Ashton Frulla is a board-certified nurse practitioner who joined Bobby Buka, MD, PC in September 2017. Ashton received a full-ride scholarship to Skidmore College in Saratoga Springs, NY where he majored in health & exercise physiology. After graduating in 2010, Ashton moved to New York City where he worked in clinical research at Columbia University in the departments of anesthesiology and cardiac electrophysiology.
Ashton received his master’s of science in nursing (MSN) from Yale University in May 2017. While at Yale, Ashton completed a variety of dermatology/wound care rotations and also worked as an RN in a private, outpatient dermatology office. Ashton has trained directly under Dr. Buka and specializes in general and cosmetic dermatology. He is a member of the Dermatology Nurses’ Association and the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners.
Ashton takes pride in his nursing background as it has allowed him to learn the importance of bedside manner while providing the best patient-centered care possible. During his free time, Ashton enjoys riding his bike around the city and finding the best brunch deals New York has to offer.