017 Sorayah Kaschak, MSN, APRN, NP-BC joins Orentreich Medical Group
2017 Orentreich Medical Group acquires two CoolSculpting systems, for non-invasive fat-reduction