Dr. Whitney Hovenic is happy to be back in Northern Nevada. A native of California, she graduated from the University of Nevada School of Medicine and completed her residency in dermatology at the University of Missouri. She practiced general dermatology at the University of Missouri before completing a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and receiving extensive training in lasers and cosmetic dermatology at the University of California, Irvine.
Dr. Hovenic is a board-certified dermatologist and joins Dr. Kiene and Dr. Rowe as the third fellowship-trained Mohs surgeon in Northern Nevada. Dr. Hovenic specializes in Mohs surgery and skin cancer but also practices general dermatology with a special interest in acne, eczema, psoriasis, cosmetic dermatology and the use of lasers for medical and cosmetic purposes.
Dr. Hovenic is married and enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters in all outdoor pursuits in the Reno-Tahoe area. She also enjoys international travel, yoga and volunteer work locally and abroad.