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Siobhan Arey, PA-C

Bio

Siobhan Arey, Board-Certified Physician Assistant, has been caring for patients since 2017.  Siobhan offers medical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages for a wide range of skin conditions, including skin cancer screenings and skin cancer treatment, acne, psoriasis, eczema, and much more.

Siobhan earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Le Moyne College, preceded by her Master of Public Health from Syracuse University. She received her Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Neuroscience from the University of Maine. After completing her undergraduate degree, Siobhan dedicated two years of full-time service with the AmeriCorps Volunteers In Service To America (VISTA), an anti-poverty program, in Syracuse, New York.

Siobhan is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Maine Association of Physician Assistants, and the Pi Alpha national Physician Assistant honor society. She is also published as a co-author in JAAD and Cutis for survey research regarding telemedicine in dermatology practice during the pandemic.

Siobhan was born and raised in Gorham and has been back in her home state of Maine treating patients since 2021. When she is not in the office, Siobhan enjoys spending time with her family outdoors. She enjoys hiking, kayaking, and camping.  She is grateful for the opportunity to practice dermatology in her home state!

Siobhan goes above and beyond to ensure each of her patients has the best experience possible and looks forward to continuing to provide personalized and comprehensive care in the greater Portland area.

Quick Facts

  • Board-Certified Physican Assistant
  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Le Moyne College
  • Master of Public Health from Syracuse University
  • Bachelor’s degree in Psychology and Neuroscience from the University of Maine
  • Member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Maine Association of Physician Assistants, and the Pi Alpha national Physician Assistant honor society
Locations

Dermatology Services in Scarborough, ME


Optima Dermatology

71 US Route One, Suite J,
Scarborough, ME 04074

Practice Hours:

Mon: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tues: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thurs: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fri: Closed

 

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 

Optima Dermatology

71 US Route One, Suite J, Scarborough, ME 04074

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Michelle White, NP-C

Bio

Michelle White, board-certified nurse practitioner, has been serving patients in the New England region since 2009. Michelle offers medical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages, for a wide range of skin conditions.

Michelle earned her Masters of Science in Nursing degree as a Family Nurse Practitioner from MCPHS University, preceded by her Bachelor of Science in Nursing also from MCPHS University.  Throughout her education at MCPHS University Michelle was a member of Sigma Theta Tau International, a National Nursing Honor Society. She is also a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioner, Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners, and American Academy of Family Physicians.

Michelle was born and raised in New Hampshire and is a beloved provider in the southern New Hampshire region! During her free time, Michelle enjoys spending time with her daughter at her at-home farm.  She also enjoys going to the beach, deep sea fishing, and hiking.  Michelle looks forward to continuing to provide personalized and comprehensive dermatology care to patients in the greater New Hampshire area.

Quick Facts

  • Board-Certified Nurse Practitioner
  • Medical Dermatology for Patients of All Ages
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing & Masters of Science in Nursing from MCPHS University
  • AANP Family Nurse Practitioner Certification
  • Member of American Association of Nurse Practitioner (AANP), Massachusetts Coalition of Nurse Practitioners (MCNP), & American Academy of Family Physicians (AAFP)
Locations

Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Bedford, NH


Optima Dermatology

176 South River Road,
Bedford, NH 03110

Practice Hours:

Mon: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m
Tues: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Wed: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Thurs: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

176 South River Road, Bedford, NH 03110

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Ally Schmerge, PA-C

Bio

Ally Schmerge, Board-Certified Physician Assistant, has been serving patients since 2021. Ally offers medical and surgical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages, for a wide range of skin conditions.

Ally earned her Doctor of Medical Science (DMS) and Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Butler University. During her time in university, Ally was a member of the Order of Omega Honor Society, an ambassador of the Physician Assistant Student Ambassadors (PASA) Program, and co-authored numerous publications. Ally completed multiple clinical rotations throughout her education and training, including dermatology, women's health, family medicine, emergency medicine and more. Prior to completing her DMS and Masters, Ally graduated Cum Laude from DePauw University with a bachelor's degree in Cellular & Molecular Biology and a minor in Chemistry.

Ally is a certified NCCPA Physician Assistant and is a member of the Indiana Academy of Physician Assistants, and American Academy of Physician Assistants. Ally is passionate about skin cancer prevention, and through her DMS program constructed a research proposal focused on the early detection of malignant melanoma in rural U.S. counties.

When she is not treating patients, Ally enjoys spending time with her family and friends, being outside (especially finding new hiking trails), travelling, watching football, and deal-hunting for home décor at TJ Maxx and HomeGoods. Ally is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to each of her patients and looks forward to continuing to provide industry-leading dermatology care in the greater Bloomington area.

