Meet Ohio State's team of dermatology experts


The Division of Dermatology comprises a comprehensive team of doctors and staff, all focused on delivering high quality patient care, contributing to innovations in medicine and educating medical students and postgraduate trainees.

Our Leaders

Our leaders

Bechtel

Mark Bechtel, MD

Director, Division of Dermatology

Professor, General Dermatology


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AlishaPlotner

Alisha Plotner, MD

Co-Director, Division of Dermatology

Assistant Professor, General Dermatology

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JoyMosserGoldfarb

Joy Mosser-Goldfarb, MD

Director, Resident Program

Associate Professor, Pediatric Dermatology


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JessicaKaffenberger

Jessica Kaffenberger, MD

Director, Medical Student Education

Assistant Professor, General Dermatology, Blistering Diseases, Cutaneous Lupus, Autoimmune Diseases

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Benjaminkaffenberger

Benjamin Kaffenberger, MD

Director, Dermatology Inpatient Consultation Service

Assistant Professor, Complex Medical Dermatology, General Dermatology


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Our Doctors

Our nurse practitioners and physician assistants

Ying Yang, C-NP Megan Disher, PA-C
Nurse Practitioner Physician Assistant

Our Researchers

Our Researchers

Auxiliary Faculty

Auxiliary Faculty

Part-time and Teaching Faculty

Jess DeMaria, MD
VA

Stephanie Fabbro, MD

Esteban Fernandez-Faith, MD

Farhana Hasan, MD, MPH

Katya Harfmann, MD

Michael McKelvey, MD

VA

Joy Mosser, MD

Novie Sroa, MD

Patricia Witman, MD

Volunteer Faculty

Brian Biernat, MD
Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology
       Joseph Bikowski, MD
General Dermatology
      
Marya Cassandra, DO

General Dermatology

Adam Hessel, MD
General Dermatology and Dermatopathology
      
Maralyn Seavolt, MD

Surgical and Cosmetic Dermatology

      
Dermatology Residents

Dermatology Residents

Dathan Hamann, MD

MD: University of Arizona, College of Medicine

Justin Hastings, MD

MD: University of Toledo

Gina Spohn, MD

MD: University of California, Berkley

Catherine Ulman, MD

MD: Wright State University

Polina Rzepka, MD

MD: The Ohio State University, Columbus

Sabrina Smith, MD

MD: The Ohio State University, Columbus

Maeve Maher, MD, MPH

MD: The Ohio State University, Columbus

Nima Milani-Nejad, MD, PhD

MD: The Ohio State University, Columbus

Administrative Staff

Beth Kistler Olds, RN, BSN
Division Administrator
EPIC Nurse Analyst/Coordinator
Beth.KistlerOlds@osumc.edu 
614-293-0855
       Sabrina Silva
Resident and Fellow Program
Coordinator
Sabrina.Silva@osumc.edu

       Aleitha Gates
Clinical Research Coordinator
Aleitha.Gates@osumc.edu