Faculty members in the Saint Louis University Department of Dermatology serve as editorial board members, course directors and active academic members of their subspecialties serving on committees and boards of directors. Several SLU faculty are listed in Best Physicians in America and Best Doctors in Saint Louis.
M. Yadira Hurley, M.D.
Dermatopathology Fellowship Associate Program Director
Specialties: Blistering disorders, cutaneous lymphoma, clinicopathologic correlation
Alexander Aria, M.D.
Mohs Micrographic Surgery
Specialties: Skin cancer, Mohs micrographic surgery, dermatologic surgery, melanoma, scar revision
Ramona Behshad, M.D.
Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship Director
Specialties: Skin cancer, dermatologic surgery, Mohs surgery, melanoma, pigmented lesions, scar revision, advocacy/organized medicine
Nicole M. Burkemper, M.D.
Residency Program Director
Dermatopathology Fellowship Program Director
Specialties: Clinicopathologic correlation, contact dermatitis, residency education, quality improvement
Sofia Chaudhry, M.D.
Specialty: Dermatological manifestations of rheumatic diseases
Jennifer Albus Fehlman, M.D.
Specialties: Medical and cosmetic dermatology, injectables, laser surgery, sclerotherapy
A. Mary Guo, M.D.
Medical Student Education Director
Specialties: Vulvar dermatoses/women’s health, medical student education
Gillian Heinecke, M.D.
Associate Program Director
Specialties: Clinicopathologic correlation, psoriasis, residency education
Craig Leonardi, M.D.
Specialties: Psoriasis, clinical trials
Kristin Smith, M.D.
Specialties: Melanocytic lesions and squamous neoplasms
Daniel A. West, M.D.
Specialties: General dermatology, systemic drug interactions
Kimberly L. Brown, PA-C, MMS
Specialty: General dermatology, hair loss
Elaine Siegfried, M.D.
Professor, Primary appointment in Pediatrics
Specialties: Atopic dermatitis, eczema, psoriasis, acne, hyperhidrosis
Saniya Shaikh, D.O.
Specialties: Medical and cosmetic dermatology, injectables, and laser surgery
Emily Smith, M.D.
Specialties: Melanoma, pigmented skin lesions, skin cancer, complex cutaneous oncology, oncodermatology, clinicopathologic correlation
Alex Wood, PA-C
Specialties: General Dermatology