On social media, doctors are the new influencers. Whether it be tips on how to live a healthier, happier life, peering into their day-to-day lives, or just giving general inspiration, these doctors are a pretty big deal on Instagram:
Dr. Lisa Long is a Charlotte, N.C.-based psychologist who says she has a “passion for helping individuals develop their strengths so they may overcome any obstacles affecting their quality of life.” Her Instagram is full of advice and inspiration.
This NFL player-turned-neurosurgeon has a story that is film-worthy. Transitioning from football to medicine couldn’t have been easy, but Dr. Rolle’s Instagram is fitness, philanthropy, and education goals.
If you’re easily grossed out, California-based dermatologist Dr. Sandra Lee’s page may not be for you. From blackheads to cysts and everything in between, Dr. Lee (better known as Dr. Pimple Popper) posts videos of her patients getting some gnarly skin conditions treated. She’s also renowned as an expert in her field and makes appearances The Doctors and the TODAY Show.
Dr. Olanrewaju Ladipo, also known as “Dr. ATL,” is a board-certified physician specializing in cosmetic surgery. The Atlanta-based Dr. Ladipo posts before and after photos of his patients and has dubbed himself the “Lipo King.”
He’s “ZDoggMD” on social media, but a licensed medical doctor in the real world. If you’re looking to add a little laughter to the monotony of your day, Dr. Damania’s posts are definitely the way to go.
Dr. Michelle Henry is a Harvard and Mount Sinai-trained dermatologic surgeon. Her Instagram is filled with skin care tips, dermatology innovation, and random inspiration. Fun fact: Dr. Henry’s clients include Beyonce’s stylist Ty Hunter and respected style blogger Claire Summers.
Boasting over 600,000 followers, Michael “Dr. Miami” Salzhauer is the plastic surgeon to all of your favorite Instagram models. He records everything from tummy tucks to butt lifts and, with the permission of his patients, also posts the results. Dr. Miami had a show on WE tv which documented his Miami-based practice.
Dr. Major is a board-certified psychiatrist most well known for his role in WE tv’s Marriage Bootcamp: Family Edition. Dr. Major is a no nonsense relationship expert who drops gems on his Instagram about relationships as well as general life advice.