Robin Evans, MD
Dr. Evans attended medical school and completed her dermatology residency at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine in New York City. She received her M.D. degree with honors after being elected to the AOA National Medical Honor Society and was appointed Chief Resident of her dermatology training program. Dr. Evans continues her affiliation with Albert Einstein serving as Clinical Instructor for both medical students and residents in training. In addition, she is a member of the medical staff at Stamford Hospital.
Dr. Evans is a Board Certified Dermatologist, Dermatologic Surgeon, and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She has a particular interest in cosmetic, laser, and surgical dermatology and has received extensive training in these specialty areas. Dr. Evans is also a fellow of the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery and of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. Castle Connolly honored Dr. Evans as a Regional Top Doctor and she received their Patients’ Choice and On-Time Doctor Awards.
In addition to her expertise in cosmetic and laser dermatology, Dr. Evans has a particular interest in and knowledge of holistic and complementary medicine. Based on the interests of her patients, she incorporates the holistic approach into her practice of dermatology. Dr. Evans offers skin care and supplement recommendations to help in the treatment and prevention of skin disease.
Ellie Christianson, FNP-BC APRN MSN
Ellie Christianson is a Board Certified Dermatology Nurse Practitioner. She joined us from her previous position in New York, where she was a private Nurse Practitioner for the Rangers hockey team. Ellie is experienced in all areas of medical dermatology, in the cosmetic application of lasers, neurotoxins, fillers and peels, and is passionate about the treatment of acne in teens and adults.
Having graduated with honors from the University of Iowa and completing a Masters Degree from Fairfield University, Ellie has been the recipient of many academic awards. She is the mother of four wonderful children and enjoys traveling having spent part of 2013 in Kenya treating skin conditions.
Ellie is renowned for her professionalism and warmth in practice and shows an exceptional standard of care for her patients and pride in her work.
KEEP ON PLAYING SUN SMART!
Dr. Evans has been a long-standing participant in the Play Sun Smart program where she performs skin examinations for the New York Mets.
Dr. Evans is extremely knowledgeable and professional, with an excellent bedside manner -- she took the time to explain options and answer all my questions. Her staff was polite and courteous as well. I would highly recommend this doctor!!!
— Elaine P. (Patient since 2017)
3/10/17 - Solution Reach
Dr. Evans has been my dermatologist for over 10 years. Her friendly personality, kind staff, and great office space keeps me coming back. I have used Dr. Evans for laser hair removal, annual skin check, and acne treatment. I highly recommend Dr. Evans to anyone looking for a dermatologist in the CT/NY area!
— Rebecca P. (Verified Patient)
2/22/2017 - Yelp
OUR EXPERTISE HAS BEEN FEATURED IN:
Alma Joseph, FNP-BC APRN
Alma Joseph is a Board Certified Family Nurse Practitioner specializing in dermatology. Through her background in critical care, Alma believes in taking advantage of each day and takes pride in helping others.
Graduating with honors from Fairfield University, she obtained her Masters in Nursing. She also holds a Bachelors in Public Health from Southern CT State University where she worked on behalf of the Yale Emerging Infections Program (EIP) and Centers for Disease Control (CDC) to provide epidemiological surveillance of foodborne diseases in CT. Alma is passionate about helping individuals medically and cosmetically, practicing with exceptional standard of care for her patients.
Being a fitness enthusiast competing nationally in bodybuilding shows, Alma was chosen out of thousands of applicants to be on Dwayne “The Rock” Johnson’s fitness television show called the Titan Games where she made it to the semifinals! Alma has been featured on NBC, Men’s Health magazine, the Hartford Courant, and other local newspapers discussing physical fitness and the importance of having an overall healthy lifestyle.
Sandra Peculic, Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Having received her physician assistant’s degree from Hofstra University, Sandra Peculic worked for six years as a nurse in the medical surgical unit at St. Francis Hospital in Roslyn, NY. There, she practiced compassion earning the trust of patients with a broad range of health issues from cancer and heart disease to the flu. After experiencing her own personal challenge, Sandra discovered the life-changing benefits of self-care. She realized she wanted to facilitate profound transformation and received an advanced aesthetics license from Atelier Esthetique in NYC. The breadth and depth of Sandra’s experience makes her a highly effective and caring addition to our team.
Here at SoCo, Sandra performs all offerings available in our medical spa with only the latest medical-grade equipment and sterilization techniques. She is a real pro when it comes to the treatment of acne and is also knowledgeable about male skin concerns and trained in all treatments specific to men.
Arlene Kogan is the Practice Administrator at Southern Connecticut Dermatology. She graduated with a BA in elementary education and taught second grade for 11 years in the Jersey City school district. After a number of years of involvement within her community in positions that included being on the board of local organizations, Arlene reentered the workforce and became the office manager for two ophthalmology practices on Long Island. Having always been interested in dermatology, she came to our office in Stamford in 2009.
Arlene’s focus is on the growth and smooth operation of our practice and on the patient experience. She is able to answer all questions from the moment the patient walks into the office to helping a patient understand their insurance coverage and dealing with the insurance carrier. She is always available to ensure that the patient’s experience at Southern Connecticut Dermatology will be professional and pleasant.
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