Nikki was born and raised in Tampa, FL. She graduated Cum Laude at the University of Florida where she earned her Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology and Kinesiology. She completed her Masters of Science in Physician Assistant Studies at South University in Tampa, FL. She continued her pursuit of specializing in Dermatology by participating in the Advanced Dermatology Training Program where she was trained in general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.
Nikki is an active member of the American Academy of Physicians Assistants (AAPA), Florida Academy of Physicians Assistants (FAPA), and the Florida Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (FSDPA). She is committed to educating her patients on proper sun protection and the importance of self-skin exams and professional Total-Body Skin Cancer Exams. Her focus is in general dermatology, including skin cancer screenings, acne, eczema, psoriasis, and hair loss.
In her free time Nikki, enjoys traveling, hiking, and boating with her husband and two dogs. She has participated in several medical mission trips and is looking forward to going on more. Nikki is looking forward to serving the population of Central Florida and meet all their dermatological needs!