Patrizia is a board-certified nurse practitioner and a native of the Gulf Coast. She has always been passionate about taking care of people and believes that becoming a nurse was her calling. She attended college at the University of West Florida, graduating magna cum laude in 2007 with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. In 2014 she graduated from the University of South Alabama with honors where she received her Master of Science in Nursing specializing in adult and geriatric studies. She is a member of the Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing, the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, and the Dermatology Nurses’ Association.
Patrizia’s interest in dermatology began when she was diagnosed with skin cancer that was treated with Mohs surgery by Dr. Henghold. Since joining Henghold Dermatology in 2016, she has been extensively trained in the diagnosis and treatment of skin cancer, as well as general and cosmetic dermatology.
Patrizia and her husband live in Milton, FL with their two children. She loves to participate in outdoor activities, such as running and biking and has participated in many local runs, including the Pensacola Marathon and The Black Water Trail 50K.
Started Practicing Dermatology
Started with Forefront Dermatology
American Academy of Nurse Practitioners
Dermatology Nurses’ Association
Sigma Theta Tau Honor Society of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing – University of West Florida
Master of Science in Nursing – University of South Alabama