Pinnacle Dermatology was founded by Board-Certified Dermatologist David V. Spurlin, M.D. Our office is located in the heart of historic Birmingham, Michigan. With a team of seasoned professionals, we specialize in skin cancer detection and surgery, acne, eczema, alopecia and treating every-day dermatologic concerns. To learn more about Pinnacle and our adjoining medi-spa, feel free to contact us.
David V. Spurlin, M.D.
David V. Spurlin, M.D. is a Board-Certified Dermatologist and a graduate of the University of Michigan. He completed his residency training at U of M where he was a member of the Cancer Center’s Multidisciplinary Melanoma Clinic and a Melanoma Fellow. Dr. Spurlin maintains concentrations in Dermatologic Surgery, Laser Surgery, as well as Cosmetic Dermatology. Dr. Spurlin is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Medical Association, the National Medical Association, the Michigan State Medical Society, and a staff member at Royal Oak William Beaumont Hospital. Dr. Spurlin resides in Bloomfield Hills with his wife Chronda and their two dogs, Otto and Micah.
Victoria Verkest, PA-C
Victoria Verkest is a certified Physician Assistant and familiar face for Pinnacle Dermatology. She is a graduate of Lyman Briggs College at Michigan State University where she earned both a Bachelor of Science degree in Physiology and a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutritional Sciences. Prior to beginning her Physician Assistant career, Victoria was part of the office staff working as a medical assistant. She moved to Ohio to earn her Master of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Marietta College. As a Physician Assistant student, she spent time in Chicago with several highly regarded dermatologists where she received mentorship with a specific focus on skin cancer detection, acne and eczema. Victoria was elected and served as her program’s representative for the American Academy of Physician Assistants Assembly of Representatives. She continued to excel in dermatology by earning a perfect score on her Physician Assistant National Certifying Exam, ranking her among the highest scoring examinees for dermatology content. Her knowledge and experience in dermatology stems from being personally mentored by Dr. Spurlin. Victoria grew up in Harrison Township and is currently a resident of Metro Detroit along with her fiancé, Nick, and their one-eyed dog, Wilson.
Pinnacle Dermatology is committed to providing convenient access to high quality, personalized care for all of your skin, hair, and nail concerns. We pride ourselves on our “down to earth” nature, and our ability to deliver information to you in a plain-spoken, understandable way. Our range of services include pediatric, adult, and geriatric general dermatology, surgical and procedural dermatology, skin cancer surgery, and a wide variety of cosmetic and laser procedures. In this quickly changing healthcare environment, we plan to remain autonomous. We will continue to call the shots without interference from hospitals or other larger bureaucratic organizations, so that we can continue to provide our patients with the first-class level of attention and care that they deserve.