Dr. Catherine Papasakelariou

Meet Dr. Papasakelariou

Dr. Catherine Papasakelariou is the founder and board-certified dermatologist at Houston Premier Dermatology in Houston, TX. She is passionate about both general and cosmetic dermatology. She enjoys helping patients with a variety of skin concerns, including acne, aging skin, skin cancer, and psoriasis. She further has expertise in cosmetic procedures, all with an eye for a natural aesthetic.  In addition to her extensive experience and knowledge, Dr. Papasakelariou is known for her excellent bedside manner, her caring nature, and her ability to fluently speak Spanish and Greek. Dr. Papasakelariou grew up in the Houston area, and she is proud to continue helping her fellow neighbors and community. In 2019, she was selected as a Texas Super Doctor Rising Star.

Specialties and Expertise

Dr. Papasakelariou is trained and experienced when it comes to treating a variety of skin conditions and addressing cosmetic concerns. She loves helping patients emphasize their natural beauty. To this end, she strives to create a personalized treatment plan that addresses a patient's present and future concerns. Dr. Papasakelariou takes a conservative approach while using neuromodulators such as Botox and Dysport as well as injectables such as Juvederm, Voluma, Vobella, Vollure,  Restylane, and Sculptra. 


 Dr. Papasakelariou graduated with her bachelor's degree in biology from The University of Texas at Austin.  Following this, she received her Master's degree in virology and gene therapy from the prestigious UT Houston MD Anderson Cancer Center. Following graduate school, Dr. Papasakelariou completed both medical school and dermatology residency at The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. Throughout her education, Dr. Papasakelariou served as co-chief resident, received several notable awards, and has authored multiple papers.


Dr. Catherine Papasakelariou is proud to be a member of the following societies:

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Houston Dermatological Society
  • Texas Dermatological Society
  • Women in Dermatology


When she is not at work, Dr. Papasakelariou enjoys spending time with her husband and three children. They enjoy family nights and traveling to visit relatives abroad. 


"Amazing experience & Natural Look I wanted - Dr. P is by far the best dermatologist I've ever had. She's professional and personable, and so is her staff. Dr. P gave me the perfectly natural look I wanted. Voluma to add volume to my cheeks, reduce "comma lines" and minimize baggage under my eyes. She used Restylane Silk to enhance my lips. It's a subtle change, but makes me feel like a different person when I look in the mirror. Also,..."



"Dr. Papasak was fantastic. I liked how she was so confident with the exam, she really knew what she was talking about. She was also very friendly and did not rush at all. I wish she was a primary care doc, I would go to her again."






"Caring specialist with vast professional background."



"Excellent service"



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