Melissa Wheeler, PA-C
Melissa Wheeler, MPAS, PA-C comes to the California Skin Institute with over 10 years of both cosmetic and medical dermatology experience. She graduated from the University of Florida College of Medicine’s Physician Assistant program in 2007. Prior to her PA career Melissa was a medical/surgical registered nurse, having graduated with her Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing from the University of Central Florida with high honors.
Since completing the UF PA program, Melissa has had rigorous post-graduate training and experience in the clinical presentations, laboratory assessments and medical managements of common, rare and complex dermatologic conditions. She also has advanced training and experience with Botox®, Dysport, and hyaluronic fillers. With her understanding of aesthetics and her exceptional communication with her clients, she helps her clients achieve their goals of natural cosmetic enhancement.
Melissa maintains membership as a fellow within the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and routinely attends national and local dermatology conferences and workshops. She is a strong clinical and community advocate for dermatologic education, sun protection and routine skin exams.
Outside of the office Melissa enjoys spending time traveling and exploring with her husband and two daughters. Painting, culinary arts and interior design are just a few of her leisure interests.