Dr. Colton graduated from the University of Pennsylvania in 1974 and University of Miami Medical School in 1978, finishing near the top her class. After finishing a four year Dermatology residency at the University of Miami in 1983, she worked in her own dermatology practices in Boca Raton and then Delray Beach.
She is a board-certified Dermatologist and has a long, distinguished career in Dermatology. Dr. Colton has received numerous accolades, most recently being chosen in 2011, as one of the best Dermatologists in America by the U.S. News and World Report.
Dr Colton is currently on faculty at Florida Atlantic University as an Affiliate Assistant Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine and is involved in the dermatology education of medical students.
Dr. Colton’s focus is on comprehensive collaborative dermatology care and works closely with dermatology nurse practitioners to create new innovative care models that will include quality improvement and benchmarks in dermatology.
Dr. Colton is married to Dr. Robert Colton and has five beautiful children and three golden retrievers. She resides in Boca Raton, Florida.
Dr. Angela Weatherall is a board-certified Dermatologist. She received her Bachelor’s degree with honors from the University of Florida and her medical degree with academic and research honors from the University of Florida College of Medicine. While in medical school, she was elected to Alpha Omega Alpha, a prestigious medical honor society. She then did her internship in internal medicine and completed dermatology residency at the University of Texas Health Science Center and the M.D. Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, Texas, which is one of the top cancer centers in the nation.
During her residency, she served as Chief Dermatology Resident where she was actively involved in teaching both medical students and residents. She practices general medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology, but also has a special interest in treating autoimmune skin diseases.
Dr. Weatherall is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the Florida Society for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. She has co-authored several journal articles and edited a book chapter on dermatologic medications.
She is currently on staff at Boca Raton Regional Hospital as a consultant dermatologist. Dr Weatherall is an Associate Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University and is involved in the dermatology education of medical students and residents.
Dr. Weatherall was recently nominated by her peers and named in 2018 as one of the “Top Doctors” in South Florida by Castle Connolly. Castle Connolly uses an independent evaluation survey process of thousands of American doctors each year.
Dr. Weatherall grew up locally in South Florida and returned in 2011 after spending 3 years in private practice in New York City. She is also a proud mother of three young children with her husband, Justin, a local orthopedic surgeon.
Dr. Nicole Conrad has spent the majority of her life in Texas, completing medical school and internship in Internal Medicine at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston, Texas. She did her Dermatology residency in Dallas at University of Texas Southwestern, where she served as chief resident during her final year of training, both at the Dallas Veteran’s Hospital and at Parkland Memorial Hospital.
She was originally board-certified by the American Academy of Dermatology in 2003, and recently completed her 10 year re-certification. She originally practiced for 7 years in a Chicago suburb, then moved to South Florida in 2011 to enjoy the warm weather and active lifestyle.
Dr. Conrad is an Affiliate Assistant Professor of Clinical Biomedical Science in the Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University and is involved in the dermatology education of medical students and residents.
Dermatology has given Dr. Conrad the opportunity to combine her passions of science and art, creativity and technology. She is attracted to all aspects of dermatology, including general dermatology, connective tissue disease, surgical dermatology, as well as cosmetic dermatology. She is published extensively in the literature, including prominent journals such as the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dermatologic Surgery, and the British Journal of Medicine. Dr. Conrad supports the advancement of the field of dermatology with the newest technology, and prioritizes her commitment to her patients.
Personal hobbies include tennis and yoga, and as a teenager, she traveled extensively playing the national junior tennis circuit. In addition to sports, Dr. Conrad enjoys spending time with her family.
Dr. Sasha Chediak is a Florida native, being born and raised in Boca Raton, Florida. After attending Florida Atlantic University, where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and a Master of Biomedical Science, Dr. Chediak received her medical degree and completed a Master of Public Health at Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, graduating in the top 2% of her class. She then completed her internship year and dermatology residency training at Broward Health Medical Center in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. She was board-certified by the American Academy of Dermatology in 2018.
Throughout her training, Dr. Chediak has been involved in several research and teaching opportunities, and she belongs to many professional organizations in her field of dermatology.
Dr. Chediak enjoys practicing all aspects of dermatology, including general, pediatric, cosmetic, and surgical dermatology. She has a strong passion for her specialty and treats every patient with caring and compassion.
Dr. Chediak lives in Boca Raton, Florida with her husband and two children. In her free time, she enjoys traveling, boating, fishing, and spending time with her family and friends. Dr. Chediak is fluent in Spanish.
