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THE DERMDOX TEAM - Gilbert Office 

Stephen Schleicher, MD

Medical Director

The author of two books and over one hundred journal articles, Dr. Schleicher serves on the Editorial Board of the journal Emergency Medicine and for fifteen years served on the Advisory Board of the Day Spa Association. READ MORE

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Amy DePalma MSN, NP-C

Nurse Practitioner

Amy graduated from Bloomsburg University with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and then received her Master of Science in Nursing from DeSales University. She is certified with the American Association of Nurse Practitioners. Prior to joining Dermdox, Amy worked in Critical Care and another dermatology practice.

In her free time Amy enjoys hiking and spending time outdoors with her family.

Ashley Vasquez, RMA

Medical Assistant

Ashley has been a Medical Assistant since 2012 with experience in many different specialties. In her free time she loves to go hiking, biking, kayaking, traveling the World, and is very adventurous.   “Jobs fill your pockets, Adventures fill your Soul”  Don’t be afraid to get out there and enjoy life, Great things never came from comfort zones.


Lead Medical Receptionist

Crystal has been working in Dermatology for the last 5 ½ years.  She is very friendly and compassionate.  In Crystal’s free time she enjoys being outdoors, especially on the lake or hiking. Additionally, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends.

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Saied Talaie, MD, FACS

Plastic Surgeon

Dr. Talaie brings over 25 years of experience to DermDox Dermatology. He is board-certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery which maintains rigorous standards in plastic and reconstructive surgery.  His post graduate surgical training includes a residency in General Surgery at Maryland General Hospital followed by a residency in Plastic Surgery at the University of Pittsburgh where he served as chief resident. He then completed a fellowship in Microsurgery and Hand Surgery at Southern Illinois University. Dr. Talaie is highly trained and widely respected and performs a variety of plastic surgery procedures including removal of skin cancers, mini face-lifts, and liposuction.

Tongshay “Shay” Bilal, CCMA

Medical Assistant

Shay has been a CCMA  and working under Amy DePalma for the past  6 years. She obtained her Associates Degree in Scientific Technology at Fortis Institute Scranton in 2017, where she was also the keynote speaker at her graduation.  Shay is extremely family oriented and her son is what keeps her motivated. She is full of energy and laughs. If you schedule an appointment in our Gilbert office you may get lucky to hear her singing off key throughout the office.  

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Front Office Staff

Katherine is a proud mother of two. During her free time, she enjoys reading books, swimming, riding motorcycles and spending family with her family. She enjoys interacting with patients and people. She has a very friendly personality and has a can-do attitude. She highly recommends you stay hydrated, and moisturized. She also recommends to never leave your home without sunscreen.

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Charlene Roman-Holland (Cookie)

Practice Manager

Cookie has been doing customer service for over 40 years. She has an outgoing personality and is excellent with patience and people. She is willing to go the extra mile. With over 10 years experience in dermatology. Cookie also has over 20 years of management skills. She is a people person and loves what she does.  Cookie Loves to spend time with her friends and family. She enjoys all the special moments with her seven grandchildren. 

Latest Clinic News:


Welcome to DermDox.

On August 1, 2016, DermDox Dermatology Centers, PC opened its dermatology center in Downtown Hazleton.  Dr. Stephen Schleicher and his team has been serving Luzerne County and the surrounding area for over thirty years, and welcomes you to the "new" practice.  Dr. Schleicher offers the same service that thousands of patients have relied on for decades in the same familiar office.    


Clinical Research Studies.

DermDox has a variety of dermatology clinical studies available where the public may participate - and get free dermatology study care and paid for participant's time.  Please call the office to learn about the latest studies, as we offer many studies each year, and studies may begin on short notice.  We will announce studies on this website when we are able.  

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