Adrienne Vargas, PA-C
Adrienne has worked as a certified physician assistant since 2012. Her professional interests include skin cancer/melanoma diagnosis, skin surgery, sun damaged skin, and skin complexion. Adrienne is a friendly, native Floridian. During her undergraduate education, Adrienne worked for several years as a medical assistant in dermatology and has loved dermatology ever since. She graduated with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology from Florida Atlantic University in 2007. She then earned her master’s degree in Medical Science from Methodist University in North Carolina in 2009. Adrienne is licensed by the Florida Board of Medicine and is board certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. She is a member of the American Association of Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, and the Florida Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Adrienne lives with her husband, Dr. Victor Vargas, and their two young children, Lily and Eli. She enjoys the warm Florida weather, traveling, and salsa dancing!
Beth Perry, PA-C
Beth Perry is a nationally certified physician assistant licensed in Florida. She received her degree in physician assistant studies from the University of Texas Medical Branch in 1999. Beth has specialized in the full spectrum of dermatology with extensive training and years of expertise in skin cancer, complexion, lasers, and surgical dermatology. Beth places a high priority on patient education and communication so her patients find her approachable, caring, and knowledgeable.
After years of vacationing here on the Space Coast in 2013, Beth and her family decided to relocate their Texas roots to Satellite Beach. When not caring for patients, Beth enjoys traveling, volunteering, and spending time with her friends and family. She also has fur babies- two cats and one rescue dog!
Beth was selected to join us for her skill and commitment to healthy skin. She is now accepting new patients for skin cancer screening & treatment, complexion concerns, laser, surgery, and other skin procedures. Appointments can be scheduled at 321-241-1160 or online at www.foryourbestself.com.
Alyssa joins our team as a board-certified physician assistant who values education, skill, and safety. She graduated with Cum Laude honors from University of Florida while serving on the Gators cheerleading squad, and next graduated as Valedictorian of her Master of Science in Physician Assistant Studies from South University class. She is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the Florida Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Florida Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Alyssa enjoys living a healthy lifestyle (involving exercise and a lot of sunscreen), traveling, and spending quality time with family and friends. Alyssa is committed to educating & skillfully treating her patients and making a positive impact in the community through her career. She is now accepting new patients for skin cancer screening & treatment, complexion concerns, laser, surgery, and injectable procedures.
Darlene “DeeDee” Carswell, RN
Aesthetic Nurse & Patient Consultant
A local to Brevard, DeeDee has almost 10 years of experience in the field of dermatology and has worked with Dr. Saluja since 2015. She found her love for sun protection & skin health while growing up playing competitive soccer including during her undergraduate years at Florida Institute of Technology. At FIT, she obtained a Bachelor’s Degree in Clinical Psychology. DeeDee completed her degree as a Registered Nurse in 2018. DeeDee has been married to her husband of 5 years, has two daughters, and a dog named Tripp. Her favorite treatments include providing Keravive for scalp health, Selphyl platelet rich fibrin + microneedling for healthy hair, and any treatments leading to facial rejuvenation. Visit DeeDee – you will find her to be warm, caring, proficient, and a true skin expert!
Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Anna excels in non-invasive treatment of skin conditions such as age management, uneven tone texture, and pigment, rosacea, and acne. She developed a passion for the industry through her own struggles with acne as a teen and a young adult training as an EMT in the Army Reserves. As is common among many acne sufferers, she tried various over-the-counter products and prescription medication without much success. Anna eventually met an aesthetician who treated her as a person and not just a patient with acne and she got better! Through this experience, she was inspired to become an aesthetician.
Anna is a graduate of the Advanced Medical Aesthetic’s program at Florida College of Natural Health.
Understanding that education is most important, she was thrilled when she was invited to teach at her Alma Mater in 2008, and accepted the position as a medical aesthetics instructor. Anna has continued to evolve as an educator by attending enriching leadership training as well as training to become an educator for a prestigious international cosmeceutical company. Anna also volunteers her time and knowledge of skincare to raise money for a nonprofit medical group that provides free medical aid to underprivileged people around the world.
She has trained thousands of other professionals and has been called the “holy grail of aestheticians” by her peers -Cristine Bukard.
Personally, Anna is a nature lover with a passion for adventure and healing. Her hobbies include yoga, cooking, nature walks, biking, swimming, painting, and spending time with friends. Anna would love to meet you and treat you so call 321-241-1160 or send us a message through our website!
Licensed Medical Aesthetician
Denise Betancourt is here to serve you and help you achieve your best skin! Denise started her professional journey in Los Angeles, California. She relocated to Florida to be near family and to pursue her passion of aesthetics. Makeup was Denise’s pastime but after becoming a wife and mom to three boys, Denise had to minimize her makeup routine. She realized how important skin health was in achieving a no makeup look. She learned that facial treatments were the key to a low maintenance appearance.
Denise holds a Florida aesthetician license and specializes in Keravive treatments of the scalp and Hydrafacial treatments of the face, chemical peels, customized dermaplane facials, pre & post laser care, and the latest technology in microneedling. Denise takes pride in her continued education on medical skin care lines and hand picks a home regimen that delivers results. Additionally, Denise works alongside Dr. Saluja in injectable clinic as a patient educator. Denise is focused on connecting with her patients and is committed to a long term rejuvenation plan to keep them looking and feeling like their best self. Denise’s gentle spirit and natural care giving instincts can be experienced during her treatments; her goal is to give you results and help you relax. Denise is looking forward to establishing new relationships, appointments can be scheduled at 321-241-1160 or online at www.foryourbestself.com.