About Our Providers

David Hensley, M.D.

Hensley20170310Is a native of North Texas and graduated from the Texas Tech School of Medicine. Dr. Hensley served as a Dermatology Clinical Research Fellow at the University of Texas-Houston Medical School for two years before his Dermatology Residency at the Geisinger Medical Center in Pennsylvania. In 2000, he was honored to accept the role of Chief Resident and served in this position for a year before returning to Texas. Dr. Hensley has practiced clinical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology in Arlington since 2001, and regularly performs peer-to-peer lecturing. He started Metroplex Dermatology in early 2010

Blum20170310Stephen Blum, M.D.

Originally from Salisbury, Maryland, Dr. Blum attended the University of South Dakota in order to pursue his doctoral dermatology degree. He keeps the practice up-to-date with the American Academy of Dermatology seminars and conferences including the Coastal Dermatology Conference and Pacific Dermatology Conference.

DrCizenskiJeffrey Cizenski, M.D.

Is a board certified dermatologist and a native of Syracuse, New York. Dr. Cizenski is a summa cum laude graduate of the University at Buffalo and was an Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society (AOA) member at SUNY Upstate Medical University where he earned his medical degree. Dr. Cizenski completed his internship at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center in Syracuse, New York and his dermatology residency at Baylor University Medical Center in Dallas, Texas where he served as chief resident. Dr. Cizenski has published literature in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology, International Journal of Dermatology, British Journal of Dermatology and Cutis. He has also authored book chapters in dermatology texts. During residency Dr. Cizenski was the recipient of a grant from the American Society of Dermatopathology for research conducted on Merkel Cell Carcinoma, a rare form of skin cancer. He was later awarded a prize for the presentation of this project at the Texas Dermatological Society meeting. Dr. Cizenski has a passion for medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. He enjoys college basketball, NFL football and spending quality time with his wife and daughter.

Richard Brandt, Ph.D., MPAS, PA-C

Brandt20170310Is a Dermatologic Physician Assistant with 17 years of clinical experience in the specialty. PA Brandt graduated from Hahnemann University in Philadelphia in 1998, and later earned a Master’s degree from the University of Nebraska Medical Center for his work with dermatologic laser medicine. He was recently awarded a Doctorate from Texas Tech University for his work with consumer-controlled medical records. Further, he has served as a Clinical Sub-Investigator, a PA Moderator, an Adjunct Faculty member (PCOM), a Clinical Instructor, and a published author during his career.​

Debbie Slay, PA-C, MPAS

Slay20170310Is a Dermatologic Physician Assistant with 11 years of experience. PA Slay graduated summa cum laude from Texas A&M University and with honors during the completion of her Master's degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of North Texas Health Sciences Center in Fort Worth. She also earned a Master's in Dermatology from the University of Nebraska Medical Center for her work on psoriatic therapies.

 

 

Karl20170310Josephine Karl, PA-C,

Is a Dermatologic Physician Assistant and graduated from the University of Texas Medical Branch, Galveston.

BethanyBethany Patterson, RN, BSN

Is a Medical Aesthetics Registered Nurse, specializing in cosmetic injectables. Upon receiving her Bachelors in Nursing from Baylor University, she worked in the cardiac intensive care setting for the Baylor and Harris Methodist hospital systems for several years before pursuing a career in medical aesthetics. Bethany feels a true calling to the aesthetic field of nursing, and enjoys helping her patients look and feel their best, while maintaining a natural, refreshed appearance.

Dr. PfluegerKobi Pflueger, RN, BSN

Is a Medical Aesthetics Registered Nurse with 7 years of experience in the Aesthetics industry. Kobi has a Bachelors of Science in Business Administration from the University of Texas at Dallas. She received her Bachelors of Science Nursing from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center where she graduated with the following awards: Academic Achievement Award, Clinical Nursing Practice Award, Community Nursing Practice Award, Student Leadership Award, and Student Affairs Award. She started her Family Nurse Practitioner program with George Washington University and is currently completing her hours with Walden University. Kobi strives for patient comfort and increasing patient self-confidence. She loves to answer questions and concerns for her patients. She has trained under some of the biggest names in the industry: Allergan Cosmetics and Skin Care, Zeltiq, Merz, Alma Lasers, Sciton, Cutera, Eclipse, Syneron, Dermasweep, Visia, Galderma, and Fraxel. She has worked with Ideal Image as a Medical Regional for the West Coast, Sona MedSpa (DFW Centers) as Clinical Director, Ultherapy as Clinical Educator, and most recently as Sante Medical Aesthetics Director of Clinical Services.