Our Providers

Robert K. Dyer, MD, MPH

Dermatologist in East Greenwich, RI

South County Dermatology

Robert K. Dyer, MDDr. Dyer is a native Rhode Islander who earned his medical degree from Brown University Medical School.  He completed an internship in Medicine and a residency in Dermatology at Brown Medical School training programs.  He also earned a Master of Public Health degree, with a concentration in Quantitative Methods, from the Harvard School of Public Health.  He is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology.  Dr. Dyer has privileges at South County HospitalRhode Island HospitalMiriam Hospital, the Veteran's Administration Medical Center in Providence, and Memorial Hospital of Rhode Island.  He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Dermatology Foundation, the American Medical Association, and RI Medical Association, the New England Dermatologic Society, and the Rhode Island Dermatology Society.  He is a volunteer attending dermatologist at the Rhode Island Hospital Dermatology Clinic.  He is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor for the Johnson and Wales University, Center for Physician Assistant Studies. He is married with 3 adult children.  He and his wife enjoy competing in triathlons and have completed the Ironman Lake Placid.

 
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Vincent D. Criscione, MD

Dermatologist in East Greenwich, RI

South County Dermatology

Vincent D. Criscione, MDDr. Criscione is a native of South Kingstown, RI, and earned his medical degree at Brown University Medical School, where he was inducted into the highly selective Alpha Omega Alpha Society.  He completed his internship in Medicine at Roger Williams Hospital/Boston University School of Medicine and his residency in Dermatology at the University of Massachusetts Medical School where he was chief resident during his final year of residency. He is board certified in dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology 
He is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery, the Medical Dermatology Society, the Dermatology Foundation, the New England Dermatology Society, the Rhode Island Dermatology Society, the American Medical Association, and the Rhode Island Medical Society. He is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor for the Johnson and Wales University, Center for Physician Assistant Studies.  His original research focusing on various types of skin cancers and pre-cancerous lesions has been published in many peer-reviewed journals including Cancer, the Journal of Investigative Dermatology, Archives of Dermatology, and the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.  He is on the staff at South County Hospital. He enjoys many outdoor activities, including running, cycling, hiking, fishing, tennis, golf, and skiing.  

 
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Katie Sliney, MSPAS, PA-C

Katie Sliney, MSPAS, PA-C

Katie Sliney, MSPAS, PA-C is our Physician Assistant.  She is originally from Kentucky, and earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Exercise Science and then a Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies, both from the University of Kentucky.  She developed an interest in dermatology while working in a busy dermatology practice in Lexington.  She practiced Internal Medicine in South Carolina before relocating to Rhode Island.  She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the New England Dermatologic Society, and the Rhode Island Dermatology Society. She is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor for the Johnson and Wales University, Center for Physician Assistant Studies. Her outside interests include daily exercise, triathlons, cooking, gardening, and crafting.

 

Meighan Dingle Blanco, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Meighan Dingle Blanco, MSN, RN, FNP-BC

Meighan Dingle Blanco, MSN, RN, FNP-BC, our Nurse Practitioner, is originally from southeastern Massachusetts.  She earned a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Northeastern University and a Master of Science in Nursing from Columbia University.  She completed a one-year post-graduate fellowship in Dermatology at Lahey Clinic. Meighan has extensive clinical experience as a nurse in the ICU and Burn Units at New York Presbyterian Hospital, and as a Dermatology Nurse Practitioner at both Lahey Clinic and at a large private dermatology practice in nearby Massachusetts.  She is a member of the Dermatology Nurses Association, the New England Dermatologic Society, and the Rhode Island Dermatology Society. She is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor for the Johnson and Wales University, Center for Physician Assistant Studies.  She is married with a toddler daughter.  In her free time she enjoys outdoor activities and spending time with her family.

 

Nancy Staley, PA-C

Nancy Staley, PA-C

Nancy Staley, PA-C is our newest Physician Assistant and works primarily in our Westerly Office. She earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology and Society from Cornell University. She then worked as a medical assistant for a private dermatology practice in New York before attending LeMoyne College, where she completed her training to become a physician assistant. She has practiced as a physician assistant in Connecticut and Rhode Island since 2001 and has over 15 years of experience working in general, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and the Rhode Island Dermatology Society. She frequently precepts local PA students. In her spare time she enjoys sailing, hiking, gardening and golfing.

 



Lauren Vieira, MSPAS, PA-C

Lauren Vieira, MSPAS, PA-C

Lauren Vieira, MSPAS, PA-C is a Physician Assistant, originally from southeastern Massachusetts. She earned her Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology at the University of Massachusetts Dartmouth before graduating from Johnson and Wales University as part of the inaugural class of Physician Assistants with a Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. While pursuing her education, she worked in a long term acute care hospital to enhance her patient care skills before entering graduate school. She was recently granted membership to the Pi Alpha National Honor Society for Physician Assistants and is also a member of the Rhode Island Academy of Physician Assistants, American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society 
of Dermatology Physician Assistants,
the New England Dermatologic Society, and the Rhode Island Dermatology Society. For rest and relaxation, Lauren enjoys hiking, yoga and photography. "