Kristin Rygg, PA-C graduated with honors from the University of Florida College of Medicine where she earned her Master of Physician Assistant Studies. She earned a Bachelor’s Degree in Biology and Physiology from the University of Minnesota where she was co-captain of the University of Minnesota’s swimming and diving team. She has been a physician assistant since 2008. Rygg joins Michelle Chevalier, MD, Tiffany Tello, MD, Alexandra Theriault, MD, and Leslie Mazur, PA-C.
“We are excited to welcome such an experienced and energetic teammate to US Dermatology Partners Colorado,” said Dr. Alexandra Theriault.
Prior to her work in dermatology, Kristin practiced hospital medicine for seven years. After developing her own skin condition, Kristin realized she was in the wrong specialty. She loves all aspects of dermatology and helping patients feel confident in their skin.
Kristin is a Trustee at Large on the Dermatology Physician Assistant Foundation (DPAF) board and is also a membership chair for the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA). She was voted Committee Member of the Year for 2019-2020. Before moving to Colorado, she served as a Director at Large and co-chair of the Membership Committee for the Florida Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (FSDPA), one of the largest state PA specialty boards in the nation.
Kristin lives a healthy and active lifestyle. Growing up in Northwest Montana, she appreciates the Colorado landscape and enjoys the outdoors. She’s compassionate, energetic, and treats her patients like family at our Littleton office.
U.S. Dermatology Partners Littleton, formerly Apex Dermatology Group Littleton, has served the City of Littleton, Colorado for more than 15 years. At our Littleton dermatology practice, we boast years of experience, medical knowledge, and more. Our dermatologists believe our comfortable and nurturing environment helps aid all of the medical and cosmetic needs of our patients. As active members in the greater Littleton, Colorado area, our Littleton dermatologists are committed to serving and strengthening our surrounding communities. Our community and charitable involvement are based on our mission and core values of delivering quality care.
Our physicians make it a priority to provide quality healthcare and educational support to those without regular access. U.S. Dermatology Littleton, formerly Apex Dermatology Group Littleton, joins other dermatologists to offer skin-cancer screenings at local health fairs and more, including the 9News Health Fair. We consistently work with the Doctors Care initiative to aid the medically deprived population and contribute to many non-profit organizations.
As one of the largest physician-owned dermatology practices in the country, U.S. Dermatology Partners patients not only have access to general medical, surgical, and cosmetic skin treatment through its coordinated care network, but also benefit from the practice’s strong dermatology subspecialty thought leaders and medical advisory board. To be the best partners to its patients, U.S. Dermatology Partners is fervently focused on providing the highest level of patient-first care, and its team, therefore, includes recognized national leaders in areas such as clinical research, psoriasis, and Mohs Surgery. To learn more, visit usdermatologypartners.com.
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