Meet The Staff

About Us

Meet The Staff

Our staff prides itself on providing personalized, expert care. Meet the dream team below!

Rodney S.W. Basler

Board-Certified Dermatologist

Rodney S.W. Basler

Dr. Basler has been a Board-Certified Dermatologist for more than 30 years. He is Medical Director to both Skin P.C. Dermatology locations as well as South Lincoln Dermatology Clinic. Dr. Basler is avid supporter for the Nebraska Athletics Department. Dr. Basler enjoys traveling with his wife Debbie, their children and grandchildren.

Experience

  • Dermatologist for Lincoln Veteran Affairs Hospital
  • Dermatological care for UNL Health Center
  • Dermatologist for Nebraska Huskers Athletic Department.

Education

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 1964 – 1967
  • Bachelor of Arts
  • University of Nebraska College of Medicine, Omaha, NE 1967 – 1971
  • Medical Degree
  • St. Joseph’s Hospital and Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ 1971 – 1972
  • Internship
  • University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 1972 – 1975
  • Dermatology Residency
  • United States Airforce 1975 – 1977
  • University of Arizona Medical Center, Tucson, AZ 1977 – 1978
  • Dermatology Clinical Faculty Member

Certification

  • American Board of Dermatology 1977

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Dermatology
  • Nebraska Medical Association
  • Nebraska Dermatology Society
Chad Hillyer

Physician Assistant

Chad Hillyer

Chad Hillyer has been a Physician Assistant for more than 11 years. He started his medical career as a member of the Dallas Cowboys Football Team medical staff. Chad enjoys providing outreach care at NYE Square Assisted Living due to his special interest in geriatric dermatology. Chad founded Skin P.C. in 2011 and lives in Valley, NE with his wife Holly and their two kids Addison and Brody.

Experience

  • Skin P.C. Dermatology, Elkhorn, NE 2011 – Present
  • Fremont Dermatology, Fremont, NE 2006 – Present
  • Physician Home Care Associates, Omaha, NE 2003 – 2006
  • W.B. Carrell Clinic, Dallas, TX 2001 – 2003

Education

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 1993 – 1995
  • Bachelor of Sciences in Biology and Bachelor of Arts in Psychology
  • Union College Physician Assistant Program, Lincoln, NE 1999 – 2001
  • Degree in Primary Care Physician Assistant Studies

Certification/Licensure

  • National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants 2001 – Present
  • Nebraska State Licensure 2003 – Present

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants, fellow member
  • Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants, fellow member
  • Nebraska Dermatology Society, fellow member
  • Nebraska Dermatology Physician Assistants, fellow member
  • International Association for Physicians in Aesthetic Medicine, fellow member
  • Spokesperson for Galderma Forum, 2012
Lyndsey G. Degenhardt

Board-Certified Physician Assistant

Lyndsey G. Degenhardt

Lyndsey G. Degenhardt previously worked at the University of Nebraska Medical Center in Kidney/Pancreas Transplantation. Due to her experience in immunosuppressant and biologic medications, she has a special interest in immunologic dermatology. Lyndsey lives in Elkhorn with her husband Scott, their sons Grayson and Axel and their puggle, Bear.

Experience

  • Skin P.C. Dermatology, Elkhorn, NE July 2012 – Present
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE February 2009 – July 2012

Education

  • University of Nebraska-Lincoln, Lincoln, NE 2002 – 2006
  • Bachelor of Arts in Psychology with a Chemistry and Spanish Emphasis
  • University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha, NE 2006 – 2008
  • Masters of Physician Assistant Studies

Certification/Licensure

  • National Commission on the Certification of Physician Assistants 2009 – Present
  • Nebraska State Licensure 2009 – Present

Professional Memberships

  • American Academy of Physician Assistants, fellow member
  • Nebraska Academy of Physician Assistants, fellow member
  • Nebraska Dermatology Society, fellow member
  • Nebraska Dermatology Physician Assistants, fellow member

Awards

Nebraska Dermatology Society Appreciation Award in recognition of outstanding service and the development and implementation of the “Protect the Skin You’re In” sun protection and skin cancer awareness educational campaign 2014

Debra Baker

DNP, FNP-BC

Debra Baker

Deb began her medical career at Creighton University where she graduated with a Doctorate of Nursing Practice. She is a member of the National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners and American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Deb lives in Fremont with her husband and three children.

Graduate Clinical Experience

  • Completed 1200 hours in primary care setting
  • Completed specialty hours in Dermatology, Obstetrics-Gynecology, and Pediatrics

Education

  • Midland University, Fremont, NE – May 2012, Bachelor of Science in Nursing
  • Creighton University, Omaha, NE – May 2016, Doctorate of Nursing Practice

Certification/Licensure

  • American Nurses Credentialing Center Family Nurse Practitioner board certification – May 2016
  • Nebraska State Licensure 2013

Professional Memberships

  • National Academy of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners, fellow member
  • American Association of Nurse Practitioners, fellow member
Kristal Baker

Skin Care Specialist

Kristal Baker

Kristal has been in dermatology for more than 20 years. In addition to dermatology, Kristal is a trained surgical technologist. Kristal has been trained on several dermatological lasers, and her experience is truly valued. Kristal resides in the Omaha area and enjoys spending time with her three children and two grandchildren.

Experience

  • Skin P.C. Dermatology, Elkhorn, NE 2011 – Present
  • Braddock Finnegan Dermatology, Omaha, NE 1997 – 2011

Education

  • Metro Community College, Omaha, NE 1992 – 1994
  • Associates Degree in Surgical Technology
  • National Coalition of Estheticians, Manufacturers/Distributors & Association (NCEA), Ridgewood, NJ 2007

Certification/Licensure

  • Lumenis Hair Laser and Microdermabrasion – 2003
  • Candela V-Beam Laser – 2006
  • Kinerase Skin Care Specialist Certification and Representative Spokesperson 2007
  • NCEA Board Certification – 2007

Services Provided

  • Skin care consultations
  • Microneedling
  • Chemical peels
  • Acne surgery

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Elkhorn

  • 1408 Veterans Drive
  • Suite 100
  • Elkhorn, NE 68022
  • 402.916.5665

Wahoo

  • Saunders Medical Center
  • 1760 County Road J
  • Wahoo, NE 68066
  • 402.443.4191

Fremont

  • 1935 E Military Avenue
  • Fremont, NE 68025
  • 402.727.7979

Columbus

  • 4508 38th Street
  • Suite 210
  • Columbus, NE 68601
  • 402.727.7979








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