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Photo of Frank Armstrong DO Frank Armstrong, DO

Dr. Frank Armstrong is a board certified dermatologist and is a fellow of both the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology and the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Armstrong was Co-Chief resident of his dermatology residency at Suncoast Hospital/Largo Medical Center and had won numerous awards during his residency such as Resident Lecturer of the Year, the Connetics award for resident quizzes and he was also selected among his peers to be resident liaison to the AOCD.…

Photo of Brooke Baldwin MD Brooke Baldwin, MD

Brooke Baldwin, MD, was born and raised on Long Island, New York. She obtained her undergraduate Bachelor of Science in Biology from the University of South Florida while also completing the Honors College Curriculum. She then received her medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 2006, graduating second in her class.…

Photo of Christopher Ballard MD Christopher Ballard, MD

Christopher Ballard, MD is a board-certified dermatologist. He attended the University of Miami and in 2002 graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. He was honored to be a member of Phi Beta Kappa, our nation’s most prestigious honor society. After being accepted into the seven-year advanced Medical Scholars program, Dr. Ballard graduated from the University Of Miami School Of Medicine in 2007.…

Photo of Frederick R. Behringer MD Frederick R. Behringer, MD

Frederick R. Behringer, MD, is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Mohs Surgeon. He was born and raised in Baltimore, Maryland and has spent the last 36 years practicing dermatology in Ocala, Florida. Dr. Behringer attended the most prestigious of universities including Dartmouth College, Duke Medical School and United States Airforce School of Aerospace Medicine. He was introduced to Florida during both his medical internship and medical residency with the University of Florida.…

Photo of Spencer Bezalel MD Spencer Bezalel, MD

Spencer Bezalel, M.D., is a board certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs micrographic and reconstructive surgeon. He received his bachelor’s degree from the University of Central Florida and medical doctorate from the University of South Florida. He then completed his preliminary internship year at Saint Joseph Hospital in Denver, CO.
During dermatology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Rochester, Minnesota, Dr.…

Photo of George L. Bondar DO, MPH George L. Bondar, DO, MPH

George L. Bondar, DO, MPH board certified Dermatologist, is retired from the Air Force where he was the mobilization assistant to the Commander, 59th Medical Wing, Air Education and Training Command, Lackland Air Force Base, Texas.

Dr. Bondar was born in Calgary, Alberta, Canada. He graduated from The University of Saskatchewan in 1975. Prior to entering medical school, Dr.…

Photo of Kathleen Colorado MD, FAAD Kathleen Colorado, MD, FAAD

Dr. Kathleen M. Colorado, MD, FAAD is a Board Certified Dermatologist who has lived and worked in the Tampa area for 20+ years.  She is an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of South Florida (USF) College of Medicine. There, she teaches medical students and Resident physicians, the Physicians, and Dermatologists of tomorrow.…

Photo of Whitney DeLozier MD Whitney DeLozier, MD

Whitney DeLozier, MD was born in California and raised just down the road in St. Petersburg. She obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in journalism from the University of Florida and then went on to the University of South Florida for a second Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical science. She received her medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine in 2009.…

Photo of Christopher Ewanowski MD Christopher Ewanowski, MD

Christopher Ewanowski, M.D., is one of only a handful of Board Certified, Fellowship-Trained Dermatologic Surgeons in the Bay Area specializing in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, laser surgery, and reconstructive and cosmetic dermatologic surgery.
He is a native of Tampa, attended Jesuit High School, and was an undergraduate at The University of South Florida.

After receiving his M.D.…

Photo of Aqeel Haidar MD, PhD Aqeel Haidar, MD, PhD

Aqeel Haidar, MD, PhD completed his histopathology training at The Hammersmith Hospital in London (Royal Postgraduate Medical School), Leeds General Infirmary, England, and the Mount Sinai Medical Center in Manhattan, New York. He trained with A Bernard Ackerman, MD in New York as his Chief Fellow in Dermatopathology. Dr. Haidar has taught medical students and residents/fellows in Dermatopathology in both England and USA.…

