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Joy B. Chastain, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Address: 1500 Oglethorpe Avenue, Suite 3000, Athens, GA 30606
Phone: 706-543-1335 • Fax: 706-543-1395

Joy B. Chastain, M.D., F.A.A.D. Melissa Cannon, PA-C

Melissa Cannon, P.A.-C.

Melissa Cannon, P.A.-C.Melissa Cannon, PA-C, an Athens native, is a Board Certified Physician Assistant. She graduated Magna Cum Laude from Western Kentucky University with a Bachelor’s degree in Biology/Chemistry. She then earned her Master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, where she also graduated Magna Cum Laude in 2010.

Melissa has four years of experience in family practice with additional training in dermatology. Melissa brings to our practice surgical and general dermatologic experience, which includes, but is not limited to, surgical procedures, as well as the diagnosis and treatment of pre-cancerous lesions, cancerous lesions, mole evaluations, acne, warts, and rashes. She also performs full skin evaluations.

In her spare time, Melissa enjoys spending time with her husband and their two sons. She is also an avid Georgia Bulldog fan, and we welcome her and her family to Athens and to our practice.