Shirisha Vallarapu, PA-C, joined Florida Skin Center, now a part of Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, in 2005. Shirisha is a Board-Certified Physician Assistant with Diplomate-Fellow status from the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA), one of the highest awards for a Physician Assistant in the medical dermatology field. She graduated from Miami University in Oxford, Ohio with a Bachelor of Science degree in Microbiology. Expanding her training and expertise, Shirisha attended Nova Southeastern University, earning a Master’s degree in Medical Science and a Bachelor of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies.
Shirisha welcomes guests of all ages in our Fort Myers-B Building location and performs routine cancer screenings, biopsies, surgical excisions, and treats various disorders that especially affect ethnic skin types. Her extensive knowledge in laser and light procedures is invaluable for treating everything from complex skin conditions to cosmetic rejuvenation. She is also experienced in and talented in Juvederm® filler and Botox® injections to produce enhanced natural-looking results.
Shirisha is passionate about serving others in need of dermatology care in our local community and abroad. She often contributes her time and skills to educating the public on the importance of skin health and performing complimentary cancer screenings. She especially enjoys traveling abroad on medical mission trips. Shirisha frequently lectures at seminars and industry meetings to educate and teach colleagues from her vast experience and knowledge in the dermatology field.