Lawrence R Feldman MD has been involved in Dermatology since 1980 when he worked at the National Institutes of Health. After graduating from the University of Maryland School of Medicine in 1981 he completed a residency program in Dermatology at the University of Pittsburgh in 1985, where he was honored to be named Chief Resident. At the University of Pittsburgh Dr. Feldman was the principal investigator of the only FDA-approved study conducted on the use of Accutane for the treatment of non-cystic acne.
Returning home to Westminister, Maryland, Dr Feldman established a private practice in general dermatology. From 1985-1991 he was a Clinical Instructor in Dermatology at the University of Maryland School of Medicine. After 28 years of private practice, he and his wife, Dr. Orly Korat, relocated to South Florida.
Drs Feldman and Korat have 2 sons, Dr Samuel Feldman a laser scientist in Austin, Texas, and Dr Eric Rosenberg a resident in Surgery at St Joseph’s Hospital in Patterson New Jersey. Dr Feldman’s main areas of interest in Dermatology are psoriasis, acne, and skin cancer.
Meredith Hancock, MD, FAAD is a board-certified dermatologist who received her Bachelor’s degree in French at the University of Colorado in Boulder where she also studied linguistics and Spanish. Her interests expanded to include computer languages and she worked as a programmer in the IT industry for several years before returning to school to pursue the language of Medicine.
Dr. Hancock received her medical degree at Loyola Stritch School of Medicine outside of Chicago, IL where she stayed to fulfill her internship in internal medicine at Loyola University Medical Center and Hines Veterans’ Hospital. She then completed her dermatology residency and served as chief resident at the Marshfield Clinic in Marshfield, WI – known for its comprehensive care, community focus, and research facilities. After graduating, she stayed on as faculty at the Marshfield Clinic Health System focusing in complex medical dermatology, acute care dermatology, and hospital consults while teaching dermatology, internal medicine, and pediatric residents in addition to medical students.
Dr. Hancock specializes in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology and will serve both adults and children. She has a special interest in complex dermatologic cases including autoimmune and inflammatory conditions. Dr. Hancock is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, a member of the Medical Dermatologic Society, Women’s Dermatologic Society, National Psoriasis Foundation, and American Medical Association. She will be working at our Boca Raton locations. Dr. Hancock and her family recently moved from Wisconsin and are enjoying exploring Southern Florida. She enjoys languages, traveling, cooking, tennis, and spending time with her family and friends. She is fluent in French and proficient in Spanish.
Dr. Dan Ilkovitch is a board-certified dermatologist with an extensive training record in both clinical medicine and research. He completed his undergraduate education with a bachelor of science in Biochemistry & Molecular Biology at the University of Maryland, and then attended medical school at the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, where he received both an MD and a PhD. He completed an internship in Internal Medicine at Mount Sinai Medical Center, followed by a rigorous residency in dermatology at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Following his training he worked at the Cleveland Clinic providing top medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatologic care.
Dr. Ilkovitch is a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology (ABD), and also is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons (ASDS), and the National Psoriasis Foundation (NPF). Dr. Ilkovitch has received his own research funding, has published widely in the fields of dermatology and immunology, has lectured at national conferences, and received many awards and accolades. His clinical interests include diagnosis and treatment of medical dermatologic diseases, skin cancer and melanoma, surgical treatment of skin cancer, and cosmetic treatments such as fillers, neuromodulators, and lasers. Dr. Ilkovitch also serves as a Clinical Affiliate Assistant Professor for Charles E. Schmidt College of Medicine at Florida Atlantic University, and is involved in the dermatology education of medical students and residents. Outside of work, Dr. Ilkovitch enjoys snow skiing, kayaking, exercising, and the beautiful weather of south Florida.
Dr. Lasky is originally from New York and attended New York University where she graduated cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree. She attended medical school at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. After receiving her medical degree, she completed dual residencies in Family Medicine and Dermatology at St John’s Episcopal Hospital in Far Rockaway, New York. She served as Chief Resident during her final year of dermatology residency.
Dr. Lasky is Board Certified, and specializes in medical, cosmetic, laser and surgical dermatology for adults and children. She is a member of the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Osteopathic Association. She is trained in the most up to date medical, surgical, and cosmetic techniques. She works with her patients to provide them with personalized care based on their specific needs. Dr. Lasky recently moved from Manhattan, New York to West Palm Beach with her husband David. She enjoys traveling, spinning, and spending time with family and friends.
