Kate Ross, MD
Dr. Kate Ross has trained at Moffitt Cancer Center and has experience in complex medical dermatology, MOHS surgery, and cosmetic dermatology.
  • Dermatology Residency at University of South Florida
  • Internship in Internal Medicine at University of South Florida
  • Medical School, Medical Doctorate, Florida State College of Medicine
  • Undergraduate BS Exercise Physiology at University of Florida
Alex Anne Brown, MPAS, PA-C
Alex Anne is a board-certified Physician Assistant specializing in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.
She received her Bachelors of Science in Biology at the University of Florida where she then completed her Masters of Physician Assistant Studies from UF's nationally-ranked Physician Assistant program. Upon graduation, she was inducted into the prestigious Pi Alpha National Honor Society. Due to her academic and clinical excellence, Alex Anne still represents UF College of Medicine as a private tutor for medical and PA students. Since becoming a PA, Alex Anne has worked exclusively in dermatology.
To further her training, Alex Anne is completing the 2-year Diplomatic Fellowship Program through the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA). In addition, she is an active member of SDPA, American Academy of Physician Assistants (AAPA), and the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants (FAPA).
In her spare time, Alex Anne and her husband love to travel. Together they have climbed Mount Kilimanjaro in Tanzania, swam with great white sharks in South Africa, trekked alongside Orangutans in Borneo, and hiked with Komodo dragons in Indonesia.
Alex Anne is currently accepting new patients.
Cassandra Cavanaugh ARNP, DNP
Cassandra is a dermatology nurse practitioner with over 13 years of experience. She is a board certified Family Nurse Practitioner and treats all age groups.
Cassandra graduated with honors from the University of Massachusetts with her BSN, MSN, and Doctor of Nursing. She is a member of the nursing honor society, Sigma Theta Tau.
Previously, Cassandra served as adjunct clinical faculty at MCPHS, teaching in the Family Nurse Practitioner track. She is a reviewer for the Journal of Dermatology Nurses Association and a member of the Dermatology Nurses Association.
When not in the office she enjoys spending time outdoors, traveling, or one of her many hobbies.   
Cassandra is currently accepting new patients at our Bradenton location.
L to R: Ashley Carter, MA; Kristin Dipippo, MA; Michaela Hoestetler, LPN; Teresa Tuten, MA
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