Meet Our Practitioners
Lucas G. Bingham, MD is a board certified dermatologist proficient in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Bingham completed his undergraduate studies at Brigham Young University in Provo, UT, where he graduated Magna Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Spanish and a minor in Zoology. He received his Medical Doctorate from Penn State College of Medicine followed by a transitional year internship at the LDS Hospital in Salt Lake City, UT. He then completed a three-year dermatology residency at the prestigious Mayo Clinic in Rochester, MN.
Dr. Bingham is passionate about helping patients and treating skin diseases at home and abroad. He has performed volunteer medical care to patients in Brazil, Italy, Ethiopia, and Kenya. Dr. Bingham also has notable experience in the field of research and leadership. He has published studies and reports in several prominent medical journals, has presented at national and international meetings, has served as the secretary of Community Dermatology International, and has served as a manuscript reviewer for the International Journal of Dermatology. He is an active member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the Dermatologic Society of Orange County, and the Pacific Dermatologic Society.
In his spare time, Dr. Bingham enjoys spending time with his large family and being outdoors. He enjoys running, road and mountain biking, hiking, backpacking, snowboarding, and stand-up paddle board surfing. He lived in South America for several years and is fluent in Spanish.
Linda Rank earned her Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology from the University of California, Santa Cruz, and continued on to the Physician Assistant Program at the Charles R. Drew University School of Medicine and Science in Los Angeles. She holds a Certification from the National Board of Medical Examiners and has been specializing in dermatology since 2002.
A highly personable and competent PA, Linda is practiced in patient care and education, treatment of chronic skin conditions, skin surgery and cosmetic procedures. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, California Academy of Physician Assistants and Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Dr. Johnnie Woodson earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biological Sciences from the University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, and his medical degree from the Wayne State University School of Medicine in Detroit. He completed an Internship at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit, then went on to a Residency in the Department of Dermatology at King-Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles, where he was selected to be Chief Resident.
A practicing physician for 20 years, Dr. Woodson has provided a full range of medical and cosmetic dermatology services to his patients. He is also CEO of First Healthcare Education Group, an organization that offers informational lectures on skin conditions to audiences around the United States.
Dr. Woodson is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, National Medical Association, Clark County Medical Society and Nevada State Medical Association. He is a frequent speaker at medical and pharmaceutical meetings on various dermatological subjects. An avid researcher involved in numerous clinical trials, Dr. Woodson has authored several published articles as well.
Dr. Christian Rank is a Board Certified Emergency Physician with more than 10 years of post-residency experience. He earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry and Cell Biology summa cum laude from the University of California, San Diego, and his medical degree from the Medical College of Wisconsin in Milwaukee. Dr. Rank continued his training with a Residency in Emergency Medicine at the Martin Luther King/Charles R. Drew Medical Center in Los Angeles.
An Emergency Department Physician with Southern California Kaiser Permanente Group, Chapman Medical Center and Fountain Valley Regional Medical Center, Dr. Rank is also a Navy and Air Force veteran. He has trauma center experience and military service in the emergency department during deployment to Iraq.
A Diplomate of the American Board of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Rank has certifications in advanced cardiac life support, advanced trauma life support and pediatric advanced life support.