Ph: (208) 424-9101
Office Hours: Mon-Wed 7:00am - 6:00pm
Thurs       7:30am - 5:00pm
Friday      8:00am - 4:00pm

Our Mission


Our mission at Gem State Dermatology is to provide quality healthcare in a comfortable environment. We strive to excel in delivering state of the art medical and cosmetic dermatological care for our clients. We realize that healthcare is a customer service industry and customer satisfaction is our primary goal.


Steven M. Mings, MD


Dr. Steven Mings is a Board Certified Dermatologist. He graduated Magna Cum Laude from Gonzaga University with a Bachelor of Chemistry and minor in Physics. He completed his medical school training at the University of Washington School of Medicine with honors. He completed his medical internship through the University of Washington and a dermatology residency at the State University of New York (SUNY) in Buffalo. He enjoys teaching and currently holds teaching appointments through the Universities of Washington and Utah. Dr. Mings is currently serving as the Department Chair of Dermatology Services at the Boise VA Medical Center. He has also served in multiple leadership positions for various dermatology organizations over the years.

Michael J. Lane, PA-C


Michael Lane graduated with honors from Idaho State University with a Bachelor of Science in Physician Assistant Studies. He is a member of the AAPA, Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants, Intermountain Dermatology Society, and the Idaho Medical Association. He has been practicing dermatology for over 10 years. In his spare time, Mike enjoys golfing and spending time with his family.

Jaclyn Golus, MPAS, PA-C


Jaclyn Golus graduated from the University of Idaho with a Bachelor in Microbiology and received her Master of Physician Assistant Studies degree from Idaho State University. She started working at Gem State Dermatology in 2008 where she was directly trained by Dr. Mings. She is a Boise native and enjoys the outdoors and traveling. When not working you may find her snowboarding, hiking, or mountain biking.

Holly H. Wolf, MSPAS, PA-C


Holly Wolf graduated from Boise State University with a Bachelor of Health Science and a minor in Psychology and Addiction Studies. She received her Master of Science of Physician Assistance Studies from Pacific University. Holly worked in emergency medicine prior to joining the Gem State Dermatology team. She is an Idaho native and enjoys exploring the outdoors, mountain biking, traveling, and spending time with her family.

Amanda Catsaros


Amanda Catsaros is an Esthetician licensed by the State of Idaho and is nationally certified in Laser Technology. Throughout the years she has had the opportunity to learn about a variety of skincare products and procedures and how their specialized ingredients and systems interact with varying skin types. She has worked with many skin care lines. She creates custom treatment plans for her clients by utilizing esthetic services and products including: microneedling, chemical peels, dermaplaning, microdermabrasion, custom facials, and laser treatments. She loves enhancing and making each client feel beautiful in their own skin. Outside of the office she enjoys hiking in the foothills with her dog and vacationing with her husband.

Karin Echols-Otto


Karen has dual licenses in both cosmetology and esthetics. She has over twenty years of experience in the beauty industry, including twelve years as a national makeup artist (with Trish McEvoy Cosmetics and MAC), focusing the past ten years on correcting the health and appearance of the skin and face. Karin is proficient in performing chemical peels, treating hyper-pigmentation disorders and micro-needling. Karin also has advanced training in dermal filers as well as neurotoxins including Botox Cosmetics. Karin creates effective, individualized plans for her clients using medical grade skin care products to maintain treatments performed in our clinic. Karin brings innovative treatments to her clients' individual skincare needs, in a peaceful, private, clinical setting. Her many loyal clients are the best testimony to the care she provides.