Dr. Joop (“Yope”) M. Grevelink received his M.D. and Ph.D. from the University of Leiden, the Netherlands. After completing a Biomedical Engineering postdoctoral fellowship at the University of Utah, he received his residency training in dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, Massachusetts. He established and directed for nine years the MGH Dermatology Laser Center and continues his affiliation with Massachusetts General Hospital for over 29 years. Under his tutelage many physicians have been trained in laser surgery. He is Board Certified in Dermatology, and has written articles for dermatology publications, periodicals, academic peer review and chapters for dermatology books. Dr. Grevelink has been a clinical investigator for numerous laser companies and presents at national and international conferences and seminars. He was Program Chairman of the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery at its annual meeting. He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatology Surgery, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. Dr. Grevelink has staff privileges at Massachusetts General Hospital and Winchester Hospital.
Dr. Robert Staszewski received his M.D. from Yale University and completed residencies in Internal Medicine at the Beth Israel Hospital and in Dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School in Boston, MA, where he was a Chief Resident. Dr. Staszewski is a Board Certified Dermatologist, and completed a Clinical and Research Fellowship in Dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American College of Physicians, a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Diplomate of the American Board of Internal Medicine, Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, and Diplomate of the National Board of Medical Examiners. Among his awards are election to the Tau Beta Pi Honor Society, the Award for Outstanding Achievement as an Undergraduate, Columbia University, a Howard Hughes Doctoral Fellowship in Physics at Harvard University, a New York State Regents Medical Scholarship, and a National Research Service Award. Dr. Staszewski has staff privileges at Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA, and the Spaulding Rehabilitation Hospital, Boston, MA. Dr. Staszewski has published in numerous peer reviewed journals.
Dr. Gary Mendese received his M.D. from the University of Massachusetts Medical School in Worcester, MA where he was named to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society. He then completed his medical internship at Saint Vincent Hospital followed by dermatology training at the combined Boston University/Tufts University Dermatology Residency Program, where he was a Chief Resident. Dr. Mendese is a Board Certified Dermatologist, and after residency, completed an American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) approved fellowship under the leadership of Donald J Grande, MD who was a leader in the field for over 30 years. His rigorous fellowship involved the treatment and reconstruction of over 1,000 skin cancers. Two Massachusetts Eye and Ear Infirmary surgeons also contributed to Dr. Mendese’s training. He is a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery, Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. He has conducted both clinical and basic science research and has published in several peer-reviewed journals. He is on staff at Winchester Hospital, Newton-Wellesley Hospital, Hallmark Health, North Shore Medical Center and Wentworth-Douglass Hospital.
Natalie Jones joined Boston Dermatology and Laser Center in July 2006. Originally from Wichita, Kansas, Natalie earned her Bachelors of Science in Clinical Laboratory Science at the University of Kansas. She went on to receive her Masters in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Florida College of Medicine in 2001. Her practice includes both medical and cosmetic dermatology, including various laser treatments.
Natalie is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and has completed additional training to earn Diplomate status. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, American Society for Lasers in Medicine and Surgery, and is a Certified Medical Laser Safety Officer.
Aliza Stern originally joined Boston Dermatology and Laser Center in January 2006 and rejoined the practice in July of 2014. Aliza earned her Bachelors of Arts in Behavioral Neuroscience at Lehigh University. She went on to receive her Masters in Medical Science from Yale University School of Medicine’s Physician Associate Program. Prior to working in dermatology Aliza practiced in obstetrics and gynecology. Aliza is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Her practice includes both medical and cosmetic dermatology.
Erica Lundgren joined Boston Dermatology and Laser Center in October 2014. Erica earned her Bachelors of Science in Biology at the University of Wisconsin-Madison. She went on to receive her Masters in Health Sciences from Duke University School of Medicine’s Physician Assistant Program. Erica is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and the Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants.