Highlands Dermatology 5526Cashiers Rd. Highlands, NC 28741

29 W. French Broad St.,Suite 204 Brevard, NC 28712

118 Holly Springs Park Dr.Franklin, NC 28734

Meet Our Staff

All our professionals at Highlands Dermatology maintain the highest levels of accreditation and pursue ongoing education to stay abreast of the latest trends in dermatology.

  Paul S. Cabiran, M.D., F.A.A.D.

Paul S. Cabiran

M.D., F.A.A.D.  

Highlands Dermatology’s Director, Paul S. Cabiran, M.D., F.A.A.D., is a Diplomate of the American Board of Dermatology. He specializes in general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.

As a graduate of the University of New Orleans, Dr. Cabiran earned his medical degree from Louisiana State University Medical School in New Orleans, LA.. He performed his internship and residency in internal medicine at Alton Ochsner Medical Foundation Hospital in New Orleans before entering the residency program in dermatology at the Louisiana State University Medical Center.

Upon completion of his residency, Dr. Cabiran practiced at the Ochsner Clinic Foundation in Baton Rouge, LA, where he performed general dermatology and dermatologic surgery including skin cancer surgery. He opened his practice in Highlands in 2004 and Brevard in 2005.

 Jane K. Pressler, F.N.P., D.C.N.P.

Jane K. Pressler

F.N.P., D.C.N.P. 

Jane K. Pressler, F.N.P., D.C.N.P. is certified by the American Nurses Credentialing Center and joined the practice in December 2014. Prior to this she was on staff at Mountain Area Family Medicine in Cashiers, N.C. since 2011. She completed her training at the University of Alabama in Birmingham, obtaining a Master's of Science in Nursing as a Family Nurse Practitioner in December of 2010. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Dermatology Nurses Association.

 Christopher Trotter MSPAS, PA-C

Christopher Trotter 


Christopher Trotter MSPAS, PA-C is a Physician Assistant certified by the National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants. He will join the practice in May 2023. Christopher completed his bachelor's degree in biology with a minor in nutrition at Texas Woman's University. He obtained his master's degree in physician assistant studies at the Medical University of South Carolina in Charleston, SC. Prior to joining Dr. Cabiran, he worked for two years in Urgent Care. Dermatology has always been his primary career passion. He is a member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants as well as the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Christopher and his wife enjoy triathlons, marathons, trail running, catching waves at the beach, and hiking with their German Shepherd, Leo.

Lindsey D. Koach, DNP, APRN, FNP-C

Lindsey D. Koach


Lindsey Koach, DNP, FNP is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and joined the practice in March 2023. Prior to this, she was on staff at WNC Internal Medicine in Sylva, NC. She completed her training at the University of Mary in Bismarck, North Dakota, obtaining a Doctorate of Nursing Practice as a Family Nurse Practitioner in April of 2021. She is a member of the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners and the Dermatology Nurses Association.

Highlands Office


5526 Cashiers Rd.,
Highlands, NC 28741

Brevard Office


29 W. French Broad St.,
Suite 204,
Brevard, NC 28712

Franklin Office


118 Holly Springs Park Dr,
Franklin, NC 28734


8:30 am - 4:00 pm


8:30 am - 4:00 pm


8:30 am - 4:00 pm


8:30 am - 4:00 pm


8:30 am - 12:00 pm





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