Dr. Tami Buss Cassis, MD, FAAD
Craig Senior High School 1991, Janesville, WI
University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 1995, Bachelor of Science, Psychology
University of Louisville 2001 School of Medicine, Louisville, KY Medical Doctorate
Internal Medicine 2002, University of Louisville School of Medicine Louisville, KY Residency
Division of Dermatology 2005, University of Louisville School of Medicine Louisville, KY Cosmetic Dermatology Internship
Dr. Marta Rendon 2004, The Dermatology and Aesthetic Center, Boca Raton, FL
Dr. Mary I. Lupo Lupo Center of Aesthetic and General Dermatology 2005, New Orleans, LA
Dr. Ronald Moy 2005 Los Angeles, CA
Cassis Dermatology and Aesthetics Center 2008 9301 Dayflower Street, Suite 100 Prospect, KY 40059
Tamella Buss Cassis, M.D., PLLC, in association 2005 with William M. Parsley, M.D., P.S.C., d/b/a Advanced Dermatology and Dermaesthetics of Louisville 310 East Broadway Suite 100 Louisville, KY 40202
Assistant Clinical Professor University of Louisville, 2005-present Department of Dermatology
Volunteer Faculty, Department of Dermatology, 2005- present Veterans Administration Hospital 2005-Current
Cassis TB, Fearneyhough PK, Callen JP. Subcutaneous panniculitis-like T-cell lymphoma with vacuolar interface dermatitis resembling lupus erythematosus panniculitis. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2004 Mar,50(3):465-9.
Cassis TB, Jackson JM, Sonnier GB, Callen JP. Nephrogenic fibrosing dermopathy in a patient with acute renal failure never requiring dialysis.
Cassis TB, Callen JP. Buproprion induced subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus. Australasian J of Dermatology. 2005 46(4):266-269.
Buss TJ. Li R. Peiper SC. El-Mallakh RS. Lymphoblastoid transmembrane potential in bipolar patients, their siblings, and unrelated healthy comparison subjects. Psychiatry Research. 59(3): 197-201, 1996 Jan 31.
Grider G. El-Mallakh RS. Huff MO. BussTJ. Miller J. Valdes R Jr. Endogenous digoxin-like immunoreactive factor (DLIF) serum concentrations are decreased in manic bipolar patients compared to normal controls. Journal of Affective Disorders. 54(3): 261-7, 1999.
Cloning, expression and purification of a link protein tandem repeat, American Chemical Society 1993
Highlights from the University of Louisville’s Clinicopathologic Conference, July 2003
Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy in a Patient with Acute Renal Failure, February 2004
Buproprion Induced Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus, July 2004
Atypical Mycobacertial Infection Following a Pedicure, February 2005
Update on Melanoma, September 2007
Ironing out the Wrinkles: Straight Talk about Skin Care, September 2005
Aging effect on the skin, September 2005 Atypical Mycobacertial Infection Following a Pedicure, January 2005
Pemphigus Vulgaris in a Patient with Tertiary Syphilis, February 2003
Nephrogenic Fibrosing Dermopathy in a Patient with Acute Renal Failure Never Requiring Dialysis, February 2003
America’s Top Dermatologist 2010
Top Doc Louisville Magazine 2009
40 Under 40 Business First 2006
Chief Resident in Dermatology 2005
Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society 2001
Order of Omega National Honor Society 1995
Psi Chi Psychology National Honor Society 1995
Golden Key Honor Society 1994
Wilds Foundation Research Fellowship 1994
Hilldale Foundation Fellowship 1994
Deans List, University of Wisconsin 1991-95
Women’s Dermatologic Society 2011 (Membership Committee)
Women’s Dermatologic Society 2009 (Business Interest Group Task Force)
Women’s Dermatologic Society 2009 (Young Physicians Task Force) Kentucky Medical State Licensure Board 2008
Women’s Dermatologic Society 2008 (Editorial Board)
American Society of Cosmetic Dermatology 2008 And Aesthetic Surgery
Women’s Dermatologic Society 2007 (Board of Director’s)
Kentucky Medical Association 2007 (Cancer Committee)
Kentucky Medical Association 2007 (Legislative Committee)
American Society of Dermatologic Surgery 2006 (Education Work Group)
Medical Dermatologic Society 2005
American Society of Laser Medicine 2005
Poster Task Force Commity (AAD) 2003
American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) 2002
American Medical Association 2001
Kentucky Medical Association 2001
Wisconsin Alumni Society 1995
Gamma Phi Beta Alumni Association 1995
American Chemical Society 1992
Dr. Andrea S. Burch, MD, FAAD
Dr. Burch completed her undergraduate studies at the University of Hawaii, Manoa (BA Biology, with distinction, 1995), and is a graduate of the University of Louisville School of Medicine (2001) Summa Cum Laude. She completed a Dermatology residency and Dermatopathology fellowship at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minnesota (2001-2006). She is board certified in Dermatology by the American Board of Dermatology and in Dermatopathology by the American Board of Dermatology and the American Board of Pathology.
