Lauri Vargo, MD


Lauri Vargo, MD
Assistant Professor

Dr. Vargo was born and raised in Elkhorn, Nebraska (maiden name Christensen). She attended Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia where she earned a degree in Chemistry before returning to Omaha to attend medical school at UNMC on the Regents Scholarship. During her medical training, she was inducted into the Alpha Omega Alpha National Medical Honor Society and graduated with distinction. She completed an intern year in internal medicine at UNMC before moving to Kansas City to complete her dermatology training at the University of Kansas Medical Center (KUMC). Following residency, she practiced general dermatology at Stormont Vail Health in Topeka, Kansas while her husband finished his plastic surgery training.

Dr. Vargo is excited to finally be returning to her hometown. She practices general dermatology and enjoys seeing a wide breadth of dermatologic conditions including skin cancer, acne, eczema, and psoriasis. Outside of dermatology, Dr. Vargo enjoys spending time with her family and traveling.