Dunwoody Dermatology Joins Dermatology Solutions Group

Growing southeastern management group adds leading-edge dermatology practice.

June 12, 2017 (Atlanta, GA) —- Dermatology Solutions Group is pleased to announce that Dunwoody Dermatology will be joining their group. Dunwoody Dermatology has been providing medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology in the Brookhaven/Dunwoody area of Atlanta, Georgia for the last eleven years. Dermatology Solutions Group, LLC, a healthcare management company based out of Panama City, Florida, currently manages dermatology practices: Dermatology Specialists of Georgia, Dermatology Specialists of Alabama, Dermatology Specialists of Florida and Dermatology Specialists of Mississippi.

Effective July 1, 2017, Dunwoody Dermatology, located at 4360 Chamblee Dunwoody Road, Suite 260 in Atlanta, Georgia will be Dermatology Specialists of Georgia and Aqua Medical Spa. Board-Certified dermatologist Dr. Lori B. Schaen who has been practicing medicine since 2001, opened the practice in July 2006.  Dr. Schaen and her staff have made every effort to bring state-of-the-art therapies to the area while always striving to provide comprehensive and cost-effective dermatology care to patients of all ages. Dr. Schaen stated, “I am so excited to be joining Dermatology Specialists of Georgia. Now I can focus all my energy and passion into what I enjoy most, which is taking care of my patients!”

Dermatology Solutions Group is committed to providing outstanding physicians, such as Dr. Schaen, the tools necessary to successfully operate an efficient and effective dermatology practice. Chris Brooks, CEO of Dermatology Solutions Group, says, “Adding top-level providers and practices to our organization is always exciting. This is our third location in Georgia (26th location total) and we are thrilled to be expanding in that market.” Brooks added, “We are confident that patients will benefit from the centralized resources and technology available under this new partnership and that Dr. Schaen will benefit from the professional practice management model. It’s truly a win-win.”

About Us

Dermatology Specialists is a physician-owned dermatology group practice that began in Panama City, FL, in 2006 and has since expanded throughout North Florida, Alabama, Mississippi, and Georgia. We currently practice in 25 clinics, have 12 physicians, 14 midlevel providers and operate our own centralized dermatopathology laboratory. Dermatology Solutions Group is a management services organization, providing business and operational support to dermatology practices throughout the Southeast.  Both companies are headquartered in Panama City, FL, and have over 200 employees.

About Lori B. Schaen, MD

Dr. Lori Schaen served her residency in Dermatology at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester, New York. Dr. Schaen earned her Bachelor of Arts degree from Williams College, in Williamstown, Massachusetts. She received her medical degree from the University of Cincinnati College of Medicine. Afterward, she completed a one year internship in pediatrics at the Cincinnati Children’s Hospital Medical Center.

Dr. Schaen’s scope of practice includes comprehensive medical, surgical, cosmetic and laser dermatology. She sees patients of all ages, from infants to elderly, and all skin types.

Dr. Schaen holds memberships in many professional organizations, including: the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Contact Dermatitis Society, the National Psoriasis Foundation, the American Acne and Rosacea Society and the Atlanta Association for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Schaen has received multiple honors, including: the Vitals Annual Patients’ Choice Award for six years in a row, the American Contact Dermatitis Society James R. Nethercott Clinical Award, the Dr. Ernst Beutner Excellence in Immunopathy Award, the H.B. Weiss Award for Clinical Excellence, and Chief Resident of her dermatology residency program. As a recipient of the Woman’s Dermatologic Society Mentorship Grant, Dr. Schaen worked with the internationally renowned Dr. Ilona Frieden, Clinical Professor of Dermatology and Pediatrics at the University of California, San Francisco.

Dr. Schaen is a native of Cincinnati, Ohio. As a former collegiate soccer player, she stays active with her family and three children. Outside her world of dermatology, she enjoys spending time playing racquet sports, chasing her family pets and reading.

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