Dawn Paletta, PA-C

Physician Assistant (PA)


General Dermatology,
Pediatric Dermatology

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First Georgia Physician Group
101 Yorktown Dr
Suite 208
Fayetteville, Georgia 30214
For an appointment, call (770) 460-4283

Medical Expertise of Dawn Paletta, PA-C

General adult dermatology, including the diagnosis and management of acne, atopic dermatitis, psoraisis, rosacea and skin cancer.

About Dawn Paletta, PA-C

Dawn Paletta, PA-C is a certified Physician Assisting specializing in dermatology and providing care to patients in the Fayetteville area.

Dawn received Bachelor of Science in Therapeutic Recreation from the University of Florida and served 3 years as a Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist at inpatient psychiatric hospitals treating adolescent, adult, geriatric, and drug addicted patients. Upon moving to Georgia, Dawn pursued additional training at the Emory University Physician Assistant program, where she graduated in 2004 with high honors. She is Board Certified in Integrative Medicine. Professional Dermatology Affiliations

  • American Association of Physician Assistants, Fellow 
  • Georgia Association of Physician Assistants
  • Georgia Dermatology Physician Assistants
  • Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, Diplomat

Dawn Paletta has authored several articles, including:

  • Benefits of Halotherapy, Gluten Free Living in Fayette-Coweta 2014
  • Get Your Skin Checked for Dysplastic Nevi, Southern Crescent Medical Guide 2013
  • Understanding Parent’s Vaccine Concerns, 2004

Conditions Treated

Aging Skin & Wrinkles
Allergic Contact Dermatitis
Atopic Dermatitis
Hair Loss (Balding)
Seborrheic Keratosis
Skin Cancer
Actinic Keratoses (AKs)
Fungal Nail Infection (Onychomycosis)

Procedures & Services

Biologic Medications for Psoriasis
Biologic Medications for Psoriatic Arthritis
Latisse® (bimatropost ophthalmic solution)

Patient Education Resources

Does it cost more to get a tattoo or to have it removed?
The cost of getting a tattoo and the cost of having it removed can vary depending on several factors such as the size, location, and complexity of the tattoo, as well as the experience and reputation ...
How can a dermatologist make me appear more youthful?
A dermatologist can make you appear more youthful by using a variety of treatments, such as:Topical creams and serums that contain ingredients like retinoids and hyaluronic acid to improve skin textur...
What are some treatments to get rid of warts?
The best treatment for warts will depend on the type and location of the wart, as well as the patient's overall health and preferences. Some common treatment options for warts include:Salicylic ac...
What is facial rejuvenation?
Facial rejuvenation refers to a variety of cosmetic treatments that are designed to improve the appearance of the face and make it look more youthful. These treatments can include a combination of non...
What is the treatment for severe atopic dermatitis?
The treatment for severe atopic dermatitis will depend on the individual case, but it may include a combination of the following:Topical corticosteroids: Topical corticosteroids can be used to reduce ...

Professional Affiliations

First Georgia Physician Group

First Georgia Physician Group is the group practice of Drs. Frank Cole, Joseph DeVeau, Charlotte Grayson, Michael Obenshain, Ferrol Sams III, James Sams, Anthony Slagel, and Harry Snapperman.

First Georgia Physician Group’s mission is to provide proactive care that is effective, meaningful, and tailored to each individual. We believe staying healthy is a team sport, not a solo competition. When you decide to be a patient of First Georgia Physician Group, you make a commitment to yourself and your healthcare team to make conscious choices that impact your daily life. The First Georgia Physician Group network was created with the philosophy that good doctors don’t just step in when you’re sick, they keep you from getting sick in the first place.

Our team of internists, dermatologists, and family medicine physicians have interests ranging from sports medicine to disease management. We offer same-day appointments for acute/urgent care, gynecology exams, comprehensive annual physicals, preventive and wellness care, chronic disease management, travel medicine and vaccinations, nutrition and fitness assessments, care of minor lacerations, custom wellness plans, vaccines/immunizations, laboratory services, cardiac evaluations (including EKGs), acne treatment, chemical peels, laser treatments, and microdermabrasion.

First Georgia Physician Group is a PatientCentered Medical Home (PCMH) that coordinates your care. We put the focus of your health care on you, where it belongs. Our practice assists new patients in securing their personal health records from their former provider. Medical record transfer request forms are available at all sites and on the practice website. In person assistance for completion of the transfer is also available.