Brandon T. Beal, MD, FAAD
Board-Certified Cosmetic Dermatologist
Board-Certified Mohs Surgeon
Fellowship-Trained Mohs Surgeon and Facial Plastic & Reconstructive Surgeon
Brandon T. Beal, MD, FAAD, is a double Board-Certified Mohs Micrographic Surgeon and Cosmetic Dermatologist. He completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery.
Dr. Beal specializes in procedural dermatology, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, and facial plastic and reconstructive surgery, treating some of the most challenging skin cancers, tumors, and cutaneous growths. Dr. Beal practices evidence-based medicine following the National Comprehensive Cancer Network guidelines and American Joint Committee on Cancer staging criteria.
Dr. Beal is an expert in facial rejuvenation and minimally invasive cosmetic surgery, helping patients achieve natural beautiful results. Dr. Beal works closely with each patient to help them achieve their goals. Before any treatment, Dr. Beal wants to understand your aesthetic concerns. He will explain different treatment options and collaboratively come up with an individualized treatment plan to help you accomplish your unique goals. This collaborative approach ensures you receive the highest quality care in a warm and compassionate environment.
Dr. Beal helps patients who have been botched, using his passion and creativity to correct major skin deformities such as depressions or indentations, scars, and skin pigmentation or discoloration issues.
Dr. Beal completed his dermatology residency at the Cleveland Clinic Dermatology & Plastic Surgery Institute and his fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery, Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, and Dermatologic Oncology at Zitelli & Brodland, PC.
Dr. Beal is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American College of Mohs Surgery and an active member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and American Medical Association. Dr. Beal’s research is published in national peer-reviewed journals. Please see his works in the National Library of Medicine.
Dr. Beal is a St. Louis native who attended St. Louis University and St. Louis University High School. He graduated Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Business Administration and a concentration in finance. When not in the office, Dr. Beal enjoys spending time with family, reading, and traveling.
Please visit Dr. Beal’s Before and After Gallery and check out his fantastic reviews.
Jennifer Swofford, PA-C- Physician Assistant
Jennifer L. Swofford, PA-C, is a board-certified physician assistant with 10 years of experience working in medical dermatology. She has been caring for patients in St. Charles County for the past decade and is excited to bring her knowledge and passion for dermatology to her hometown in Lincoln County.
As a physician assistant in dermatology, Jennifer performs full skin examinations, diagnoses and treats skin malignancies as well as numerous other skin diseases, prescribes medications, and performs biopsies and other minor surgical procedures. Jennifer is licensed by the State of Missouri’s Board of Healing Arts to practice medicine, and she is board certified with the National Commission and Certification of Physician Assistants. Jennifer Swofford is a dedicated, kindhearted physician assistant who strives to provide superior care for her patients.
Jennifer Swofford was born and raised in Troy, Missouri and graduated from Troy Buchanan High School. Her undergraduate education was received at Truman State University where she graduated magna cum laude with a Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Science. Her medical education was obtained through Saint Louis University’s Physician Assistant Program where she graduated with a Master’s in Medical Science. Jennifer currently lives in Lincoln County with her husband and two sons. In her free time, she enjoys going on adventures with her boys, serving at her local church and reading a good book with a cup of hot tea.
Amanda Fair – Practice Manager
Amanda joined St. Louis Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery in the fall of 2022, bringing with her over 10 years of managerial experience in the medical field. As the Practice Manager, Amanda is responsible for the day-to-day operational management of the clinic. She wants to ensure a positive experience for each patient at St. Louis Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery.
In her spare time, Amanda loves to travel with her husband and two children. She also enjoys days on the beach, live music, and cheering on the UGA Bulldogs. Go Dawgs!
Sherri Nuss- Billing Manager
Sherri joined St Louis Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery in Fall of 2022. She has over 25 years in the medical field specializing in billing, management, insurance, and clerical. She is a Certified Professional Biller and has specialized in Mohs and Dermatology since 2012. Sherri is responsible for all billing aspects for the practice to ensure proper billing and procedures are adhered to for both the practice and the patients.
Sherri has three children, two adult children and one son still at home. She has 3 grandchildren and spoils them every chance she can. She enjoys her time off spending time with her family and friends. She also does charity work with the Order of the Eastern Star.
Jessi Shields- Office Lead and Histotech
Jessi joined St. Louis Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery in January 2023. She is a Licensed Practical Nurse with over 10 years in the medical field, 7 of which have been in dermatology. She has trained and worked as a MOHS histotech since 2020. When she is not in the lab you might also find her filling in at the front desk or assisting Dr. Beal.
Jessi lives in Troy with her husband, Alex, and their daughter Nora. She enjoys cooking, crafting, home projects, and hanging with her chickens.
Hailey Stocks- Front Office Coordinator
Hailey joined St Louis Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery in July of 2023 with 5 years’ of front desk experience. On a usual day in the office you can find Hailey at the front desk scheduling patients and answering phone calls.
Hailey was born in St Louis and was raised in the O’Fallon area. She recently moved to Troy with her Husband. She spends a lot of her time playing with her two dogs and hanging out with her friends/family. She is so excited to be a part of the team and can’t wait to meet you when you visit us.
Abigail Wilkinson- Front Office Coordinator
Abigail has been with St. Louis Dermatology since the fall of 2022 when the doors opened. She has 11 years of experience in front office administration, 6 of which have been in dermatology and plastic surgery. Abigail has her Bachelor’s degree in Healthcare Administration and works diligently every day to provide an exceptional experience for patients. She also oversees the daily operations of the front office and is often a familiar voice on the phone.
Abigail was raised in the Kansas City area and relocated to Lincoln County 3 years ago with her husband. They have 2 boys and 2 dogs that keep them busy. In her free time, you can find Abigail spending time with family, in the gym, or watching football!
Christeen Tate- Medical Assistant/MOHS Assistant
Christeen joined St. Louis Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery in January 2023. Christeen has been in the medical field 13yrs. Throughout her career, she has worked in MOHS surgery/ dermatology. Early in her career she worked as an assistant for a busy facial plastic surgeons office. She is very knowledgeable of different procedures and enjoys her days operating with Dr. Beal.
Christeen grew up in Winfield, MO. She has three kids who keep her busy and on her toes. When Christeen has free time she likes to relax, listen to music, and spend time with family and friends.
Lindsey Barnhart- Medical Assistant
Lindsey joined St Louis Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery in Fall of 2022. Lindsey has been a Dermatological Medical Assistant for 5 years. On a typical day, you’ll find Lindsey assisting Dr. Beal with exams or surgeries, often making everyone in the office laugh.
Lindsey resides in Troy and enjoys playing softball and golf. Her favorite activity is spending time with her dog, Molly. She loves meeting new people and can not wait to welcome you to our practice!
Sarah Butler- Biller
Sarah Joined the Troy office June of 2023. She has over 10 years’ experience in medical billing. Sarah is responsible for all billing aspects for the practice to ensure proper billing and procedures are adhered to for both the practice and the patients.
Sarah has been married for 20 years to her high school sweetheart and has 1 son. She enjoys hiking, fishing, riding their motorcycle, and spending time with family and friends.