Founding Partners

Jeremy Youse, M.D.

Jeremy Youse, M.D.
Chief Medical Officer & Board Member

Dr. Youse graduated summa cum laude from the University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine, Columbia, MO. After graduation, he completed his residency and surgical dermatology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and Cutaneous Oncology at Mayo Clinic. Dr. Youse’s extensive training and patient-centric approach make him not only a leader in the community but his profession. Board-certified with the American Board of Dermatology and American College of Mohs Surgery, Dr. Youse brings a significant level of expertise and insight to the organization.

Meyer Horn, M.D.

Dr. Meyer Horn is a board-certified dermatologist, an assistant professor of clinical dermatology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University and a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. He completed his medical school studies at Duke University Medical School and the University of Tennessee Health Science Center. His professional training includes an internship in internal medicine at the University of Chicago hospitals, residency in dermatology at Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, and a clinical trials fellowship in psoriasis, also at Northwestern University. He is dedicated to providing state-of-the-art general dermatology care to residents of the Chicagoland area. His special interests include inflammatory diseases of the skin, skin cancer screening, prevention and education, and surgical dermatology.

Keren Horn, M.D.

Dr. Keren Horn is a board-certified dermatologist, an assistant professor of clinical dermatology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University and a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. She graduated from the University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine in 2001, completed one year of internal medicine at the University of Chicago and then a dermatology residency at Northwestern University in 2005. She joined Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group until opening Dermatology + Aesthetics of Wicker Park in 2007. Dr. Horn believes in tailoring treatments to meet each individual person’s need in a professional and thoughtful manner. She has a special interest in cosmetic dermatology, including laser procedures and injectables.

Neha Robinson, M.D.
Illinois Medical Director

Dr. Robinson is a board-certified dermatologist, an assistant professor of clinical dermatology at the Feinberg School of Medicine of Northwestern University and a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. She graduated from Wayne State University School of Medicine in 1997 and completed one year of obstetrics and gynecology residency at the University of Chicago followed by a dermatology residency at Northwestern University. Dr. Robinson joined Northwestern Memorial Physicians Group in 2003, until opening Dermatology and Aesthetics of Wicker Park in 2007. Dr. Robinson has a special interest in skin cancer prevention and treatment, acne and cosmetic dermatology, providing a customized plan for skin rejuvenation with topical products, laser procedures, tissue tightening and injectables.

James Wharton, M.D.
Kentucky Medical Director

Dr. Wharton graduated at the top of his class from the University of South Carolina School of Medicine in 1994. He completed his residency in dermatology at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. After finishing his training, he entered into private practice in Northwest Arkansas where he practiced for nine years prior to moving to Louisville. While in private practice Dr. Wharton finished specialized training in dermatopathology and was on the faculty at the University of Arkansas in the Department of Dermatology. He is board-certified in both Dermatology and Dermatopathology and is currently on the faculty at both the University of Louisville School of Medicine and the University of Kentucky School of Medicine.

Natalie Daniels, M.D.

Dr. Daniels is committed to helping you get the healthy, beautiful skin you want. She’s board certified in dermatology and is the only cosmetic dermatologist in our area who completed an extra year of specialized training in non-invasive cosmetic surgery. Dr. Daniels holds memberships in several professional organizations, including the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery, Kentucky Medical Association and Greater Louisville Medical Society.
At our state-of-the-art practice, we provide a variety of treatment and cosmetic services aimed to make you look and feel your best. From chemical peels to the treatment of acne scars, we offer the latest and safest treatments available, as we are committed to your skin’s total health.

Kelli Morgan, M.D.

Dr. Kelli Morgan has been a practicing dermatologist since 2000. She received her BS in chemical engineering from the University of Kentucky, where she graduated with high distinction. After attending medical school at the University of Louisville School of Medicine (graduating as a member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor society), she completed an internal medicine internship and her residency in dermatology at the University of Louisville, where she served as chief resident. Dr. Morgan is a life-long learner with a particular interest in cosmetic dermatology, the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer, and the management of systemic disease with skin involvement.

Leadership Team

Todd Petersen

Todd Petersen
Chief Executive Officer and Board of Directors

Mr. Petersen has over two decades of C-suite experience, including CEO, COO, CFO, and CHRO roles. He is a growth expert with a passion for new entrepreneurial challenges, revenue growth, improving operations, and building teams and partnerships.

Dan Wiens
Chief Financial Officer and Board of Directors

Mr. Wiens has 35 years of experience in a variety of senior management roles with large healthcare systems and entrepreneurial organizations with a systematic track record of growth and value creation.

Management Team

Ashley Buehnerkemper

Ashley Buehnerkemper
Director, Marketing

Barry Pearman

Barry Pearman
Director, Business Development

J.D Norcross

J.D Norcross
Director, Information Technology

Jerri Ivey

Jerri Ivey
Director, Revenue Cycle Management

Matt Olaveson

Matt Olaveson
Director, Business Development

Meredith Fulton

Meredith Fulton
Director, Human Resources & Organizational Development

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