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Jan-Marie Kroh, M.D., FAAD
Dr. Kroh is originally from Tulsa, Oklahoma. She graduated from the College of William and Mary in Williamsburg, Virginia with a B.S. in Biology and a minor in visual arts. Dr. Kroh received her Medical Degree from St. Louis University followed by an internship at St. John’s Mercy Hospital in St. Louis. She completed her residency in Dermatology at University of Kansas in 2003 and is a board certified dermatologist. Dr. Kroh joined Johnson County Dermatology in 2004 and has been co-owner of Johnson County Dermatology with Dr. Tauscher since 2010. Doctors Kroh and Tauscher both consider early detection and treatment of skin cancers a shared primary goal of the practice.
Dr. Kroh is married to a Kansas City native and lives in midtown Kansas City in the neighborhood where her husband was raised. They have two young daughters and a standard poodle, Rosie . When she is not busy taking care of her patients she enjoys cooking, gardening, painting and learning to play the violin.
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Amanda Tauscher, M.D., FAAD
Amanda Tauscher was born and raised in western Kansas. She graduated from Kansas State University with a degree in nutritional science and subsequently attended the University of Kansas School of Medicine. During her medical school training she completed a post-sophomore fellowship in pathology. After graduation from KU she completed an internship in internal medicine at St. Joseph’s Hospital in Denver followed by dermatology residency at University of Colorado Health Sciences Center. She moved back to the Kansas City area and began her dermatology practice at Johnson County Dermatology following completion of residency training in 2006. Doctor Tauscher is a board-certified dermatologist and has been co-owner of Johnson County Dermatology with Dr. Kroh since 2010. Doctors Tauscher and Kroh both consider early detection and treatment of skin cancers a shared primary goal of the practice.
Doctor Tauscher lives in western Johnson county with her husband, two energetic young daughters, two former farm cats and a golden retriever. She enjoys the responsibilities of patient care and the myriad activities family life in the Midwest offers.
Trisha Prossick, M.D., FAAD
Dr. Prossick who has more than ten years of experience in dermatology is joining Johnson County Dermatology in January 2017. She grew up in New Jersey and graduated from Rutgers University with a B.A. in Biology. Graduating magna cum laude from the University of Maryland School of Medicine, she received her medical degree in 2001 and pursued an internal medicine internship at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of NJ. After completion of her dermatology residency at Kansas University in 2005, she joined a group practice in the Kansas City area. She is a board certified dermatologist who loves treating a variety of skin conditions but specializes in allergic contact dermatitis. After meeting her husband who was born and raised in Kansas, Dr. Prossick decided to make Kansas City her home and currently lives in Johnson County with her husband and two children.
Jesse Watts, MPA-C
Jesse has been with Johnson County Dermatology since 2005. Raised in Louisburg, KS, she received her undergraduate degrees from Pittsburg State University and her master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the University of Florida. She is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Jesse enjoys providing general medical dermatology care to patients of all ages. She also performs biopsies and minor surgical procedures in the office.
Jesse is married to her high school sweetheart and they live in Overland Park with their two children.
Retta Webb, MPA-C
Retta Webb joined Johnson County Dermatology in the Winter 2014. She is originally from Wichita, Kansas. Ms. Webb holds a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science from The University of Kansas (2010) and a Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Wichita State University (2013). She is a member of the AAPA and SDPA and is board certified by the NCCPA. She has been practicing in Dermatology since September 2013. Other experiences as a Physician Assistant include Urgent Care. While Ms. Webb treats a wide variety of diseases within general Dermatology, special interests include prevention and early detection of skin cancer, as well as acne treatment. In her spare time, Retta enjoys swimming laps, reading, volunteering within her community, traveling, and cheering for the Kansas Jayhawks
Laura Stigge, MPA-C
Laura Stigge has been with Johnson County Dermatology since 2008, but practicing in Dermatology since 1996. Received undergraduate degree at UN-Lincoln and Master’s degree of Physician Assistants at Omaha medical center. She is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Laura enjoys providing general medical dermatology care to patients of all ages. She does specialize in cosmetic dermatology. Laura lives in Overland Park with her 3 children.
Kristin Sands, MPA-C
Kristin Sands is a licensed and certified Physician Assistant, a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and is board certified through the NCCPA. She graduated from Kansas State University with a B.S. in Science with a Life Science Major and a Minor in Biology. Kristin then went on to receive her Masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Missouri State University.
Kristin has been practicing as a Dermatology PA since 2007, and joined our practice in December 2016. She has trained in the most advanced medical and cosmetic dermatology treatments, and specializes in medications such as accutane for acne and biologics for psoriasis. Kristin also is skilled in surgical excisions, biopsies and cryotherapy. She practices proactive Dermatology care and recommends annual full body skin exams for the detection and prevention of skin cancer.
Kristin is an avid dog lover and travels every chance she can get. She was born and raised in Independence, MO and currently resides in Overland Park with her husband, toddler son, and baby girl.