Board certified in dermatology, Dr. Tobi Richman-Steinhardt received her medical degree from the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine at Mt. Sinai in Miami Beach FL, and her dermatology residency at Jackson Memorial Hospital in Miami, FL. During her residency, she served as Chief Dermatology Resident.
Dr. Richman-Steinhardt is a diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology, a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and a member of the Florida Society for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Richman-Steinhardt has been in private practice in Boca Raton, FL since 1996. Throughout her time in private practice, Dr. Richman-Steinhardt has volunteered at the Caridad Clinic in Boynton Beach, served as a dermatologist for MEDICO in Honduras, and worked at the Open Clinic in Jaffo, Israel. Dr. Richman- Steinhardt was previously on staff at Jackson Memorial Hospital, and is currently on the staff of Boca Raton Regional Hospital.
Carlos A. Ricotti M.D. is board certified both in dermatology and dermatopathology by the American Boards of Dermatology and Pathology. He completed his residency in Dermatology at the University of Miami, followed by a Dermatopathology Fellowship at University of Texas, Southwestern (UTSW) in Dallas. After spending a year as faculty in the Department of Dermatology at the University of Texas Southwestern, Dr. Ricotti moved to South Florida as a staff physician for the University of Miami Hospitals Inpatient Dermatology unit and as Director of DermDx Dermatopathology Consulting laboratory.
Currently Dr. Ricotti is co-Director of the Larkin Community Hospital Dermatology inpatient unit, director of dermatopathology at Vitro Molecular Laboratories and a team Dermatologist at ClearlyDerm. Dr. Ricotti has a special interest in psoriasis, inflammatory skin conditions, and various forms of skin cancers. He has extensively published in peer review scientific journals, authored book chapters for dermatology texts and has been an invited speaker on dermatological conditions at local, national and international medical conferences.
His interest in advancing the diagnostic and therapeutic aspects of dermatology continues as an active investigator in several clinical trials. In order to find the best diagnostic and therapeutic options for and with his patients he focuses on utilizing current up to date evidenced based medical approaches.
Dr. Ricotti’s interests outside of work include kite surfing, tennis, yoga, and art.
Dr. Steven Shapiro received his BA from SUNY Buffalo, NY and his medical degree from
Tulane Medical School, New Orleans, LA. He completed a residency in Pediatrics at The
Mount Sinai Hospital, NYC. After attaining Board Certification in Pediatrics, he went on to
complete a Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship at Stanford University Hospital, Palo Alto, CA.
Dr. Shapiro practiced dermatology in New York, Arizona, Hawaii, Louisiana, and since
1996 in Mississippi. He was most recently the Director of Pediatric Dermatology at the
Hattiesburg Clinic in Mississippi and an Associate Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology at Tulane Medical School, New Orleans, LA.
He was a clinical lecturer at LSU and Tulane Medical School’s and has participated in
numerous clinical trials in psoriasis over a 17 year period. He has lectured throughout
the US on various topics in Pediatric Dermatology to include; Fungal Infections, Atopic
Dermatitis, Acne, Psoriasis, and Rashes.
Dr. Shapiro and his wife recently relocated to Boca Raton, FL to be near relatives and enjoy the lifestyle. He joined ClearlyDerm in 2019 to continue his professional passion for general, pediatric and academic dermatology.
Dr. Andrew Styperek is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship trained Mohs surgeon. Andrew completed his undergraduate education and M.B.A. at Harvard University in Boston, MA, and medical school at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. He completed dermatology residency at the University of Miami School Medicine, where he served as Chief Resident from 2013-2014. After residency, he completed additional fellowship training in Mohs, laser and cosmetic surgery with Dr. Leonard Goldberg at Houston Methodist Hospital.
Dr. Styperek is a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology (ABD). He is also a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS), and American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS). Dr. Styperek has conducted clinical research and lectured internationally. He also has numerous publications in peer-review journals. His clinical interests include skin cancer detection and treatment, aesthetic and cosmetic treatments, and the management of veneous disease. He is an avid tennis player since his days on the NCAA Division I Harvard Tennis Team and an outdoor enthusiast. He speaks English, Polish, and Spanish. Dr. Styperek lives in Broward County, FL with his wife and daughter.
Elizabeth Meador graduated from Case Western Reserve University with a Master’s degree in nursing and became a Family Nurse Practitioner in 1998. She has been practicing dermatology in South Florida since 2005. For four years, Elizabeth worked closely with Dr. Andrea Colton in her office in Delray Beach, moving with Dr. Colton when she started ClearlyDerm in 2011. She is currently a lead dermatology nurse practitioner for ClearlyDerm in Boca Raton, Florida.
