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Dermatology Faculty

mary maloney, md

Mary E. Maloney, M.D.
Founding Chair, Department of Dermatology
Professor of Dermatology
Tom Pearson Education Award
Interests: Mohs micrographic surgery, cutaneous oncology, general dermatologic surgery, surgical education.
She/Her

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Karen Wiss, M.D.
Director, Dermatology Residency Program
Director, Pediatric Dermatology
Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics
Past President, Society for Pediatric Dermatology
Interests: Pediatric dermatology, epidermolysis bullosa, genodermatoses, midline developmental defects, childhood exanthems, medical education, pediatric laser.
She/Her

Dermatology Faculty

amanda auerbach, md

Amanda Auerbach, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Interests: Mohs micrographic surgery, general dermatologic surgery,  cutaneous oncology, and cosmetic procedures.

amanda auerbach, md

Julia Baltz, M.D.
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Interests: Mohs micrographic surgery, nail surgery and complex reconstruction.

leah belazarian, md

Leah Belazarian, M.D.
Associate Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics
Interests: Pediatric dermatology, psoriasis, genodermatoses, medical dermatology, inpatient dermatology.
She/Her

leah belazarian, md

Heather Galonzka, N.P.
Interests: Acne dysplastic nevi, melanoma and non-melanoma skin cancers.

Elizabeth Gingras

Elizabeth Gingras, N.P.
Interests:Adult General Medical Dermatology, cutaneous oncology, acne, dermatologic surgery and Mohs.






dori goldberg, md

Dori Goldberg, M.D.
Director, Procedural Dermatology Fellowship
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Interests: Cutaneous malignancy, general dermatologic surgery, Mohs micrographic surgery, medical dermatology.
She/Her

john harris, md, phd 

John E. Harris M.D., PhD
Chair, Department of Dermatology
Professor of Dermatology
Director, Vitiligo Clinic and Research Center
Interests: Vitiligo, autoimmunity, immunology, translational research.

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laura houk, md

Laura Houk, M.D.
Ambulatory Physician Leader, Dermatology
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Interest: Vitiligo, Alopecia, Medical informatics, patient safety and quality, medical education. 

Lindsey Jolley

Lindsey Jolley, P.A.
Interest: General Dermatology

nikki levin, md, phd

Nikki Levin, M.D., PhD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Interests: Psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, acne vulgaris, perioral dermatitis, fungal infections, cutaneous malignancies, infectious diseases, medical education.
She/Her

Bassel Mahmoud Abdallah, MD, PhD, FAAD

Bassel Mahmoud, M.D., PhD, FAAD
Associate Professor of Dermatology
Department of Dermatology
Interests: Mohs micrographic surgery for skin cancers, nail surgery, scar revision, lasers, vitiligo and cosmetic surgery.

Riley McLean-Mandell, M.D.
Interim Vice Chair of Dermatology
Assistant Prodessor of Dermatology
Interests: Mohs micrographic surgery, cutaneous oncology, cosmetic procedures, and laser dermatology.

Melissa Michelon, M.D., FAAD
Assistant Professor of Medicine
Interests: General Dermatology, Cosmetic Dermatology

Moira Quinn, N.P.-C
Interests: General Medical Dermatology, Vitiligo

Mehdi Rashighi, M.D. 
Assistant Professor of  Dermatology and Medicine
Director, Connective Tissue Disease Clinic and Research Center
Interests: Autoimmune connective tissues diseases (cutaneous lupus, dermatomyositis, morphea) inflammatory skin diseases, translational research

Jillian-Richmond.png Jillian Richmond, PhD
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Interests: Autoimmunity, Immunology, Fibrosis, Translational Research, Lupus
mark scharf, md

Mark J. Scharf, M.D.
Clinical Professor of Dermatology
Director, Phototherapy Center and Dermatologic Laser Center
Interests: Lasers, photomedicine, general dermatology, marine dermatology, medical education, Mohs micrographic surgery.

Jessica St. John, M.D., MPH, MBA
Assistant Professor of Dermatology
Interests: Complex medical dermatology, hidradenitis suppurativa
She/Her









Monica Vargas

Monica Vargas, N.P.
Interests: General Dermatology, Cutaneous Oncology, Dermatologic surgery and Mohs, acne.

shelly weedon, pa

Shelly Weedon, P.A.
Interests: Adult and Pediatric General Medical Dermatology, cutnaneous oncology, cosmetics, dermatologic surgery and Mohs.



Dermatopathology Faculty

april deng, md, phd

April Deng, M.D., PhD
Professor of Pathology and Medicine
Director of the Dermatopathology Fellowship Program
Interests: Melanoma, non-melanocytic tumors, and lymphoma.

Zendee Elaba

Zendee Elaba, M.D.
Associate Professor of Pathology and Medicine
Interests: Melanoma, non-melanocytic tumors, and lymphoma.

Patrick O'Donnell

Patrick O'Donnell, D.O.
Associate Professor of Pathology
Director of Dermatopathology
Interests: Melanoma and non melanoma skin cancer, inflammatory skin diseases.