Laura Bush, DMSc, PA-C

Dermatology in Fayetteville, Griffin and Zebulon, GA

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Laura Bush is a licensed physician assistant certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA). She joined Fayette Area Dermatology in Fayetteville, Georgia in 2007.

Her formal training includes:

  • Doctor of Medical Science, Advanced Professional Practice, University of Lynchburg 2020
  • Master of Medical Science, Physician Assistant Studies, Emory University, 1991
  • Bachelor of Science, Radiologic Science, University of Central Florida, 1987

While Laura started her PA career in emergency medicine and family medicine, she has been practicing dermatology for over 20 years. At Fayette Area Dermatology, Laura uses her expertise to evaluate and treat dermatologic conditions in patients of all ages and skin types. Her experience includes skin cancers, inflammatory skin conditions, psoriasis, atopic dermatitis, hidradenitis suppurative, keloids, hair loss, rashes, nail disease, pigment disorders, and superficial radiation treatment for cancer.

Laura has been a servant leader in her profession by serving in numerous roles for over ten years. Many of her assosiations and accomplishments include:

  • Active member of National Society for Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA).
  • Active member of American Academy of Physician Associates (AAPA)
  • Active member of Georgia Association of Physician Assistants (GAPA)
  • Active member of Georgia Dermatology Physician Assistants (GDPA)
  • Inaugural GDPA PA Leader of the Year award - 2018
  • AAPA Distinguished Fellow - 2019

Laura has continued to serve as SDPA Director at Large, Secretary/Treasurer, President-Elect, and now President. She is honored and humbled in her new role as the 2023-2024 President of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, serving nearly 5,000 members and professional colleagues. Through this prestigious role, she has grown professionally in many ways that will only enhance her commitment to providing excellent, up-to-date, compassionate care to her patients

When not in the clinic seeing patients, Laura serves her profession and peers, travels, writes, and enjoys spending time with her family.