Photo of Jerry Hedrick MD Jerry Hedrick, MD

Jerry Hedrick, MD, was born in Virginia and raised in West Virginia. He received his Bachelors, Masters and MD all from the University of Kentucky where he also worked as a physician for many years before locating in Florida.Dr.
Hedrick has been practicing dermatology for over 40 years and is one of the most dedicated physicians you will find in Tampa Bay.…

Photo of Marian Ibrahim MD Marian Ibrahim, MD

Dr. Ibrahim is a board-certified dermatologist who received her Bachelor of Science degree from Wayne State University in Biological Sciences where she graduated summa cum laude.   She received her medical degree from Wayne State University where she received honors in many clinical areas and graduated at the top of her class.  She completed her internship at Oakwood Hospital and her residency in dermatology at Wayne State University, where she served as Chief Resident.…

Photo of Jonelle K. McDonnell MD, FAAD Jonelle K. McDonnell, MD, FAAD

Undergraduate Education

  • University of Toledo, BA, 1979

Graduate Education

  • Bowling Green University, MS (Biology), 1982
  • Medical College of Ohio, M.D. 1987

Postgraduate Training
Cleveland Metropolitan General Hospital
Internal Medicine Internship – July 1, 1987 – June 30, 1988
Internal Medicine Residency – July 1, 1988 – March 31, 1989

Cleveland Metro Health Medical Center
Internal Medicine Residency – July 1, 1996- Dec.…

Photo of Sultan Mirza MD Sultan Mirza, MD

Dr. Sultan Mirza, MD is a board-certified, fellowship-trained Mohs micrographic surgeon and dermatologist. He received his undergraduate degree in biology from St. Olaf College and his medical degree from Mayo Clinic College of Medicine (Rochester, MN). He completed his Dermatology residency at the Mayo Clinic in Minnesota before moving to Florida to pursue a year-long fellowship with specialized training in Mohs micrographic and reconstructive surgery at Florida State University.…

Photo of Albert Nemeth MD Albert Nemeth, MD

Dr. Nemeth is a Board Certified Dermatologist certified by the American Board of Dermatology, and is the Director of the Advanced Specialized Laser Center™ in Clearwater, Florida, USA which he founded in 1993. Dr. Nemeth was previously Assistant Professor (full time faculty) in the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami where he also completed his Dermatology Residency Training and where he also served as Director of the Center for Advanced Laser Medicine.…

Photo of Ronald E. Perrott MD Ronald E. Perrott, MD

Ronald E. Perrott, MD, is a board certified dermatologist with a certification in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. He is a natural born Floridian, born in Winter Park and raised in Clearwater. Dr. Perrott received his undergraduate degree in Computer Science from Duke University and in 1999, his medical degree from the University of South Florida College of Medicine where he graduated first in his class.…

Photo of Oliver Reed MD Oliver Reed, MD

Oliver Reed, M.D. has led an impressive career as a Dermatologist in his 38 years working in the medical industry. He was a past president of the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons, he is currently on the American Association of Dermatology Advisory Board, a delegate to the Florida Medical Association recently commissioned a Kentucky Colonel, and currently a volunteer at the USF Department of Dermatology.…

Photo of Susan S. Roper MD Susan S. Roper, MD

Susan S. Roper, M.D. is a Board-Certified Dermatologist, certified by the prestigious American Board of Dermatology. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she was Phi Beta Kappa, and received her undergraduate degree from Stetson University in Deland, Florida. She earned her medical degree from Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, and served her internship in Internal Medicine at Emory University also.…

Photo of Anjali Singh MD Anjali Singh, MD

Dr. Anjali Singh practices adult and pediatric dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, and dermatologic surgery. She is a board certified dermatologist and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Singh received her medical degree from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Honor Society.

