• Dermatology: 304 West Bay Dr. NW, #301, Olympia, WA 98502
  • (360)-413-8760
  • Allergy: 703 Lilly Rd NE, #103, Olympia, WA 98506
  • (360)-413-8265
  • Dermatology Appt:
    (360) 413-8760
  • Allergy Appt:
    (360) 413-8265

About Our OFfice

Our Mission

To provide personalized, compassionate, and responsible high-quality healthcare.

Welcome to Dermatology and Allergy Specialists of Olympia

We opened our door on July 1st, 2001.  Our practice was founded by Drs. Mark Bauer, Sukanya Kanthawatana and Shauna Richert following the close of Memorial Clinic where they were practicing physicians.   We are blessed with the best staff in medical practice some of whom, such as Jennifer Winter, PA-C,  joined the founding doctors from Memorial Clinic.

As the demand for our services grows and to ensure high-quality services, we have added more practitioners to our office.  Sarra Vashchenko, PA-C joined our practice in 2004.  In July 2009, we were fortunate to have Dr. Jake Bauer joined us which added a much needed service, Mohs Micrographic Surgery, to our local community. Dr. Michael Elm, joined our dermatology practice in July 2014 after a successful career in U.S. Army Medical Corps.  In 2016, Dr. Linda Brown joined us after 25 years of distinguished service in the US Army Medical Corps.  She served for 10 years  as chief of the Allergy and Immunology department at the Madigan Army Medical center before retiring at the rank of Colonel.  In 2018,  Dr. Kaley Myer and Physician Assistant Dre Cigliola joined our Dermatology practice.

Our main office and dermatology clinic are located just west of downtown Olympia at 304 West Bay Dr. NW, Suite 301. Our Mohs surgery office is on the 2nd floor of the same building (Suite 204).

Our allergy clinic is located on the other side of town (East side) two blocks north of St. Peter Hospital at 703 Lilly Road NE, Suite 103 (across from Kaiser Permanente).

Our dedicated physicians and staff are looking forward to providing you with personalized, compassionate, highest-quality healthcare.

Welcome to our clinic.

Warm Regards,

The Doctors and Staff

Our Services

  • Allergy and Immunology


    ur allergy office screens and treats patients with asthma and allergic conditions.   Our physicians, Dr. Sukanya Kanthawatana, MD, PhD. and Dr. Linda Bown, MD are board certified allergists who have been treating allergic and asthmatic patients in the Pacific Northwest for over a decade. Click here for the Allergy Office page

  • Cosmetic Dermatology


    osmetic dermatology procedures can improve the appearance of the skin by correcting skin flaws such as acne, scars, and wrinkles. Dermatologists can also treat skin conditions that may not necessarily be harmful, but can affect or even disfigure a person’s appearance.

    At our office, Dr. Shauna Richert and Dr. Michael Elm will work with you in selecting the appropriate cosmetic dermatology procedures that meet your aesthetic goals.

    Click here for our Cosmetic Dermatology page

  • General Dermatology


    ur general dermatology clinic provides comprehensive services to keep your skin healthy and manage skin problems. Preventive services include full body skin cancer screening. Click here for the General Dermatology page.

  • Mohs Micrographic Surgery


    ohs surgery is the most effective and advanced treatment for skin cancer today. It offers the highest potential for cure – even if the skin cancer has been previously treated by another method.    Click here for the Mohs Surgery page

Why Choose Dermatology and Allergy Specialists Olympia

  • Board Certified Physicians

    Our providers are board certified physicians and physicians assistants with years  and even decades of  experience treating dermatology and allergy patients.   We are long-standing and life-time residents of South Puget Sound and as such possess deep connection to and  affection for the community.  We are committed to providing you high quality healthcare with compassionate hearts.

  • Modern Facilities

    We designed and built our offices with the ideas of providing our patients with  the comfort and convenience of modern healthcare facilities.  We then equipped the facilities with modern equipment which enable our medical staff to provide you the best care possible.

  • Latest Technology

    We are continually looking and implementing technology which help us be more effective in providing you with the best healthcare possible.   We use best-of-class Electronic Medical Record and Practice Management systems to manage the clinical and business aspects of our office.