Christopher Lyon MPAS PA-CChristopher Lyon, MPA, PA-C, DSDPA received his Bachelor’s degree in Biology from Coastal Carolina University in South Carolina. He completed his physician assistant education at Eastern Virginia Medical School, in Norfolk, Virginia and graduated with a Master’s of Physician Assistant degree in 2010.

Upon graduation, Christopher moved to Asheville and has practiced in the fields of orthopedics and emergency medicine. He began his career in dermatology when he joined Advanced Dermatology and Skin Surgery in January 2015.

Christopher is a member of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, the American Academy of Physician Assistants, and the North Carolina Academy of Physician Assistants. He has completed additional coursework in dermatology and passed an examination to earn Diplomate status with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA).

Diplomates are a select group of physician assistants nationwide.

When not at work, he enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. He also enjoys camping, fly-fishing, and cycling.

Patient Testimonials

“[Chris] was excellent-warm and professional.”  -Tracey T.

“Very good experience and very professional. [Chris] explained the procedure before and after and also what to expect.” -Charles F.

“Chris and his assistant Crystal were very professional, kind and efficient.”    -Bradley F.

“Very polite, understanding, wonderful, and friendly staff.”    -Cabel J.