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What Is a Dermatology Physician Assistant?

Tina West February 17, 2017 0 comments 9

What Is a Dermatology Physician Assistant?

Dermatology PAs are the fastest growing specialty in America.

Find out what it means to be a dermatology PA as we take you behind the scenes of some of today’s top derm PAs as they talk about their education, challenges and passion for the work they do every day.

Donell Deremer, MS PA-C

Physician Assistant

Donell brings to The West Institute over 20 years of experience as a Board Certified Physician Assistant.  Since graduating from The George Washington University Physician Assistant Program, she has acquired extensive experience in both medical and surgical dermatology.

Donell also has experience in cosmetic dermatologic procedures including laser and energy device-based treatments.

Her prior 10 years devoted to internal medicine, along with NCCPA re-certification every 6 years, have enhanced her experience and expertise.  She enjoys caring for both the health and beauty of the skin, and recognizes that beautiful is also healthy skin.

At The West Institute, Donell oversees and performs CoolSculpting®, the state-of-the-art fat freezing technology for non-invasive body contouring.

She is also one of the few practitioners in the Washington DC area certified to perform Infini® Radiofrequency Microneedling for non-surgical neck rejuvenation, skin tightening, and scar and stretch mark improvement.

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