Ocean State Dermatology Associates was founded in 1981 by Elizabeth A Welch, MD. The following year she was joined by Stephen E. Glinick, MD. 

The doctors also offer chemical peels, Neostrata glycolic acid products, micro-dermabrasion, OBAGI Blue peels, New ZO peels and products from Dr. Zein Obagi's new company and Sclerotherapy. Our Lasers treat facial telangiestasia and veins, age and sun spots plus total Photorejuvenation.  


Ocean State Dermatology Associates

Elizabeth A. Welch, MD

Dr. Welch graduated with a B.A. in Psychology from New York University. She received her M.D. degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. After two years of internal medicine training at Brown University she entered the Dermatology Fellowship program also at Brown University. She is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology having received the American Board of Dermatology certification in 1981. Dr. Welch is on the Active Staff of The Rhode Island Hospital, The Miriam Hospital, and The Roger Williams Medical Center. As an Assistant Clinical Professor in Dermatology at Brown University Medical School she is active in the teaching of dermatology residents and as a mentor to female medical students. Dr. Welch is a founding member of the RI Medical Women's Association, member of the RI Dermatology Society and the first Dermatology Representative to the Council of the RI Medical Society where she served for many years.. 

Dr. Welch is particularly interested in sclerotherapy, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, and laser therapy for the cosmetic patient.

Stephen E. Glinick, MD

Dr. Glinick graduated Summa Cum Laude from Bowdoin College and received his M.D. degree from Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons. After three years of internal medicine training at Brown University, he passed the certifying exam for The American Board in Internal Medicine. He also trained in dermatology at Brown University, and was awarded his Boards in dermatology. Dr. Glinick founded the Dermatologic Surgery Clinic at The Providence Veterans Medical Center and taught there for 27 years. An Associate Professor in Clinical Dermatology at Brown University, he is an active staff member at The Rhode Hospital, The Miriam Hospital. He is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, The RI Medical Society, The New England Dermatology Society, Phi Beta Kappa and Alpha Omega Alpha. Dr. Glinick received the 1998 "Excellence in Teaching Award" from the Brown University Program in Dermatology.