About Us

Staff

Christian Hoag is the owner and chief of operations. He received his M.B.A. in 2003 from San Diego State University and his B.A. in Economics in 1992 from the University of Connecticut.

Stephanie is our Nurse Manager. She is a Licensed Vocational Nurse, a Licensed Medical Aesthetician and a Clinical Research Coordinator. She has 20 years of nursing experience in dermatology, pediatrics, internal medicine and rehabilitation medicine.

Cynthia is a Certified Medical Assistant specializing in dermatologic nursing, scribing and insurance authorization procedures. She has 14 years of nursing experience in dermatology and family practice.

Karla is our Clinical Research Coordinator. She has 12 years of experience in research procedures, database management and front office administration in dermatology and internal medicine.

Lupita is a Certified Medical Assistant specializing in dermatologic nursing, scribing and laboratory procedures. She has 7 years of nursing experience in dermatology and otolaryngology.

Lynne specializes in front office scheduling, reception, and medical records coordination. She has 11 years of combined experience in dermatology, veterinary administration and general medical billing.

Phuong is a Certified Professional Coder and a member of the AAPC. She has over 20 years of experience in medical billing for gynecology, internal medicine, family medicine, physical therapy and dermatology.

Courtney is our Front Office Lead. She is our patient referral coordinator, the active contact for medical billing questions, and she cross covers as a medical assistant. Her 12 years of experience in customer service has included office administration in Dermatology, Orthopedics and Internal Medicine.

Lacey is our Front Office Receptionist. Her background includes a major in Business Administration and coursework in Medical Transcription Editing. She has 9 years of combined experience in Social Media Marketing and customer service.

Crystal is a Medical Assistant who coordinates patient flow, assists with laboratory procedures and back office administration, as well as electronic medical record data entry and scanning.

James is a front office administrator. He graduated from technical school with a medical billing and coding diploma. He has over ten years experience working in customer service and over two years experience working within the medical field.

Megan specializes in patient treatment coordination, scheduling, and lab results communication. She has 2 years of experience in dermatology administration and 4 years of experience in customer service.

Connie is a Medical Assistant, who is experienced in patient intake and medical scribing. She has 3 years of back office experience in dermatology, emergency room, orthopedic surgery, family medicine, and urology.

Marian is a Medical Assistant and Scribe with 2 years of experience in dermatology and orthopedics. She got her Bachelors in Neuroscience and hopes to get her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies.