Paola Bonaccorsi, MD, PhD joined May River Dermatology in our new location in Johns Creek, Georgia.
Paola Bonaccorsi is a native Italian and went to medical school at the University of Rome in Italy where she also completed a first dermatology residency. She came to Emory in 1996 to do research on melanoma immunotherapy and ultimately completed her PhD in Tumor Immunology at the University of Rome. Dr. Bonaccorsi enjoyed research greatly, but her passion is taking care of patients with a wide variety of challenging dermatologic conditions. She therefore completed a second internship and a dermatology residency at Emory University in Atlanta, Georgia, where she trained with experts in the fields of dermatology including immunobullous diseases, skin lymphomas, and skin cancers. Most recently, Dr. Bonaccorsi has worked in the Department of Dermatology at Emory University where she took care of patients with challenging skin diseases as well as teaching residents and medical students. Dr. Bonaccorsi is the author of many peer reviewed articles and has lectured to medical students, residents, and at national meetings on both general dermatology and tumor immunology. Dr. Bonaccorsi is Board Certified by both the American Board of Dermatology and the Italian Board of Dermatology. She is a member of several professional associations including the AAD, AMDS, AADDSM and the GSDDS.
Dr. Bonaccorsi is passionate about her profession and enjoys both medical and procedural dermatology. She strives every day to provide the best dermatology care in a compassionate, professional, and personal manner.
Dr. Bonaccorsi enjoys traveling, cooking, and reading, but most of all spending time with her family. She volunteers at her daughter’s school and her church, and supports several local charities.
Dr. Sarradet joined the practice of May River Dermatology in 2014. Prior to joining the practice, Dr. Sarradet served as the head of Mohs Surgery at Emory Healthcare in Atlanta, one of the nation’s top academic medical centers. He is Board Certified in Dermatology and Mohs Micrographic Surgery, the gold standard in skin cancer surgery.
His education includes medical school at Texas Tech University Health Science Center, and an internship in General Surgery at the Medical College of Georgia in Augusta, Georgia. Residency was completed at Emory University School of Medicine in Atlanta, Georgia, and after that he completed a Fellowship in Mohs Surgery with Dr. David Goldberg in New York and New Jersey. Dr. Sarradet is a member of many professional organizations, including the American Board of Dermatology and the American College of Mohs Surgeons.
In his position at Emory, Dr. Sarradet trained new Dermatologists and Mohs surgeons. He will be performing Mohs surgery in our new Bluffton office bringing over 14 years of experience to the practice.
Bernie Traywick is the CEO for May River Dermatology, LLC. In this role Mr. Traywick oversees all financial and operational aspects of the practice.
Prior to this current role, Mr. Traywick served as Business Manager and Management Engineer for Perioperative Services at Emory Healthcare. He earned his Masters in Business Administration from Emory University and his Bachelor in Science in Electrical Engineering from Georgia Tech.