• The Very Best In Dermatology Care

Welcome to Parkinson Dermatology and Associates

Dr. Richard Parkinson and his entire staff are dedicated to offering you the very best dermatology care available anywhere. We stress prevention, early detection, safe and effective treatments and careful follow-through. We are committed to treating our patients with kindness, courtesy and thoroughness. In a nut shell, we treat our patients as we would like to be treated.

We Offer the Following Services

We evaluate and treat all conditions of the skin, hair and nails using the latest information and

technology in dermatology.

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Jim Carly – PA-C

Jim earned a Bachelors Degree from the University of Utah and a Masters Degree from Cornell University in New York. He is a certified Physicians Assistant with years of general medical experience and a keen interest in dermatology. Jim has been a partner at Parkinson Dermatology for over 10 years. Jim has special expertise in diagnosing and treating skin cancer, acne, and warts. He and his wife are the proud parents of four children and make their home in Salem.

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Christine Platt – NP-C

Christine has been a partner at Parkinson Dermatology since 2014, when she graduated as a Family Nurse Practitioner at the top of her class from Brigham Young University.  As the recipient of the Graduate Studies Fellowship and Elaine Dyer Research Award, she presented research and published internationally.  She earned her Bachelor’s Degree from the University of Minnesota in 2004 and worked 10 years as an intensive care nurse.  She specializes in family dermatology including pediatric conditions, acne, rashes, diagnosing/treating skin cancers, aging/geriatric skin conditions, and infectious disease. She and her husband have five children; three sons and twin daughters.

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Elizabeth Harding NP-C

Liz grew up in Provo, graduated from BYU with a Bachelors Degree, and after working at the American Fork Hospital for 15 years returned to BYU where she earned a Masters Degree in Nursing. After serving an apprenticeship at Parkinson Dermatology where she mastered all aspects of skin care, she joined our team and has been a full-time partner at the clinic for 4 years. Liz specializes in treating acne, warts, rashes, skin cancer and cosmetic procedures such as Botox and fillers to help. She helps head our laser cosmetic practice, which treats such as conditions as brown spots, veins, fine lines and wrinkles, and rosacea. She truly “loves helping people”, and we love having her with us.

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Michael S. Robinson, DNP, FNP-C

We are happy to welcome Mike Robinson as a dermatology partner. He comes to us having practiced family medicine since 2013, where he took a keen interest in dermatology. He enjoys helping patients understand their health; including the purpose and mechanics behind the recommended treatments. He is happy to care for a full spectrum of skin concerns; acne, concerning moles or spots, rashes, cysts, etc. As part of his training rotations, he worked with cosmetic dermatology at Oregon Health and Science University and plans on providing cosmetic cares with us in the future He graduated as a Family Nurse Practitioner From Brigham Young University in 2013, and his Doctorate from Oregon Health and Science University in 2016. Mike is also a professor at Brigham Young University. He teaches in the College of Nursing, where he helps prepare students to become nurses and nurse practitioners. He and his wife are the proud parents of 3 children.

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