Dr. Kate Gant
ABOUT DR GANT
After three years practicing a combination of private and academic dermatology on the East Coast, Dr. Gant and her family settled in Northern California and she has been practicing in the area since 2012. Her husband, Dr. Jon Gant is an orthopedic hand surgeon and practices locally as well.
Dr. Gant enjoys all aspects of medical dermatology with a special focus in acne and rosacea as well as skin cancer prevention. She enjoys the ongoing relationships she has with her patients and she strives to incorporate the best new practices and technology into her care.
Dr. Gant has over ten years of experience in aesthetic treatments with advanced training in laser and light sources, neuromodulators, dermal fillers, sclerotherapy and microneedling. She has taught Dermatology residents cosmetic injection techniques as well as laser safety and training.
When away from the office, Dr. Gant enjoys spending time outside with her husband and two young children, as well as cheering for Duke basketball and Big Ten football.
Wendy Mazursky MS, PA-C
Wendy is a certified Physician Assistant, specialized in Dermatology, with over 15 years of experience in medicine. Wendy joined the West Oak team in January of 2021.
She earned her undergraduate degree at UCLA and received her masters degree at the University of Colorado School of Medicine Physician Assistant Program.
Wendy has expertise in all ages, skin types, and ethnicities for a full spectrum of conditions. She has specific expertise in skin cancer screening, acne treatment protocols and the diagnosis of various rashes. Her gentle demeanor and meticulous approach make her a valuable member to the team.
Allen Markovic, PA-C
Allen Markovic is a certified Physician Assistant specializing in Medical and Surgical Dermatology. He graduated with honors from The Ohio State University with a degree in Clinical Laboratory Sciences from their School of Allied Medicine.
He then went on to work as a clinical laboratory scientist for the Cleveland Clinic on their main campus as a blood bank specialist. Later he went on to graduate from Touro University of Nevada from their Masters of Physician Assistant program where he also qualified as a medical student tutor for the Office of Academic Services and Institutional Support.
After graduation, Allen has accrued over 7 years of Dermatology experience working for practices such as Academic Dermatology of Nevada, AboutSkin Dermatology, Placer Dermatology, UCDavis Health, and the Berman Skin Institute.
His medical interests include diagnosis of skin malignancies with early surgical intervention, treating and managing a variety of skin conditions including skin cancer, psoriasis, acne, warts, rashes, and other dermatology disease processes for all skin types and ages.
Outside of work, you can often find him playing ice hockey. During his free time Allen also likes to continue writing his fiction series and illustrating the art for his books.
Jennifer Morrissey, RN Aesthetic Director
Jennifer started her career in the United States Air Force and completed her nursing degree in Washington. Jennifer has been in the aesthetic space for well over a decade.
Her expertise became recognized by aesthetic industry giants like Allergan, the maker of botox and Juvaderm, and she was asked to participate and advisory boards and become an injection trainer. She also holds roles as a nurse educator/ambassador for major skin product companies, giving patients well rounded advice on skin care and sun protection.
Jennifer heads our Aesthetic Department and her treatments include injectable fillers, neurotoxins, microneedling, Kybella, Sculptra, laser treatments and medical grade chemical peels.
Ashley Bogue, Licensed Aesthetician
Ashley’s lifelong interest in beauty and skincare led her to becoming a Licensed Aesthetician in 2017. After graduating, she ran her own skincare studio for several years before joining a larger team of aestheticians at a health club, before finding her home at West Oak.
Her passion for staying up-to-date on the latest and greatest skincare advancements gives her an in-depth knowledge of a wide range of products for all skin types. She has advanced training in many professional-grade peels, microdermabrasion, dermal infusion, and more.
She believes in the golden rule for her treatments: giving patients the kind of care and attention to detail that she would want for her own skin.
- Tricare Western Region
- Blue Shield of California PPO
- Cigna PPO
- Anthem Blue Cross PPO
- Aetna PPO
- UHC PPO
- Hills Group