Mellissa Binney, P.A.-C - Physician Assistant
Mellissa Binney, our physician assistant since 2002, prescribes medication and performs examinations and minor surgery under the supervision of Dr. Ramsdell. She is licensed to practice medicine by the Texas State Medical Licensing Board and is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Mellissa is a cum laude gradate of Butler University in Indianapolis, Indiana and has past medical experience as a P.A. in Family Practice, Internal Medicine, and Dermatology.
Mellissa is committed to excellent patient care and education about skin cancers and their prevention. She enjoys volunteering at local skin cancer screening clinics and other volunteer medical clinics in the U.S. In past years she has prepared a skin cancer prevention video and presentation to elementary and middle schoolers in the Austin area.
Mellissa examines young patients at Rancho el Paraiso clinic in an isolated mountainous area of Honduras. Infant mortality rates have dropped 98% in the Agalta Valley since Atlanta-based Honduras Outreach began these medical missions.
Mellissa volunteered at Clinica Medicina in Riobamba, Ecuador in 2010, treating medical conditions of children and adults and educating mothers about ways to improve the health of their families.