Get to Know Our Doctors and Staff
Dr. Douglas Woseth M.D., FAAD
Originally from Minnesota, Dr. Woseth attended the University of Chicago for undergraduate, medical school and internship, and completed his Dermatology Residency at the University of California, Irvine. Dr. Woseth is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and has extensive expertise in general, surgical (including Mohs surgery) and aesthetic dermatology. Before his arrival in Salt Lake City, Dr. Woseth was in practice in Orange County, California where he also served as a volunteer Clinical Associate Professor of Dermatology at the University of California, Irvine.
Dr. Woseth was President of the Utah Dermatology Society from 2010 to 2012. He has conducted clinical research as an investigator with the Dermatology Research Center & Advanced Clinical Research and has served as an adjunct instructor of Dermatology at the University of Utah. He currently conducts clinical trials at our Salt Lake City location with Velocity Clinical Research. Dr. Woseth has received numerous academic and professional honors and awards. Dr. Woseth is a fellow member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Mohs Surgery, and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and is a member of the Utah Dermatology Society, Dermatology Foundation and National Psoriasis Foundation. In his spare time, Dr. Woseth loves to travel. He speaks Spanish and Turkish.
Angela K. Brimhall, DO, FAOCD, FAAD
Dr. Brimhall completed medical school at the University of North Texas after finishing an undergraduate degree at Brigham Young University. During medical school, she earned a Masters Degree in Clinical Research. She continued her training at Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio where she successfully completed her Dermatology Residency, an internship in Internal Medicine, and in her final year, was selected among her peers to serve as administrative Chief Resident. She has published multiple articles, presented at national meetings, and received many distinguished awards for her contributions.
She is board certified in dermatology with a distinction in Mohs Micrographic Surgery (CAQ) from the American Osteopathic Board of Dermatology, a fellow of the American Society for Mohs Surgery, diplomat of the American Academy of Dermatology, and active member of the Utah Dermatology Society.
She enjoys taking a holistic approach to skin care in practicing general, medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology in addition to Mohs Micrographic Surgery for her patients.
Dr. Brimhall, an Idaho native, is delighted to return to the Rocky Mountains and enjoys hiking, skiing, reading, and spending time with her husband Jeff and their five children.
Dr. Breton Yates M.D., FAAD
Dr. Breton Yates was born and raised in Farmington, Utah. He attended the University of Utah where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology in 2008. He went on to medical school at the University of Utah School of Medicine, graduating in 2012. During medical school he received several accolades from his peers and professors including membership in the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society as a junior medical student.
After medical school, Dr. Yates completed a transitional year internship at Intermountain Medical Center followed by a residency in dermatology at the University of Connecticut Health Center. During his final year, Dr. Yates served as Chief Resident and was given the prestigious Most Outstanding Resident award, which is awarded to the top resident across all specialties. Following completion of his general dermatology residency, he continued at the University of Connecticut for a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology during which time he gained subspecialty training in several professional areas of interest including: Mohs micrographic surgery, advanced reconstructive surgery, cutaneous oncology, laser surgery, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Yates has published articles and presented at national meetings.
He is currently a fellow member of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. He received his board certification in dermatology in 2016 from the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Yates and his wife, Lara, also a native of Salt Lake City, are excited to be returning home to Utah with their three children. In his spare time, Dr. Yates enjoys spending time outdoors playing competitive soccer, golfing, mountain biking, hiking, snowboarding, and wakeboarding.
Dr. Elena Hadjicharalambous, M.D., FAAD
Dr. Elena Hadjicharalambous, AKA Dr. Hadji, was born and raised just south of Detroit, MI. She graduated summa cum laude from Michigan State University with a Bachelor of Science in Physiology in 2010. In 2014 she graduated summa cum laude from Wayne State School of Medicine, where she was inducted into Alpha Omega Alpha Medical Honor Society, received the University’s achievement award for academic excellence, and was awarded the Senior Award in Dermatology.
Following medical school, Dr. Hadjicharalambous completed a transitional year internship at Beaumont Health in Dearborn, MI, then returned to Wayne State to complete her residency in Dermatology where she contributed to medical textbooks and journals while serving as Chief Resident.
