At Pinnacle Dermatology, our dynamic team of skincare experts includes board-certified doctors, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, registered nurses, aestheticians, and certified technicians—all of whom work collaboratively to help address your personal skin concerns and goals. As leaders in medical and cosmetic dermatology, we strive to help men and women find the latest products, treatments, and advanced services to feel confident in their skin at any age.

With same-day dermatology appointments and consultations at all five of our locations, our dedicated skincare providers are available on your schedule to listen to your skincare concerns and create a customized treatment approach that helps improve your skin’s health and ensure you wake up every day feeling rejuvenated.

What You Can Expect at Pinnacle Dermatology

Throughout your skincare journey, our Pinnacle Dermatology specialists will continue to tailor your treatment plan, so we can confidently address your changing skincare concerns and goals.

Common skin concerns we treat include:

· Acne
· Eczema
· Psoriasis
· Excessive sweating
· Fine lines and wrinkles
· Fat Reduction
· Keratosis
· And More

To learn more about our services, visit our skin concerns page or schedule a free consultation.

Many of us struggle to find the time to take care of our skin, or we choose to live with (or hide) our skin concerns, rather than seek professional treatment. In addition, finding a skincare provider you trust and feel comfortable around may also play an essential role in why you’re hesitant to take the next step toward your skincare goals.

Get to Know Your Pinnacle Dermatology Providers

At Pinnacle Dermatology, you’ll find a calm, comfortable, and advanced skincare setting, where you’ll have access to the best cosmetic experts in the industry, including

Dr. Carney of Pinnacle DermatologyPatrick S. Carney, M.D.—Dr. Carney is a board-certified dermatologist and the owner and supervisor of Pinnacle Dermatology. He initially started his medical career in emergency medicine before opening Pinnacle Dermatology in 1988. Since then, Dr. Carney has expanded his practice from one office to five dermatology clinics and one medical dermatology spa, leading an impressive team of skincare experts to serve the Twin Cities area. His expertise in cutting-edge minimally invasive skincare treatments, compassion for patients and staff, and dedication to educating new health professionals through dermatology rotations make him a leading provider in medical and cosmetic dermatology.


Dr. Mike Carney at Pinnacle DermatologySpecialized Doctors—Our team of medical doctors offer extensive medical and cosmetic dermatological solutions for patients. One of our doctors, J. Michael Carney, M.D., is a board-certified dermatologist with impressive fellowship training in mohs micrographic surgery, laser surgery, and cosmetic surgery. Dr. Carney cares about getting to know his patients in order to best serve them, and he has been recognized by patients and medical peers as one of the best of the best in dermatology.


Certified Physician AssistantCertified Physician Assistants—As you visit one of our Pinnacle Dermatology clinics for medical and cosmetic treatments, you may work with one of our highly-trained physician assistants who are qualified to perform minor surgical procedures and comprehensive dermatological exams, where they will diagnose, treat, and prescribe medical therapies to address your unique skincare concerns. Cynthia Santos Jansen, PA-C is one of our certified physician assistants who joined the Pinnacle Dermatology team in 2012. She has served in the US Army Reserve as a First Lieutenant PA-C for six years in addition to her twelve years as a primary care provider, and we are grateful her passion for dermatology has led her to Pinnacle Dermatology.


Pinnacle Dermatology skincare providerAestheticians and Clinical Laboratory Technicians—At Pinnacle Dermatology, our medical aestheticians and clinical laboratory technicians work with patients on medical and cosmetic skincare treatments, including chemical peels, facials, permanent makeup application, areola reconstruction, scar camouflaging, laser treatments, hair removal, and so much more. Emily Turgeon is a certified laboratory technician, aesthetician, and permanent makeup artist with years of experience and training in laser treatments and permanent makeup application. She has been recognized as a diplomat of CIDESCO, the most prestigious qualification in the aesthetics and beauty field.


Pinnacle Dermatology skincare providerRegistered Nurses—Our registered nurses have unique and highly trained backgrounds in medical and cosmetic dermatology, offering patients advanced medical-grade skin care like laser treatments, skin rejuvenation, and aesthetic injections. Angela Ciliberto is a registered nurse, certified laser technician, dermatology nurse, and certified aesthetic nurse specialist, who strives to help patients feel confident with their skin and bodies. Her unique training and skills allow her to help you improve your skin health and deliver natural-looking results.

Schedule a Consultation at Pinnacle Dermatology Today

Our Pinnacle Dermatology providers are here to help you with all of your skincare needs. With Pinnacle Dermatology’ same-day dermatology appointments, you can visit us today and receive a free consultation with one of our experts, who will help create a personalized skincare routine that will address your concerns and help you achieve your current and future skin goals. Contact us today to schedule an appointment or to learn more about our dermatology services!

  • August 30, 2019