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About Us

Norman Minars, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University of Miami School of Medicine
  • Former President of Miami Dermatologic Society

Todd Minars, MD

  • Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University of Miami School of Medicine
  • Former Chief Resident in Dermatology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine

Harold Jaimes, MD

  • Specializes exclusively in the treatment of leg veins
  • Performs over 1,000 leg vein procedures each year
  • Board-certified in Internal Medicine

Ran Huo, MD

Fluent in Mandarin Chinese

  • Undergrad: University of Miami
  • Bachelor of Science in Biology
  • Medical School: University of Miami Miller School of Medicine

Catherine Harrison Balestra, MD

Catherine Harrison Balestra, MD is a Miami native who earned her undergraduate degree from Princeton University.

Pamela Miller, MCMS, PA-C

Pamela is a board certified Physician Assistant. She has a total of 15 years in the field of Dermatology. She has been a trainer for Botox for hyperhidrosis, Botox Cosmetic, and Juvederm.

Marianna Helin, ARNP

Fluent in Finnish

Marianna comes to us from MIT where she practiced dermatology for the last several years (in fact she was the only dermatology provider for the 25,000 patients under this health plan.) She has over 10 years of experience in dermatology and is a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner. She is from Finland and loves opera.

Traci Long, PA -C

  • University of FL: BS of Psychology, 1998
  • Nova Southeastern University: BS of Physician Assistant, 2000

Richard Galitz, MD, FACS

  • Double board-certified Plastic Surgeon (American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery AND American Board of Otolaryngology)
  • Masters in Fine Art (sculpture and painting) from the University of Maryland
  • Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Miami School of Medicine

Alejandra Vivas, MD

Fluent in Spanish

Born in Austin, Texas but Venezuelan through parents, Dr. Vivas received her MD from Central University of Venezuela, where she graduated with honors in the top 5% of her class.

Lucy Martin, MD

Fluent in Spanish

  • Board-Certified Dermatologist
  • Residency in Dermatology at University of Miami
  • Post-Doctoral research fellowship in clinical dermatology at the University of Miami

Timothy Wu, MD

  • Board-Certified Dermatologist
  • NYU School of Medicine
  • University of Miami – Dermatology Residency
  • University of California, Berkeley – BA in Biology (with honors)

Shailee Patel, MD

Shailee Patel, M.D. is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Cutaneous Surgeon highly trained in medical dermatology, dermatologic surgery, and cosmetic dermatology.

Her expertise includes:

Olivera Stojadinovic, MD PhD

Dr. Olivera Stojadinovic (Dr. S.) is a board-certified dermatologist, holding the position of Voluntary Clinical Professor at the Dr. Phillip Frost Department of Dermatology, University of Miami.

Diane Muzik

Trained in advanced paramedical skin care at the nationally accredited Florida College of Natural Health. Diane treats acne, pigmentation, unwanted hair, and early signs of aging with a blend of medical-grade and holistic therapies.

Procedures include:

  • facials
  • peels
  • laser hair removal
  • Microneedling

Ashley Pardue-Gomez, MSN, APRN, FNP-C

Ashley Pardue-Gomez is an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner certified in Dermatology. She received her Masters of Science and Family Nurse Practitioner degree from Florida International University, and is a member of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners as well as the Florida Nurses Association.

Her focus is on:

  • Total-Body Skin Cancer Screenings
  • biopsies
  • laser treatments
  • BOTOX® Cosmetic treatment

Marcelyn Coley, MD

Dr. Coley received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Miami. She went on to study medicine and obtained her M.D. from Morehouse School of Medicine in Atlanta, GA. After completing a General Surgery Internship at Mount Sinai Hospital in New York, she completed Dermatology Residency training at the State University of New York Downstate in Brooklyn, NY.

Her focus is on:

  • pediatric
  • skin of color dermatology
  • pigmentation issues,
  • laser treatment for acne scarring,
  • scarring hair loss

Dr. Mojgan Hosseinipour, D.O., FAAD

Dr. Hosseinipour is a Board-Certified Dermatologist & Clinical Research Investigator, with a clinical focus in skin cancer, ethnic skin, and procedural dermatology. She graduated Cum Laude from the University of South Florida and completed medical school with honors in research from LECOM-Bradenton.

Her focus is on:

  • Acne,
  • Hair Loss,
  • Advanced Skin Care Needs
  • Cosmetic Dermatology

Media Mentions

Medical Society Memberships


For Great Orthodontic Care go to Minars Orthodontics (just down the street):

    Michael Minars, DMD Board Certified Orthodontist

Below are a collection of some our patient testimonials and reviews for your reference. If you’d like to see even more, please visit our Reviews page. 


4060 Sheridan Street, Suite C
Hollywood, Florida 33021

From the moment I walked into his office, I was impressed by the warm and welcoming environment. The staff was friendly and accommodating, and the doctor was incredibly knowledgeable and attentive.
J. Michaels
Rating 5/5
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We are a member of the TopLine MD Alliance, a collective group of practices, providers and specialty centers that help patients navigate a complicated healthcare system. Membership in the alliance is highly selective and based on exceptional patient satisfaction. Our priority is to provide you with top-of-the-line care, through a network of dedicated people you can trust, while making your experience simple and convenient.

Florida Academy of Dermatology

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