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Our Team

Michael J. Crowe, M.D.

“I have dedicated myself to researching and utilizing effective, state-of-the-art diagnosis and treatment for all aspects of skin care. With technological advances changing the face of dermatology, being able to simplify complex issues can make the difference in treatment success. Clear two-way communication between the patient and the health care provider makes a positive impact in the effectiveness of the patient’s outcome.”

Board-Certified: Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery, American Board of Dermatology

Fellow: American Academy of Dermatology, American Society for Mohs Surgery

MD: University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles, CA

RESIDENCY: Dermatology, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences

INTERNSHIP: Dermatology, University of Arkansas School of Medicine

BA: Biochemistry, University of California, Los Angeles

Member: American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, American Medical Association, Kentucky Medical Association, Kentucky Dermatology Association, Daviess County Medical Association.

Former Research Assistant: UCLA Department of Dermatology, UCLA Department of Hermatology-Oncology

Published Author : Numerous abstracts; publications include the American Journal of Contact Dermatitis, International Journal of Dermatology, Aging Arkansas and more

Research: Dermatology, UCLA School of Medicine; General Surgery, University of Texas Medical Branch; Hema-Oncology, UCLA department of Hermatology-Oncology

Presenter: American Academy of Dermatology

Artis P. Truett, III, M.D.

“Education and experience are the foundation of every dermatologist’s practice. For me, education does not end with a degree. To provide quality health care, I continue learning from hands-on training sessions with new tools and treatment techniques, completion of continuing education courses, participation in clinical trials, and interactions with my patients. I put my education, expertise and 25+ years of experience to work for me every day, bringing you the best possible care.”

Board-Certified: Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery, American Board of Dermatology

Fellow: American Society for Mohs Surgery, American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery

MD: Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC

Residency: Dermatology, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN

Research and Clinical Fellow: Vanderbilt University School of Medicine Nashville, TN

BS: Applied Physics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

ADJUNCT CLINICAL INSTRUCTOR: Department of Medicine, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, Nashville, TN (1994-97)

MEMBER: American Academy of Dermatology, American Contact Dermatitis Society, American College of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, American Medical Association

PUBLISHED AUTHOR: Numerous chapters and abstracts in the field of dermatology

DEVELOPED: Allergic dermatitis website

PRESENTER: International Dermatology Exchange Program of the Skin Cancer Foundation held in Quito, Ecuador (2005)


Brett A. Austin, M.D.

Join us in welcoming the newest member to our team, Brett Austin, M.D. As we continue to expand our highly-trained team, Dr. Austin is a valuable asset with numerous awards, publications, and research activities. He will be serving at Owensboro Dermatology, Newburgh Dermatology, Advanced Aesthetics, and the Skin Cancer & Laser Surgery Center.

Board-Certified: Micrographic Dermatologic Surgery, American Board of Dermatology

MD: University of Kentucky College of Medicine, Lexington, KY

Residency: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX. IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital, Muncie, IN.

Honors & Awards: University of Kentucky College of Medicine | Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Medical Society, National Collegiate Athletic Association Postgraduate Scholarship. Western Kentucky University | Ogden Foundation Scholar Finalist for top graduating senior, Scholar of Ogden College of Science and Engineering, Scholar Athlete of the Year.

BS: Western Kentucky University, Bowling Green, KY

Publications: Baylor University Medical Proceedings, JAAD Case Reports, BUMC Proc., J Drugs Dermatology, Journal of Dermatological Treatment, Encyclopedia of Stem Cell Research

Research: Assessment of Tissue Saved During Mons Surgery vs Wide Local Excision, TTUHSC Student Research Week, Baylor University Medical Proceedings, Texas Dermatologic Society Meeting, IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital Spring Research Symposium

Leadership: TTUHSC Dermatology Academic Co-Chief Resident, Ball Memorial Hospital Wellness Committee, Dermatology Interest Group, UK College of Medicine Ambassadors Program, Western Kentucky Initiative, Clinical Care and Research Team