Meet Our Dermatologists

The brief descriptions below are designed to familiarize you with our staff's training, professional credentials and work experience.

N. Fred Eaglstein, DO

Orange Park & Jacksonville Cosmetic Dermatologist

Dermatology & Laser Center

N. Fred Eaglstein, DO Jacksonville Dermatologist

Dr. N. Fred Eaglstein, DO, Medical Director, founded the Dermatology Center in 1986, now known as the Dermatology & Laser Center. After practicing medical and surgical dermatology for many years, he saw a great need for his patients with cosmetic concerns and problems. Consequently, he became very involved in learning the newest and most effective procedures in cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Eaglstein has been performing cosmetic laser procedures since 1992. He served as Courtesy Clinical Assistant Professor at the University of Florida, College of Medicine, Family Practice Department in Jacksonville for 12 years. Dr. Eaglstein is a graduate of Emory University and the Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences. He completed a rotating internship at the Public Health Service Hospital in Staten Island, N.Y. His dermatology residency was done at the University of Tennessee and a dermatology fellowship in immunodermatology was done at the Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions. He is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society for Mohs Surgery, and the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons. He is the Section Chief of Dermatology at Orange Park Medical Center, past president of the Jacksonville Dermatology Society, and current board member and past president of the Florida Society of Dermatologic Surgeons.


American Medical Association AOCD Clay County Medical Society FOMA American Society Dermatological Surgery
ABD ASLMA ASMS The Florida Society of Dermatology Surgeon of the Year Award

Jacksonville Dermatology Society
Florida Medical Association


Bruce H. Paley, DO

Orange Park & Jacksonville Cosmetic Dermatologist

Dermatology & Laser Center

Bruce H. Paley, DO Dermatologist in Jacksonville

Bruce H. Paley, DO, joined our practice in 1998. Dr. Paley also practices dermatology in St. Augustine and Palatka. He is a graduate of Southern Methodist University and Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine. He completed his internship at Westchester General Hospital in Miami, Fla. His dermatology residency was done at the Greater Miami Skin and Laser Center, under the direction of staff dermatologists at Mount Sinai Medical Center in Miami Beach, Fla. Dr. Paley is Board Certified in Dermatology and is a member of the International Society of Dermatology and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery. In addition, from 1996 to 2006, Dr. Paley served as Clinical Assistant Professor and Division Chief of Dermatology at the University of Florida, College of Medicine, Shands Hospital in Jacksonville, Fla., at which time he decided to pursue additional hours at the Dermatology and Laser Center.

Laura Swearingen, ARNPLaura Swearingen, ARNP

Laura Swearingen, ARNP, joined the Dermatology & Laser Center in 1997 as support staff for the office and later graduated with her associate in science degree in nursing from Florida Community College of Jacksonville in 2001. During this time, from 2001 to 2010, Laura worked exclusively with Dr. Eaglstein as his Registered Nurse and assisted him with all his medical, cosmetic and surgical dermatology. Laura has dedicated her education and training to become very knowledgeable with laser technology, aesthetic surgery and medical/surgical dermatology. She also worked as a nurse consultant for Candela Laser Corporation, training other nurses and physicians about cosmetic laser treatments. She completed her bachelor's degree in nursing from Jacksonville University in 2008 and went on to graduate from Jacksonville University's Masters in Nursing program with a specialization as an Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner. Laura is nationally certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nurses and Lambda Rho Chapter-at-Large. Laura holds active memberships with the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Florida Nurse Practitioner Network and is a long time member of the Dermatology Nurses Association. Additionally, Laura is the coordinator for the Jacksonville Society of Dermatology Associates (2012) and is an adjunct faculty member for Jacksonville University RN-BSN program, guiding and mentoring nursing students in nursing research. Laura has spent her career in dermatology and has a passion for providing patients with the best comprehensive cosmetic, medical and surgical dermatology care.​

Janice White, DCNP, ARNP, BC

Orange Park & Jacksonville Cosmetic Dermatologist

Dermatology & Laser Center

Janice White, Dermatology NurseJanice White, ARNP, has been practicing in Jacksonville since 1999. She graduated from the University of Mobile with a Masters in Nursing with a tract as Family Nurse Practitioner. She maintains certification as a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner and Family Nurse Practitioner. Janice serves as a dermatology clinical preceptor for students at the University of Florida and Florida State University. She is an active member in many professional memberships to include the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, the Florida Association of Nurse Practitioners and the Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Society of the Dermatology Nurses Association. She was one of the first in her profession to become a Dermatology Certified Nurse Practitioner in 2007.Janice has over 15 years’ experience in Medical Surgical Dermatology. She has special interests in detecting and treating skin cancer, psoriasis and children with eczema. 

Pam Mathews, CDC, Office Manager

Pam Mathews, CDC, Office Manager

Pam Mathews, CDC, office manager, has over 30 years of experience in both dermatology and plastic surgery, which gives her a strong foundation for managing day-to-day operations for our busy dermatology practice. Pam has been Dermatology & Laser Center's practice manager since 1992 and continues to enhance our practice by attending regular continuing education seminars on HIPPA, OSHA, medical billing, coding and office management. Pam is a certified dermatology coder and a current member of Medical Group Management Association and Association of Dermatology Administrators and Management. Her caring and professional demeanor, along with her strong desire to ensure quality patient care, makes her a vital asset to DLC. Pam is a Jacksonville native who enjoys spending time with her family, friends and pets.

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