For those of you who are new here, every month, we feature a provider on our blog as our “Provider of the Month.” We dedicate the honor to someone on our team who has shown excellence in dermatological care and deserves accolades for their accomplishments. This month, our deserving featured provider is Danna Dennis Calder, PA-C. Read on to learn about Danna’s education, work experience, expertise, and associations as a dermatology provider here at Dermatology Associates of Atlanta!
Education & Work Experience
Danna’s experience in the medical field began in her native city, Los Angeles. After graduating with honors and her undergraduate degree from the University of Southern California, Danna began her dermatology career at a prominent practice in Beverly Hills. She remained at the practice for five years before she attended Emory University’s Physician Assistant program. Danna graduated with honors and her master’s in medical science (M.M.Sc.) from Emory. After obtaining her master’s, Danna spent seven years working in internal medicine and rheumatology. In 2006, Danna went back to practicing her first love – dermatology. During this time, she also became a valuable member of the Dermatology Associates of Atlanta staff!
Danna has extensive training and experience in diagnosing and treating both clinical and cosmetic dermatological issues. Here are just a few of the conditions that Danna treats regularly:
-Skin conditions such as eczema and psoriasis
-Varicose & spider veins
-Facial aging & laxity
And much, much more!
Danna is an expert at treating various cosmetic issues with the latest technologies. Some of the regular treatments options she provides include:
-Botox® & facial fillers for facial aging
-Sclerotherapy for varicose and spider veins
–Cartessa™ Tetra Cool CO2 Laser for wrinkles, sun damage, scarring, and moles
-LEVULAN® KERASTICK® for sun damage
Book an appointment with Danna today to learn more about her treatment offerings!
Danna remains active in many professional organizations – both locally and nationally. She maintains positions in the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the Georgia Association of Physician Assistants (PEARLS faculty member), the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the American Society for Laser Medicine and Surgery (ASLMS). Her expertise and caring approach help put patients at ease during appointments and treatments. She is a delight to know. Here’s what a patient had to say about their experience with Danna:
“I had a perfect experience in this office. I was seen on time. The waiting area was very clean and spacious. The staff was so friendly from start to finish. I was seen by their wonderful and talented PA, Danna Calder. I would absolutely request her next time too!” -Paula H.
If you would like to schedule an appointment with Danna, please call our office at (404) 256-4457.
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