Sarah Balkcom joins Avail Dermatology as a certified physician assistant. She graduated cum laude from the University of Georgia, earning her Bachelor of Science in Family and Consumer Sciences degree before entering Augusta University, where she earned her Masters of Physician Assistant degree. Sarah is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and the Georgia Dermatology Physician Assistants. Along with having a wide breadth of related clinical experience, she is also enrolled in the Diplomate Fellowship program with the SDPA, a leading program representing the standard in dermatology PA education.
With work experience at Northside Hospital, North Atlanta Primary Care, and Atlanta Center for Dermatologic Diseases, Sarah also worked as a medical assistant at Avail Dermatology from July 2015 – January 2016. In January 2020, she’s returned to serve the patients of Avail Dermatology as a physician assistant.
Outside of work, Sarah loves running, traveling, and spending time up in the mountains exploring hiking trails and enjoying time on the lake.