 

Quick Facts

  • Board-Certified Physician Assistant
  • Medical Dermatology
  • Doctor of Medical Science from Butler University
  • Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Butler University
  • Bachelors in Cellular & Molecular Biology from DePauw University, Cum Laude
  • Member of the Indiana Academy of Physician Assistants
  • Member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants
  • NCCPA Physician Assistant Certification
Locations

Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Bloomington, IN


Optima Dermatology

1010 W 2nd St,
Bloomington, IN 47403

Practice Hours:

Mon: 7:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Wed: 9:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thurs: 7:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

1010 W 2nd St, Bloomington, IN 47403

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Trevor Lippincott, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Bio

Trevor Lippincott, board-certified nurse practitioner, has been serving patients in New England since 2014. Trevor offers medical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages for a broad range of skin conditions.

Trevor completed his Master of Science in Nursing from Carson-Newman University. He received his Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) University. He is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners and Dermatology Nurses’ Association. Trevor joined Optima Dermatology in 2022 as a Practice Manager and continued on to train under board-certified dermatologists Dr. Ryan Karmouta, Dr. Molly Cowdrey, and Dr. Jennifer Stead, as well as countless other board-certified dermatologists over his years in dermatology. Prior to working in dermatology, Trevor served as an emergency room nurse, clinical site lead, and Certified Dermatology Technician (CDT).

When he is not treating patients, Trevor enjoys spending time adventuring new restaurants and experiences around New England with his wife and kids. Trevor looks forward to providing patients in the southern New Hampshire and beyond with personalized and comprehensive dermatological care.

Quick Facts

  • Medical Dermatology Services for all Ages
  • Master of Science in Nursing from Carson-Newman University
  • Accelerated Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences (MCPHS) University
  • Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Science from the University of New Hampshire
  • Member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners, Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners and Dermatology Nurses’ Association
Locations

Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Salem, NH

Google Rating
4.9
Based on 184 reviews

Optima Dermatology

31 Stiles Road,
Suite 2100
Salem, NH 03079

Practice Hours:

Mon: 7:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Thurs: 8:00 am - 6:00 p.m.
Fri: Closed

 

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 

Optima Dermatology

31 Stiles Road, Suite 2100 Salem, NH 03079

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Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Stratham, NH


Optima Dermatology

23 Portsmouth Ave.,
Stratham, NH 03885

Practice Hours:

Mon: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thurs: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Call Hours:

Mon: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thurs: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

23 Portsmouth Ave., Stratham, NH 03885

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What our patients are saying:
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"Trevor answered all my questions, listened to my concerns and did a great job of making our session warm, welcoming and helpful!"

- Tammi, Salem, NH

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"The entire staff at Optima in Salem is very efficient and compassionate. Trevor was kind and thorough and offered lots of helpful suggestions for me. I was so impressed I am returning in January for a consultation on some skin care products and services."

- Kristine, Salem, NH

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"Great place! Clean, prompt and professional. Trevor is wonderful!"

- Amy, Stratham, NH

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Jayson Keener, PA-C

Bio

Jayson Keener, PA-C, board-certified physician assistant, has been serving patients in the Cincinnati region since 2018. Jayson offers medical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages from newborns to adults, for a wide range of skin conditions.

Jayson earned his Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of New England Physician Assistant Program. Jayson completed a six-month APP Dermatology Fellowship at Advanced Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery. Prior to working in dermatology, Jayson served as an EMT and firefighter for over 10 years. Jayson is a member of the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants, as well as the Veterans Caucus of AAPA.

When he is not treating patients, Jayson enjoys hiking on local trails, cooking, and spending time with family and friends. Jayson looks forward to continuing to provide industry-leading dermatology care to patients in the greater Cincinnati area and is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all his patients.

Quick Facts

  • Medical Dermatology
  • Board-Certified Physician Assistant
  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of New England Physician Assistant Program
  • Member of the Ohio Association of Physician Assistants
  • Member Veterans Caucus of AAPA
Locations

Dermatology Services in Milford, OH


Optima Dermatology

5817 Happy Hollow Rd.,
Milford, OH 45150

Practice Hours:

Mon: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tues: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Thurs: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

5817 Happy Hollow Rd., Milford, OH 45150

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What our patients are saying:
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"First ever full body scan. Jayson Keener was great and explained everything. Finally adding an important check-up to my annual routine. Oh, and the facility is super nice!"

- Kelly, Milford, OH

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"The office has a spotless, beautiful and modern aesthetic. Jayson and the staff were extremely friendly, professional and knowledgeable."

