Mark Gaughan, MD, FAAD
Dr. Mark Gaughan was trained in Dermatology at the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. He is trained in general dermatology, dermatologic surgery and laser surgery. Dr. Gaughan joined his father in practice at Durango Dermatology in 2001. Special interests include treatment of skin cancer, laser surgery, Mohs surgery, and treatment of aging skin.
Prior to medical school, Dr. Gaughan was a helicopter pilot in the Army flying UH-60 Blackhawk helicopters at Ft. Bragg, NC. He also served in Operation Desert Storm as a medical evacuation pilot and later served as the flight surgeon for the New Mexico Army National Guard and retired after over 20 years of service.
Dr. Mark Gaughan is a fellow in the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Mohs Surgery, American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery. Additionally, he is a member of the American Medical Society, Colorado Medical Society, Colorado Dermatology Society, and the New Mexico Dermatology Society.
Raised in Durango, Colorado Mark enjoys the many activities and resources Durango offers.
Joseph Dai III, MD, FAAD
Haley Frazier, MPAS, PA-C
Haley is a board-certified Physician Assistant. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Nutritional Sciences from the University of Arizona and earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Northern Arizona University. She is thrilled to be joining the wonderful team of providers and staff at Durango Dermatology. She is passionate about patient education and skin cancer prevention and loves serving patients of all ages. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants as well as the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
In her spare time she enjoys spending time with friends and family, traveling and taking advantage of all the outdoor activities Durango has to offer. She is an avid skier and snowboarder and loves hiking and the outdoors.
Kristin Pogue, MPAS, PA-C
Kristin Pogue is a board-certified physician assistant. She received her undergraduate degree in biomedical science from Texas A&M University. She joined the practice in 2006 after completing her Master's in Physician Assistant Studies at University of Texas Medical Branch. During her training, she began to focus on dermatology by completing rotations and reasearch in the Dermatology Department at UTMB and performing additional clinical work at other university and private dermatology practices. Kristin's special interests are skin cancer prevention and education.
Kristin Pogue is a diplomate in the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a member of the New Mexico Dermatology Society.
Since moving to Durango, Kristin has avidly pursued her passion for the outdoors with mountain biking, trail running, nordic skiing, and gardening.
Jenna Black, RN, CANS
Jenna Black, RN joined Durango Dermatology in 2015 as a cosmetic nurse. She is a graduate of Fort Lewis College and pursued a career in Nursing, attaining her Registered Nursing License in 2013. Jenna believes in the importance of patient education and values the science behind her treatments. Her experience in women's health nursing allows her to treat her patients with understanding and compassion and feels the best treatment is one that leaves you feeling refreshed and confident.
Robyn Chapman, BSN, RN, CANS
Robyn grew up in Indianapolis, Indiana. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) in 1990 from Hope College in Holland, Michigan. She practiced 17 years with Cardiac Surgical patients then moved into aesthetic nursing. Since 2007, she has been an injector and a laser specialist at a Dermatology practice in Knoxville, TN. In 2016, she and her family moved to Durango. Robyn increased her knowledge and expertise by receiving her National Certification as an Aesthetic Nurse Specialist (CANS) in 2014. She has a passion for caring and listening to her patients in order to meet their concerns and enhance their natural beauty. She uses her aesthetic eye and skill to make her patients smile and feel good about themselves.
Robyn has been married 26 years and raised her 2 daughters in Knoxville, TN. She loves caring for her family and 3 dogs, and is also embracing all the beauty and outdoor activities of Durango.
Jordan Balfour, Lic. Cosmetologist
Jordan joins Durango Dermatology specializing in HydraFacial and CoolSculpting treatments. She graduated cosmetology school in 2014 from The Salon Professional Academy in Grand Junction. While learning about hair, skin, and nails, she discovered a true passion for skin care. Jordan then moved to Canton, Ohio and managed a day spa there for 2 years, before relocating to Durango in order to be closer to friends and family. Jordan is passionate about learning new things and continuing her education to better care for her patients.
Jordan loves living in the area to spend time with friends and family and of course, play with her three adorable dogs!