High Valley Dermatology has been serving the wonderful residents of South East Idaho for nearly 20 years. We have helped thousands of patients by treating all kinds of skin cancer and skin diseases, general dermatology care and even give them the cosmetic procedures and skin care they desire. We have dermatologists that specialize in the diagnosis and treatment of all skin conditions. Dr. Sewell and Dr. Miner are fellowship-trained Mohs micrographic surgeons, and thus are fellows of the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS).

Give us a call and see why our patients are so happy with all of our providers in all 3 of our locations: Idaho Falls | Driggs | Alpine Wyoming

Dr. Lindsay D. Sewell

Dr. Lindsay D. Sewell is a Board Certified Dermatologist who specializes in Mohs Micrographic Surgery. While he sees patients with all skin diseases and types, his specialty is skin cancer treatment and prevention.

Dr. Sewell is a familiar face to many in Idaho Falls. After serving a church mission in South Africa, Botswana, and Lesotho, he attended the University of Utah receiving a bachelor of Science in Biology in 1999.

Leaving Idaho and Utah behind, he attended Medical School at the George Washington University School of Medicine in Washington D.C. Following graduation in 2003 he stayed at GWU for a one year internship in internal medicine and then advanced to dermatology residency at Geisinger Medical Center in Pennsylvania. Dr. Sewell completed a fellowship in Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Procedural Dermatology at Geisinger Medical Center. He is also a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American College of Mohs Surgery.

Dr. Sewell earned a Masters in Business Administration from Indiana University in 2020. In 2021, he became the only board-certified dermatologist in Micrographic Dermatology Surgery in Southeast Idaho.

In addition to being an automotive and sports enthusiast, Dr. Sewell enjoys spending time with his wife Jennifer and his 8 children. Together, they enjoy camping, boating, wakeboarding, wakesurfing, hiking, playing games, most sports, and spending time on the beach (all with appropriate sun protection, of course).

Dr. Brandon L. Miner

Dr. Brandon L. Miner is a Board Certified Dermatologist who is fellowship trained in Mohs Micrographic and Reconstructive Surgery.

Dr. Miner is a native of Ammon, Idaho. After serving a mission in Northern England, he obtained his bachelor of science in zoology from Idaho State University in 2002. He then attended medical school at the University of New England in Maine. Upon completion of medical school in 2006, he completed his residency in Dermatology in affiliation with Michigan State University in 2010.

After several years in practice, Dr. Miner moved to Chicago to complete a full fellowship in Mohs micrographic surgery and reconstruction. He then returned back home, where he enjoys taking care of the people in Southeast Idaho and surrounding areas.

In his spare time, Dr. Miner enjoys hiking, shooting sports, trail running and spending time with his wife Amy and their 5 beautiful children.

Dr. Lena Elizabeth Gowring

Dr. Lena Gowring, is a board-certified dermatologist and a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and the American Society of Dermatologic Surgeons.

She was born in Great Falls Montana and raised in the Pacific Northwest and Midwest. She completed medical school at Des Moines University College of Osteopathic Medicine and Surgery in 2008. After finishing a surgical internship year at Wilford Hall Medical Center in San Antonio Texas, she completed the USAF Aerospace Medicine Primary Course and served as a flight surgeon. She was stationed at McConnell, AFB in Wichita, Kansas. Dr. Gowring attached to the 350th Air Refueling Squadron. as a General Medical Officer Flight Surgeon from 2009 2012. During this time, she cared for the aircrew and their families and also deployed overseas to serve in Operation(s) enduring Freedom and Iraqi Freedom.

Dr. Gowring completed dermatology residency training at the San Antonio Uniformed Services Health Education Consortium, in San Antonio, Texas. She served as the chief resident during her last year and earned board certification July 2015. Dr. Gowring moved to the Idaho Falls area in 2018, after completing 10 years active duty service in the Air Force.

Dr. Gowring enjoys practicing all aspects of dermatology both medical and cosmetic. She and her family are excited to create a home in the Idaho Falls area. They enjoy many outdoor activities such as hiking, fishing, boating, and downhill skiing.

Joseph D. Anderson, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Joe Anderson, PA-C, is a certified Physician Assistant who has specialized in Dermatology. He is a diplomate of the Society Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA). He has 21 years experience as a Dermatologic Physician Assistant.

Joe was reared in Blackfoot, ID. He attended Brigham Young University and received a Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Laboratory Science. Afterwards he attended Idaho State University and received his degree as a Physician Assistant in 2000.
Joe began working in Dermatology in 2001. He joined High Valley Dermatology in 2002. He has treated general dermatologic conditions, including acne, skin cancer, psoriasis, eczema, etc. He loves being a PA because it allows him to visit with his patients and help them have a better quality of life.

Joe and his wife, Steph, have six children and they live in Rigby, ID. He enjoys spending time with his children, watching college sports, fishing, and spending time on the shooting range.

Angela Cronin, PA-C

Physician Assistant

Angela Cronin, PA-C is a Certified Physician Assistant specializing in general dermatology in patients of all ages and skin cancer detection and treatment.

Angela was born in Phoenix, AZ but spent the majority of her childhood in Robin, Idaho. She attended BYU-Idaho where she received her Bachelor’s of Science degree in Health Science. She went on to receive her Master’s of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at Idaho State University in 2007.

Angela spent the first 2 years after graduating working in OB/GYN before moving to Logan, UT where she began training in dermatology in 2009. She loves the experience and the challenge that this has provided and has continued to practice in dermatology ever since. Angela is a current fellow with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and enjoys being a member of the team at High Valley Dermatology.

Angela lives in Ammon, Idaho with her husband and four daughters. In addition to practicing dermatology, Angela enjoys spending time with her family and adventuring in the outdoors. She likes to read, garden, camp, and go backpacking.

Cherice Pickett


Cherice is a highly trained Medical Aesthetician who brings to her work a multi-faceted interest, passion and knowledge in progressive skin care techniques and treatments.

Cherice received her training at The Rocky Mountain Laser College in 2014 and at Austin Kade Academy in 2016. She has her license in Aesthetics, certifications as a Laser Technician, in Laser Safety, Dermaplaning, and Microneedling.

She is an Idaho native and grew up in areas from Utah to Florida. She has lived in Idaho Falls for over the last 27 years raising her four kids with her husband Royce. She loves being a grandma, spending time with her family, and traveling to anywhere there is a warm sunny beach.