She completed dermatology residency and post-doctoral research fellowship at the University of Pennsylvania.…

Photo of Andrew Styperek MD Andrew Styperek, MD

Dr. Andrew Styperek is a fellowship trained, board-certified dermatologist. He attended Harvard University in Boston, MA, where he completed undergraduate studies and earned his B.A. degree. He then went on to medical training at Atlanta’s renowned Emory University School of Medicine. His residency training was completed here in Florida, at University of Miami School Medicine. From 2013 through 2014, he was the Chief Resident.…

Photo of Stuart A. Walek MD Stuart A. Walek, MD

Dr. Stuart A. Walek, M.D., MPH is Board Certified in Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He received his undergraduate degree from Duke University with a major in Chemistry. He graduated from Duke summa cum laude and in the top 1% of his class. Also, while at Duke, he published multiple research papers and received the Merck Index Award, given to the most outstanding Chemistry major.…

Photo of Jared Wishik MD Jared Wishik, MD

Jared Wishik, M.D. specializes in treating a variety of skin conditions. Whether you have a concerning spot, are frustrated with your acne, noticed a changing mole, developed a new rash, are suffering from a complex skin disease, are in need of skin cancer screening, or have any other concerns with your skin, Dr. Wishik has the training, expertise, and compassion to treat your condition.…

Photo of Su Xu MD, PhD Su Xu, MD, PhD

Su Xu, M.D., Ph.D. is board certified in dermatopathology as well as in anatomic and clinical pathology. Dr. Xu completed her training in anatomic and clinical pathology at St. Luke’s-Roosevelt Hospital Center, affiliated with Columbia University, and subsequently the fellowship in dermatopathology at Ackerman Academy of Dermatopathology in New York city. Dr. Xu graduated in Shanghai Medical University, and was an attending dermatologist in the Institute of Dermatology, Huashan Hospital in Shanghai.…

Photo of Rochelle Allen LME Rochelle Allen, LME
Photo of Alex Bahadori DNP, ARNP-C Alex Bahadori, DNP, ARNP-C

Alex Bahadori is originally from Gainesville, FL. Dr. Alex Bahadori (known to many of his patients by Dr. Alex) is an experienced clinician, academician, researcher, and published author. He has studied various health care areas including dermatology, family practice, alternative and complementary medicine, and health care policy. He has also spent time outside the United States studying foreign health care systems.…

Photo of Teresa Bowman APRN Teresa Bowman, APRN

Teresa Bowman is an adult nurse practitioner. She has more than 20 years of dermatology experience starting as a registered nurse in dermatology. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Masters in Nursing from University of Tampa where she graduated with honors. She graduated summa cum laude with her Associates of Science in Nursing from Midway College in Kentucky.…

Photo of Brandi Broughton MSPAS, PA-C Brandi Broughton, MSPAS, PA-C

Brandi Broughton was born and raised on Florida’s Space Coast. She joins our practice with nine years of experience in medical, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology. In 2007, she graduated from the University of Florida with a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies. Brandi began her career working in family medicine in a public health setting. In 2008, Brandi transitioned into the field of dermatology.…

Photo of Martin Burke PA-C Martin Burke, PA-C

Martin Burke, PA-C was born in Atlanta, Georgia but raised in Tampa. He earned his Bachelor’s degree in Biomedical Science at the University of South Florida and attended the University of Florida where he earned his Master of Physician Assistant Studies. Prior to attending the University of Florida, Martin worked for 8 years at Tampa General Hospital as a Radiology Tech in their very busy ER.…

Photo of Jessica Bussey PA-C Jessica Bussey, PA-C

Jessica Bussey is a Tampa Bay native that received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Florida in Health Sciences while working as a Patient Care Technician at Morton Plant Hospital. She then continued her education at Howard University in Washington D.C. where she graduated with a degree in Physician Assistant Studies. After graduation, she spent over three years working at a private Dermatology practice in Tallahassee, FL.…

Photo of Mycala Cruz LME Mycala Cruz, LME

Mycala is a licensed medical aesthetician at our Countryside location. She completed her medical aesthetics training with American Institute of Beauty, where she graduated with all honors in 2019. Her training includes medical-grade chemical peels, HydraFacial, dermaplaning, microneedling, non-invasive body treatments, professional makeup application and more.

Mycala loves everything beauty and is fully immersed in the skincare world.…

Photo of Xuan Dau PA-C Xuan Dau, PA-C

Xuan Dau, PA-C (pronounced “Swan”) grew up in Tarpon Springs, Florida. She obtained both a Bachelor of Science degree in Food Science and Human Nutrition and a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Florida in Gainesville, FL.

