Dori Peters Hite is a board certified physician assistant who has been working in the field of dermatology since 2002. She received her Bachelor's Degree in English from the University of Florida, where she also earned an Undergraduate Certificate in Gerontology. She then worked in health care as a registered Neurodiagnostic Technician before returning to the University of Florida to earn her Masters Degree in Physician Assistant Studies from the College of Medicine. While there, she was named Outstanding Clinical Student. Dori is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants and is licensed through the Florida Board of Medicine. She is an active member of both the Florida Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Dori is experienced in treating all skin, nail, and hair disorders. She has a particular passion for the detection, treatment and prevention of skin cancer, and is dedicated to educating her patients about the importance of sun protection and regular skin exams. She is skilled in lesion removal and surgical excision, and has trained extensively in cosmetic procedures such as skin peels, BOTOX®, Dysport, and dermal fillers. She also treats acne, melasma, psoriasis and other general dermatology conditions.
Dori is a Florida native and lives on her family farm in Weirsdale, Florida. She is married to her high school sweetheart and has one son. As a family, they enjoy traveling to North Carolina, camping, and are active in their church and local community.