Accepting New Patients! Kara Hankes MPAS, PA-C joined Dorset Street Dermatology after graduating from Franklin Pierce University’s Master of Physician Assistant Studies program. She is a Physician Assistant specializing in medical, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. Ms. Hankes is a graduate of the College of the Holy Cross where she received her Bachelor’s degree in History and Premedical studies. Ms. Hankes is certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants, NCCPA. She is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants and the Physician Assistant Academy of Vermont where she served as the student delegate to the board. Kara is a native Vermonter who enjoys skiing, playing soccer and spending time with her family.