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Cosmetic Dermatologist in Sarasota

Meet Dr. Kate Ross

Dr. Kate Ross is a graduate of the Florida State College of Medicine. She completed her internship in internal medicine and a dermatology residency at the University of South Florida. Dr. Ross has presented and published extensively on topics relating to cosmetic dermatology.


  • Dermatology Residency
    University of South Florida
  • Internship, Internal Medicine
    University of South Florida
  • Florida State College of Medicine
    Doctor of Medicine
  • University of Florida
    B.S., Exercise Physiology
    Graduated with honors
  • Tampa, FL
    June 2011-June 2014
  • Tampa, FL
    July 2010-June 2011
  • Tallahassee, FL
    May 2010
  • Gainesville, FL
    May 2006

Professional Qualifications and Related Work Experiences

  • Head of Cosmetic Resident Education
  • Attended SCRIPPS conference in San Diego
  • BLS for healthcare providers (CPR and AED)
  • ACLS certified
  • June 2013-June 2014
  • July 2012
  • Valid until January 2015
  • Valid to January 2015

Organizational Role:

  • ASDS Resident Liaison
  • Office of Student Representatives: Primary Representative
  • Sports Medicine Interest Group:
  • Co-president and Founder of American Pre-Medical
  • Women’s Association University of Florida
  • July 2012-June 2014
  • May 2009-June 2010
  • President
  • April 2007-April 2008
  • March 2005-May 2006


Ross K., Fenske F. Cutaneous Leukocytoclastic Vasculitis and Erythema Induratum Secondary to Latent Tuberculosis. Clinicopathologic correlation conference. FSDDS, Palm Beach, FL, May 2013.

Ross. K, Lien, M. An Asymptomatic case of cutaneous polyarteritis Nodosa. Clinicopathologic Correlation conference. FSDDS, Orlando, FL, May 2012.

Ross K. Radiation Dermatitis. Presented at Gallops Conference, University of Pennsylvania, Dermatology Department, July 2009.

Ross K. Primary Systemic Amyloidosis. Presented to Dermatology Program at Duhring Conference, University of Pennsylvania, July 2009


Ross, K. Cherpelis, B, Lien, M, Fenske, N. Spotlighting the role of photodynamic therapy in cutaneous malignancy; An update and expansion. Accepted to Dermatologic Surgery 2013.

Ross. K, Lien, M., Contreras, J. A case of asymptomatic cutaneous polyarteritis nodosa: Review of treatment options and therapeutic guidelines. Accepted to Cutis 2013.

Casper, David; Ross, Kate; Messina, Jane; Sondak,Vernon; Bodden, Cheryl; McCardle, Tim, Glass, L.Frank. Use of Anti-Phosphohistone H3 Immunohistochemistry to Determine Mitotic Rate in Thin Melanomas. Am J Dermatopathol. 2010 Oct;  32(7): 650-4

Tadicherla, Sujatha; Ross, Kate, Shenefelt, Philip MD. Topical Corticosteroids. Journal Of Drugs in Dermatology, 2009 Dec; 8(12):  1093-105

O’Donoghue, James Morgan; Ross, Kate. Novel Use of a Pressure Bandage for Assistance During Surgery, Cosmetic Dermatology. 2009;  April, 22(4):  181.

O’Donoghue, James Morgan M.D.; Ross, Kate. Extensive EM with an Unusual Delineated Presentation: A case report, Cosmetic Dermatology 2011;  24:  208-210.

Ross, K., Fahey, M. M.D. Bilateral Femoral Supracondylar Stress Fractures in a Cross Country Runner, Orthopedics. 2008;  31(803).


  • Alpha Omega Alpha
  • 2009-present

Schedule a Consultation with Dr. Ross

To schedule an informational consultation with Dr. Ross, please call (941) 954-4500.