Ryan Ramagosa, MD
Dr. Ramagosa was born and raised in South Florida. He graduated with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry from Georgetown University in Washington, DC. While at Georgetown he became a member of the Georgetown Chimes, Georgetown’s oldest A Cappella singing society. With the Chimes, Dr. Ramagosa toured the United States, Europe, and the Caribbean. He performed for dignitaries such as President George H.W. Bush, President Bill Clinton, Afghan President Hamid Karzai, and even appeared on The Tonight Show in 2001.
Dr. Ramagosa was diagnosed with early stage melanoma just after graduating from college, and this spurred a passion that would drive his career choice. He received his Doctor of Medicine degree from Georgetown University School of Medicine, graduating Magna Cum Laude. He was elected to the Alpha Omega Alpha honor society during his third year, the highest academic honor in medical school.
After completing an internship in Internal Medicine at Georgetown University Hospital, Dr. Ramagosa completed his Dermatology residency at the University of Colorado in Denver. His particular areas of interest include melanoma and cosmetic dermatology.
Scott Freeman, MD
Dr. Freeman grew up here in Mobile, AL, and graduated with honors from The University of Alabama in Tuscaloosa, AL in 1998. Dr. Freeman attended The University of South Alabama College of Medicine in Mobile, AL and graduated with honors in 2004. He was inducted into the prestigious Alpha Omega Alpha honor society, which is the highest academic honor in medical school.
Dr. Freeman completed a two-year NIH immunodermatology research fellowship and his dermatology residency at the University of Colorado in Denver.
Dr. Freeman has trained under the direction of Drs. John Zitelli and David Brodland in a Mohs Surgery, Cutaneous Oncology, and Facial Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery fellowship. The training is officially approved by the American College of Mohs Surgery and the AMA’s Accreditation Council of Graduate Medical Education.
Dr. Freeman has authored numerous articles and book chapters on a variety of topics including botulinum toxins, acne therapeutics, melanoma, tanning advertisement to minors, dermatology resident training satisfaction, ACGME accreditation of dermatology fellowships and human research review committee requirements in medical journals. He has been a speaker at both national and international meetings.
Dr. Freeman is a member of the Society for Investigative Dermatology, the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery and the Dermatology Foundation.
Elizabeth Simpson, PA-C
Elizabeth Simpson was born and raised in Mobile, Alabama. She graduated from the University of South Alabama with a bachelor’s degree in biomedical sciences. She then obtained a master’s degree in health science from the physician assistant program at the University of South Alabama. Before joining Sunrise Dermatology, she spent five years working in cardiology. In her free time, Elizabeth enjoys spending time with her husband and two little girls.