John R. Steinbaugh, MD
John Steinbaugh was born in Boulder
and grew up in Louisville. He joined Dr. Paul Rickard at Boulder
Dermatology in 1985, where they worked together until Dr.
Rickard's retirement in 1996.
Dr. Steinbaugh graduated from Louisville
High School and received a BS degree from the University of
Colorado, Boulder, in 1971. He is a member of Phi Beta Kappa.
He graduated from the University of Colorado School of Medicine
in 1975. He was elected member of Alpha Omega Alpha, the Scholastic
Medical Society. He then went on to complete a three year
family practice residency at the University of Colorado in
Denver and was Chief Resident at the university's Department
of Family Practice. Upon completion of his family practice
residency, he joined the faculty of the University of Colorado
Family Practice in Greeley where he remained until 1982 when
he began his dermatology residency at the University of North
Carolina, which he completed in 1985, when he served as Chief
Resident in Dermatology.
In 1990, Dr. Steinbaugh took a sabbatical
from Boulder Dermatology to train in Mohs Surgery with Dr.
Rex Amonette at the University of Tennessee in Memphis, where
for an entire year he focused on the specialized techniques
of the program. Dr. Steinbaugh is one of only 300 physicians
worldwide to complete a fellowship program and be recognized
as a Fellow of the American College of Mohs Surgery.
Presently, in addition to his full time practice, Dr. Steinbaugh is an associate clinical professor of dermatology at the University of Colorado Health Science Center in Denver and is the director of dermatologic surgery at Denver Health Medical Center where he teaches residents on a weekly basis. He was voted Volunteer Physician of the Year for 2005 by the Denver Health medical staff for his teaching and patient care efforts.
Dr. Steinbaugh is an active member
of the American Academy of Dermatology, American College of
Mohs Surgery, the American Society of Dermatological Surgery,
the International Society of Dermatological Surgery, and the
Colorado Dermatology Society. He served as president of the
Boulder County Medical Society in 1995. He has lectured and
taught dermatology and dermatologic surgery in Italy, France,
Israel, Vietnam, Hungary, Cuba, Ecuador, Rwanda, and other
countries around the world. He maintains an active profile on LinkedIn.
Dr. Steinbaugh resides in Boulder with
his wife, Kathy, and their three children, Adam, Jake, and
Michelle. In his leisure time, there is nothing he enjoys
more than flyfishing for trout--an activity he has pursued
with enthusiasm in Russia, South America, Alaska, and especially
in Colorado and Wyoming. He is a member of the London Flyfishing Club (founded in 1884) . He also enjoys pheasant hunting and
his English Cocker Spaniels Sadie and Toby.