Antonio Cruz, MD, FAAD, FACMS
Antonio Cruz, MD graduated from Boston College. He completed medical school at The Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University and an Internal Medicine Internship at The Roger Williams Medical Center. He completed a Residency in Dermatology, a Fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Dermatologic Surgery, and Cutaneous Oncology at the Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University. His practice focuses on Mohs micrographic surgery as well as dermatologic surgery and cosmetic dermatology. He previously supervised the Dermatologic Surgery and Cosmetic Dermatology clinics for the senior Dermatology residents of Alpert Medical School and is Clinical Assistant Professor of Dermatology. Dr. Cruz is an Adjunct Faculty Member of the Alpert Medical School Department of Plastic Surgery and also Associate Program Director of the Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship of the Roger Williams Medical Center. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery and Fellow in the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery.
Mark Trott, PA-C
Dermatology Physician Assistant
Mark Trott, PA-C Received his Bachelor’s degree from the University of Maine, Orono and Graduated from the Northeastern University Physician Assistant Program in Boston. He has earned a Masters Degree in Health Professions from Northeastern University and a Masters in Business Administration from Bryant University. Mark became one of the first Physician Assistants in the country to achieve Diplomate status with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Mark enjoys all aspects of General Dermatology but has a special interest and expertise in cutaneous oncology. Mark is an Adjunct Clinical Instructor in the Department of Public Health and Community Medicine at Tufts University School of Medicine. He has taught an Introduction to Dermatology Course for the Northeastern University Nurse Practitioner Program for many years, and has enjoyed mentoring Medical Students, Residents, PA and NP students throughout his career. Mark oversees the Photodynamic Therapy Program at SKINPros.
Elizabeth A. Welch, MD
Dr. Welch graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from New York University. She received her M.D. degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. After two years of Internal Medicine training at Brown University she entered the Brown Dermatology Fellowship program. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology having received the American Board of Dermatology Certification in 1981. Dr. Welch is on the Staff of The Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital, and The Roger Williams Medical Center. As an Assistant Clinical Professor in Dermatology at Brown University Medical School she is active in the teaching of Dermatology Residents and as a mentor to female medical students. Dr. Welch is a founding member of the RI Medical Women’s Association, member of the RI Dermatology Society and the first Dermatology Representative to the Council of the RI Medical Society where she served for many years.
Dr. Welch is particularly interested in rejuvenation through the use of Fillers, Neuromodulators, Laser, Chemical Peels, Sclerotherapy of spider veins, Microdermabrasion, and Light therapy for the cosmetic patient.
Stephen E. Glinick, MD
General and Surgical Dermatology
Dr. Glinick graduated Summa Cum Laude from Bowdoin College and received his M.D. degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. After three years of internal medicine training at Brown University, he passed the certifying exam for The American Board in Internal Medicine. He also trained in dermatology at Brown University, and was awarded his Boards in dermatology. Dr. Glinick founded the Dermatologic Surgery Clinic at The Providence Veterans Medical Center and taught there for 27 years. An Associate Professor in Clinical Dermatology at Brown University, he is an active staff member at The Rhode Hospital, The Miriam Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, The RI Medical Society, The New England Dermatology Society, Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Glinick received the 1998 “Excellence in Teaching Award” from the Brown University Program in Dermatology.
Stephen Cullen, PA-C
Steve Cullen, PA-C, MPAS received his BA in Business at the University of Massachusetts Amherst and worked for many years in finance. He then attended Franklin Pierce University for his Master’s Degree in Physician Assistant Science and was an EMT in the Boston area prior to graduate school. His own skin cancer history prompted him to focus on the field of Dermatology. He has particular interest in diagnosing and treating skin cancers and other chronic conditions of the skin. He is a member in good standing of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Mr. Cullen performs skin cancer screenings in addition to treating common skin disorders alongside his team of Dermatology providers.
Paige Landry, PA-C
Paige Landry, PA-C received her bachelor’s degree magna cum laude from Connecticut College with a dual major in Behavioral Neuroscience and Psychology. She gradated from Northeastern University Physician Assistant Program in Boston where she also earned a Master of Science degree. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Paige enjoys working in general dermatology and performs skin cancer screenings in addition to treating common skin conditions.
All of our professionals at SKINPros maintain the highest level of accreditation to offer the highest quality care to each and every patient.
Our receptionist is the first person you will encounter. She along with a medical assistant may schedule your appointments, register your materials and mail you a questionnaire and brochure.
Our nursing staff assists directly in your care. This caring staff has decades of combined experience in Mohs surgery. They assist in consultations, evaluation, patient education and as surgical assistants. They are available to answer any questions you may have about the procedure and post-operative care.
Our unit employs a Moh technician that is American Socierty for Clinical Pathology (ASCP) certified. The tissue is processed in our state-of-the-art lab, which is inspected annually by state and federal organizations such as Clinical Laboratory Improvement Amendments (CLIA).
Residents and Medical Students
Medical students have a mostly observational role in the unit. Our residents and fellows are specifically involved with the evaluations and assisting in surgery. This is part of our mission as a teaching program. However, the attending physician is actively involved in all key aspects of your care.
Our Mohs Surgeon is a Board Certified Dermatologist and Fellowship Trained Skin Cancer and Reconstructive Surgeon.