Amanda Rickords graduated from Austin College in 1997. She worked as a respiratory therapist before graduating from UT Southwestern Physician Assistant program in 2002. While studying at UTSW, Ms. Rickords was awarded the Schermerhorn Scholarship, the highest award for allied health students. She also was a finalist in the Martin Luther King, Jr., Community Service Scholarship and was inducted into the Alpha Eta Honor Society.
Ms. Rickords completed her Masters from the University of Nebraska in 2009. Prior to working in dermatology, Ms. Rickords worked primarily in emergency medicine in addition to urgent care and wound care. In addition to her membership with the American Academy of Physician Assistants, she has also completed the rigorous training to earn the Diplomate status with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the most esteemed honor among dermatology physician assistants.
On a personal note, Ms. Rickords completed the Ford Ironman Triathlon in 2011. She lives in Coppell with her husband and three children and is eager to provide dermatologic, surgical, and cosmetic services to the community! Mrs. Rickords, MPAS, PA-C, has joined our dermatology team and is welcoming new patients at our Grapevine and Keller locations.
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“The office was clean and easy to find with plenty of parking. The staff was friendly and professional. My appointment started on time which was nice since it was the middle of the day & I had to go back to work. Amanda Rickords was knowledgeable, thorough, & took care of my concerns the day of.” – Bridget P.
“Great experience! Amanda is fabulous and made me and my daughter feel very comfortable and made us feel like she truly cared about her treatment. Plus….my daughter already has a clearer complexion! Thanks so much!!” – Wendi C.
“I have been going to Dermatology Associates in Keller for years now and have never had a long wait, a missed or rescheduled appointment! The office staff is friendly and helpful. The medical staff is Outstanding! They are professional and knowledgeable and most of all; friendly and personal. I must say that Amanda is a great asset to Dr. Harla’s staff and brings with her a unique, diverse, vast experience along with a tremendous bedside manner to this practice! I encourage you to make an appointment and see the difference!” – Mark W.
*Results may vary by individual