Meet Our Management Team:

MICHAEL PENNINGTON Chief Executive Officer

Michael Pennington

Chief Executive Officer


Anthony Petelin, M.D.



Grizelda Altamirano

Chief Operations Officer


John Walker

Chief Financial Officer


Chelle O'Keefe

Chief People Officer

Linda Pilla, Chief Compliance Officer

Linda Pilla

Chief Compliance Officer


Rob Surdek

SVP of Revenue Management

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Nina Jorajuria

 SVP of Growth & Development


Darin Szilagyi

SVP of Marketing & Communications

Our Culture

Platinum Dermatology Partners invites you to explore a distinctive approach that empowers physicians, to deliver the best care possible.


  • Founded by and for dermatologists, our company operates on a physician-centric philosophy.
  • We foster a culture that revolves around the needs of physicians and their patients. We believe in providing the necessary tools, resources, and support to empower them to achieve their professional goals seamlessly.
  • Consistently open communication, and mutual trust ensures a collaborative and inclusive work environment where physicians can thrive. 
  • Working together, we can create a business environment that leads to exceptional experiences, outcomes and growth.

Our Purpose

To empower the practice of exceptional dermatology

In everything we do, we are united with a passion for building an environment where inspired physicians can thrive, and their patients feel valued throughout every interaction. 

Our Mission

To empower the practice of dermatology by uniting people obsessed with creating an exceptional experience for patients, physicians and all involved in providing the highest level of care.

Founders of Platinum Dermatology Partners

Our Core Values







Platinum Dermatology Partners

Platinum Dermatology Partners upholds a set of guiding principles that help us to support our physicians in providing exceptional patient care and growing their practices, including:

Focused on outcomes:

We prioritize delivering results for our physicians by providing them with the resources and support they need to grow their practices, achieve their professional goals, and improve their patients’ outcomes.

Setting the standard:

We believe in empowering our physicians to become leaders in their practices. We provide training and support to help them deliver the highest standard of care and stay ahead of industry trends.

Sense of urgency:

We understand the importance of efficient and effective care delivery. We act with a sense of urgency, recognizing that our physicians’ time is valuable, and we strive to provide timely and responsive support.

Adapt and embrace change:

We recognize that the healthcare industry is constantly evolving, and we support our physicians in adapting and embracing change. We provide access to cutting-edge technology and best practices to help our physicians stay competitive and at the forefront of their field.

Committed to learning:

We believe in continuous learning and development to help our physicians grow in their careers. We provide ongoing education and training opportunities to expand our physicians’ knowledge and skill set.

Attention to detail:

We believe that even the smallest details can make a significant impact on our physicians’ success, so we maintain meticulous attention to detail in all aspects of our support and services. 

Platinum Dermatology Partners creates an environment that empowers our physicians to deliver exceptional patient care, grow their practices, and achieve their professional goals, without the distractions.

What We Do

With Platinum Dermatology Partners, you can focus on providing exceptional care without worrying about human resources, IT, regulatory compliance, marketing, and recruiting.  Physicians remain involved in key decisions that impact the organization, while we collaboratively advance your practice.


We understand that your first priority is the well-being of your patients. Therefore, we take on the day-to-day responsibilities of maintaining a successful practice, allowing you to provide exceptional care, and prioritize your patients and staff. Our goal is to help you focus on your passion for dermatology by providing invaluable support and resources to help grow your practice to its full potential.

Physician Leadership

Drive clinical decisions and all aspects of patient care, while contributing to Platinum’s strategy and business trajectory

Resources and Support

Access to resources needed for growth and operational excellence. We provide business intellect and resources to help you accelerate the growth of your practice.


Benefit from the collective minds of other physicians in the network. Collaborate and share best practices in our physician-led environment.

Resources We Offer

Practice Management Intelligence and Service

Leadership Development


Strategic Positioning

Managed Care Relations

Human Resources

Employee Benefits



and much more!

"No matter whether you are speaking about the physicians or the support team that supports them, you have a pervasive culture of people that desire to deliver just an exceptional experience; an exceptional experience for the patient, an exceptional experience to the physician and provider."
Michael Pennington, CEO of Platinum Dermatology Partners
Michael Pennington

Experience the Platinum Difference

You’ll join a group of people COMMITTED

to delivering exceptional dermatology.

“What drives our success at Platinum Dermatology Partners is a palpable culture of being exceptional in all we do that creates an elevated experience for our patients, physicians, providers, and staff.”

– Michael Pennington, Co-Founder & CEO, Platinum Dermatology Partners.

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