Patrice Simon is one of our certified physician assistants and works diligently to provide outstanding care to our local patients. After graduating high school, Patrice attended the University of Texas Southwestern Health Science School, where she attained her Bachelor of Science in medical technology in 2003. After graduating, she began working as a certified medical technologist for the Veteran Affairs Hospital of Dallas. From there, she advanced her education and attended Duke University. Patrice worked at several noteworthy dermatological practices in Dallas before finding a home at Legacy Dermatology.
She is also active in the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Texas Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Patrice is a life-long learner, earning her diplomate by the SDPA (Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants) and continually reads and learns about new treatments and therapies to share with the patients of Legacy Dermatology.
Patrice was born in Palo Alto, CA and was raised by a strong single mother in a diverse community that helped her to develop a strong sense of self and desire to help others. Her personal interests include reading, doing crafts, spending time with her husband, John, and hanging out with her favorite (only) fur baby, Sydney.