About Us

Dr Aaron J Morgan

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Aaron J. Morgan, MD is a Board Certified Dermatologist, Diplomat of the American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow of the American Society of Mohs Surgery and member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Morgan is the Chief of the Department of Dermatology at Jersey Shore University Medical Center and has been named a 2017 Jersey Choice Top Doctor in New Jersey Monthly’s annual survey of New Jersey physicians.
He attended Rutgers College and went on to complete the accelerated BA/MD program with New Jersey Medical School.  Dr. Morgan then completed his internship at Jersey Shore University Medical Center, Neptune, NJ.  During his residency training in Dermatology, at University Hospital in Newark, NJ and at the East Orange VA Hospital, he served as chief resident.  Dr. Morgan has also done research in genetics and biochemistry, as well as publishing in various journals.  His areas of interest include general and pediatric dermatology, skin cancer prevention and treatment, Mohs Micrographic Surgery and cosmetic skin procedures.  Most importantly, Dr. Morgan enjoys and takes pride in his work.


Patel L, Maghari A, Schwartz RA, Kapila R, Morgan AJ, Lambert WC: Myeloid leukemia  cutis in the setting of the myelodysplastic syndrome: a critcal dermatologic diagnosis.  Int J Dermatol. 2012 Apr;51(4):383-8. PMID: 22435424

Morgan AJ, Schwartz RA. Diabetic Dermopathy; Pathognomonic for Diabetes Mellitus. Abstract presented at American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting. February 5, 2011New Orleans, LA

Mecoli CA, Morgan AJ, Schwartz RA. Symptomatic Dermatographism: current concepts in clinical practice. Cutis. 2011 May;87(5):221-5.  PMID 21699121

Morgan AJ, Schwartz RA. Cutaneous Polyarteritis Nodosa: a Comprehensive Review. International Journal of Dermatology. 2010 Jul;49(7): 750-6.  PMID 20618492

Morgan AJ, Cohen PJ. Cryotherapy. eMedicine from WebMD. Updated April 07, 2010.  Available at: http://emedicine.medscape.com/article/1125851-overview.

Schwartz RA, Morgan AJ. Diabetic Skin Ulcer. In: Ebell MH, Ferenchick G, Smith M, Barry H, Slawson D, Shaughnessy A, Forsch R, Li S, Wilkes M, Usatine R, eds. Essential Evidence. John Wiley & Sons: Hoboken, NJ, 2009.

Morgan AJ, Steen CJ, Schwartz RA, Janniger CK.  Erythema toxicum neonatorum revisited. Cutis. 2009 Jan;83(1):13-6.  PMID: 19271565

Morgan AJ, Schwartz RA.  Diabetic Dermopathy; A subtle sign with grave implications.  Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2008;58:447-51 PMID: 18155320


Honors and Awards

2008 Intern of the Year Award- Jersey Shore University Medical Center – June 2009

Merck Manual Award for academic performance presented at NJMS Annual Awards Ceremony, May 1, 2008

22nd Annual Marcus T. Block Memorial Award for Outstanding Student in Academic- Research

Dermatology at NJMS granted by Sigma Xi on May 12, 2008

Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, Junior Member – Inducted September 2006

Sigma Xi Scientific Research Society- elected associate member by the Newark Chapter 2007

Phi Beta Kappa, Honors Fraternity at Rutgers College – May 2004- May 2005

Rutgers College Honors Program

National Society of Collegiate Scholars – 2001- 2004

Golden Key International Honour Society – 2001-2004


American Academy of Dermatology



Meaghan Gavan, PA – C

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Meaghan Gavan PA-C is a board certified Physician Assistant.  She received her Bachelor of Arts in Biological Sciences from University of Delaware and earned her Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Seton Hall University.  She was inducted into Seton Hall’s chapter of Alpha Eta Society for Allied Health as well as the PI Alpha National Honor Society for Physician Assistants.  Upon completing her master’s degree, she spent three years working in cardiothoracic and vascular surgery.  Meaghan has been trained in medical and cosmetic dermatology by Dr. Morgan himself.  She is an active member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) and American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA).