As a board certified Physician Assistant (PA), Lucrisha comes to the Dermatology Center with over seven years of experience as a Physician Assistant, with a background in plastic surgery and six years of experience in Dermatology. She has treated medical patients of all ages with chronic and acute skin conditions and has experience with laser and cosmetic procedures. Lucrisha is licensed by the Virginia Board of Medicine. She is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. Ms. Banford is originally from Iowa and received her training from Des Moines University. She maintains national certification as a physician assistant, which involves periodic national testing.