Elizabeth is a preceptor at Florida Atlantic University, University of South Florida, and Nova Southeatern University. She instructs family nurse practitioner students who are interested in pursuing dermatology, and continues to support all nurse practitioners, who have educational needs in the field of dermatology.
Allison received both her Bachelor of Science in Nursing and Doctorate of Nursing Practice from the University of Florida, graduating summa cum laude. For each degree, she was awarded the academic excellence award given to the top scholar in the program. She became a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner in 2012 and began her career as a dermatology NP in academia at the University of Florida’s Department of Dermatology, training under the attending physicians. She then relocated to the Washington DC area continuing her practice in a private dermatology office prior to relocating back home to South Florida and joining ClearlyDerm.
She has co-authored a published journal article and was recently nominated and received UF’s Outstanding Young Alumnus award. Allison provides a wide range of medical and cosmetic dermatology services to patients of all ages.
Barbi received her Bachelor of Science in Health Education from Florida International University in 1999. In 2002, she earned a Master of Clinical Medical Science and graduated as a Physician Assistant from Barry University.
She has been practicing in the field of Dermatology since 2003. Her services include skin exams, skin cancer treatments, surgical removal of malignant or benign skin lesions, acne treatments, Botox, IPL photorejuvenation, microdermabrasion, and other lasers.
Barbi is a member of the Florida Society of Dermatology Physicians Assistants, Florida Academy of Physician Assistants and Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Jodi graduated from the University of Florida in 1999 with a Bachelor’s degree in Health Education and earned her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies, also from the University of Florida, in 2001. She received specialized training in both surgical dermatology and plastic surgery. She has been practicing in these fields locally since 2001. Jodi provides a wide range of services to patients of all ages, including skin exams, skin cancer treatments, surgical removal of benign and malignant lesions, sclerotherapy, laser treatments, neurotoxins, and fillers.
Jamie is a Physician Assistant certified through the National Commission of Physician Assistants and licensed in the State of Florida. She has been practicing since 2006 and is proficient in examining, assessing and treating patients with dermatologic needs. Under the supervision of a physician, she can perform surgical procedures and write prescriptions. Jamie graduated from Nova Southeastern University with a Bachelor’s Degree of Science in Physician studies and a Master’s Degree of Medical Science. During her clinical year, she trained under three renowned board certified dermatologists in South Florida.
Erika graduated from the University of Florida in 2002 with her Bachelor of Science in Psychology. She then completed her Master’s of Public Health in 2005 at Florida International University, where she graduated with honors. After earning her MPH, Erika continued her education at Nova Southeastern University, where she again graduated with honors with a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies in 2007.
After graduation, Erika worked in pediatric dermatology at Miami Children’s Hospital for 6 years before joining Clearlyderm. She has received specialized training in pediatric dermatology, including the management and treatment birthmarks (hemangiomas, port wine stains, moles, etc), molluscum, warts, acne, rashes, eczema, etc.
Lindsay graduated from Nova Southeastern University receiving both her Bachelor of Science degree as well as her Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant in 2004. She has been practicing in the field of dermatology since 2004 at several offices in South Florida.
In addition, Lindsay has advanced training in laser treatments, microdermabrasion, IPL photorejuvenation and Botox. Lindsay is a member of the Florida Association of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Alison is a licensed medical aesthetician with over fifteen years of experience. Prior to joining ClearlyDerm, she worked with a renowned plastic surgeon developing expertise in microneedling, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and medical grade facials. She has the skills to identify and customize a unique skin care program for each of her clients. Alison has a passion for total body wellness, combined with her love of skin care. She is committed to helping people achieve their goal of beautiful healthy skin and making them feel the best they can.
Daphne Gardon-Brown has enhanced the team of exceptional providers at Delray Beach Clearlyderm with 20 years of experience and an incessant drive for learning and research in the ever-evolving field of medical aesthetics.
Daphne’s specialties include: Different grades of chemical peels, Microneedling with PRP, Microdermabrasion, Microcurrent treatments, IntraCeuticals Oxygen Facials, Dermaplaning, acne and rosacea treatments.
Trained in the latest medical grade skincare products and the most innovative rejuvenation procedures. Daphne’s goal is to provide her clients with individualized aesthetic care involving a customized treatment plan to help them restore, maintain and enhance their skin’s health and achieve their best result. “Making her clients look and feel better is the core of Daphne’s skincare philosophy.”