Contact our dermatology practice in Lincoln, NE
Look and feel younger than you have in years by trusting South Lincoln Dermatology of Lincoln, NE to rejuvenate and revitalize your skin. Our dermatology practice will help make your skin smoother and healthier. For more information, please call, email, or fill out the information form on this page.
Hours of operation
Monday and Wednesday 8-6:30
Tuesday and Thursday 8-5
Saturday Call for Availability
Meet our skin care experts
Rodney S.W. Basler, M.D.
Rodney S.W. Basler, M.D., attended the University of Nebraska at Lincoln after graduating as valedictorian of Plainview High School and transferred after his junior year to accept an invitation for early admission to UNMC. He was elected as a junior into Phi Beta Kappa, and was a member of the very first Arts and Sciences Student Advisory Board.
After graduating from UNMC, Dr. Basler completed dermatology residency training at the University of Michigan and served on active duty with the U.S. Air Force. He then entered into academics as Asst. Professor of Internal Medicine at the University of Arizona. In 1978, he returned to Lincoln to begin a dermatologic practice with offices in Lincoln and Fremont, and for over 30 years, has continued to serve UN-L by providing dermatologic care at the University Health Center, and consultation in dermatology to the Husker athletic teams. He is a member of the Board of Trustees of the U of N Foundation. In 2000, Dr. Basler was honored by his peers by being elected Chairman of the Advisory Board of the 12,000 member American Academy of Dermatology, and was nominated as Vice President of the national group. Dr. Basler served on the Board of Trustees of the Dermatology Foundation and as Chairman of the group’s Annenberg Circle Committee and state Leaders’ Society. He is an Adjunct Associate Professor at UNMC, mentoring medical, PA, and Nurse Practitioner students, and has also been a prolific writer, publishing over 70 articles and textbook chapters.
Chad Hillyer, PA-C
Chad Hillyer graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln with a Bachelor of Science degree in 1994, and graduated from Union College as a certified physician assistant in 2001.
Chad started his professional career in Dallas, Texas in orthopedics and sports medicine, where he was part of the medical staff of the Dallas Cowboys football team and the Dallas Stars hockey team. In 2004, he moved to Omaha to be closer to his family and switched his focus to a general practice with emphasis on geriatrics.
Chad joined the Fremont Dermatology team in 2007, and serves both the Fremont, Elkhorn and Wahoo offices. He has special training in Excimer laser for psoriasis and geriatric dermatology, and is available for dermatologic house calls to homebound patients and those in assisted living facilities and nursing homes.
Christina Meyer, PA-C
Christina began her medical career at the University of Nebraska at Kearney. Her senior year she was accepted for early admission into the Physician Assistant Program at South University in Savannah, Georgia. In 2008, she graduated with a bachelor of science in Physician Assistant studies.
Christina is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and has completed a rigorous course of specialty training in dermatology. She also has been specifically trained in the application of the Excimer laser for psoriasis. She also is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Nebraska Association of Physician Assistants. She and her husband reside in Lincoln and have a daughter, Madison.
Jay Arthur, PA-C
South Lincoln Dermatology Clinic welcomes Jay Arthur, PA-C to our group of dermatologic care providers.
Jay began his medical career at the University of St. Mary’s at Leavenworth, Kansas, where he played collegiate baseball. His senior year he was accepted for admission into the Physician Assistant Program at the University of Nebraska Medical Center, Omaha. In 2011, he graduated with a Master’s of Science in Physician Assistant Studies (MSPAS).
Jay is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and he also is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants. Jay joins Dr. Rodney Basler and PAs Chad Hillyer, Christina Meyer and Lyndsey Degenhardt at South Lincoln Dermatology Clinic, where he has been employed since late spring.