Dr. Diane Ford, President
Dr. Ford has been providing quality, personalized care for all of your dermatologic needs for 20+ years. Dr. Ford is board certified by the American Academy of Dermatology and currently gives public lectures on the topic of dermatologic health. She is a graduate of Bennett College and Wake Forrest University School of Medicine. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. Before going into practice, Dr. Ford completed a residency in Dermatology at Howard University Hospital in Washington, D.C.
Dr. Ford enjoys helping patients achieve the healthy beautiful skin they have always wished for, and she is excited about the opportunity to help you.
Dr. Sophia Reid
Dr. Sophia Reid is a Board Certified Dermatologist specializing in both medical and cosmetic dermatology as well as various surgical procedures with emphasis on aesthetically appealing results. Her clinical interests include diagnosis and treatment of ethnic skin as well as alopecia and cutaneous oncology.
She is well versed in multiple avenues of skin rejuvenation and aesthetics including the use of fillers, neurotoxins, platelet-rich plasma, medical grade chemical peels on all skin types, various body contouring technologies, and laser procedures.
Dr. Reid grew up in the Washington DC area and completed her undergraduate training at the University of Maryland, College Park, where she received her B.S. in Kinesiological Science. She then went on to complete her medical school training at Georgetown University School of Medicine and medical internship year with the University of California Irvine. She completed her dermatology residency at Albert Einstein's program in the Bronx, New York. Dr. Reid is happy to be joining Dr. Diane Ford's excellent team of medical providers.
Courtney Knowles, RN
Courtney Knowles received her registered nursing degree from Hagerstown Community College in 2017 and her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from Stevenson University in 2020. She has worked in dermatology since 2014.
Courtney has extensive knowledge of skin care products and procedures which she has accomplished through numerous certification programs from cosmetic device manufacturers including BTL Aesthetics, Aerolase, Cynosure, EndyMed Intensif, Botox, Hydrafacial, SkinBetter Science, SkinMedica, Topix, ISDIN & Latisse which ensures her patients receive the best treatment and results possible. She is also certified in Coolsculpting through Coolsculpting University where she learned the most up-to-date protocols and technique.
Jenae Parkolay, RN
Jenae is a Registered Nurse and Licensed Esthetician. She received her esthetic training from Von Lee International School of Aesthetics in Baltimore, MD. She then pursued her nursing degree from Hagerstown Community College. Jenae then went on to get her Bachelor’s in Science in Nursing from Walden University where she is currently seeking her Master’s degree.
Jenae started her career in Dermatology in 2014 and grew a passion for the field! During her years in Dermatology, she has gained extensive knowledge in general Dermatology, surgery, Mohs, phototherapy treatments, and cosmetic procedures!
She currently holds many cosmetic certifications including that of the Palomar Icon Laser, the Sciton laser, microneedling and others! Jenae is looking forward to utilizing her training and knowledge as well as gain more knowledge and skills with this growing cosmetic industry to ensure the best treatments for her patients!