Debra Atkins, MD, MBA
As founder and head instructor, Dr. Debra Atkins is well known in the community for her excellence in cosmetic work. With over 14 years of experience, she has the knowledge and expertise to teach at an advanced level. She is double board-certified with the American Board of Anti-Aging and Regenerative Medicine and the American Board of Laser Surgery. Along with leading the instructors at Physician Aesthetics Academy, she is also the on-site physician at her cosmetic dermatology and plastic surgery practice, Atlanta MediSpa and Surgery Center.
Dr. Atkins received her medical degree from the University of New Mexico School of Medicine and her Masters of Business Administration with a concentration in Medical Services Management from the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and School of Continuing Studies. She is also an Associate of the American Society of Liposuction Surgery (a sub specialty organization of the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery), as well as the International Society of Dermatology, the American Society of Laser Medicine and Surgery, the American Academy of Cosmetic Surgery, the American Academy of Internal Medicine and the American Society of Aerospace Medicine.
Physician Entrepreneur, Dr. Debra Atkins , Owner of Atlanta MediSpa & Surgery Center, who has had numerous accolades by Modern Luxury, Atlantan Magazine, Jezebel Magazine, Atlanta Magazine, Plastic surgery products, Dermatology news, CBS news and other local news stations. Dr. Atkins has also been awarded many honors, including the following.
John Frodel, MD, FACS
Husband of Dr. Atkins and Second-in-Command at Physicians Aesthetics Academy, Dr. John Frodel is world reknown plastic surgeon. Dr. Frodel is double board-certified with the American Board of Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and the American Board of Otolaryngology.
He has helped thousands of lives both directly and indirectly with his wonderful work. Dr. Frodel has been a full-time academic faculty member at the University of Iowa School of Medicine, the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, and the University of New Mexico School of Medicine. He is currently the Director of Facial Plastic Surgery at the Geisinger Healthcare System. Dr. Frodel’s academic experience and active current practice make him an ideal instructor and an astonishingly well rounded medical practitioner.