Audrey Echt, MD

Dr. Audrey Echt is a board-certified Dermatologist and is fellowship trained in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. She received her medical degree from Indiana University in 1990. Dr. Echt completed a three-year residency in Internal Medicine in Ann Arbor, MI, followed by a three-year Dermatology Residency at the State University of New York Health Science Center in Brooklyn. After serving two years as an Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology in New York City, Dr. Echt began her Dermatology private practice in Manhattan. After several years of private practice, Dr. Echt completed a two-year fellowship for additional surgical training in Mohs Micrographic and Cosmetic Surgery in Columbus, OH. After all of her extensive training, research, and numerous publications, she moved to Raleigh in 2000 to open her own Dermatology and Mohs Micrographic Surgery practice. Dr. Echt specializes in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and surgical excision for the treatment of skin cancer, as well as up-to-date cosmetic treatments, including various fillers, leg vein treatments and Botox®.

Andrew Ghassemian, MD

Dr. Andrew Ghassemian is a board-certified Dermatologist and a graduate of both UNC-Chapel Hill and East Carolina University, where he received his medical degree from the Brody School of Medicine. He completed his residency in Dermatology at East Carolina University. Dr. Ghassemian served as Chief Resident of Dermatology at Pitt County Memorial Hospital in Greenville, NC. Dr. Ghassemian joined our practice in 2010 and shares our practice philosophy of providing the very best in dermatologic care through working with patients to meet their distinctive dermatology goals. Dr. Ghassemian brings enthusiasm, poise, and a kind, gentle nature with him to our practice. Dr. Ghassemian specializes in general dermatology and sees both adult and pediatric patients.

Carol Lekan, MD

Dr. Carol Lekan is a board-certified Dermatologist with 20 years of experience. She attended medical school at The Ohio State University and completed her residency in Dermatology at MetroHealth Medical Center in Cleveland. She was an Investigative Fellow of the Skin Diseases Research Center at Case Western University. Dr. Lekan shares our practice philosophy of providing the very best in dermatologic care through working with patients to meet their distinctive dermatology goals. Dr. Lekan joined our practice in 2011 and specializes in general dermatology and sees both adult and pediatric patients.

Holly Martin, MHS, PA-C

Holly Martin specializes in general dermatology and sees both adult and pediatric patients. She joined our practice in 2004 and is a graduate of both UNC Chapel Hill and Duke University where she completed her graduate training as a physician assistant. She has spent several years practicing medicine and brings that expertise with her to our practice. Additionally, she is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants, The Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and The Triangle Area Physician Assistants.

m_madlock_smallMaybelle M. Madlock, MPAS, PA-C

May Madlock specializes in general dermatology and sees both adult and pediatric patients. She is a graduate of both Penn State University and Chatham University in Pennsylvania where she completed her training as a physician assistant in 2002. She is board certified with the NCCPA and is an active member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants as well as the American Academy of Physician Assistants. May joined our practice in 2017, but holds more than 13 years of experience in the field and we are thrilled to have her as part of the AE Dermatology team. 

Stephanie Webster, Nursing Supervisor

Stephanie manages our nursing staff, as well as our aesthetics department. She has worked in dermatology since 1996 and has experience in facial plastic surgery, cosmetic surgery, and skin cancer surgery. She has been with our practice since 2001 and is a member of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association.

Diane B. Young, Histotechnologist

Diane has been with our practice since 2001. She earned her bachelor’s degree in Management with a minor in Biology from Excelsior College in Albany, NY. She also holds an Associate’s Degree in Allied Health Histology from SUNY Cobleskill. She has more than 30 years of experience as a histotechnologist.

Erin Kidd, Director of Aesthetic Services

Erin Kidd took a role as our Director of Aesthetic Services in 2010, prior to this she spent two years as our permanent makeup artist. She has 25 years in the aesthetic industry and Erin developed her expertise as a professional makeup artist working in video, television, stage and photography productions. Erin has been working with facial plastic surgeons and dermatologists since 1997 and has introduced innovative procedures to our practice including permanent makeup, skin needling and high level customized peels. She has an outstanding reputation in both the medical and aesthetic communities.

A great deal of research goes into every treatment and service provided. Erin is committed to helping her patients achieve results that are subtle, natural and express their own personal style. Utilizing her vast knowledge and experience with aesthetics, permanent makeup and cosmetics, Erin is able to assist each patient in identifying their skincare needs and goals, and create a treatment plan that is uniquely tailored. We are proud to have her as part of our team of dedicated providers.

Nga Moore, Office Manager

Nga has been with our practice since 2011. Prior to joining our practice, she was a patient service technician supervisor for Laboratory Corporation of America for six years. In this role, Nga was responsible for supervision of 25 patient service technicians and three patient service centers, implementation of cost saving measures, and patient/customer satisfaction oversight. Prior to working for Lab Corp, Nga worked as a financial analyst for Edanielle Financial and Statistical Analysis and as a Clinical Service Manager for Rex Healthcare.