About Me

Deborah Patterson is a 1991 magna cum laude graduate of St. Francis College with a Bachelor of Science Degree. She later completed a Master of Medical Sciences Degree in 1995, also at St. Francis College. She has extensive clinical and academic experience, including 14 years in private-practice dermatology. She continues to serve as adjunct faculty at the University of Pittsburgh, and has served as an advisor to multiple pharmaceutical companies. When she is not helping patients, she enjoys spending time with her husband and son and volunteering with the Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation and CASA (court appointed special advocate) to serve the needs of children.

Contact Information
Contact Information
  • Phone: (412) 548-3336 Call
  • Fax: (412) 837-2430
Skills
Specialities
  • Dermatology
Areas Of Expertise
  • Cutaneous malignancies
    10 + years
  • Sexually transmitted diseases
    10 + years
Clinical Focuses
  • Diagnose and treat dermatologic diseases
  • Excise benign and malignant lesions
  • Perform skin cancer screening exams
Languages
  • English
Education & Training
Education
  • Saint Francis College
    MMS, Medical Science
    1993 - 1995
  • Saint Francis College
    BS, Physician Assistant
    1986 - 1991
Work Experience
Work Experiences
  • Physician Assistant
    Brad Amos, MD Dermatology
    2014-Present
  • Physician Assistant
    Westmoreland Dermatology Associates
    2013-2014
  • Physician Assistant
    Associates in Dermatology
    2011-2012
  • Physician Assistant
    Dermatologic Associates, Inc.
    2009-2011
  • Physician Assistant
    Westmoreland Dermatology Associates
    2007-2009
  • Physician Assistant
    Allegheny Dermatology Associates
    2001-2007
  • Assistant Professor
    Duquesne University Department of Physician Assistant
    1995-2002
  • Physician Assistant
    Center for Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine
    1994-1995
  • Physician Assistant
    Magee-Womens Hospital
    1993-1994
  • Physician Assistant
    Children's Hospital of Pittsburgh
    1991-1993
Certifications
Board Certifications
  • Physician Assistant with special recognition in primary care and surgery
    National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, Inc.
Affiliations
Academic Affiliations
  • Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor
    University of Pittsburgh
Awards & Honors
Awards & Honors
  • Physician Assistant Departmental Award Recipient
    Saint Francis College
  • Physician Assistant Foundation Scholarship Recipient
    Saint Francis College
  • President's Scholar
    Saint Francis College
Accepted Insurances
Brad Amos MD PhD PC