Our Team

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Traci Kimbrough, MD

Dr. Kimbrough is a native Detroiter. She received her undergraduate degree from Michigan State University and received her medical degree from Wayne State University School of Medicine. Dr. Kimbrough completed her medical internship and dermatology residency at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit. While at Henry Ford, she served as Chief Resident of the department of dermatology. Dr. Kimbrough is certified by the American Board of Dermatology, she is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the American Medical Association, Oakland County Medical Society, and Michigan Dermatological Society. She has been featured multiple times in Detroit Hour magazine making the Top Docs. She has published several articles in the medical literature. Dr. Kimbrough enjoys spending time with her friends, family, dog and also enjoys exercising and swimming.

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Snehal Desai, MD

Dr. Desai is a native of Troy, MI and graduated from Troy High School. He went on to receive his undergraduate degree from the University of Michigan and then completed his medical degree as a Dean's scholar at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. Dr. Desai completed his internship in Internal Medicine at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit where he went on to complete his dermatology residency and served as chief resident. Dr. Desai is certified by the American Board of Dermatology. His clinical interests include general, pediatric, medical, and cosmetic dermatology as well as treatment of skin tumors. He is a member of the Michigan Dermatological Society and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. He has been featured numerous times in Detroit Hour magazine making the Top Docs. In his spare time, Dr. Desai enjoys outdoor activities, traveling, and spending time with his family. He is also an avid sports fan and especially enjoys Michigan football.


Megan Hakim, PA-C

Megan is a native of West Bloomfield, Michigan, and graduated from Marian High School. She went on to receive her undergraduate degree from Wayne State University and obtained her Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Wayne State University as well in 2016. She is board certified with the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, is a member of the Michigan Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and the Chaldean American Association of Health Professionals. Her clinical interests include general, pediatric, medical, and cosmetic dermatology, including Botox and fillers. She enjoys spending time with her husband and family, traveling, baking, and watching football.

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Rachel, Sobek, PA-C

Rachel Sobek is a board-certified Physician Assistant who is passionate about the field of dermatology and strives to provide exceptional dermatologic care to patients of all ages. Rachel places a strong emphasis on patient education and believes patient-provider teamwork is the key to healthy skin. She received her medical education and training from Miami Dade College and graduated with a Master of Medical Science degree from Saint Francis University. After graduation, Rachel started her career as a Physician Assistant at a private practice, where she acquired her advanced training and skills in all aspects of dermatology along with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants fellowship program.

Rachel is passionate about medical and cosmetic dermatology and enjoys the balance of both specialties. She is skilled in various aspects of the field including dermoscopy, skin cancer screenings, and treating various dermatologic conditions. Rachel also enjoys engaging in clinical research to keep current with advances in the field.

She is certified by the National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

When she’s not recommending sunscreen, she enjoys being outdoors, spending time with her family and playing with her two dogs Luna and Viva.

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Holly Vanderwerff, PA-C

Holly VanDerWerff is board certified through the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is originally from Lake Orion Michigan, where she attended Oakland Christian High School. She then received her Bachelor of Science from Hope College.

After working at Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, she gained a Master's in Teaching at Seattle University and taught in an International Baccalaureate program in Seattle Washington. She went on to work for Glaxo Smith Kline before returning to the University of Detroit Mercy to attain her Master's in Science and become a Physician Associate.

She practiced in Internal Medicine for eight years before moving on to Dermatology. She is an active member of Michigan Dermatology Physician Assistants. Holly considers herself a lifelong learner and is passionate about meeting the medical needs of her patients.


Nicole Shina, LME

Nicole Shina has been a licensed esthetician for 17 years. She specializes in an assortment of esthetic and laser services for all skin types. She is experienced in a collection of facial techniques with a love of treating acne. Nicole focuses on determining the appropriate skincare routine and management for all her patients. Nicole lives in Rochester Hills with her husband and three children. When she's not working, Nicole likes to spend her time visiting beaches and watching movies.
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Maryam Aliasgarian, MAE, LRMA

Maryam Aliasgarian is a seasoned licensed medical esthetician with over 28 years of experience in a variety of esthetic treatments. She is certified in advanced invasive and non-invasive laser treatments including IPL/BBL, Halo, hybrid fractional laser, radio frequency and ultrasonic energies for face and body contouring to name a few. She is an expert in a variety of skin peels and acne extraction techniques. Maryam holds a Bachelor of Science in Biology and is certified in holistic medicine. It’s inherent for her to choose treatments and products that are both scientifically and clinically proven to benefit the patient and achieve beautiful results for every esthetic client.
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Jessica Azar, LRE

Jessica Azar has been a licensed esthetician for seven years. She attended Michigan College Of Beauty in Troy. Jessica is passionate about helping patients feel good about their skin and themselves. Before becoming an esthetician she worked as a phlebotomist in inpatient and outpatient clinics. In her free time, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband, daughter, family and friends.

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