LAURA M. TAMBURIN, M.D. Dermatology & Skin Health of Dothancertified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology

Laura M. Tamburin, M.D.

Dr. Tamburin is originally from Williamsburg, Virginia. She received her undergraduate degree from Tulane University in New Orleans and graduated summa cum laude with a major in biology and a minor in French. She was also a member of the Tulane women’s tennis team for four years. Dr. Tamburin attended medical school at the University of Alabama at Birmingham where she was a member of the Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. She remained at UAB for an internship in internal medicine followed by a residency in dermatology. Her residency training included extensive study of medical and surgical dermatology. She also received formal training in many cosmetic procedures including the injection of Botox® and the use of fillers. Dr. Tamburin is certified by the American Board of Dermatology and is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology. She is also a member of the Dermatology Foundation Leaders Society which funds research in dermatology. She has practiced dermatology in Dothan since 2002. Her practice focus includes all health issues of the skin. She is married to Jeff, a pediatrician, and has three children. She enjoys family, reading, running, biking, and travel.

TONIA L. RUDDOCK, M.D. Dermatology & Skin Health of Dothan certified by the American Board of Dermatology

Tonia L. Ruddock, M.D.

Dr. Ruddock was born and raised in Indiana. She graduated from Indiana university with a Bachelor of Science degree in Biology. She attended medical school at the Indiana University School of Medicine where she was a member of Alpha Omega Alpha Honor Society. Dr. Ruddock completed her internship in internal medicine and her dermatology residency at the Cleveland Clinic Foundation in Cleveland, Ohio. She is certified by the American Board of Dermatology. Dr. Ruddock is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and a member of the Medical Association of the State of Alabama. She is also a member of the Alabama Dermatology Society. Dr. Ruddock is experienced in the treatment of skin cancer, acne, moles, warts, eczema, psoriasis, rashes, and other conditions that affect the skin. In addition to medical and surgical dermatology, she also specializes in cosmetic improvement of the skin. Some of the procedures offered by Dr. Ruddock include Botox® and skincare consultations. Dr. Ruddock has practiced dermatology in Dothan since 2004. She enjoys family, reading, exercise, and outdoor activities. She is married with two children.

NORMA MCKNIGHT, DCNP at Dermatology & Skin Health of Dothan. certified Family Nurse Practitioner certified in Dermatology

Norma McKnight, DCNP

Norma is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner certified in Dermatology. She is in collaborative practice with Dr. Tonia Ruddock. She completed her registered nurse degree at Wallace College, Dothan, AL, with honors, and a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from the University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, Magna Cum Laude. A Master of Science in the Family Nurse Practitioner program was completed at the University of South Alabama, Mobile. She is certified by the Dermatology Nurse Practitioner Certification Board and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners. She is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology. Her focus of practice includes the treatment of skin diseases and patient education. She is married with children and grandchildren. She enjoys family and homemaking, faith activities, exercise, and outdoor activities.

Dana Culpepper is a Certified Physician Assistant at Dermatology & Skin Health of Dothan

Dana Culpepper, PA-C

Dana Culpepper is a Certified Physician Assistant who has been practicing in dermatology since 2010. She is in collaborative practice with Dr. Laura Tamburin. She received her undergraduate degree from the University of South Alabama in Mobile and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a major in Biomedical Sciences. Dana completed her Master of Health Sciences at the University of South Alabama in Mobile where she was a member of the Alpha Eta Honor Society. She is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. Her focus of practice is medical dermatology and patient education. Dana is married with two children. She enjoys family, reading, sewing, exercise, and baking.