Dermatology Physician Assistant – La Casita
Karen Moreland, PA-C joins us from Plastic Surgery Texas in Fort Worth, Texas. While practicing at Plastic Surgery Texas, she gained medical dermatologic experience through her care for patients undergoing skin cancer reconstruction, many of whom required additional skin biopsies and through skin examinations pre and post-operatively. She is also able to diagnose and treat many skin conditions, but also perform procedures such as biopsies, cryotherapy, intralesional injections and excisions. Karen’s cosmetic dermatologic experience includes working with cosmetic injectable, various laser treatments and an array of skin care products. Prior to working in plastic surgery, Karen worked in an internal medicine practice where she gained her initial experience in diagnosing and treating patients with many diverse medical conditions.
Karen Moreland earned her Master’s degree in physician Assistant Studies from the University of North Texas Health Science Center (UNTHSC) in Fort Worth, Texas, Prior to getting her Master’s degree, Karen earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business at Texas Tech University where she competed in Division I soccer for the Red Raiders.
Karen notes that she particularly enjoys being involved in patient care and strives to maintain patient-provider relationships. In fact, Karen was voted “Most Compassionate” by her peers at Plastic Surgery Texas.
In her time away from the office, Karen enjoys spending time with her husband and their dog, Jazzy.
Karen is certified by the the National Commission of Certification for Physician Assistants and licensed by the Texas State Board of Medical Examiners. Her professional associations include the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Texas Academy of Physician Assistants and the Bexas County Physician Assistant Society.
Karen Moreland will begin seeing patients on Wednesday at 8:00 am.