Our Medical Staff

Jeffrey B. Richardson, M.D.

Dr. Jeff Richardson is a native of Elizabethtown, Kentucky and a graduate of Elizabethtown High School and Georgetown College. He earned his medical degree at the University of Louisville School of Medicine where he was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha honorary society. After medical school, Dr. Richardson completed a one year internship in Internal Medicine and a three year residency in Dermatology both at the University of Louisville. Dr. Richardson remains affiliated with the University in his capacity as an Associate Clinical Professor in the Division of Dermatology. He teaches dermatology residents and medical students on a part-time basis.

Dr. Richardson is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

Dr. Richardson resides in Vine Grove, Kentucky with his wife Mitzi.  His interests outside of medicine include bicycling, scuba diving, travel, music (including playing the drums), film and reading.

 
 
Chad A. Brown, M.D.

Dr. Chad Brown is a native of Elizabethtown, Kentucky. His undergraduate degree was obtained at Georgetown College in Georgetown, Kentucky. Dr. Brown earned his medical degree at the University of Kentucky College of Medicine, where he graduated with high distinction and as a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha honor medical society. He completed a one-year internship in internal medicine-pediatrics and a year of research at the University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill. Dr. Brown then completed a three-year residency in dermatology at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia, serving as chief resident during his last year of training. With a desire to return to Kentucky, he joined DermSpecialists in July of 2004. He and his wife Amy have two children.

Dr. Brown is affiliated with the University of Louisville as a member of the teaching faculty in the Division of Dermatology.

Dr. Brown is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology.

 
 
AnnMarie Zuardo, PA-C

AnnMarie Zuardo is a certified physician assistant who specializes in the detection and treatment of rosacea, warts, skin cancer and more, as well as management of chronic skin conditions including psoriasis and eczema. As a provider, AnnMarie feels very strongly about educating her patients so they understand their skin condition and how the treatment plan will work. She earned her master’s at the Medical University of South Carolina and is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants and Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

 
 
Maria Kelly, PA-C

Maria Kelly is a certified physician assistant who specializes in the treatment of acne, warts and eczema while also detecting skin cancer and providing treatment options. Maria enjoys working with patients to create a successful treatment plan. Nothing makes her happier than seeing a patient become more confident and comfortable in their own skin once a condition is treated. She earned her master’s at Nova Southeastern University and is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Academy of Physician Assistants, Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants and Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.