Our staff is composed of board-certified dermatologists, a board-certified Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine physician, experienced physician assistants, and licensed aestheticians.
Nancy L. Silverberg, M.D., Board Certified Dermatology
Dr. Nancy Lee Silverberg graduated from Cornell University and the St. Louis University School of Medicine, both with honors. She completed residency training in Internal Medicine at the University of Arizona and in Dermatology at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Silverberg is currently associate clinical professor of Dermatology at UCI and on the medical staff at Hoag Hospital, where she served as chairman of Dermatology. She has also served on the Medical Executive Committee at Hoag Hospital and on the board of the 552 Club. She is Board Certified in Dermatology, specializes in Mohs micrographic surgery for skin cancer, laser surgery and cosmetic dermatology. She has served as a principal investigator in clinical trials for new drugs and procedures for the FDA. Dr. Nancy has been in private practice in Newport Beach since 1985.
Larry F. Silverberg, M.D., Board Certified Internal Medicine
Dr. Larry Silverberg, F.A.C.P., F.A.C.E.P. graduated from the University of Colorado undergraduate and Medical School. After three years in the Indian Health Service, he completed an Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Arizona where he was on the faculty as a Consulting Internist in the Department of Family and Community Medicine. Dr. Silverberg subsequently served as Associate Dean at the College of Medicine, University of California, Irvine before joining this practice in 1990 as a Consulting Internist. He remains active in teaching at UCI as a Clinical Professor of Medicine, and is an active member and former Chairman of Medicine of Hoag Hospital Medical Staff. He is Board Certified in Internal Medicine and Emergency Medicine, with Subspecialty Boards in Geriatrics and Critical Care.
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Wieke Liem, M.D., Board Certified Dermatology
Dr. Wieke Liem graduated from Stanford University and UCI Medical School, both with honors. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine at the Oregon Health Sciences University and residency in Dermatology at UCI. She has been in private practice since 1993, with an emphasis in medical and cosmetic dermatology. She is Board Certified in Dermatology.
Sam Truong, M.D., Board Certified Dermatology
Dr. Truong specializes in medical and surgical dermatology. He received his Medical Degree with alpha omega honors (AOA) from the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF), which consistently ranks as one of the top three medical schools in the country. Dr. Truong is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery. He has had extensive training in skin cancer surgery and has had experience managing multiple skin conditions, including dermatitis, acne, eczema, psoriasis, rosacea, and skin cancer detection and removal. When he is not working, he likes to spend his time outdoors. He enjoys hiking, cycling, and is an enthusiastic photographer and avid traveler.
Azin Meshkinpour, M.D., Board Certified Dermatology
Dr. Azin Meshkinpour is a Board Certified Dermatologist through the American Academy of Dermatology. She attended the University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) for her undergraduate and Master’s Degree. She then attended the University of California, Irvine (UCI) for her medical degree, where she also completed her Internship and Dermatology Residency. Dr. Meshkinpour is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Society for Mohs surgery. She has been in practice since 2002, with an emphasis in medical and cosmetic dermatology.
Dana Ellis, M.D., Board Certified Dermatology
Dr. Dana Ellis is a Board Certified Dermatologist from Ontario, Canada. Dr. Ellis graduated first in her class from Tulane University, School of Medicine. She completed her internship in Internal Medicine and her Dermatology Residency at the Tulane Medical Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Dr. Ellis has participated in many research projects and has an extensive list of publications. Before starting her career in medicine, Dr. Ellis was a member of the Canadian National Track & Field Team and participated in the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens, Greece.
Sarah Edwards, MHS, PA-C
Sarah Edwards, MHS, PA-C graduated from University of Colorado with a bachelor’s degree in Integrative Physiology. She then attended Quinnipiac University in Connecticut, where she received a Master of Health Science from the Physician Assistant program. Sarah graduated summa cum laude and was inducted into the Pi Alpha Physician Assistant National Honor Society, an honor given to only the top 5% of PA graduates.
Sarah has focused her passion and training in the fields of medical and cosmetic dermatology. She has received extensive training in diagnosing and treating a wide variety of skin conditions, including skin cancer, actinic keratoses, acne, rosacea, warts, psoriasis and more. She has also been trained in Coolsculpting, microneedling, chemical peels, lasers, IPL, Botox and fillers such as Juvederm, Restylane and Radiesse.
Anneke Shenkin, Licensed Aesthetician
Anneke is a licensed aesthetician and licensed massage therapist with over 21 years of experience. She began her career in the aesthetics industry in 1995, where she received extensive training at Origins Spa, an exclusive Estee Lauder Spa in New York City. She also attended the Swedish Institute College of Health and Sciences in New York City. Anneke is skilled in medical grade facials, peels, microdermabrasion, and multiple massage modalities. She works closely with our Providers to develop a customized skin care program, incorporating a variety of modalities and products to create a unique experience and positive clinical outcomes for each patient based on his or her individual needs.