Heather Riessland, a certified physician assistant, has joined Dermatology Associates of the Lowcountry and is now accepting appointments at all three of their locations on Hilton Head Island and in Bluffton and Beaufort.
Riessland earned her master’s degree in medical sciences in physician assistant studies, with a clinical focus in family practice and dermatology, from Midwestern University in Glendale, Ariz. She recently managed 1,500 patients as a Department of Defense physician assistant at Peterson Air Force Base in Colorado Springs, Colo. She has also worked in aerospace medicine with an occupational medicine focus at Peterson.
She has professional affiliations with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and the Colorado Society of Dermatology Professionals.
Dermatology Associates of the Lowcountry’s is at 3901 Main St., Suite D, on Hilton Head Island (843-689- 5259); 40 Okatie Center Blvd. South, Suite 201, Okatie (843-705-0840); and at 242 Lady’s Island Drive, Beaufort (843-525-9277).