Category: NPPA Perspectives in Dermatology

Spotlight Interview: featuring Francesca Wolfe, MPAS, PA-C

Francesca Wolfe, MPAS, PA-C, earned her Masters degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Thomas Jefferson University in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She furthered her training by completing a dermatology fellowship program through the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA). Currently, Ms. Wolfe is a physician assistant with the Pennsylvania Dermatology Group in Philadelphia and teaches general dermatology to


Spotlight Interview: featuring Victoria Lazareth MA, MSN, NP-C, DCNP

Victoria Lazareth MA, MSN, NP-C, DCNP, is a Board Certified Dermatology Nurse Practitioner and co-founder of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners. She serves on the Dermatology Nurse Practitioner Certification Board, as Affiliate Professor of Dermatology for Simmons University Boston, and as  faculty for the Center for Advanced Practice Dermatology, MauiDerm NP/PA, and other professional


Toxicodendron Contact Dermatitis: A Case Report and Brief Review

by Joe Monroe, MPAS, PA Mr. Monroe is a Fellow of the American Academy of Physician Assistants; is Founder, Past President, and Current Fellow of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants; and practices general and surgical dermatology in Tulsa, Oklahoma.  J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(9 Suppl):S29–S34 FUNDING: No funding was provided for the preparation of


Successful Management of Psoriasis and Treatment-induced Tinea Incognito: A Case Report

by Douglas DiRuggiero, DMSc, MHS, PA-C Mr. DiRuggiero is with Skin Cancer and Cosmetic Dermatology Center in Rome, Georgia.   J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(9 Suppl):S21–S25 FUNDING: This study was supported by Ortho Dermatologics. DISCLOSURES: Douglas DiRuggiero is a consultant to Ortho Dermatologics. ABSTRACT: This case report describes the management of a 64-year-old Hispanic male patient with a


Abdominal Remodeling in Postpartum Women by Using a High-intensity Focused Electromagnetic (HIFEM) Procedure: An Investigational Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) Pilot Study

by Carolyn I. Jacob, MD, FAAD, and Brittany Rank, PA-C Dr. Jacob and Ms. Rank are with Chicago Cosmetic Surgery and Dermatology in Chicago, Illinois.  J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(4 Suppl):S16–S20 FUNDING:  No funding was provided for the preparation of this article. DISCLOSURES: Carolyn Jacob, MD, FAAD, speaks for BTL on medical congresses. Objective: High-intensity