Andy Porter, PA-C

About Andy

Andy Porter is an NCCPA Certified Physician Assistant at Apex Dermatology.  He is originally from Illinois, where he graduated from Elmhurst College with his Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, earning a certificate of excellence from the department.  He moved to Ohio to attend Baldwin Wallace University for PA school and graduated in 2016.

Andy began his career practicing emergency medicine, spending the first three years of his career working at UH Parma ED where he served as lead PA.  He also spent several years working at Cleveland Clinic Marymount Emergency Department.

Andy is capable of evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of both acute and chronic skin conditions for patients of all ages.  He completed training with Apex Dermatology and is fellowship certified by the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.

In his personal life, he likes to spend time with his family and get outside to northeast Ohio’s many mountain biking trails!


  • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Elmhurst College
  • Master of Medical Science in Physician Assistant Studies from Baldwin Wallace University

National Organizations::

    • NCCPA
    • Society of Dermatologic Physician Assistants
    • Ohio Society of Dermatologic Physician Assistants, acting secretary