As the youngest of five girls, she grew up with a natural interest in the care of skin, hair and nails.…

Photo of Andrea Esse PA-C Andrea Esse, PA-C

Andrea Esse was born and raised in Clearwater, FL where she attended Clearwater High School. She graduated Summa cumlaude with her Bachelor of Science in Biology from The University of Central Florida in 2007. Andrea then matriculated into the Physician Assistant Program at the University of Florida and earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies in 2011.…

Photo of Gabriella Fermano LME Gabriella Fermano, LME

Gabriella Fermano, a licensed medical aesthetician and electrologist, completed her medical aesthetics training with Beauty & Health Institute, where she graduated on the Dean’s List in 2019. She is a proud board member of the Aesthetic Association of Florida. Her training includes medical-grade chemical peels, HydraFacial, Ultherapy, dermaplaning, microneedling, phlebotomy, lasers, and more.

Gabriella loves everything skincare-related and harnesses this passion by developing customized treatment plans for each patient.…

Photo of Beatrix Frasure MSN, ARNP-BC Beatrix Frasure, MSN, ARNP-BC

Suncoast Skin Solutions Aesthetic Trainer

Beatrix was born and raised in Germany. Her belief in empowering her patients and the ethical practice of Medical Aesthetics is deeply rooted. Trust, truth, patient education, setting realistic goals and outcome expectations are as important as a warm welcoming smile. Beatrix completed her graduate studies at the University of South Florida.…

Photo of Noreen Godfrey PA-C Noreen Godfrey, PA-C

Noreen was born in Brooklyn, NY. She attended Wagner College and graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree Cum Laude with a major in biology and a minor in chemistry. Noreen was accepted and graduated from Rutgers/Robert Wood Johnson PA Program. Noreen accepted a PA position at King’s County Medical center in Brooklyn where she worked in research, endocrine, internal medicine and emergency medicine.…

Photo of Lauren Helme MMS, PA-C Lauren Helme, MMS, PA-C

Lauren Helme, MMS, PA-C has been practicing in the field of dermatology since 2011. After attending Pine View School and Riverview School in Sarasota, she received her Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Central Florida and her Masters of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Nova Southeastern University. She is a member of numerous dermatologic societies and enjoys participating in community health events offered by organizations such as the National Skin Cancer Foundation and National Psoriasis Foundation.…

Photo of Jennifer Hickman ARNP-C Jennifer Hickman, ARNP-C

Jennifer Hickman, ARNP-C is a native Floridian, born and raised in Saint Petersburg, Florida. She obtained her Bachelor of Arts in Gerontology from the University of South Florida and an Associates of Arts in Nursing from Hillsborough Community College. Jennifer began her career as a registered nurse at Largo Medical Center. In February 2006 Jennifer joined Suncoast Skin Solutions as Charge Nurse, where she realized her passion for dermatology.…

Photo of May Ko APRN May Ko, APRN

May Ko, ARNP was born in Queens, NY and raised in Florida, graduating from the Palm Harbor University High School medical program. She earned both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and her Master of Science in Nursing at the University of Florida. In between programs, May worked for 2 years as an RN in oncology.…

Photo of Jessica Manzano LME Jessica Manzano, LME

Jessica is a licensed aesthetician and makeup artist native to Sarasota. After graduating from the University of Florida in 2008 with a Bachelor of Science in Public Relations, she earned her aesthetics license from the Aveda Institute in 2011. Jessica has worked professionally in skin care for over 6 years. She loves doing facial treatments and chemical peels to help her clients look and feel their best!…

Photo of Jaina Mehta PA-C Jaina Mehta, PA-C

Jaina Mehta, PA-C was born and raised in Tampa, FL. She received her Bachelor of Health Science degree from the University of Florida. Thereafter, she attended the Yale University Physician Associate program and graduated with a Master of Medical Science. Eager to escape the New England winters, she returned back to sunny Florida to be near her family and friends.…

Photo of Kendall Melendi FNP-BC Kendall Melendi, FNP-BC

Kendall Melendi is a native Floridian, born and raised in Tampa Bay. She obtained both her Bachelor’s degree in nursing and her Master’s degree in Family Practice from the University of South Florida. Go Bulls!

