Our dermatologists are committed to providing the most comprehensive skin care for patients of all ages. Parents and their children are welcomed to a warm and comforting environment, with a dedicated team of physicians specifically trained in caring for young children and their skin conditions. Our practice provides the highest level of compassion and quality patient care, using only the most effective and reliable treatments and laser technology.
Diagnosis and treatment of skin conditions that are unique to infants and children are not always treated the same as skin conditions in older patients. Our board certified pediatric dermatologists understand the difference, and carefully treat their younger patients with the utmost care.
John Browning, MD, F.A.A.D., F.A.A.P.
John Browning, MD, F.A.A.D, F.A.A.P., is Board Certified in Pediatrics, Dermatology, and Pediatric Dermatology. As the Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology and the Chief of staff of Pediatric Dermatology, Dr. Browning has extensive experience in diagnosing and treating skin conditions in patients of all ages. Dr. Browning obtained his undergraduate degree from Vanderbilt University Honors Program; he then received his medical degree from the University of Texas Medical School in Galveston and continued his pediatric residency at Baylor College of Medicine in Houston. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Browning also completed his residency in dermatology at the Baylor College of Medicine; he was Chief Resident in 2006-2007. He is a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and a Pediatric Dermatology Fellow.
Dr. Browning is the Assistant Professor of Pediatrics and Dermatology at Baylor College of Medicine and at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio. He also serves as the Chief of Dermatology at the Children’s Hospital of San Antonio.
Emily M. Becker, MD, F.A.A.D., F.A.A.P.
Emily M. Becker, MD, F.A.A.D., F.A.A.P., is board certified in Pediatrics and Dermatology. Dr. Becker began her education at the University of Dallas, graduating Cum Laude. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA). Dr. Becker continued her postgraduate education completing a Pediatrics residency in New York City at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital and Dermatology residency at UTHSCSA. In between each residency, Dr. Becker spent time at the University of California San Francisco undergoing a Clinical Research Fellowship in Psoriasis in which she collaborated on many clinical research trials relating to the field of psoriasis. Dr. Becker completed her Pediatric Dermatology Fellowship at UTHSCSA. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Pediatrics and a Diplomat of the American Board of Pediatrics. Dr. Becker is also a Diplomat of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Board of Dermatology.
Dr. Becker has received many honors and awards during her medical career, including the Gold Foundation Humanism & Excellence in Teaching Award during Pediatric Residency; Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society; Gold Humanism Honor Society; UTHSCSA Medical Foundation Scholarship for Academic Achievement; and Phi Beta Kappa honor society.
Dr. Becker is passionate about providing the best care for diagnosing and treating skin conditions in children of all ages.
Malini Fowler, M.D., F.A.A.D
Malini Fowler, MD, F.A.A.D. is Board Certified in Dermatology. Dr. Fowler began her education at the University of St. Thomas, in Houston, Texas, graduating summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in biology. She obtained her medical degree from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, Texas. Dr. Fowler continued her postgraduate education with a general surgery internship and completed a dermatology residency at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center.
During medical school, Dr. Fowler was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and served as chief resident during her final year of dermatology residency. She is a diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Patricia K. Miller, M.D., F.A.A.D
Patricia Miller, MD, F.A.A.D., is board certified in dermatology and dermatopathology. Dr. Miller obtained her undergraduate degree from Louisiana State University, graduating summa cum laude with a University Medal in biological sciences along with a minor in chemistry. She then received her medical degree from Wake Forest University School of Medicine in Winston Salem, North Carolina. Dr. Miller continued her postgraduate education with an internal medicine internship at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center, a dermatology residency at the University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, and a dermatopathology fellowship at Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center in Lebanon, New Hampshire.
She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology, a Founding Member of the American Board of Medical Specialities. Dr. Miller is also an associate of the American Society of Dermatopathology (ASDP) as well as an active member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS), American Medical Association (AMA), Texas Medical Association (TMA), and Texas Dermatological Society (TDS).
