About Us

Christie Clinic’s Dermatology Team specializes in skin cancer treatment, the latest state-of-the-art laser technology, and cosmetic dermatologic procedures. The treatments and expertise offered by Christie Clinic’s Department of Dermatology distinguish this team from other dermatological practices and ensure you keep your best face forward.

Lester J. Fahrner, MD

Lester J. Fahrner, MD :

Dermatologist Residency: Duke University Medical Center

Internship: Duke University Medical Center

MD: University of Illinois School of Medicine, Chicago

Hospital Affiliation: Carle Foundation Hospital and Presence Covenant Medical Center

Certification: American Board of Dermatology, American Board of Pediatrics, National Board of Medical Examiners (Diplomate)

Professional Organizations: American Academy of Dermatology

Jeremy Youse, MD

Jeremy Youse, MD :

Dermatologist Residency: Mayo Clinic

Fellowship: Surgical dermatology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and Cutaneous Oncology, Mayo Clinic

MD: University of Missouri-Columbia School of Medicine

Hospital Affiliation: Carle Foundation Hospital and Presence Covenant Medical Center

Certification: American Board of Dermatology, American College of Mohs Surgery

Professional Organizations: American Academy of Dermatology


Physician Assistants

Gina Bird, MPAS, PA-C

Gina Bird, MPAS, PA-C :

Education: Master of Physician Assistant Studies specializing in Dermatology from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE. Bachelor of Physician Assistant Studies from Southern Illinois University, Carbondale, IL.

Jenny Hinegardner, APN/FNP-C

Jenny Hinegardner, APN/FNP-C :

Education:  Master University of Illinois at Chicago. Bachelor MacMurray College, Jacksonville, Illinois

Janice K. Jones, MMS, PA-C, PhD

Janice K. Jones, MMS, PA-C, PhD :

Education: PhD in Cellular and Molecular Physiology and Pharmacology, University of Nevada, Reno; Master's in Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies , Midwestern University, Downers Grove, Illinois

Sarah Kincaid, MMS, PA-C

Sarah Kincaid, MMS, PA-C :

Education: Eastern Illinois University, Charleston, IL; Rosalind Franklin University North Chicago, IL, Physician Assistant Program

Morgan Montoya, MMS, PA-C

Morgan Montoya, MMS, PA-C :

Education: Masters of Medical Sciences in Physician Assistant Studies from Midwestern University, Downers Grove, IL

Jennifer Winkleman

Jennifer Winkleman : PA

Angela Zora, APN/FNP-BC

Angela Zora, APN/FNP-BC : Advanced Practice Nurse

Education: Bachelor of Science in Nursing at Millikin University in Decatur, Illinois and master’s degree from the University of Illinois at Chicago. She is board certified as an Advanced Practice Nurse and Family Nurse Practitioner.


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