- Korinne, Milford, OH

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"If you are looking for a local dermatologist......HERE. Go HERE! The staff is wonderful; Jayson was very thorough in his exam and I have my appointment already scheduled for next year!"

- Jennifer, Milford, OH

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"I took a chance and booked at Optima Dermatology's office in Milford, and I am so glad I did. The office is stunningly beautiful and very hospitable. The staff were quick to get me in to the exam room and I was very impressed with the professionalism of Jayson Keener and his assistant. I would definitely come back to this office for any dermatology needs."

- Tiffany, Milford, OH

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"Had a great experience for my first visit! Jayson Keener is very knowledgeable and only recommended items for my preferred method of treatment. Did not feel pressured into anything at all, and felt more knowledgeable after my appointment."

- Brittany, Milford, OH

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"The new facility is beautiful, and staff is welcoming and top notch. I met Jayson for the first time and he was awesome, very welcoming, kind and understanding to your needs. Feel as though I’m in great hands. His MA is very nice and very helpful as well. Thank you to all staff!!!"

- Brandon, Milford, OH

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Brienne D. Cressey MD, MBA, FAAD, FACMS

Bio

Brienne D. Cressey MD, MBA, FAAD, FACMS is a board-certified board-certified Mohs micrographic dermatologic surgeon and board-certified dermatologist. Dr. Cressey has been treating patients in the Seacoast region of New Hampshire since 2017 and has performed over 8,000 Mohs cases. Her areas of expertise include Mohs Micrographic Surgery (Mohs) for skin cancers and laser treatments including VBeam ®, Fraxel® and and Halo® Hybrid Fractional Laser.

Dr. Cressey completed her Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Facial Reconstruction, Lasers and Cosmetics as a Dermatologic Oncology Fellow at the Dermatology Professionals in Rhode Island with Dr. Nathaniel Jellinek.  She completed her residency in dermatology at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell where she was named Chief Resident and was recognized with multiple awards including the Women’s Dermatologist Society Mentorship Award, Derm Mentor Resident of Distinction Award, first place in the New York Academy of Medicine Resident Research Competition, and more.  Prior to residency, she completed her internship at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center. She graduated from Tufts University School of Medicine with highest honors as a member of Alpha Omega Alpha medical school and received her Master in Business Administration (MBA) with a focus on healthcare management from Brandeis University.

Dr. Cressey is a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, and American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. She has authored over 25 peer reviewed articles in major academic journals such as Dermatologic Surgery, Journal of Surgical Education and Journal of American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Cressey was born and raised in Maine. When she is not treating patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter as well as time outdoors fishing and kayaking. Dr. Cressey is thrilled to provide industry-leading dermatology care and access to Mohs surgery at our Stratham practice. She is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all her patients while being both knowledgeable and approachable.

Quick Facts

  • Mohs Surgery, Medical & Surgical Dermatology, & Medical Aesthetics
  • Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology at Dermatology Professionals
  • Completed Residency at New York Presbyterian Weill Cornell
  • Doctor of Medicine Degree from Tufts University School of Medicine
  • Master of Business Administration from Brandeis University
  • Member of the American College of Mohs Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, and American Society of Dermatologic Surgery
  • Authored Over 25 Peer Reviewed Articles and Book Chapters
  • Presented at numerous medical conferences
  • Offers laser treatments including Vbeam®, Fraxel®, and HALO®

Stratham, NH Mohs Referrals

23 Portsmouth Ave., Stratham, NH 03885

HISP DIRECT: referral@optimaemadirect.md

DIRECT LINE FOR MOHS: (603) 699-9001

FAX: 603.371.3104

EMAIL: StrathamMohs@optimadermatology.com

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Jamie Piacentini, NP-C, APRN, DNP

Bio

Jamie Piacentini, NP-C, APRN, DNP, board-certified nurse practitioner, has been serving patients in southern Maine and New Hampshire since 2017. She was trained under world renowned dermatologist, Thomas P. Habif MD. Jamie offers medical and surgical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages including a wide range of skin conditions, including skin cancer screenings and skin cancer treatment, acne, psoriasis, eczema, and much more. 

Jamie earned her Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of New Hampshire. In addition, she completed her Master of Science in Nursing at Simmons School of Nursing Health & Health Sciences, graduating Summa Cum Laude. Jamie is also an Advanced Nurse Injector for cosmetics and a member of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners, Dermatology Nurses Association, and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. As part of her final DNP project, Jamie worked diligently with the legislature in Maine to pass a law to restrict indoor tanning for minors under the age of 18 in the state of Maine. It had been attempted multiple times and was finally passed in 2019.

