Meet Our Staff
Melissa Troha PA-C
Melissa Troha is a board-certified physician assistant at Miami Dermatology and Laser Institute (MDLI) practicing general and cosmetic dermatology. Born and raised in Miami, FL, Melissa attended Florida State University where she graduated Magna Cum Laude with a bachelor’s degree in exercise science. Shortly after, Melissa worked at MDLI before completing her training at Nova Southeastern University where she earned her master’s degree in medical science.
Melissa is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants (NCCPA) and is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, as well as the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. She is fluent in both English and Spanish.
In addition to her general dermatology clinic, Melissa is the director of CoolSculpting® for MDLI and performs laser hair removal treatments as well as the miraDry® (excessive sweat) treatments. Her interests include general dermatology, cosmetic dermatology, and laser treatments. Melissa is passionate about providing quality medical care with an emphasis on patient education and prevention.
- Board-certified physician assistant
- Baptist Hospital – Regularly consults at Baptist Hospital on wide range of dermatological issues, including some of the most rare cases.
- CoolSculpting® Director
- Specialties: medical and cosmetic dermatology