Dr. Burch has practiced dermatopathology with Dermatopathology Consultants since her return to the Louisville area in 2006. She is actively involved in the local dermatology community and is former president of the Kentucky Dermatologic Association. She is a member of the volunteer clinical faculty in the division of Dermatology at the University of Louisville and participates in Dermatopathology resident education. Dr. Burch supervises the resident dermatology clinic at the Robley Rex Veterans Administration Medical Center and previously served in the same capacity at the Park DuValle Medical center.
Heather Janes, Certified Physician Assistant
Heather is a native of Glendale, Kentucky. She received her undergraduate degree in Chemistry from the University of Louisville, and while attending she worked as a Certified Ophthalmic Medical Assistant at Taustine Eye Center in Louisville, KY. She attended the Physician Assistant Program at South University in Savannah, Georgia, and received a Master’s of Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies. While at South University, she served as Student Ambassador for her class. She’s certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, and is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants. During her free time, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Jonathan, and family, playing the piano, walking her dog, Hershey, and attending University of Louisville sports events.
Katie Booker, Certified Physician Assistant
Katie is a Louisville native. She received her undergraduate degree from Wake Forest University in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. While at Wake Forest she worked as an EMT for three years. She attended the Physician Assistant Program at the University of Kentucky and served as class president while there. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Katie is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants, Kentucky Academy of Physician Assistants, and the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants. During her free time she enjoys spending time with her husband, reading, riding horses and walking her dog, Juniper.
Sydney Newton, APRN
Sydney is a Louisville native. She received her Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Louisville in 1993 and has worked as a RN for the past 22 years with 10 years experience in dermatology. She attended Northern Kentucky University Nurse Practitioner Program from 2012 to 2015 graduating with her Master of Science in Nursing. Sydney is a member of the American Nurses Association and the Kentucky Coalition for Nurse Practitioners. She is married to her husband of 22 years and is the mother of 4 teenage children. During her free time she enjoys running, spending time with her family, and attending her children’s sporting activities as well as supporting the University of Louisville Cardinals.
Heather Mucci, APRN
Heather is a lifelong Louisvillian who loves caring for people from all over. She entered the medical field as a nursing assistant in 1996, then received bachelor’s (cum laude) and master’s (with Dean’s Award for Highest Scholarship) degrees from the University of Louisville in 1998 and 2004. She has worked as a nurse practitioner in dermatology since 2004 and is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, Kentucky Coalition of Nurse Practitioners and Nurse Midwives, and the Dermatology Nurses Association. She and her husband of fifteen years have four children.
Chief Operating Officer
Laura Stothard, COO, RN
Laura is a native of Newcastle, England and attended Hanover College. She later graduated with a Bachelor’s Degree in German. She then decided to pursue her lifelong dream of becoming a nurse and completed the Associates Degree program at Galen College of Nursing. Laura spends her free time with her husband, her son Crew, and two dogs, Lucy and Reggie. She also loves shopping and traveling.
Ann Allison, BSN, RN
Susan Holland, LPN
Cindy Martin, BSN, RN
Kristie Newsom, RN
Kelly Rooney, RN
Minda Sermersheim, BSN, RN
Renee Welch, BSN, RN
Allyson Simpson, LE
Allyson has nine years of experience in the skin care field. She started working at Absolute Skin Care & Spa in 2006. She managed Absolute Skin until 2009 & started running the spa area at Hot Locks Salon & Spa. Her background experience includes facials, chemical peels, microdermabrasion, dermal plaining, full body waxing, airbrush tanning, airbrush makeup and lash tinting. Starting this summer, Allyson will attend Jefferson Community College to pursue a Nursing degree to further her education in the skin care medical field.
Kelly Friel, LE
Kelly is a graduate of University of Dayton and BCTC School of Aesthetics. She has worked at Cassis Dermatology for three years, and began her Esthetician work in 2015. She is the mother of three great boys. During her free time she enjoys spending time with her family and friends, traveling and walking her dog Mick.