Our Providers

Emily Beck, MD FAAD

Dr. Emily Beck graduated from Washington University School of Medicine in 2013. She completed her residency in dermatology at Barnes-Jewish Hospital at the Washington University School of Medicine and an internal medicine internship at St. Luke’s Hospital in Chesterfield.

Prior to her medical training, Dr. Beck received her BS degree in biochemistry with a minor in Spanish from the University of Missouri, Columbia, graduating summa cum laude and Phi Beta Kappa in 2009. Dr. Beck is a member of Alpha Omega Alpha, American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, and Women’s Dermatologic Society.

Dr. Beck is board-certified in Dermatology and accepting new adult and pediatric patients.

Wayne Breer, MD

Dr. Wayne Breer received his medical degree from Saint Louis University School of Medicine in 1984. He subsequently completed his internship in Obstetrics-Gynecology at Naval Hospital, San Diego, CA in 1985 and his residency in Dermatology at Naval Hospital / Department of Dermatology in 1991.

Dr. Breer is Board Certified in Dermatology and Dermatopathology. He is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatopathology.

Awards:

  • St. Louis University Department of Dermatology
  • Outstanding Faculty Teaching Award- 2000, 1999
  • Hollander Award (Outstanding Teaching Resident) – 1991
  • Dean’s List/Graduated Magna Cum Laude from Saint Louis University – 1980
  • Academic Scholarship to Saint Louis University – 1976
  • Navy Commendation Medal (x2)
  • Navy Achievement Medal

Pooja Dorward, MD

Dr. Pooja Dorward received her medical degree from Washington University School of Medicine in 2005. She graduated Alpha Omega Alpha. She finished her dermatology residency training at Barnes Jewish Hospital at the Washington University School of Medicine and became Board Certified in Dermatology in 2009. Prior to her medical training, Dr. Dorward obtained a BS degree in Biology and minored in Religious studies from Emory University. She graduated Phi Beta Kappa, Theta Alpha Kappa (National Honor Society for Religious Studies/Theology), and Phi Sigma (National Biological Honor Society). Dr. Dorward is a current member of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Dorward treats children and adults. Her practice mainly focuses on General Dermatology such as acne, warts, eczema, psoriasis, contact dermatitis, and skin cancer screening and treatment. She also performs cosmetic procedures such as mole and skin tag removal.

Dr. Dorward is married and has two sons.

Gina Indelicato, NP-C

Gina Indelicato, MSN, APRN, NP-C is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She received her Master of Science in Nursing degree from the Nurse Practitioner Program at Maryville University in May 2014.

Before becoming a nurse practitioner, Gina graduated from the nursing program at St. Louis Community College Meramec, and then received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Missouri St. Louis. Gina has been at West County Dermatology as a registered nurse since 2008. Prior to joining West County Dermatology she was a staff/charge nurse at Cardinal Glennon Children’s Medical Center.

She is a current member of Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She holds a national certification with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Gina is also a certified miraDry® nurse.

Alicia Miller, MD

Dr. Alicia Miller is a board-certified dermatologist.  She received her Doctorate of Medicine with High Honor from the University of Nebraska Omaha College of Medicine in 2002. She completed residencies in dermatology at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri and in pediatrics at Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. She also completed an internship in internal medicine and pediatrics at Ohio State University/Children’s Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Miller received her BS degree in Health Science and Biology, graduating summa cum laude in 1999. Dr. Miller became board certified in dermatology in 2010.

Dr. Miller has worked as an attending physician and physician in both dermatological and pediatric settings. She is also a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and of Alpha Omega Alpha.

Dr. Miller’s practice focuses on pediatric, general, and medical dermatology. She is accepting new patients.

Daniel Ring, MD

Dr. Daniel Ring graduated in 1992 from the 6-Year Combined BA/MD Degree Program at the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Medicine. After completing residencies in Internal Medicine in Kansas City and St. Louis, Dr. Ring subsequently trained in Dermatology at Barnes-Jewish Hospital at The Washington University School of Medicine and served as Chief Resident in Dermatology in 1998. Dr. Ring earned his Board Certification in Dermatology in 1998 and participates in ongoing continuing education and obtained re-certification in Dermatology in 2008.

Dr. Ring focuses his efforts on General and Surgical Dermatology including skin cancer screening, mole evaluation and removal, psoriasis, acne, warts, and contact dermatitis. In fact, Dr. Ring has been somewhat of a pioneer in the St. Louis Dermatology community as the first Dermatologist in the area to treat psoriasis with the XTRAC® laser, incorporate expanded Patch Testing to evaluate Allergic Contact Dermatitis into daily practice, as well as one of most experienced with Laser Hair Reduction and BOTOX® injections for excessive sweating (hyperhidrosis). With newer technology available, miraDry® has become the perfect addition to Dr. Ring’s practice to treat axillary hyperhidrosis.

Dr. Ring is also our Cosmetic Dermatology specialist experienced in injections of BOTOX® for Facial Wrinkles and Excessive Sweating, Injection of Fillers (Restylane®, JUVÉDERM®, Radiesse®, and Belotero®) as well as lasers for Hair Reduction and treatment of Facial veins. We also provide an extensive array of Skin Care Products to help with the mission statement of “SKIN: Health, Safety, Beauty™” (SkinMedica®, SkinCeuticals®, Obagi®, Vivite®, Epionce®, Vanicream/Free and Clear®).

Dr. Ring continues to be actively involved in the local, state, and national Dermatology communities.

Professional Societies and Associations:

  • 2007-present   American Contact Dermatitis Society
  • 2000-present   American Society for Dermatologic Surgery
  • 1998-present   St. Louis Dermatological Society (Secretary, Treasurer)
  • 1997-present   St. Louis Dermatology Journal Club (President 2005-2007)
  • 1995-present   American Academy of Dermatology (Fellow)
  • 1994-present   St. Louis Metropolitan Medical Society
  • 1993-present   Missouri State Medical Association
  • 1990-present   American Medical Association

Our Staff

The goal of our staff is to assist our providers in delivering quality dermatologic care and achieving our mission of “SKIN: Health, Beauty, Safety™ “. The doctors depend on the staff throughout the day such as the Medical Assistants/Nurses that may gather information about your condition to the billing and reception staff that can assist you with the maze of insurance issues. We are excited to have staff members dedicated to helping guide our patients with selections from our cosmeceutical lines.

Our Facility

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                                         Reception Desk
                                                 Office Lobby

After 30 years in the same location, we are very excited to be in our new state-of-the-art facility near downtown Chesterfield only minutes from our old office. Located on the 2nd floor of a brand new medical office building, we hope the atmosphere helps you relax with the open & airy reception area, complimentary coffee, tea or water and a separate area designated for children. We continue to offer the same services and look forward to expanding our available options of cosmetic procedures. Stop by and see the wide selection of cosmeceutical products and skin healthy options from companies such as Obagi®, Skin Medica®, Vivite® and Skin Ceuticals. Every day we strive to achieve our mission: “SKIN: Health, Beauty, Safety™”