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Peter J. Katz, MD

Biography

Dr. Katz is a Board Certified Dermatologist who is knowledgeable in the latest treatment protocols for skin diseases and conditions. Professional areas of interest include early skin cancer detection and treatments of rosacea, eczema and atopic dermatitis, acne, psoriasis, vitiligo, warts, molluscum, skin allergies, rashes, dermatologic surgery for skin cancer and problematic growths, surgical treatment of rhinophyma and laser tattoo removal.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Whitewater, WI

Medical School:
Medical College of Wisconsin, WI

Dermatology Residency:
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, IA

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American Contact Dermatology Society
American Medical Association

Achievements

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • MCW Honors in Medical research
  • MCW Merck Award for outstanding achievement in medical academics
  • MCW Brooker Award for outstanding achievement in pharmacology
  • University of Iowa Dermatology Chief Resident
  • NCAA Football div III 1st team Academic All-American
  • Wisconsin Intercollegiate Conference Scholar Athlete of the Year

Publications

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Peter J. Katz, MD

Biography

Dr. Katz is a Board Certified Dermatologist who is knowledgeable in the latest treatment protocols for skin diseases and conditions. Professional areas of interest include early skin cancer detection and treatments of rosacea, eczema and atopic dermatitis, acne, psoriasis, vitiligo, warts, molluscum, skin allergies, rashes, dermatologic surgery for skin cancer and problematic growths, surgical treatment of rhinophyma and laser tattoo removal.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Whitewater, WI

Medical School:
Medical College of Wisconsin, WI

Dermatology Residency:
University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, IA

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American Contact Dermatology Society
American Medical Association

Achievements

  • Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society
  • MCW Honors in Medical research
  • MCW Merck Award for outstanding achievement in medical academics
  • MCW Brooker Award for outstanding achievement in pharmacology
  • University of Iowa Dermatology Chief Resident
  • NCAA Football div III 1st team Academic All-American
  • Wisconsin Intercollegiate Conference Scholar Athlete of the Year

Publications

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Michelle D. Lewis, MD

Biography

Dr. Lewis is a Board Certified Dermatologist. Her professional areas of interest include skin cancer detection and treatment, psoriasis treatment including phototherapy and acne treatment.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
Stanford University, CA

Medical School:
UCLA School of Medicine, CA

Dermatology Residency:
Brown Medical School, RI

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology

Achievements

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation, American Medical Women's Association
  • Brown Dermatology -- Chief Resident

Publications

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Michelle D. Lewis, MD

Biography

Dr. Lewis is a Board Certified Dermatologist. Her professional areas of interest include skin cancer detection and treatment, psoriasis treatment including phototherapy and acne treatment.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
Stanford University, CA

Medical School:
UCLA School of Medicine, CA

Dermatology Residency:
Brown Medical School, RI

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology

Achievements

  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Glasgow-Rubin Achievement Citation, American Medical Women's Association
  • Brown Dermatology -- Chief Resident

Publications

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Brent R. Weed, MD

Biography

Dr. Weed is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist. His professional areas of interest include general dermatologic diseases, skin cancer detection and treatment, and Dermatopathology (definitive microscope diagnosis of diseases and conditions of the skin, hair, and nails).

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
Brigham Young University, UT

Medical School:
University of Nevada School of Medicine, NV

Dermatology Residency:
Mayo Clinic, MN

Dermatopathology Fellowship:
Mayo Clinic, MN

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Board Certified Dermatopathologist (American Board of Dermatopathology)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology

Achievements

  • Paul A O'Leary Award (For excellence in patient care, education, and research)
  • Regents' Scholar Award
  • Dean's Scholar Award
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Cum Laude
  • Garth L. Lee Teaching Award for excellent instructional work in chemistry

Publications

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Brent R. Weed, MD

Biography

Dr. Weed is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Dermatopathologist. His professional areas of interest include general dermatologic diseases, skin cancer detection and treatment, and Dermatopathology (definitive microscope diagnosis of diseases and conditions of the skin, hair, and nails).

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
Brigham Young University, UT

Medical School:
University of Nevada School of Medicine, NV

Dermatology Residency:
Mayo Clinic, MN

Dermatopathology Fellowship:
Mayo Clinic, MN

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Board Certified Dermatopathologist (American Board of Dermatopathology)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology

Achievements

  • Paul A O'Leary Award (For excellence in patient care, education, and research)
  • Regents' Scholar Award
  • Dean's Scholar Award
  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • Cum Laude
  • Garth L. Lee Teaching Award for excellent instructional work in chemistry

Publications

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Marcella K. Teske, APNP

Biography

Marcella is a Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber. She specializes in acne treatments, psoriasis treatment, including biologics and phototherapy, wart treatment and skin cancer detection.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, WI

Graduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, WI

Certificates and Fellowships

Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (Board of Nursing)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Achievements

