Sylvia Eldridge


Our sclerotherapy specialist, Sylvia Eldridge, is a Certified Physician Assistant with 20 years of experience with lasers and vein & vascular specialties. She has worked with hundreds of patients to improve the appearance of veins using expert techniques & treatment innovations.



I grew up in Cullman AL and graduated from Cullman High School, but have lived in Birmingham since college at UAB (so over 25 years)! Both of my parents are Egyptian, but I was born and raised in the USA.

Alma Mater:

I graduated with a double BS degree in Psychology/Chemistry and Health Related Professions for the Physician Assistant program at UAB and graduated Magna Cum Laude.


I have been married for 17 years to a South Louisiana native and have a 10-year-old son who rules my world.

When you’re not in the office, we can usually find you…

Cooking, gardening, spending time with family, and running around playing with my son.

What do you love about DLA?

I love the values of DLA and the family feel you get from everyone. Dr. Sawyer and the staff are so kind and welcoming.

Favorite skincare product at DLA?

SkinCeuticals Phloretin CF. Everyone needs a good antioxidant!

Favorite treatment at DLA?

SkinPen Microneedling. I love the collagen stimulation it provides with all the other benefits of minimizing pores, treating fine lines, etc.