Gabrielle’s work and volunteer experiences, along with her education background at Marquette University and the University of Pittsburgh have created a strong passion within her to pursue a career in the field of dermatology, with a strong emphasis in pediatrics. Gabrielle strongly believes it is imperative to treat the whole person, highlighting the functional, social and emotional needs of each individual patient. Gabrielle firmly believes that children as well as their loved ones should always be heard and should never feel alone as they courageously strive to overcome physical and emotional challenges. Gabrielle strives with every interaction to meet the needs of her patients and their family members on a multitude of levels with an understanding of the many opportunities at hand to make a positive difference. As a result, Gabrielle is driven to routinely contribute to the pediatric dermatology community through her volunteer work, as demonstrated by her participation at a yearly summer camp sponsored by the American Academy of Dermatology, centered around helping children struggling with severe and sometimes debilitating skin conditions. Providing children with the gift of a happy environment while being able to interact with other children battling similar skin conditions is extremely rewarding and humbling for Gabrielle. Gabrielle has made it her lifelong goal to provide nothing but the absolute best medical care for her patients in order to dramatically improve the quality of their lives.