Tanya M. Garza, MPAS, PA-C
Tanya M. Garza, MPAS, PA-C is nationally board certified as a Physician Assistant. She began her education at the University of Texas-Pan American in Edinburg, Texas, where she graduated Cum Laude with a BS in Biology in 2008. After teaching high school science for three years, Tanya decided to return to school to become a Physician Assistant. She completed a rigorous physician assistant program at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA), where she graduated with a Master of Physician Assistant Studies in May 2014. Tanya joined Dr. Browning and Dr. Becker at Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialists in July 2014, where she is receiving extensive training in adult, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology.
Tanya is an active member of the American Association of Physician Assistants (AAPA), Texas Association of Physician Assistants (TAPA), San Antonio Dermatology Physician Assistant Society, and Bexar County Physician Assistant Society.
Keith Remo, PA-C, MPH
Keith Remo, PA-C, MPH, was raised in Maryland in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. After graduating summa cum laude in biochemistry at Western Maryland College, he completed a two-year research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD. He subsequently was accepted into George Washington University in Washington, DC, where he received dual Masters Degrees in both Physician Assistant Studies and in Public Health.
Keith comes to Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialists with a rich fund of knowledge and a wealth of dermatological and surgical experience. His experience ranges from diagnosing and treating skin cancers and common dermatological maladies to issues affecting skins of color.
In his down time, Keith enjoys cooking, running, movies, music, literature, and spending time with his three sons, Max (12), Gavin (10), and Gage Apollo (6). Keith Remo is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and a Fellow member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Jacquelyn Reyna Stovall, DNP, APRN, FNP- BC, CNE
Jacquelyn Reyna Stovall, DNP, APRN, FNP- BC, CNE has been a nurse since 1995 with extensive experience in medical-surgical, telemetry, and oncology. Beginning her nursing careers as an LVN, she then received her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from The University of Texas Health Science Center in 2000. In 2010, she obtained her Master’s of Science in Nursing as a clinical nurse educator with a certificate in Evidence Based Practice and Nursing Education from The University of Texas in El Paso. In 2011, she graduated with a post-master’s certificate as a Family Nurse Practitioner from The University of Massachusetts in Boston. In August of 2015 she was awarded her Doctorate of Nursing Practice from Chatham University. Dr. Stovall has been a nurse educator since 2005, is a National League of Nursing Certified Nurse Educator, and an Association of Nurse Credentialing Center board certified Family Nurse Practitioner. She joined the Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialist family in July of 2014, where she is receiving comprehensive training in adult and pediatric dermatology. She considers herself blessed to be a part of such a forward thinking group that is changing the face of dermatology care.
Cheryl Bruffy, PA-C
Cheryl Bruffy started her education at The University of Texas at San Antonio and graduated summa cum laude with a Bachelor of Science in Community Health in 2010. She gained experience as a medical assistant for a San Antonio dermatologist and Mohs surgeon before continuing her education at The University of Texas Health Science Center in San Antonio to complete the Master of Physician Assistant Studies program. In the summer of 2015, Cheryl graduated and became a board certified Physician Assistant. She joined Dr. Becker and Dr. Browning at Texas Dermatology and Laser Specialists in August of 2015.
Cheryl is a member of the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, San Antonio Dermatology Physician Assistant Society, and Bexar County Physician Assistant Society.
Adriana Valdez-Gully is a licensed esthetician who graduated in 2008 from the Aveda Institute San Antonio. Specializing in Medical Aesthetics, her knowledge and extraordinary touch are enhanced by her ability to customize her treatments to her clients’ specific needs. Adriana’s passion for delivering the best quality care keeps her up to date on the latest in skin care regimens and techniques. Her approach is one that encompasses all of her technical knowledge with a relaxing and soothing touch. She is a master of all things such as facials, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, Miradry, micro-needling, various laser treatments, and much more. All of your skin care needs can be met simply by putting your skin in Adriana’s hands.