When she is not treating patients, Jamie enjoys spending time with her two boys and husband. She loves to travel, play golf and spend time on the water. Jamie goes above and beyond to ensure each of her patients has the best experience possible and looks forward to providing patients in the greater Portland Maine area with personalized and comprehensive care.

Quick Facts

  • Medical and Surgical Dermatology
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice from the University of New Hampshire
  • Master of Science in Nursing at Simmons School of Nursing Health & Health Sciences
  • Member of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners, Dermatology Nurses Association, and the American Association of Nurse Practitioners
Locations

Dermatology Services in Scarborough, ME


Optima Dermatology

71 US Route One, Suite J,
Scarborough, ME 04074

Practice Hours:

Mon: 8:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Tues: 8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Wed: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Thurs: 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Fri: Closed

 

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

 

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71 US Route One, Suite J, Scarborough, ME 04074

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Sherry H. Yu, MD, FAAD, FACMS

Bio

Dr. Sherry H. Yu is a Harvard- and Yale-trained board-certified micrographic dermatologic surgeon and board-certified dermatologist. Her areas of expertise include Mohs Micrographic Surgery (Mohs) for skin cancers, cutaneous oncology, and cosmetic dermatology, including neurotoxin injections, such as BOTOX® and Dysport ®, dermal filler, and laser treatments.

Dr. Yu completed her Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology at Yale University School of Medicine and completed her Residency in Dermatology at the Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency Training Program. She completed her Internship in Internal Medicine at Cleveland Clinic Foundation, where she was named “Intern of the Month”. Dr. Yu attended medical school at Case Western Reserve University, where she graduated at the top of her class and was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. She received her undergraduate degree from Case Western Reserve University, where she graduated with highest honors and was inducted into Phi Beta Kappa honor society.

Following her fellowship, Dr. Yu was a Mohs Surgeon at Cleveland Clinic and served as an Assistant Professor in Dermatology at Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, where she served on the Faculty Council. She has previously also been a member of the Harvard Medical School Learning Environment Committee and a peer tutor in pre-medicine at Harvard College.

Dr. Yu is a member of the American College of Mohs Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, and the Women’s Dermatologic Society. She has authored over 20 peer reviewed articles and was a member of the Mohs Surgeons Leading the Future: ACMS Foundation Leadership Program, and has given lectures at local, national, and international meetings.

When she is not treating patients, Dr. Yu enjoys spending time with her husband and their two young children, gardening, hiking, and traveling. Dr. Yu is thrilled to provide industry-leading dermatology care and access to Mohs surgery at our Macedonia practice. She is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all her patients while being both knowledgeable and approachable.

Quick Facts

  • Mohs Surgery, Surgical Dermatology & Medical Aesthetics
  • Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology at Yale University School of Medicine
  • Completed Residency at Harvard Combined Dermatology Residency Training Program
  • Completed the Deland Fellowship in Health Care and Society at Brigham and Women’s Hospital
  • Doctor of Medicine Degree from Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine
  • Member of the American College of Mohs Surgery, American Academy of Dermatology, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Women’s Dermatologic Society
  • Authored Over 20 peer Reviewed Articles
Locations

Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Macedonia, OH


Optima Dermatology

8183 Golden Link Blvd.,
Macedonia, OH 44067

Practice Hours:

Mon: 7:40 a.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Tues: 7:40 a.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Wed: 7:40 a.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Thurs: 7:40 a.m. - 4:20 p.m.
Fri: 7:40 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.

 

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

8183 Golden Link Blvd., Macedonia, OH 44067

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Laura Anderson, PA-C

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Laura Anderson, PA-C, board-certified physician assistant, has been serving patients in the seacoast of New Hampshire and southern Maine regions since 2017. Laura offers medical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages for a wide range of skin conditions, including skin cancer screenings and skin cancer treatment, acne, psoriasis, eczema, and much more.

Laura earned her Master of Science in the Physician Assistant Program from Rutgers University. During her time at Rutgers University, Laura was passionate about mentoring and advising students and peers and was a tutor providing educational services and leadership. In 2015, Laura earned the Pathology Award in Excellence. She is also a member of the American Academy of Physicians Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

When she is not treating patients, Laura enjoys spending time with her husband and two boys, hiking with my dog, camping, anything outdoors! Laura looks forward to continuing to provide industry-leading dermatology care to patients in the New Hampshire seacoast area and is committed to delivering the highest quality of care to all her patients.

