Dr. William McGillivray

Medical Director

Dr. William McGillivray doesn’t wear a wet suit to work each day so you are not likely to guess he was a champion windsurfer. His name tag reads Dr. McGillivray – not Dr. Shred – yet close personal friends rarely make the distinction. What cannot be seen on the outside are the qualities by which we are unique. After additional training in family practice at the University of Saskatchewan and diagnostic radiology at the University of Alberta, Dr. McGillivray has devoted his medical career to the advancement of aesthetic medicine through a synergy of artistry, science, innovation and integrity.

With a commitment to forwarding his industry, Dr. McGillivray is identified at the forefront of emerging technologies, speaking to his exceptional experience with such products as BOTOX® in Vancouver, BC. Along with Dr. Lupin, Dr. McGillivray was among the first Canadian physicians providing laser hair removal, Fraxel laser resurfacing, Thermage skin tightening and more. Recognized as a luminary educator, Dr. McGillivray travels the globe presenting and training on advanced applications for leading technologies including Fraxel®, Thermage®, BOTOX COSMETIC®, JUVÉDERM®, Teosyal®, Restylane® and Perlane®.

Media recognize the value of the expert. Dr. McGillivray, a Fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS), is frequently featured in popular media relaying latest advancements and techniques in anti-aging skin science. Dr. McGillivray’s expert appearances include Beauty by Design, The Fanny Kiefer Show, CTV News, Global BC News, City TV,WTN and the Kid Carson Show.

On the path to Project Skin MD, Dr. McGillivray has founded some of BC’s most notable aesthetic centres including Whistler Laser, Lougheed Laser and co-founded Vancouver’s Pacific DermAesthetics.

Project Skin MD, Dr. McGillivray’s own final “project,” unifies the philosophies, best practices and desired faculties he’s collected on this journey into a singular, exceptional facility and experience. For further information or to schedule a consultation with Dr. McGillivray, contact Project Skin MD today. As a centre for dermatology, laser medicine and advanced skincare, we offer professional consultations to assess your skin projects and review optimal solutions.

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