Dr. Ivy DeRosa, recently established her dermatology practice in Newtown, PA after completing her specialty training at the Beaumont Health Dermatology residency program in Michigan, where she proudly served as Chief Resident.
Dr. DeRosa was born and raised on the South Shore of Long Island, New York and graduated in the top 10% of her class at Hofstra University with a B.A. in Biology. She then attended and graduated with honors from the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine where she discovered her passion for dermatology.
While in residency Dr. DeRosa gained extensive experience with Mohs and cutaneous surgery, skin cancer detection, dermatopathology, laser therapy for vascular and pigmented lesions, laser skin resurfacing, photo-aging, cosmetic fillers, skin biopsy and excisions, full-spectrum treatment for acne, psoriasis, eczema, disorders of the hair and nails, and pediatric skin conditions.
She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, American Medical Association, American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and is on the clinical faculty for Michigan State University. She has lectured and presented her research on Follicular Mucinosis and Cutaneous Blastomycosis and is published in the medical journal Cutis for Autoimmune Progesterone Dermatitis with various articles and case studies on the history, diagnosis and treatment of non-melanoma skin cancers.
Dr. DeRosa believes in educating her patients to ensure they feel knowledgeable and confident in the treatment plan they build together. Her outgoing personality and caring nature have quickly built a loyal patient following that she will bring to her new dermatology practice.