Dr. Hadji specializes in treating psoriasis, eczema, acne, hair and nail disorders, as well as screening for skin cancer. Because she wants her patients to feel and look their best, she takes pride in providing her patients with the best possible medical and surgical care, ensuring her patients are expertly educated on their own skin.
Currently she is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a member of the Women’s Dermatology Society and American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. She is also serving as President-Elect of Utah Dermatology Society. Dr. Hadjicharalambous is excited to be a part of the vibrant community of the Greater Salt Lake area along with her husband Robert, their son Neo, and their two dogs Max and Maddox. In her spare time, Dr. Hadjicharalambous likes to cook, travel and explore the outdoors through hiking, biking, skiing and gardening.
Laurel Krupski, PA-C, MSW
Laurel has been practicing general and cosmetic dermatology for 10 years. A Utah native, she obtained her bachelor’s degree at Weber State University with a BA in Social Work. With an affinity for helping people, she pursued a Masters in Social Work in Miami, Florida, where she attended Barry University. Life and love brought her back to the West, where she worked and lived with her husband in McCall, Idaho. After working as a medical social worker, she decided to go back to school to obtain a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies, graduating in 2011. Soon after graduation, she began working in Dermatology with Dr. Alan Olmstead of Twin Falls, Idaho and they worked closely together for 9 years. Dermatology quickly became her passion, providing services to patients of all ages. There she learned the art and science behind providing a personalized and high quality service. In early 2020, she and her family relocated to Draper, Utah. Laurel is able to treat many skin conditions; including skin cancers, rashes, acne, and performs injections of Botox and fillers.
When Laurel is not working, she enjoys music and all things outdoor recreation with her husband Mike and their 2 children. When relaxing at home, she is an avid reader and movie buff.
Shane Farr, PA-C, Diplomate Fellow, SDPA
Shane was born and raised in the Salt Lake Valley. He attended the University of Utah where he earned a Bachelor’s Degree in human development and family studies. He was admitted to Idaho State University where he earned a Master’s of Physician Assistant Studies. Prior to going to graduate school he worked as a Medical Assistant for 2 ½ years right here in this office! He is very excited to be working here again.
When not at work he enjoys spending time with his wife and kids. He also loves being in the great outdoors, camping, hiking, hunting, fishing, and playing sports.
Michael R. Swinyer, P.A.-C
Mike obtained his Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Utah and worked as a Certified Clinical Research Coordinator in dermatology for six years. In 2004 he completed his Master’s Degree as a Physician Assistant at the University of Utah. He worked at the Veteran’s Hospital prior to joining our practice. He has worked as a sub-investigator for pharmaceutical research studies as well as his clinical practice. He currently lives in West Jordan and enjoys spending time with his wife and four children. In his spare time he enjoys skiing, hiking, camping, and boating.
I have a fair complexion and susceptible to skin issues. Enjoy going to their office the doctors and assistants have been very kind. Would recommend this office.
I had a great experience removing my skin cancer on the front of my shoulder a week ago. They were kind, detailed, and took the time to explain the whole process. I am glad I have chosen them to assist with my dermatology needs.
Very professional and skilled! Finally able to resolve some issues I’ve had in the past that other dermatologists ignored.
Dr. Woseth has long played a critical role in my health, for which I will be forever in his debt. He is one of the nicest and most competent doctors I have ever met.
Very professional. They examined me and explained everything. I will go there for years.
I love this clinic. Every time I go I have a wonderful experience!
Service has always been prompt and professional. The level of care and followup is exceptional.
It was very professional and safe. All the protocols were followed and as usual, the care is exceptional.
Dr. Woseth is thorough, compassionate & patient! Every question answered & great follow up!
My recent appointment went great. All the staff are welcoming. I did not have to wait long. Alisa is always kind and gentle, makes me feel comfortable. I refer all my friends.
Everyone at the office is very caring. I've been a patient here for about 3-4 years and they've taken care of me so well. The treatment they provide has been life changing!
First time doing a skin check and having something removed. They were very nice and fast. It was completely painless and relaxing. Pretty sure I found my new dermatologist.