  • Nurse of the Year Award - St. Elizabeth Hospital
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Marcella K. Teske, APNP

Biography

Marcella is a Board Certified Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber. She specializes in acne treatments, psoriasis treatment, including biologics and phototherapy, wart treatment and skin cancer detection.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, WI

Graduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, WI

Certificates and Fellowships

Advanced Practice Nurse Prescriber (Board of Nursing)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
American Association of Nurse Practitioners

Achievements

  • Nurse of the Year Award - St. Elizabeth Hospital
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David E. Bertler, MD

Biography

Dr. Bertler is a Board Certified Dermatologist and a fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Skin Cancer Surgeon. He has completed an intensive training program in skin cancer surgery and advanced facial reconstruction. His professional areas of interest are skin cancer detection/treatment and Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Minnesota, MN

Medical School:
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Bethesda, MD

Dermatology Residency:
Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, CO

Mohs Fellowship:
University of Louisville, KY

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Fellowship Trained Mohs Surgeon (American College of Mohs Surgery)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Surgery
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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David E. Bertler, MD

Biography

Dr. Bertler is a Board Certified Dermatologist and a fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Skin Cancer Surgeon. He has completed an intensive training program in skin cancer surgery and advanced facial reconstruction. His professional areas of interest are skin cancer detection/treatment and Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Minnesota, MN

Medical School:
Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences Bethesda, MD

Dermatology Residency:
Fitzsimons Army Medical Center, CO

Mohs Fellowship:
University of Louisville, KY

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

Certificates and Fellowships

Board Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Fellowship Trained Mohs Surgeon (American College of Mohs Surgery)

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Surgery
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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Lisa B. Campbell, MD

Biography

Dr. Campbell is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Skin Cancer Surgeon. She has completed an intensive training program in skin cancer surgery and advanced facial reconstruction. Her professional areas of interest include skin cancer detection/treatment and Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Madison, WI

Medical School:
University of Wisconsin Madison, WI

Dermatology Residency:
Geisinger Medical Center, PA

Mohs Fellowship:
Geisinger Medical Center, PA

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

Certificates and Fellowships

Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon (American College of Mohs Surgery)
Medical Scholars Summer Research Fellowship

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Surgery
Womens Dermatologic Society
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Achievements

Alpha Omega Alpha
Dr. Roger Hammer Memorial Scholarship
Phi Beta Kappa
Medical Scholars Program at University of Wisconsin

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Lisa B. Campbell, MD

Biography

Dr. Campbell is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a fellowship trained Mohs Micrographic Skin Cancer Surgeon. She has completed an intensive training program in skin cancer surgery and advanced facial reconstruction. Her professional areas of interest include skin cancer detection/treatment and Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgery.

Education

Undergraduate Degree:
University of Wisconsin Madison, WI

Medical School:
University of Wisconsin Madison, WI

Dermatology Residency:
Geisinger Medical Center, PA

Mohs Fellowship:
Geisinger Medical Center, PA

Hospital Affiliations

  • Aurora Medical Center Manitowoc County

Certificates and Fellowships

Board-Certified Dermatologist (American Board of Dermatology)
Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon (American College of Mohs Surgery)
Medical Scholars Summer Research Fellowship

Professional Memberships

American Academy of Dermatology
American College of Mohs Surgery
Womens Dermatologic Society
American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Achievements

Alpha Omega Alpha
Dr. Roger Hammer Memorial Scholarship
Phi Beta Kappa
Medical Scholars Program at University of Wisconsin

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Nicole Cote, MD, FAAD, FACMS

Dr. Nicole Cote is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon with over 10 years of experience in medical dermatology including treatment for acne, eczema, and psoriasis, and performing Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgeries. As a physician, Dr. Cote aims to provide excellent patient care, while ensuring patients are comfortable and leave their visit feeling confident in the care they received.

Education

  • Undergraduate Degree:
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • Medical School:
  • Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Dermatology Residency:
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems, Richmond, VA
  • Dermatopathology Fellowship:
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship:
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems, Richmond, VA

Certificates

  • American Board of Dermatology
  • American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American College of Mohs Surgery
  • American Society of Dermatopathology
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Nicole Cote, MD, FAAD, FACMS

Dr. Nicole Cote is a board-certified dermatologist and fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon with over 10 years of experience in medical dermatology including treatment for acne, eczema, and psoriasis, and performing Mohs micrographic skin cancer surgeries. As a physician, Dr. Cote aims to provide excellent patient care, while ensuring patients are comfortable and leave their visit feeling confident in the care they received.

Education

  • Undergraduate Degree:
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • Medical School:
  • Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Dermatology Residency:
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems, Richmond, VA
  • Dermatopathology Fellowship:
  • University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA
  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery Fellowship:
  • Virginia Commonwealth University Health Systems, Richmond, VA

Certificates

  • American Board of Dermatology
  • American Boards of Pathology and Dermatology

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • American College of Mohs Surgery
  • American Society of Dermatopathology

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