Eric Krinsky joined the Bend Dermatology team in 2017 as a full-time provider in the Klamath Falls clinic. Prior to joining BDC, he had been practicing dermatology in Los Alamos, NM. Eric discovered his passion for practicing medicine later in life, having a previous career working as a surgical device representative, training surgeons on the use of his products in the operating room.
Medical dermatology is a passion of his and he believes patient education is crucial to treatment and the healing process. He also has a strong interest in dermoscopy and attends annual meetings to further his knowledge base. Eric enjoys patients of all ages and especially likes getting to know the entire family.
Eric was born and raised in San Diego, CA, received his bachelor’s degree from The University of Colorado, Boulder, and received his Physician Assistant training at Pacific University in Hillsboro, OR.
Eric is a Diplomate Fellow of the Society of Dermatologic Physician Assistants (SDPA), which requires a significant commitment to outside studies. The Fellowship is the premier training program for PAs in the field of dermatology. He is also a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Oregon Society of Physician Assistants.
Eric and his wife, who was born and raised in the Klamath Falls area, have 3 girls which keep them very busy. He enjoys the Southern Oregon lifestyle, including playing golf, camping, fishing, and fixing fences for his wife’s horses and cattle.
Eric and his family are excited to be back home in Klamath Falls where he is currently accepting new patients.