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November 12, 2020

Arizona Dermatology joins West Dermatology

West Dermatology is pleased to welcome the outstanding team of providers from Arizona Dermatology. The practice consists of 7 clinics in the Phoenix Metropolitan area as well as surrounding areas in Show Low, Coolidge and Quartzite. The team consists of 6 board-certified dermatologists, 5 mid-level providers and over 100 employees. The providers are known to deliver excellent quality care to its loyal patient base that consists of over 86,000 patients a year. By adding Arizona Dermatology to the West family of practices, our footprint in Arizona continues to grow with 15 locations state wide and 61 locations within CA, AZ and NV.
 
Founded in 1969, Arizona Dermatology is one of the leading Dermatology groups in Arizona. Owners William Ko, MD, John Ebner, DO and Edward Galiczynski, DO, have built a practice focused on medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. They are joined by an excellent team including Glenn Zellman, MD, Michael Crandall, MD, Mary Landau, MD, Physician Assistant Karla Horton and Nurse Practitioners Marlene Wright, Tirsa Quartullo, Debra Bergstrom and Elizabeth Nafornita. 
 
Dr. William Ko is a graduate of Northeastern Ohio University College of Medicine where he completed an eminent six year BS/MD program with honors. Dr. Ko graduated college in two years before completing his allopathic medical school training, he then went on to complete his residency at the prestigious Cleveland Clinic. Dr. Ko has launched many dermatologic pharmaceutical products including Enbrel, Humira, Stelara, Otezla, Taltz, Remicade, Valtrex, Elidel, Protopic and Dupixent. He is also involved in developing the next generation of ground breaking therapies in ARDS, COPD, and Oncology. Dr. Ko was honored by his local peers by being elected President of the Phoenix Dermatological Society. He continues to strive to improve therapeutics in the field of dermatology and other medical specialties.
Dr. John Ebner is a graduate of The University of Arizona with a BS in Nutrition and Chemistry. He holds a Master’s degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology from the University of California, Riverside. He received his medical doctorate from Midwestern University – Arizona College of Osteopathic Medicine, followed by a combined Dermatology Residency and Research Fellowship at the Cleveland Clinic in Ohio.
A native of Northern Cambria, Pennsylvania, Dr. Edward Galiczynski graduated with honors from Lock Haven University of Pennsylvania and graduated with highest honors from Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed a one-year internal medicine internship at the Western Pennsylvania Hospital in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania followed by a combined Dermatology Residency and Research Fellowship at the world-renowned Cleveland Clinic, OH.
The addition of the Arizona Dermatology team to the West Dermatology network increases our ability to provide exceptional care to our patients. As always, we want to hear your feedback and ideas about how we can continue to advance our shared mission.
 
To learn more about Arizona Dermatology, visit: https://arizonaderm.com/