In between programs, Kendall worked as an RN at St. Joseph’s Hospital specializing in cardiology and post-cardiac surgery, as well as working as an adjunct instructor teaching undergraduate nursing students at the University of Tampa.…

Photo of Eric Moreno PA-C Eric Moreno, PA-C

Eric Moreno, PA-C was born on Long Island, New York, but grew up in St. Cloud, Florida. Eric received his Bachelor of Science degree from the University of South Florida and attended Nova Southeastern University – Orlando where he earned his Master of Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies. He graduated magna cum laude and was inducted into the Pi Alpha (PA) national honors society.…

Photo of Kimlien Nguyen DNP, APRN, FNP-BC Kimlien Nguyen, DNP, APRN, FNP-BC

2467 Enterprise Rd., Suite A
Clearwater, FL 33763
Telephone: 727.791.1411

3165 N McMullen Booth Rd., Suite C2
Clearwater, FL 33761
Telephone: 727.799.5273

Kimlien is a board-certified nurse practitioner. She focuses on common and complex skin conditions and the prevention, early detection, and treatment of skin cancer in adults and children. She also specializes in general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology, including BOTOX® , Dysport® , dermal fillers, and lasers for hyperpigmentation, rosacea, skin rejuvenation, and skin tightening.…

Photo of Eric Poetter DNP, APRN, FNP-C Eric Poetter, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Eric Poetter, DNP, APRN, FNP-C was born in Gainesville and raised in Ocala, FL. Eric earned a Bachelor’s degree in Psychology from the University of Central Florida before earning a Master of Science degree in Psychology from Nova Southeastern University. Deciding his passion was in the medical field, Eric attended the University of Florida’s accelerated nursing program, earning a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and working in the Medical Intensive Care Unit at Shands UF Health hospital for nearly four years.…

Photo of Zahira Rosario-Benitez MPAS, PA-C Zahira Rosario-Benitez, MPAS, PA-C

Zahira Rosario-Benitez, MPAS, PA-C, is a board-certified Physician Assistant, certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). Originally from Saint Petersburg, FL, with her native languages being Spanish and English, she graduated from the University of South Florida, with her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She went on to earn her Physician Assistant (PA) Master of Science degree at Misericordia University, Pennsylvania, to become a Florida licensed board certified PA-C.…

Photo of Aaron Sookhoo PA-C Aaron Sookhoo, PA-C

Aaron Alexander SookhooPA-C  a Tampa Bay native, is a board-certified Physician Assistant. Aaron received his Bachelor of Science Degree with a focus on Biomedical Sciences and a minor in Public Health from the University of South Florida in May 2012. Aaron then attended Wake Forest University School of Medicine’s Physician Assistant Program and graduated with a Masters of Medical Science degree in May 2015.…

Photo of Amy Strohmaier PA-C Amy Strohmaier, PA-C

Amy Strohmaier, PA-C graduated from the physician assistant program at Nova Southeastern University in 2008 with her Masters of Science degree. Since then she has worked primarily in dermatology and has found her passion in treating diseases of the skin. She serves pediatric, adult and geriatric patients. Amy is able to diagnose and treat most rashes and is also skilled at surgical excisions of benign and malignant lesions.…

Photo of Ellen Toneff MPAS, PA-C Ellen Toneff, MPAS, PA-C

Ellen Toneff, PA-C was born & raised in the Tampa Bay area. She has a passion for educating both her patients & new providers in dermatology & is the the Clinical Curriculum Coordinator for the training program for new PAs & APRNs joining the Suncoast practice.

She earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from the University of Florida where she graduated summa cum laude.…

Photo of Colleen Ursic PA-C Colleen Ursic, PA-C

Colleen Ursic, PA-C was born and raised in Lusby, Maryland, a small town in Southern Maryland that according to Colleen no one has ever heard of. Colleen obtained her Bachelor of Science degree in Human Nutrition from, Food and Exercise Science and her Bachelor of Arts in Chemistry from Virginia Polytechnic. Upon graduation, Colleen relocated to Florida to attend the University of Florida where she obtained her Master of Science in Physician Assistant studies.…

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