Dr. Amy Vaughan

Amy A. Vaughan, M.D., is a licensed board certified dermatologist who has been in private practice since 1996. Dr. Vaughan is a native of West Virginia. She received her Bachelor of Science Degree from West Virginia University and is a graduate of Marshall University School of Medicine. She completed her Dermatology Residency at the University of Cincinnati Hospital, where she served as chief resident. She is Board Certified by the American Board of Dermatology, and is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD), American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons (ASDS) and the West Virginia Dermatologic Society (WVDS) where she served in the past as Secretary/Treasurer, Vice President and then President. Dr. Vaughan currently serves as a Clinical Associate Professor with Marshall University, Joan C. Edwards School of Medicine, educating residents and medical students at the monthly Pediatric Dermatologic Clinic.

Dr. Vaughan established Amy A. Vaughan Dermatology, PLLC, in 2006, in an effort to provide superior skin care and bring the latest technology and techniques in adult and pediatric dermatology to the Tri State region. She is highly regarded as an authority in general and cosmetic dermatology by both patients and fellow dermatologists in the Tri State area with over 20 years of experience. Dr. Vaughan has achieved a Diamond Level partnership with Allergan, one of the largest pharmaceutical and medical aesthetics companies in the world. Dr. Vaughan is a Certified Master Injector with Botox and dermal facial fillers with Allergan.

Dr. Amy Vaughan and her experienced staff members are proud to provide both adult and pediatric patients with competent and compassionate care and welcome the opportunity to provide general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatologic treatment for a lifetime of healthy beautiful skin.

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Ashley R. Grimmett

Physician Assistant, Certified

Ashley R. Grimmett is a licensed board certified physician assistant (PA-C) practicing with Dr. Amy Vaughan since 2007. Ashley is a native of West Virginia and graduated from Alderson-Broaddus College in the Physician Assistant Program. She has had a variety of specialty rotations at Ruby Memorial Hospital during her training, as well as additional experience in the field of allergy and asthma treatment. She currently evaluates and treats patients with general dermatology concerns, as well as cosmetic consultations, and minor surgical procedures, with special interest in pediatric and adolescent dermatology including eczema and acne.

Ashley is currently a member of The Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA) and The West Virginia Dermatological Society (WVDS). During her free time, Ashley enjoys spending time with her husband, children and extended family.

Megan S. Slack 

Family Nurse Practitioner

Megan S. Slack, is a licensed board certified Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP-BC) who joined Amy A. Vaughan Dermatology, PLLC in August of 2018. Megan graduated from Hurricane High School in 2009 and went on to pursue her nursing degree at Marshall University. She graduated as a Registered Nurse and joined Cabell Huntington Hospital in 2013. Megan has over 5 years of experience in the Emergency Department at CHH handling adult, adolescent and pediatric acute care. Her dermatology interests include general skin care as well as performing minor surgical procedures and is a current member of the DNA (Dermatology Nurses Association).

Megan is currently accepting new patients and welcomes the opportunity to provide the best possible dermatological care.

Shannon Gibson

R.N., Cosmetic Specialist

Shannon Gibson is a licensed registered nurse with over ten years experience. Five of those years have been in the medical aesthetic field.  Shannon is a Certified Injector through Allergan, the makers of Botox and Juvederm Facial Fillers.  She is passionate in helping our patients find the best treatments available to enhance and improve facial features and the normal aging process with treatments such as Botox, facial fillers, Ultherapy, Clear + Brilliant, and Dermapen Microneedling.  Shannon is also very knowledgeable with our skin care products including SkinMedica, Obagi, and Neocutis.

Shannon provides free consultations and can get you started on your way to healthy beautiful skin, which is the philosophy at Amy A Vaughan Dermatology PLLC.

Teresa (Teri) Steele

L.P.N., Cosmetic Specialist

Teresa (Teri) Steele is a Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), with over thirty years of nursing experience,
which includes the last ten years spent as a very successful Cosmetic Nurse Injector. Teri’s certifications
include an expert level of training with injecting various types of facial fillers and Botox as well as
procedures such as PRP (Platelet Rich Plasma) Microneedling Facials and Hair Restoration, Sclerotherapy and various other cosmetic services. She is also well versed with cosmetic products and can customize a regimen specific to your needs and offers free cosmetic consultations. Teri has said the most rewarding part of her career is to be able to spend time with her clients helping them feel better about themselves.

Teri currently resides in the Ashland, Kentucky area and enjoys spending her time off with her husband,
children and grandchildren. She also enjoys traveling, camping, kayaking and biking, making her a
perfect fit for the philosophy that Dr. Amy Vaughan and her staff stand by in promoting a healthy
lifestyle as well as healthy, beautiful skin. Teri is accepting new clients, as well as welcoming her returning clients, to Amy A. Vaughan Dermatology, PLLC.

Lacye R. Carter

M.A., Cosmetic Specialist

Lacye Carter has been a member of Dr. Amy Vaughan’s cosmetic team since 2008 as a Medical Assistant specializing with various cosmetic procedures and products. She is a Certified Coolsculpting expert and has the most experience in the Tri-State, as our practice was the first to bring this body contouring procedure to the area in 2012. Lacye also performs Clear + Brilliant Laser, Collagen PIN Microneedling, AquaGold Microchanneling, as well as providing patients with her broad knowledge of products including Neocutis, Obagi, SkinMedica and Serucell. Lacye provides her patients with not only a customized treatment but a personalized regimen to follow to maximize total treatment results and continued progress towards “Healthy Beautiful Skin”, which is the philosophy of Amy A. Vaughan
Dermatology, PLLC.


In Lacye’s spare time, she enjoys being with her husband and daughter, as well as being outdoors as an
aspiring whitewater kayaker and traveling. Lacye loves meeting and talking with patients and providing
the best treatment plan to fit their personal needs. Call today to set up your free cosmetic consultation
with Lacye!