Dr. Vanourny is a board-certified dermatologist specializing in general medical, cosmetic, and surgical dermatology with interests in treating acne, psoriasis, skin cancers, and photo-aging.

She is formally trained in the use of injectables and dermatological fillers, including Botox®, Dysport®, Restylane®, Juvéderm®, and Sculptra®.

She grew up in the North Chicago area and obtained a bachelor of science degree from the University of Iowa, graduating with highest distinction. Dr. Vanourny subsequently obtained her medical degree at the University of Iowa where she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society and obtained the Outstanding Achievement in Dermatology Award. She completed her internship training at Iowa Methodist Medical Center in Des Moines, Iowa before returning to the University of Iowa to complete her specialty training in dermatology. Dr. Vanourny has been active in the dermatology community, giving several presentations at the biannual Iowa Dermatological Society meeting, and was a case presenter at the American Academy of Dermatology annual meeting in 2012. She volunteers on a regular basis at local skin cancer screenings.

Dr. Vanourny joined Piedmont Plastic Surgery & Dermatology in 2012. When not working, she enjoys running, water-skiing, and spending time with her family.


MD, University of Iowa

BS, University of Iowa

Post Graduate

Dermatology Residency, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics

Internal Medicine Internship, Iowa Methodist Medical Center