Dr. Pauly, a native of Wisconsin, is the founder of Blue
graduating from St. Norbert College, he obtained his medical degree from Loyola
University. He interned at the Gunderson Clinic in La Crosse, Wisconsin and
completed his residency at the University of Michigan. Dr. Pauly and his family
moved to Waynesboro, Virginia in 1977. He is a member of the American Academy
of Dermatology, the Virginia Dermatology Society and is board certified by the
American Board of Dermatology. Dr.
Pauly’s areas of interest are derm surgery, skin cancer, geriatric dermatology,
atopic dermatitis, skin of color, pediatric dermatology, psoriasis and
dermatopathology. He maintains consulting privileges at Augusta Health Center
in Fishersville, Virginia, and Stonewall Jackson Hospital in Lexington,
Dr. Cynthia H. Dent
Dr. Dent, who is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology, joined Blue Ridge Dermatology as a partner in 1989. Dr. Dent, a native of North Carolina, completed her undergraduate work at Duke University and obtained her Doctor of Medicine from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Her residency was completed at the University of Virginia. She and her family are now residents of Charlottesville, Virginia. Dr. Dent is a member of the Academy of Dermatology, the Albemarle County Medical Society, and the Medical Society of Virginia. Her areas of interest are dermatopathology, derm surgery, general dermatology, geriatric dermatology, hair disorders, nail disorders, skin of color, pediatric dermatology, sexually transmitted infections, and psoriasis. Dr. Dent maintains consulting privileges at Augusta Health Center, in Fishersville, Virginia, and at Stonewall Jackson Hospital in Lexington, Virginia.
Dr. Keith A. Knoell
Dr. Knoell joined Blue Ridge Dermatology in 1999 and is
board certified by the American Board of Dermatology.He completed his dermatology residency training at the
University of Virginia, Department of Dermatology and obtained his medical
degree at the University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey (Rutgers
Medical School).He has authored
or co-authored over 16 medical journal articles and book chapters and has an
appointment as a clinical, assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University
of Virginia.Dr. Knoell
maintains consulting privileges at Augusta Health Center in Fishersville,
Virginia, and Stonewall Jackson Memorial Hospital, in Lexington, Virginia. He
is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and Albemarle County Medical
Society. His interests include general medical dermatology, dermatologic
surgery and cosmetic dermatology including Restylane augmentation, facial
peels, and Botox therapy.
Dr. Paul Krusinski
Dr. Krusinski joined Blue Ridge Dermatology in 2011 and practices 2 to 3 days per week primarily in the Lexington office.He relocated to Virginia from the University of Vermontwhere he was Chief of the Division of Dermatology for 33 years, and where he practiced dermatology for 36 years. Dr. Krusinski is a graduate of The Ohio State University where he earned a B.A. degree in 1965 and his MD degree in 1968. He did his medical internship at the University of Vermont, and after 2 years of military service returned to Ohio State for his Dermatology residency training. He is an Emeritus Professor of Medicine/Pediatrics and Dermatology at the University of Vermont, College of Medicine, and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology and is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology.
He has edited three textbooks and authored multiple articles in peer reviewed medical journals.He has been a principal investigator in many therapeutic research trials on acne, atopic eczema, psoriasis (topical agents as well as the newer “biologic” agents), herpes simplex, shingles (Zoster), and male pattern baldness.His clinical interests are medical and surgical dermatology and pediatric dermatology. Dr. Krusinski now lives in Lexington, Virginia.
Dr. Ines W. Soukoulis
Dr. Soukoulis is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology in both dermatology and pediatric dermatology. She has a special interest in caring for the dermatologic needs of the pediatric population and will be seeing both pediatric and adult patients.
Prior to moving to Virginia and joing Blue Ridge Dermatology, Dr. Soukoulis was on faculty at Boston Children's Hospital and Beth Israel Deaconess Hospital in Boston, MA. She completed dermatology training at the Harvard Combined Dermatology Children's Hospital. She received her undergraduate degree from The College of New Jersey and her medical dgree from Rutgers New Jersey Medical School. She belongs to the American Academy of Dermatology and the Society of Pediatric Dermatology.
Dr. Soukoulis currently resides in Charlottesville with her husband. She is fluent in Mandarin Chinese and enjoys hiking, playing the piano and spending time with her family.