Traci Strand is a board-certified Physician Assistant who graduated with a Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Saint Francis University through the Chicago Cook County Hospital Physician Assistant Program. She has worked in dermatology since 2015. She began her career in surgical dermatology, and then gained extensive training and experience in general and aesthetic dermatology. Traci treats a variety of dermatological conditions, including acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis and skin cancers. She also has extensive training and experience obtained from elite aesthetic trainers in Botox, facial fillers, lasers, and skin care products.
Traci remains devoted to making patients feel heard and comfortable with their office visit. She understands the importance of acknowledging patients as a whole, and not just their diagnosis. She is also compassionate about teaching patients about their skin condition and explaining a realistic treatment plan.
Traci is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, Illinois Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and Illinois Academy of Physician Assistants.