MetroDerm Welcomes Dr. Eileen Niren

Meet Dr. Eileen Niren: An Experienced, Board-Certified Dermatologist

Eileen Niren, M.D. started her own dermatology practice, Preston Ridge Dermatology, in the Roswell/Alpharetta area in 1986 after completing a residency in Dermatology at Emory University. She holds lifetime board certification in dermatology and is committed to making sure her patients get top-notch care. Dr. Niren, a warm and caring dermatologist, does not hurry through examinations. She seeks her patients’ input and conducts a thorough exam before   diagnosing and treating them. Eileen Niren, M.D., brings years of experience and expertise to the MetroDerm team.

Joined the MetroDerm, P.C., Team in July 2018

Recently, Preston Ridge Dermatology merged with MetroDerm, P.C. led by nationally and internationally recognized Mohs surgeon Dr. Diamondis Papadopoulos. The providers and staff at MetroDerm, P.C. are pleased to welcome the rest of the Preston Ridge Dermatology team who will treat patients in the North Fulton/ South Forsyth County area.

Great Training and Education

Prior to Dr. Niren’s specialty training at Emory, she interned at Brown University in internal medicine.  At age 17 she was accepted to both college and medical school at Boston University and completed both her undergraduate and medical studies in their accelerated and prestigious 6-year BA-MD program in 1982.

Professional Connections

Dr. Niren’s professional affiliations include the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and the Atlanta Association for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery.

Community Involvement

Over the past 25 years, Dr. Niren has participated in numerous free skin cancer screenings in the area and has given talks at various local clubs, organizations, schools, and medical facilities.  While the majority of the lectures revolved around her special area of interest, non-surgical “Facial Rejuvenation,” other topics have included, “Acne in Teens,” “Skin Issues in Obesity,” and “Skin Cancer Awareness in Breast Cancer Patients.”


After her first mild winter in Atlanta during her training at Emory–and after suffering through years of blizzards in the Northeast–Dr. Niren and her husband chose to permanently locate to the suburbs of Atlanta.  She and her husband enjoy skiing, biking, hiking, visiting the Atlanta Botanical Garden, and spending time with their adult children.

Dr. Niren’s office is conveniently located close to the Haynes Bridge exit off Georgia 400.  It’s easy to get to, and there’s free parking available.  If you are looking for a highly-trained, board-certified dermatologist, make an appointment with Dr. Niren at the Alpharetta location of MetroDerm, P.C. The office serves Alpharetta and the surrounding communities of Roswell, Milton, Cumming, and Johns Creek.  She has a legion of satisfied patients to recommend her:  770-475-6222.

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