Meet the Staff

Patti A. Satterfield, MD

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Dr. Patti Satterfield is a Board-Certified Dermatologist with over 20 years of experience in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology.

A California native and co-founder of Folsom Dermatology, Dr. Satterfield attended California State University, Long Beach, graduating Summa Cum Laude with a degree in Physiology. Dr. Satterfield moved to Northern California to attend The University of California, Davis School of Medicine where she earned her medical degree. She remained at UC Davis for both her internship and her dermatology residency and served as Chief Resident in her final year of training.

Prior to opening Folsom Dermatology in 2012 with long time friend and colleague from medical school, Dr. Emily Jong, Dr. Satterfield practiced as a Senior Partner in Kaiser Permanente’s Department of Dermatology in Roseville, California.
Dedicated to providing the best patient care possible, she contributed to Kaiser Permanente’s formal Quality Assurance efforts for more than nine years, including four years as Quality Assurance Chairperson for the Department of Dermatology and five years as a member of the Quality Assurance Multidisciplinary Committee for Outpatient Medicine.

Dr. Satterfield is a Diplomate of The American Board or Dermatology, a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology and a member of The American Society of Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Satterfield takes great satisfaction in partnering with her patients to make decisions and develop treatment plans that keep them healthy but also fit in with their lifestyles. Dr. Satterfield loves medical and surgical dermatology but she also enjoys working with patients interested in aging gracefully. Incorporating skin care regimens and cosmetic treatments that allow patients to maintain a natural but more youthful, health appearance is always her goal. Early detection and treatment of skin cancer is a primary focus of Dr. Satterfield.

Dr. Satterfield resides in El Dorado Hills with her husband and three children. In addition to spending time with family and friends she enjoys Barre class, cooking and relaxing in Hawaii.

Emily Z. Jong, MD

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Folsom Dermatology co-founder Dr. Emily Jong brings over 17 years of experience in medical and surgical dermatology to the practice.
Dr. Jong earned her medical degree at the University of California, Davis School of Medicine. She completed her internship at the University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine, followed by residency at University Hospitals of Cleveland/Case Western Reserve University in Cleveland, Ohio. During her residency, Dr. Jong also participated in an ASDS Dermatologic Surgery Preceptorship through the University of California, Los Angeles.

Born in Missouri and raised in Oregon, Dr. Jong moved to California to attend the University of California, Santa Barbara, where she earned an undergraduate degree in Microbiology.

Prior to founding Folsom Dermatology, Dr. Jong practiced as Senior Partner in Dermatology at Kaiser Permanente in Roseville, California. There she served five years as Chief and Assistant Chief of the Department of Dermatology. Her tenure at Kaiser Permanente also provided the opportunity to work closely with her Folsom Dermatology co-founder, Dr. Patti Satterfield, for nine years. Dr. Jong has expertise in the detection, diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer.

Board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, Dr. Jong is pleased to serve a wide range of patients from children to adults and seniors. She enjoys spending time with her husband and two daughters in Granite Bay, as well as fitness activities.

Lori Mitchell, RN

Lori Mitchell, RN has been in the medical field for over 30 years. Her emphasis has been on aesthetics since 2008. She has master injector certifications and loves staying current on the latest techniques and best practices in the industry. She is passionate about anti-aging and helping clients age gracefully. When not busy working she enjoys spending time hiking with her husband and three furry kids. She is also very involved with Lakeside Church in Folsom.

Amy Zmyslinski, PA-C

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Amy Zmyslinski specializes in medical and procedural dermatology. She is a licensed Physician Assistant who graduated with magna cum laude honors from Gannon University (PA-C) in 2001. She is board-certified through the NCCPA and is a Fellow of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

Amy has nearly 15 years of professional experience and, prior to finding her passion in Dermatology, she practiced in General and Vascular Surgery, Obstetrics and Gynecology, and Internal Medicine including Urgent Care and sexually transmitted disease (STD) clinics. Immediately prior to joining Folsom Dermatology, Amy practiced as a Senior PA in the Department of Dermatology at Kaiser Permanente in Roseville, CA.

Amy’s clinical emphases include acne, eczema, psoriasis, and skin cancer screenings among other dermatologic conditions that affect the skin, hair and/or nails. She strongly advocates for early detection and treatment of skin cancer. Amy has a caring eye and your skin will be evaluated and a plan specifically tailored to address your needs. She has successfully cared for both pediatric and adult patients of all skin types. She looks forward to caring for the dermatologic needs of your family.

In her free time Amy enjoys spending time with her family including her two daughters, cycling, running, hiking, cooking and traveling.

Eli Costea

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Eli Costea is a licensed Aesthetician with over 13 years of experience working with various techniques to improve and maintain healthy skin. Eli has the experience and ambition, as well as the desire to help educate patients in treating all skin types, including aging, hyperpigmentated and acneic skin with customized modalities to treat the problem area. Achieving patient’s goals and boosting confidence is one of her many qualities. When not working, she enjoys spending quality time with her husband and two children. Traveling, snowboarding and cooking are some of Eli’s other interests.

Amber Lonski

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Amber Lonski has been in the Medical Field since 2008. As the Office Manager, she will ensure that all administrative details of your services are well handled. Above all, Amber’s role is to offer personalized assistance to ensure that your experience is exceptional. She works alongside the Physicians as a trusted and valued extension, for all patient issues and customer service. In her spare time, she enjoys being outdoors and spending time with her family.

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