Meet the Team

Meet the Team

Our Doctors

  • Dr. Paul D. Reicherter
    Dr. Paul D. Reicherter

    Dr. Reicherter is a native of Kansas. He began at Baker University where he was a scholar athlete and graduated Magna Cum Laude. He earned his medical degree at the University of Kansas Medical Center where he graduated with honors and was introduced into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society. He then went on to do his residency at the prestigious dermatology program at Stanford University. He received his training in Mohs Micrographic Surgery at Stanford as well. He is a fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery.

    Dr. Reicherter is a member of the Oregon Medical Society, the Oregon Dermatology Society, Willamette Dermatology Society, American Society of Cosmetic and Aesthetic Surgery, a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology, and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery.

    Dr. Reicherter has a very active family life with his beautiful wife, and their six children. In his spare time, he likes to read and play tennis.

  • Dr. Tony Nakhla
    Dr. Tony Nakhla

    Dr. Tony N. Nakhla is a Board Certified Dermatologist, Dermatologic Surgeon, Medical Director of OC Skin Institute, and author of the book: The Skin Commandments: 10 Rules to Healthy, Beautiful Skin. Dr Nakhla is devoted to aiding patients to develop stronger health and beauty through medicine and the latest surgical procedures for the skin.

    Dr. Nakhla is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, American Society for Mohs Surgery, and American Osteopathic Association.

    In addition to helping patients in western Oregon, Dr. Nakhla also provides services to individuals in Orange County, California, who are living with a range of skin, nail, and hair disorders. These disorders could range from acne, dermatitis, psoriasis, melanoma, or other familiar skin conditions. Dr. Nakhla can provide diagnostic or treatment options including skin biopsies, the prescription of medications, laser therapy, and other dermatological procedures.

  • Dr. Catherine Barry
    Dr. Catherine Barry

    Catherine Barry, DO was raised in rural Lakeview, Oregon. Advance Skin Center is excited to have Dr. Barry in our clinic full time. She was a member of the Golden Key National Honor Society at Portland State University and a three-time Academic All-American while on scholarship for Portland State’s NCAA volleyball team. Following graduation Dr. Barry worked as a clinical research coordinator for a dermatologist in Portland, OR where she developed her interest for dermatopathology. She attended medical school at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, CA, and after a rotating internship at Arrowhead Regional Medical Center in Colton, CA she moved to the east coast for her pathology residency at Yale New Haven Hospital/Yale University School of Medicine. She completed her dermatopathology fellowship at the University of Virginia in Charlottesville, VA, and following her fellowship, Dr. Barry spent four years in Los Angeles at Cedars Sinai Medical Center where she specialized in dermatopathology, bone and soft tissue pathology and head and neck pathology. Dr. Barry has built two successful pathology laboratories from the ground up, and has considerable experience lecturing at national meetings. She also enjoys teaching medical students about skin pathology. She has written numerous papers in peer reviewed journals and a book chapter on skin diseases. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with her friends and family, coaching youth sports and exploring the great outdoors of the Pacific Northwest.

  • Dr. Robert Leposavic
    Dr. Robert Leposavic
    Dr. Robert Leposavic is a Board Certified Dermatologist practicing in Santa Barbara, California and Las Vegas, Nevada and Oregon. He obtained his undergraduate degree from U.C. Berkeley, graduating summa cum laude with a Bachelors of Science in Chemistry. After a five year career as a chemical engineer at IBM, he returned to academics to pursue his passion for medicine, specifically dermatology. Dr. Leposavic completed his medical degree at the University of Nevada, where he was the top academic student, and internal medicine internship at U.C. Davis Medical Center. In 2001 Dr. Leposavic completed his dermatology residency at the University of Kansas where he was the Chief Resident. He also achieved the highest in-service board examination score in the country for first-year dermatology residents in 1998. Dr. Leposavic is an esteemed member of the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society. In addition to excellence general dermatology, Dr.Leposavic has completed over 27,000 Mohs surgeries for skin cancer.

Our Providers & Staff

  • Lauren Anderson
    Lauren Anderson

    Lauren is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner who grew up in Hawaii, and spent her summers in Central Oregon. She earned her first Bachelors degree from the University of Hawaii before attending Nursing school at Creighton University in Omaha, NE. She worked at the VA Portland Medical Center as a Registered Nurse while embarking on her graduate studies, earning a Doctor of Nursing Practice degree from Gonzaga University.

    Lauren joins the Advanced Skin Center after working as the Lead provider at a busy Aesthetic Medical Spa in Vancouver, WA. She is excited to explore the beauty of Southern Oregon with her two French Bulldogs while wearing wide brimmed hats and liberally applying sunscreen.

  • Jody Zurita
    Jody Zurita

    Jody Zurita is from Roseburg Oregon. She had a wonderful career in hospital and dermatology nursing prior to becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner. She graduated Summa Cum Laide from her masters program at the George Washington University and began her career at Advanced Skin Center in 2014. Jody loves taking care of people, with the goal of helping to solve problems and improve health and well-being for her patients.

    Jody is a member of the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners, and the American Associates of Nurse Practitioners.

    Jody is married with two beautiful daughters. For recreation, she enjoys outdoor activities like hiking, cycling, water skiing, and snowboarding. She loves spending time with her family and also likes to volunteer in the community.