Quick Facts

  • Medical Dermatology
  • Master of Science in Physician Assistant from Rutgers University
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology and Healthcare Administration from Stonehill College
  • Member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants & Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants
Locations

Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Stratham, NH


Optima Dermatology

23 Portsmouth Ave.,
Stratham, NH 03885

Practice Hours:

Mon: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thurs: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Call Hours:

Mon: 8:00 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Wed: 9:00 a.m. - 7:00 p.m.
Thurs: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
Fri: 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

23 Portsmouth Ave., Stratham, NH 03885

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What our patients are saying:
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"LOVE! Beautiful office and even better staff! Laura and her team are amazing and so helpful. True advocates for my health, highly recommend!!"

- Emily, Stratham, NH

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"Beautiful and clean new building! Laura and all of the staff made me feel very comfortable. Laura was very professional and thorough. I felt heard and genuinely cared for. I didn't wait long. The appointment was quick and efficient but didn't feel rushed."

- Lucia, Stratham, NH

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"Laura answered all of my questions in detail and it was an overall great first consultation!!"

- Tyler, Stratham, NH

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"Laura Anderson & her wonderful professional crew helped me enormously & put my mind at ease to boot!👍"

- Arlene, Stratham, NH

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"Laura is an awesome provider! My teen daughter saw her for her acne. Laura was very thorough and took the time to explain different treatment options to her. My daughter left the visit feeling confident in her treatment plan. Amanda, her Medical Assistant is amazing as well. Thank you both for making her feel comfortable!"

- Stacey, Stratham, NH

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"Recently has my initial visit with Laura Anderson. She listened to my concerns, addressed all questions, was extremely knowledgeable, informative and kind. I have recommended her and Optima Dermatology to several family and friends secondary to my positive experience with everyone at this facility."

- Lin, Stratham, NH

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Jennifer Stead, DO, FAAD

Bio

Dr. Jennifer Stead, board-certified dermatologist, has been serving patients in the New England region since 2011. Dr. Stead offers both medical and surgical dermatology treatments for patients of all ages, for a wide range of skin conditions. She also specializes in medical aesthetic treatments including neuromodulators, dermal fillers, and laser treatments.

Dr. Stead completed her dermatology residency in Michigan at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital and served as their Chief Resident. She received her Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine, preceded by her Bachelor of Science in biology and genetics from Pennsylvania State University.

Dr. Stead has authored numerous clinical publications and is a beloved provider in the southern New Hampshire region. During her free time, Dr. Stead enjoys spending time with her husband and their three children. They can be found embracing outdoor activities, spending time on the seacoast, traveling, and attending the kids’ sporting events.  She is very passionate about the patient’s experience and the continuity of their care.  Dr. Stead looks forward to continuing to provide industry-leading dermatology care to patients in the greater New Hampshire area.

Quick Facts

  • Board-Certified Dermatologist
  • Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology
  • Medical, Surgical, and Cosmetic Dermatology for Patients of All Ages
  • Dermatology residency at St. Joseph Mercy Hospital, Michigan and served as Chief Resident
  • Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine from Philadelphia College of Osteopathic Medicine
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology and Genetics from Pennsylvania State University
Locations

Dermatology and Medical Aesthetics Services in Bedford, NH


Optima Dermatology

176 South River Road,
Bedford, NH 03110

Practice Hours:

Mon: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m
Tues: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Wed: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.
Thurs: 7:45 a.m. - 3:40 p.m.

Call Hours:

Mon: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Tues: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Wed: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Thurs: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.
Fri: 6:30 a.m. - 5:30 p.m.

Optima Dermatology

176 South River Road, Bedford, NH 03110

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What our patients are saying:
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"This was my first visit seeing Dr. Jennifer Stead, and it won't be my last. She is an amazing woman who is very professional and very helpful in her line of work. She explained everything to me before she started my visit. My visit went very well, and I'd recommend her to anyone looking for a caring and smart Dermatologist."

- Cheryl, Bedford, NH

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"Dr Jennifer Stead is so personable and knowledgeable. She truly wants to work with you to solve difficult problems and is very receptive to questions about your care. The facility is bright, tasteful and state of the art. The staff is very friendly and welcoming."

- Siri, Bedford, NH

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"New building smell when you first walk in! I think Dr. Stead is amazing. I’ve had her treat both medical and cosmetic conditions and she’s excellent! She knows her stuff!"

- Lisa, Bedford, NH

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"I have Stage IV cancer and due to medications my hair was thinning….A LOT! Dr. Stead immediately put me at ease, understood my concerns and explained my options. Dr. Stead even called my oncologist directly to discuss my case. Grateful she’s my dermatologist and the rest of my family!"

- Lesley, Bedford, NH

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"Dr. Stead is very professional, thorough, compassionate, knowledgeable and truly amazing. I would recommend her to all my family and friends"

- Krista, Bedford, NH

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