Ashley Cafferty, PA-c


Ashley was born and raised in Klamath Falls, Oregon and earned a Bachelor’s of Science in Biology from the College of Idaho. After graduation and several years of working in public health, lab and clinical research, she obtained a Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies from Idaho State University. She worked for 15 years with dermatologist and Mohs surgeon, Teri Cottingham, MD until her retirement. She is excited to continue working in dermatology with dermatologist and Mohs surgeon Heather Layher, DO. Ashley has been married for over 20 years and has two active boys who keep her busy outside of work. She enjoys spending time in the outdoors camping, hiking, whitewater rafting, along with reading, dancing, and traveling.


1997 – College of Idaho, Summa Cum Laude, Bachelor of Science in Biology, Minors in Chemistry and History
2006 – Idaho State University, Master’s in Physician Assistant Studies

Board Certification

2006 – National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants

Professional Memberships

Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants