Dr. Bayer-Garner is Board Certified in Dermatopathology jointly by the American Boards of Dermatology and Pathology. She grew up in Vancouver Canada where she attended Simon Fraser University obtaining a degree in Kinesiology. She then travelled across the United States and Canada with a musical drama group for a period of two years. She returned to her studies in Calgary Alberta graduating Cum Laude with a degree in Psychology. She attended the University of Calgary Medical School and completed her Pathology Residency at the University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences. She completed her Dermatopathology training in Houston TX at Baylor with biweekly joint melanocytic lesions conferences held at MD Anderson.
Dr. Bayer-Garner has been practicing Dermatopathology in the Annapolis area since 2006. She is a fellow of the American Society of Dermatopathology and the College of American Pathology.
Dr. Bayer-Garner resides in Severna Park with her husband, two lovely daughters and three Boston Bulldog Terriers.