All professionals at Premier Dermatology maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in the medical field. Read on to learn more about our staff's experience and training.
Dr. Jeff Reed
Dr. Jeff Reed was born and raised in Saint Louis. He attended the University of Missouri-Columbia for undergraduate and for medical school. Dr. Reed completed his internship at UCLA and his dermatology residency at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He specializes in general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology as well as MOHS skin cancer surgery.
Dr. Craig Spenner
Dr. Craig Spenner is a board-certified dermatologist who has been in private practice in the Saint Louis area for 35 years. He graduated from St. Louis University and completed his internship at St. Louis University Hospital. Dr. Spenner went on to complete his residency at Wright Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, Ohio. He specializes in general dermatology and is currently licensed in both Missouri and Florida.
Lisa Burgard FNP
Lisa received her Bachelor's Degree in Nursing from Illinois Wesleyan University. She worked as a registered nurse in the Medical/Surgical Intensive Care Unit at St. John's Mercy Medical Center (now Mercy St. Louis) for over eight years. Lisa obtained her Master's Degree in Nursing from the nurse practitioner program at UMSL, receiving both a Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP) degree and an Adult Nurse Practitioner (ANP) degree. She has practiced dermatology in the St. Louis area since 2002.
What is a Nurse Practitioner?
A Nurse Practitioner is a nurse who possesses a Master's Degree in nursing and has several years of clinical experience. Governed by the State of Missouri, a Nurse Practitioner may see patients, diagnose and treat diseases and write prescriptions in collaboration with a physician.