Elena is a certified physician assistant with extensive experience in medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology. Elena is board certified by the National Commission on Certification for Physician Assistants and was recertified in 2013. She received her Master of Physician Assistant Studies from Bethel University in Tennessee with extensive training in dermatology and has been practicing dermatology since.
Elena is originally from Uzbekistan. Prior to moving to the United States, she was a Medical Doctor practicing in gynecology. After relocation, she decided to change her area of specialization. Her philosophy on patient care is to provide an individualized approach that considers the whole patient with compassion and respect.
Elena enjoys all aspects of dermatology and is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.