  • Winthrop Head
    Winthrop Head

    Winthrop earned his Bachelor of Arts at Willamette University in Salem, Oregon, where he specialized in human physiology, biomechanics and worked throughout school in the field of physical therapy. From there he went on to obtain a Master of Arts in Sport Sciences and Exercise Physiology from the University of the Pacific, Stockton, California. As a graduate student at UOP Winthrop was involved in a broad array of research ranging from elite performance in cycling to the study of several different chronic diseases. After UOP, Winthrop worked in Cardiac Rehab at Legacy Meridian Park hospital, helping patients with cardiac and pulmonary disease recover and live more healthy and happy lives. It was this work and shadowing experiences that led him to Physician Assistant School at University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville Florida, where he obtained a Masters of Physician Assistant Studies. He was Vice President of his class and was awarded with the Pi Alpha National Honors Society for Physician Assistants.

    Winthrop began practicing general dermatology and assisting in MOH’s surgery in 2015 at Advanced Skin Center. He enjoys providing quality and compassionate care for patients, not only focusing on their dermatologic needs but also on overall health and well-being.

    He is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and the Oregon Medical Association.

    In his spare time he enjoys biking, hiking, skiing, fishing, hunting, cooking, reading and spending time with his family, friends, and golden retriever.

  • Sarah Vouch
    Sarah Vouch

    Sarah Vouch was raised in the rural town of Fairfield, Idaho, where she learned the value of hard work, dedication and perseverance. Her small town experiences have left a soft spot in her heart for rural medicine and treating those who are underserved. Sarah earned her Bachelor of Science at Boise State University in Boise, Idaho, where she specialized in exercise physiology. She was involved in biomechanics research and had planned on pursuing physical therapy school. She then took some time off to travel and experience new cultures and places. She worked in various health related position from personal trainer to occupational therapy aid to clinician’s assistant, until deciding to go back to school. It was during her schooling at Portland Community College that she met her mentor, a Physician Assistant and her anatomy lab instructor, who guided her to the career as a Physician Assistant. Sarah attended Touro University in Vallejo, California where she obtained her Master of Physician Assistant Studies and her Master of Public Health emphasizing in community health. Sarah graduated with honors in multiple health care specialties. Sarah has a passion for reducing barriers and improving access of health care.

    Sarah began practicing general dermatology and assisting in MOH’s surgery after experiencing her wonderful rotation with Advanced Skin Center. She enjoys the patient population and all the outdoor activities that the area has to offer. In her spare time, she enjoys hiking, water sports, fishing, snow activities, cooking, and spending time with friends and family.

  • Ashley Heuer
    Ashley Heuer

    Ashley Heuer is from Prescott, Arizona. She graduated Summa Cum Laude from Northern Arizona University with a degree in Microbiology and a minor in Chemistry. She worked full time as a medical assistant in a Dermatology office during her last year of college and this is where her love for the field arose. After graduation she attended the number two ranked PA school in the country the University of Iowa. Ashley joined our practice in early 2017. She began practicing general and surgical dermatology at this time.She has a passion for all aspects of the field and believes the patient always comes first. She is a member of the Oregon Medical Association.

    Ashley lives in Roseburg with her husband, a native Oregonian. Together they enjoy exploring the area from waterfall hikes to winery tours. They look forward to many more years of discovering all the Pacific Northwest has to offer.

  • Shannon Rasmussen
    Shannon Rasmussen

    Shannon grew up in Utah and Hawaii and has lived on the Southern Oregon Coast for the past 2 years, where she began her career as a physician assistant. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor of Science degree. While shadowing several dermatology providers prior to PA school, she developed a passion for the field and knew she wanted to work within the specialty. She graduated with a Master of Clinical Medical Science degree from Barry University in Miami Shores, FL.

    She is passionate about preventative care and encouraging patients to become their own best advocate. She moved to Grants Pass, Oregon after developing a love for the area and all of the outdoor recreation it offers. In her spare time she enjoys reading, traveling, watercolor painting, and hiking.

  • David Collins
    David Collins

    David Collins is a native Oregonian raised in Roseburg. His undergraduate study took place at Western Oregon University where he majored in Biology. After receiving his Bachelor’s degree he started working in healthcare as a CNA. It was then that his passion for patient care was established. He went on to study medicine at Pacific University in Forest Grove, graduating with honors in 2006. He has been serving rural Oregonians ever since. David started work at the Advanced Skin Center in 2021. He is excited to partner with patients to address their skin care needs. His clinical interests include skin cancer treatment, general dermatology and cancer prevention. In his spare time he enjoys fishing, hiking, and camping with his wonderful wife and four children.

  • Samantha Magana
    Samantha Magana
    Samantha Magana grew up in Redding, California where she attended Shasta Community College before transferring to the University of California, Davis where she obtained her Bachelor of Science degree. After graduating, she moved to Humboldt, California where she worked as a medical assistant for two years at a dermatology practice. There she developed her passion for dermatology and providing care for underserved and rural communities. She obtained her Master of Health Services in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of California, Davis; Betty Irene Moore School of Nursing. In school, she continued to strengthen her interest in dermatology while working as a research intern for Dermatology practice in Sacramento. Sam relocated to Eagle Point, Oregon to be close with family and pursue her dermatology endeavors with Advanced Skin Center in Grants Pass. She looks forward to engaging with the patient population of Oregon while providing evidence-based treatment regimens for her patients so they may personally participate in their healthcare decisions. In her free time, she enjoys spending time with family and friends and is looking forward to exploring the area with her dogs.
  • Megan Smith
    Megan Smith

    Megan was raised outside of Roseburg on her family’s ranch. She graduated Cum Laude from Oregon State University with a Bachelor‘s degree in biology. She then worked at a pediatric clinic on the Oregon coast before attending physician assistant school at Oregon Health and Sciences University in Portland, OR.

    Megan enjoys spending time with her dog at the beach and baking with her family. She loves sampling foods from local farmers markets. Exploring the native beauty of the Oregon coast with her friends is a favorite pastime.