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Our Team

Gilchrist Aesthetic and Medical Dermatology has put together a close-knit team in Encinitas with an interest in providing holistic and individualized dermatologic care and an emphasis on prevention and building the health of your skin. We aim for approaches that nurture and inspire our patients.

Our goal is to enable greater involvement in patient care, giving our patients a broader sense of possibilities and options that are available to them. Our staff enjoy a supportive environment, and Gilchrist Aesthetic and Medical Dermatology continues to appeal to patients through our emphasis on relationships, environment, and striving to fulfill important physical and emotional needs.

Office Manager

Elizabeth has years of experience operating medical practices and specializes in healthcare leadership, service delivery, and customer satisfaction. She is a published author, researcher, and lecturer. She holds professional memberships in the Alliance Healthcare Foundation, the San Diego Organization of Healthcare Leaders, and the Urgent Care Association of America. A native of Iowa, she has lived in Encinitas for over 25 years, serving the local community in her children’s schools and volunteering her time in several local art and poetry organizations. Elizabeth enjoys reading and playing her flute and the piano.


“Success is liking yourself, liking what you do, and liking how you do it.” —Maya Angelou

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