Dr. Mary Hurley, President and Medical Director of North Dallas Dermatology, is a board-certified dermatologist and graduate of Vanderbilt University in 1992 with a Bachelor of Arts, cum laude. She attended Tulane University Medical School and was selected in her junior year to the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. In 1997, she completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Northwestern University Memorial Hospital in Chicago, Illinois and came to Dallas for residency training in Dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center.
During residency, Dr. Hurley served as Chief Dermatology Resident at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas. There she conducted clinical research on the efficacy of chemical peels for the treatment of melasma; a skin condition characterized by brown facial pigmentation common among Hispanic and pregnant women (also known as "el paño” or “the mask of pregnancy"). Dr. Hurley’s research on the subject is published in the Archives of Dermatology. Dr. Hurley has served as a clinical instructor at Children’s Medical Center of Dallas and at UT Southwestern.
Dr. Hurley has been selected as one of the “Best Doctors in Dallas” by D Magazine for the past 10 consecutive years. She served five years on the board of the Texas Dermatological Society and one year as Vice President (’06-’07). She has also served two years as Vice President (2005 – 2007) and a year as President (2008) of the Dallas-Fort Worth Dermatological Society.