About Us

Our Philosophy

At Island Dermatology we believe in providing comprehensive care for all skin concerns whether medical or cosmetic in nature. Using the latest technology and most innovative techniques, we offer the most effective medical, cosmetic, and surgical treatments available. We pride ourselves on our individualized care plans that focus on the goals and unique needs of each patient. We want to astonish our patients, exceeding expectations with our personal approach, customized treatment plans, exceptional customer service, excellent follow through, and proven results.

The skin care professionals at Island Dermatology have spent years studying dermatology, internal medicine, and skin care. Our experience, paired with our commitment to remain current with new techniques and technologies, ensures that we provide our patients with the best skin care advice and effective treatments.

Welcome Dr. Kean Lawlor!

We are excited to announce Dr. Kean Lawlor is the new owner of Island Dermatology! Dr. Lawlor has over 30 years of general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology experience. He is also the owner and operator of Seattle Skin and Laser, a dermatology clinic he founded in 2000 with locations across Seattle and Edmonds. Dr. Baron and Dr. Lawlor have worked closely together over the years sharing ideas, resources, and key employees. Dr. Lawlor is therefore very familiar with Island Dermatology, the staff, and the systems in use. Now he’s excited to meet the patients! He will also be working closely with Jennifer Hall PA-C and Sheila LiBrizzi, LE who will continue with their regular schedules.
Dr. Lawlor is available to see patients every Wednesday at Island Dermatology. Please call the front desk at (206) 232-7546 to schedule today.
Click here to learn more about Dr. Lawlor and Seattle Skin and Laser.


Kean B. Lawlor, M.D., FAAD

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Dr. Lawlor is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a Board Certified dermatologist. He holds the title of Clinical Assistant Professor of Medicine (Dermatology) at the University of Washington School of Medicine. Dr. Lawlor completed his medical training at the University of Missouri-Kansas and his internship and residency at The Cleveland Clinic. In 2000 he founded Seattle Skin and Laser and has expanded to 4 locations across Seattle and Edmonds. He is frequently recognized as one of Seattle’s “Top Doctors” by Seattle Magazine. Dr. Lawlor continues to enjoy all aspects of dermatology but has a special interest and expertise in the treatment of skin cancer, and laser medicine and surgery. Each week Dr. Lawlor offers general dermatology and Mohs surgical clinics at both our Edmonds and University Village clinics.


Sheena Nguyen, DO

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Dr. Nguyen is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a Board Certified, Fellowship Trained Pediatric Dermatologist.

She was born and raised in Seattle, Washington and graduated with her Bachelor of Science degree at the University of Washington. She earned her medical degree from Touro College in New York, New York, and completed her dermatology residency training at Western University in Southern California prior to returning home to complete her pediatric dermatology fellowship at Seattle Children’s Hospital. While she sees patients of all ages, her special interests are in pediatric dermatology, laser surgery and skin of color; topics on which she has presented at national meetings and published in both peer-reviewed journals and anticipated in textbooks. Dr. Nguyen also sees patients at our University Village location.


Jennifer Hall, PA-C

Jennifer Hall is a Certified Dermatology Physician Assistant who treats patients of all ages with psoriasis, skin cancers, acne, and other dermatological conditions. Jennifer graduated from Butler University/Clarion Health and spent the first 5 years of her Physician Assistant career in primary and urgent care in Texas. In 2004 she transitioned to dermatology and was trained by a Mohs surgeon to perform excisions and surgical closures, in addition to cosmetic procedures such as Botox, fillers, and laser treatments. She practiced dermatology in San Diego, California for 3 years, Ormond Beach, Florida for 4 years, and most recently ran a busy dermatology clinic near Nashville, Tennessee for 5 1/2 years. She relocated to Mercer Island and joined Island Dermatology in October 2016. She is an active member of the National Academy of Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. In 2009 Jennifer earned an MBA from the University of Florida, graduating with honors, Beta Gama Sigma. In her spare time she loves to run, travel, and spend time with her daughter, husband, and golden retriever.

Sheila LiBrizzi, Licensed Aesthetician

Sheila LiBrizzi, Licensed Master Aesthetician

Sheila has been in the Cosmetic industry for over 15 years working as an Aesthetician and professional Make-up artist. She started her career on the East Coast working for 2 Physicians at Baystate Center for Plastic Surgery in the Boston Area. She moved to Seattle in 1995 and continued her work at a Medical Spa in Seattle where she was the lead Aesthetician providing many services for facial rejuvenation. Joining Island Dermatology in 2011, she is dedicated to patient care and has an extensive knowledge about a wide variety treatments and can help direct you toward the best way to treat and meet your skin care needs. She specializes in body contouring with Coolsculpting as well as skin tightening services along with science-based skincare. Being able to treat skin concerns with effective treatments and medical grade skincare is her ultimate passion. Sheila is always ready to learn the newest technology and she enjoys educating and building strong relationships with patients.