Elyse is a board certified physician assistant. Born and raised in Upstate New York, she received her Bachelor of Arts degree in Biology at the State University of New York at Oswego in 2007, and went on to receive her Master of Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies at Arcadia University in Christiana, Delaware in 2009. She started her career practicing at The George Washington University Hospital in Washington, DC in the field of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation. Shortly thereafter, her passion for dermatology and her family brought her back to her home town in 2011 where she was given the opportunity to join a small hospital based outpatient dermatology clinic. She received her dermatology training there, and currently has 8 years of experience in the field.
Elyse enjoys seeing patients of all ages, performing simple, office based procedures, and patient education. Elyse is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and the American Academy of Physician Assistants. She is committed to forming trusting, long lasting relationships with her patients that allow for excellent patient care and patient satisfaction.
Elyse recently moved to Colorado with her husband and three young children. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her family and exploring the beauty of the Rocky Mountain region. She is thrilled to be working side by side with Dr. Leslie Capin to care for the dermatologic needs of the Castle Rock community and is currently accepting new patients.