DR. INGRID L. MONTGOMERY, MD, MPH is a board-certified psychiatrist focused on adolescent, adult, and overall family wellness. In addition, she is an Adjunct Clinical Professor of Forensic Psychiatry at Touro College of Osteopathic Medicine. She provides clinical supervision and educational training to Psychiatry Residents of Orange Regional Medical Center (affiliated with Touro Medical College) and Forensic Psychiatry Fellows (affiliated with Columbia University).
After obtaining her certification of completion in General Psychiatry, Dr. Montgomery completed an additional year of training, a fellowship, specializing in Forensic Psychiatry in 2015. She received specialized forensic psychiatry training at Albert Einstein College of Medicine affiliated with Montefiore Medical Center and Bronx Psychiatric Center. She has worked with the chronically mentally ill population for the New York State Office of Mental Health since 2015 and has been in private practice since 2016 in Rockland County, NY.
Dr. Montgomery is qualified by New York State courts as an expert witness in the field of Psychiatry. She serves as a member of the Ethics Committee at Mid-Hudson located in New Hampton, New York.
Dr. Montgomery centers her treatment approach around the art of medicine. She has a love for music as a common means of coping and bringing people of all spheres together. In her spare time, she is a professional musician and performer-providing music therapy to the soul and hope for the hopeless.
DR. FRAN E. COOK-BOLDEN, FAAD is a renown Board Certified Manhattan Dermatologist/Cosmetic Surgeon of over 25 years, Clinical Assistant Professor-Department of Dermatology at Mount Sinai Hospital Center and Clinical Investigator for research in dermatology, laser and various treatment of skin disorders.
Dr. Cook-Bolden is top-ranked and award-winning in her field and is dedicated to providing the highest-quality, individualized care. She treats patients throughout the tri-state area, across the US and internationally at her New York City office.
She is the Founding Associate Director of the Skin of Color Center and Founding Director of Skin Specialty Dermatology and is currently the Director of Fran E. Cook-Bolden, MD, PLLC Skin & Wellness and the Ethnic Skin Specialty Group. Dr. Cook-Bolden continues to conduct cutting-edge clinical investigations as Principal Investigator, was directing a highly qualified research team on a wide range of skin, hair and scalp concerns and the use of lasers and other devices in all skin types.
Widely published in medical and lay publications, she is the co-author of Beautiful Skin of Color: A Comprehensive guide to Asian, Olive and Dark Skin. She has been a guest on numerous local and national radio and television news broadcasts and internet media to address a broad range of skin health and beauty concerns including CNN, the Today Show, CBS Morning Show, ABC News Now, Good Day New York, PBS, the Dr. Oz show, BET Centric’s Culture List, Sirius Satellite radio–Martha Stewart show, The Discovery Channel.com and most recently US News and World Reports. She has been honored as a Castle Connolly Top Doctors, New York and a New York Times Super Doctor for many years in addition to being selected as an Exceptional Women in Medicine by Castle Connolly.
Dr. Cook-Bolden offers patients a full spectrum of care, including cutting edge cosmetic and antiaging treatments including Botox®, cosmetic fillers, hair removal laser, laser resurfacing, hair rejuvenation and growth, nonsurgical fat reduction as well as medical dermatology for all ages, skin cancer screenings and treatment, and Dermatologic Surgery.
She is the co-developer of Trufora, a clinically proven, science-based, anti-aging skincare line featured on HSN as “Best in Beauty”. Trufora products contain ingredients that are pharmaceutical grade, vegan, crueltyfree, organic, preservative free or using natural preservatives.
A member of the American Academy of Dermatology, past Board of Directors of the Women’s Dermatologic Society and past Executive Board member of the Greater New York Dermatology Society, Dr. Cook-Bolden is also a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, National Medical Association, and several other organizations. She serves on many advisory boards and as a highly sought after consultant and key opinion leader for the pharmaceutical, laser, and health and beauty industry. In addition to being a speaker/lecturer across the United States and abroad for these industries and at medical centers and universities across the country, she recently worked with industry to launch new products in Dubai, Greece and Barcelona.
Dr. Cook-Bolden confesses that her real passion has been raising her now, 3 adult children, all who have had an interest in the medical field along with her devoted husband of over 30 years who is a Periodontist and Dental Implant Surgeon.