Experienced, compassionate, professional board certified Physician Assistant with over six years in the clinical setting in the specialty of Dermatology seeking an opportunity to focus energy and passion on providing quality patient-oriented care.
Strong interpersonal skills
Excellent rapport with patients and families
Effective communication skills - oral and written
Electronic medical record trained
Works well in team environment and independently
Master of Science : Physician Assistant Studies, August 2009King's College － Wilkes-Barre, PAGPA: Received the Kings College Award for Academic Excellence
Bachelor of Science : Medical Studies, May 2008King's College － Wilkes Barre , PAGraduated Summa Cum Laude
Dermatology Physician Assistant December 2009 to CurrentDermatology Centers of NEPA － Wilkes Barre/ Berwick, PA
-Established medical diagnoses. -Specialize in the diagnosis, treatment and management of acute and chronic dermatologic conditions.
-Advance patient care by continuously expanding core knowledge associated with diagnosing and treating skin disease and skin cancer.
-Maintain accurate medical records and document patient cases in detail.
-Patiently educate and answer questions of patients and their families regarding prescribed medications, diagnoses, and treatment plans.
-Perform thorough skin exams to identify and biopsy skin cancers.
-Safely and effectively perform laser hair removal to patients of all skin types with over 5 years experience.
-Provide consultation to cosmetic patients regarding botox, fillers, and various laser procedures.
Preceptor for Dermatology clinical rotation April 2012 to CurrentKing's College － Wilkes Barre, PA
-Provide PA students with knowledge of both common and rare dermatologic conditions
-Display ethical and caring behavior towards patients and families.
-Demonstrate the proper use and technique of minor skin surgical procedures and therapies including skin biopsy, cryotherapy, electrodesiccation, etc
-Provide an enjoyable, hands on learning experience in a relaxed atmosphere.
Adjunct Faculty January 2013 to CurrentKing's College － Wilkes Barre, PA
-Advised students and revised drafts of Master's Level Research papers providing feedback on content, technical guidelines, grammar and punctuation
-Performed final grading of Master's Papers which are including in final Capstone grade based on provided rubric
-Involved with re-mediation of students
Adjunct Faculty September 2015 to October 2015Misericordia University － Dallas, PA
-Provided lectures to Didactic PA students for Dermatology Module
-Covered topics to cover NCCPA blueprint for PANCE
-Incorporated personal clinical experience into lectures
-Developed board style multiple test questions
03/07/2010 - Excimer Laser Training Program Part 1
06/26/2010 - Excimer Laser Training Program Part 2
01/17/2012 - Lumenis Light Sheer Duet
07/06/2012 - Zerona Laser Training Program
01/03/2013 - Comprehensive Training Palomar Icon- 1540
03/16/2013 - Palomar Advanced Symposium
01/03/2014 - Comprehensive Training Palomar Icon- IPL
05/13/2016 - Kybella Training
Skin Cancer Lecture - Kings College PA Department-
2008 - present - Alpha Epsilon Delta Medical Honor Society
2009 - present - Alpha Epsilon Lambda Graduate Honor Society
2011 - present - Society For Dermatology Physician Assistants
2013 - present - American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery