With eight specialty centers and eight providers, Dermatology Associates of Atlanta (DAA) has a LARGE, experienced team ready to help you along your skincare journey. We wanted our patients to get to know each provider more outside of the office and have featured a different provider over the past several months. This month, our spotlight is on Delmer L. Henderson, PA-C (or Del as we call him around the office)!
Del received his Bachelors of Life Sciences from Kansas State University prior to completing a second BS in Physician Assistant at the University of Oklahoma and eventually his MPAS in Emergency Medicine from the University of Nebraska. Del got his start as a Physician Assistant while employed with the United States Army. In fact, Del has provided a lot of medical care in many fast paced facilities around the world. To share a few fun facts about Del with you:
- During his time as a Physician Assistant at the 16th Medical Detachment in West Germany, Del provided care to some 2,000 active duty members and their dependents and also served as the Nuclear Security Officer for the Personnel Reliability Program.
- Specializing in family practice, emergency medicine and industrial medicine, Del worked in a part-time position at the Doctors on Duty Clinic in Monterrey, California.
- Del has experience administering emergency treatment to battlefield casualties with outpatient care and treatment that he gained while working under the supervision of a Physician, Physician Assistant
Along with an impressive resume, Del joined the DAA team in 2001 and has flourished as a guru on all things cosmetic dermatology. Del works with many of our patients to help them address everything from acne scarring to excess fat. DAA likes to stay on the cutting edge of the latest technological dermatology treatments and Del is always eager and ready to learn about the new systems we introduce. Whether a patient wants to slim down their waistline with CoolSculpting® or UltraShape® fat reduction treatments or turn back the hands of time with facial rejuvenation procedures like Ultherapy® facial skin tightening, Del has logged countless hours perfecting treatment practices to ensure that DAA patients are getting the maximum results from each and every treatment.
When Del isn’t spending time with patients in our office, he enjoys sports, golf and boating in his spare time. We hope you have enjoyed the profiles we have shared so far and will continue to check back to learn about our future spotlight providers! If you’re feeling chatty, don’t hesitate to join the conversation on DAA’s Facebook, Twitter or Google+ pages or feel free to contact us during office hours if you have any questions or concerns.