THE DERMDOX TEAM - Leola Office
Stephen Schleicher, MD
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
Saied Talaie, MD, FACS
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.
Brittany Spinosa-Weber, MSPAS, PA-C
Brittany graduated from Moravian University with a Bachelor of Science in Biology and then received a Master of Science in Physician Associate Studies from DeSales University. She is certified by the National Commission for the Certification of Physician Associates and is licensed to practice in both Pennsylvania and New Jersey. Brittany joins DermDox after working as a PA-C at another dermatology practice. She has also worked as a dermatology/internal medicine medical scribe for LVHN and a patient care assistant on the trauma unit for SLUHN prior to obtaining her medical degree.
Megan Horvath, CRNP
Megan graduated from The Pennsylvania State University in 2016 with her Bachelors of Science in Nursing. Megan completed two years of nursing at the bedside at Penn State Hershey Medical Center in the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit prior to returning The Pennsylvania State University for graduate school. While continuing to work full time in the NICU as a Registered Nurse, Megan completed the Family Nurse Practitioner program at Penn State and graduated with her Masters of Science in Nursing in 2020. Megan is an AANP board certified Family Nurse Practitioner with a passion for Dermatology.
Taylor has been a registered nurse since 2014. She worked at the Hershey NICU for 6 years and was a traveling nurse. Taylor now is a NICU Nurse at Temple University Hospital. Taylor has been certified as a nurse injector since 2016 and injected at a local med spa for 2 years, She enjoys her animals and spending time with her family and friends.
Christine became a certified medical assistant in 2015. She joins the practice with previous experience in dermatology. She is compassionate and detail-oriented and takes a lot of pride in her work. Christine loves to spend time with her family, especially her son.
Brianna has almost 7 years of dermatology experience as a Medical Assistant. She is currently going to Penn State Berks for her LPN. Brianna always puts her patients first and is passionate about dermatology, she believes if you love what you do you will never work a day in your life .
Lorena is a certified medical assistant with two years experience in the medical field. She received her training at Berks Technical Instatute. Lorena is
bilingual and assists with our Spanish speaking patients.
Charlene Roman-Holland (Cookie)
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.