PATRICIA A CERAVOLO
**** *** ***** ****, ********, PA, Florida 34241 H: 941-***-**** email@example.com Thank you for taking the time to review my resume. With a passion for cosmetic surgery and successful outcomes, I am seeking to join dedicated and compassionate medical team that is dedicated to working with patients and committed to achieving excellent outcomes. Specialize in reconstructive facial
surgery following MOHS procedure
13 years experience diagnosing and
treating skin cancer and general
Successfully performed thousands of
Completed Postgraduate residency in
Trained in oculoplastic ophthalmic
Consulted and performed cosmetic
injectable fillers and Botox
Experience with IPL and Erbium Lasers
Currently first assist in orthopedic
procedures, proficient in neck and
spinal surgery, obstetrical and GYN
procedures, laparoscopic procedures
Managing surgical work flow and
Proficient with multiple EMR systems
Extensive experience in Urgent care,
Acute care, and complicated wound
01/2019 to Current Physician Assistant
Kennedy and White Orthopedic Center Sarasota, FL Dr. Lam Nguyen, board certified, fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in spinal surgery.
Assisting in surgical and clinical treatment of diseases of the spine. Educated patients on neck and back pain, radiculopathy, spinal fractures as well as surgical and non-surgical spine pathology.
06/2015 to 12/2017 Physician Assistant
Suncoast Skin Solutions
Dr. Christopher Ewanowski, MOHS surgeon and Dermatologist Independently execute complex cosmetic repairs post MOHS surgery including complex facial repairs, two stage repairs, grafts including cartilage transfers Initiated and perform routine cutaneous surgery including excisional surgical procedures and biopsies
Evaluated and treated patients weekly with acute and emergent conditions in the clinical setting
Treated complicated disease states including psoriasis, eczema, and acne Manage postoperative surveillance, wound care, and pain management Provide skin assessment for cancer surveillance
Complete all surgical operative notes in EMR
Obtain informed consents as needed
Educate patients on the various types of skin diseases and skin cancer and discussed appropriate treatment
05/2005 to 06/2015 Physician Assistant
West Coast Dermatology, Dr. Cary Dunn Sarasota, FL MOHS surgeon, dermatologist
Lead the surgical team daily clinical workflow
Performed cosmetic injections with Botox and select fillers Initiated, consulted and performed laser treatments with Erbium and IPL lasers Consulted patients and performed complex cosmetic repairs of MOHS defects Initiated and completed excisional surgery and complete EMR EDUCATION AND TRAINING
LICENSURE AND CERTIFICATIONS
07/2009 to 12/2015 Physician Assistant
Manatee County Rural Health Services Arcadia, FL Community Care Family Health Clinic, Urgent Care and Emergency Room diversion treating the underserved community to provide basic dermatologic healthcare needs per diem.
Provided general Dermatology examinations, developed treatment plans, prescribe appropriate medications.
Routine health maintenance, urgent and acute care needs Effectively performed minor procedures include suture of lacerations, skin biopsies, debridement of minor wounds and wound management.
07/2003 to 05/2005 Physician Assistant, Surgical First Assistant Dr. Mark Longstein Sarasota, FL
Sarasota Spine Specialists, Supervising physician Dr. Mark Lonstein.
Surgical first assist in over 800 neck and spine surgery and orthopedic procedures, in-patient care, wound care and pain management, and discharge summary completion.
Office duties included orthopedic history and physicals, post operative surveillance, wound care, test ordering and interpretation, and hospital consults. 06/2000 to 05/2003 Physician Assistant
Heart & Vascular Center of Bradenton Bradenton, FL Heart and Vascular Center of Bradenton, Supervising physician, Dr. Joseph Pace, electrophysiologist.
Diagnosis and treatment of cardiac patients including heart failure, arrhythmias, hypertension, CAD, and a variety of other cardiac pathology. Oculo-plastics
North Columbus Eye Center Columbus, Georgia
9 month Sabbatical in surgical oculo-plastics and ophthalmologic pathology Certificate: Surgery
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center Bronx,, NY, USA July 15, 1998- July 31, 1999 Post Graduate Surgical Residency. Completed Post Graduate Surgical Residency Program at Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Montefiore Medical Center, Bronx NY. I was part of a select class of Physician Assistants completing a year long surgical residency program performing a variety of surgical procedures with extensive inpatient and post-operative care. BS/PA: Biology
D'Youville College Buffalo, NY
Major in Biology, Minor in Philosophy
Active Florida State Council on Licensing Physician Assistants, License # PA-9101506, issuance 1/16/2001, expiration 1/30/2020.
Inactive Licensed in New York, Georgia, and Alabama National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, certificate # 1038017, expiration 12/2018, recertifying exam 2026
BLS expiration 2/2021
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants American Academy of Physician Assistants
Florida Association of Physician Assistants
Florida Society of Dermatologic PAs