July Scoop at Skin Solutions Dermatology

Provider Spotlight: Betsy Preston, Licensed Aesthetician

Learn more about Betsy in our Q&A below!

What attracted you to work in the field of dermatology? 
I began my career working in Med Spas. I have always had a passion for helping patients with acne scars and various skin conditions which led me to the dermatological side of aesthetics.


How long have you been practicing? 
I have been practicing for over 15 years.


Where are you originally from? 
Gallatin, TN.


How do you like to spend your time off/do you have any hobbies?
I love to cook, travel and spend time with my family and my Frenchies.


What is your number one recommendation for people wanting to maintain healthy skin?
Hydrate! Drink lots of water and use moisturizers or serums with Hyaluronic acid.


Do you have a favorite product?  If yes, why? 
Likewise Face and Body Wash. It contains 3 essential acids to promote cell turnover and contains Shea butter to make it gentle enough for most skin types.


What is your favorite thing about working at Skin Solutions Dermatology?
It brings me great joy to work for a female physician and business owner with such integrity.


In closing, describe yourself in 3 words! 
Fun! Silly! Compassionate!   

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Welcome Maria!

Join us in extending a warm welcome to Maria Sipe who joined the SSD Family on June 15th. Maria will be taking on the role of Pod Manager for our Brentwood and Franklin locations. We wish her all the best here at Skin Solutions Dermatology! If you see her, be sure to say, "Hi!" 


Happy 4th of July from the SSD Family!

This year might have been a little different, but the SSD family always knows how to have a great time and keep smiling! 

Jessica Glascock's amazing patriotic truffles. 

Vanna Padilla, MSN, NP-C her husband, Bryan, and their two boys, Graham (1) and Wells (3)! 

Whitney Johnson and her fiance, Jehdiah (JD) visiting the Natchez Trace bridge. 

Katie Dennis, CMA snapped a photo of her daughter, Savannah, on July 4th. 

Callie and her boyfriend, Cody from Columbia grabbling for catfish. 


Join us in congratulating Becca Dunkle on baby #3!

Becca's expecting a baby girl soon! We wish her all the best during her delivery and can't wait to see all the baby pictures! 


Keeping you safe is Our Goal

Safety remains our highest priority. In response to the ongoing COVID-19 Pandemic, we have implemented strict safety protocols to protect our patientsSSD Staff members and our communities.

Our Promise:
Screen Staff and Patients.

Scheduled Cleaning Routine.

Physical Distancing. 


Virtual Visits still available!

You can still book appointments and cosmetic consults via virtual visit today!

Begin scheduling today by calling one of our 8 locations


  • Televisits 
    • Televisits can be accessed by visiting your Patient Portal. You can access your portal through the following:
      • The Healow App using your tablet or smartphone.
      • Directly through the Healow website.
      • Televisits are also available to be performed using FaceTime.
      • Televisits can now be accessed via Text message alerts without having to log in or download Healow!

If you would like to change your upcoming appointment to a Virtual Visit or are having trouble accessing your Healow, please call us and one of our staff members will assist you.


Our SALE is going on through the summer. Get 40% Off Select Products while supplies last. Stop in and stock up! 


Hannah is now in Columbia!

Hannah South, PA-C is now taking cosmetic appointments at Skin Solutions Dermatology in Columbia and Pulaski. Book your consultation today! Hannah South is a board-certified Physician Assistant who specializes in cosmetic dermatology. She has trained rigorously with international leaders in the industry, mastering the latest and safest techniques in injectable treatments.

Hannah has attended numerous advanced seminars throughout the country, constantly refining her skills to achieve the most optimal results for her patients. Hannah applies holistic thinking to the creation of individualized treatment plans for patients during her cosmetic consultations.

The health and aesthetics of skin are truly her passion! 





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About The Author

Dr. Pena is a Board-Certified Medical Dermatologist, Mohs skin cancer surgeon, and cosmetic dermatologist. Her mission is to educate the diverse patient populations she serves, and their communities, on the importance of skin care in decreasing the risk of skin cancer and minimizing the early signs of aging. She founded Skin Solutions Dermatology with numerous clinics in Nashville, Tennessee and surrounding Middle Tennessee.

Dr. Julia Pena, MD

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