Alissa K. O’Brien, MD
- Medical Dermatology
- Surgical Dermatology
- Cosmetic Dermatology
- Pediatric Dermatology
- Skin Cancer
About Dr. Alissa K O’Brien
Dr. Alissa K O’Brien grew up in Jupiter, Florida, and graduated from the international baccalaureate program at Suncoast High School. While earning her undergraduate degree at the University of Florida, she studied reef sharks in the Bahamas as a college research project. Dr. O’Brien also received her medical degree and completed her dermatology residency at the University of Florida College of Medicine in Gainesville, where she served as chief resident.
Dr. O’Brien treats patients of all ages, including children. She is an affiliate staff member at Jupiter Medical Center where she helped establish and co-direct the JMC Cutaneous Oncology Program. In 2019, Dr. O’Brien was selected by her medical peers as one of Palm Beach Illustrated’s “Top Doctors.” She has also served as a courtesy clinical assistant professor at the University of Florida Department of Dermatology.
Dr. O’Brien enjoys a variety of sports, playing guitar, and traveling to various countries.
“Dermatology is a unique combination of science and art that appeals to both my inquisitive and my creative nature. I enjoy seeing patients and strive to deliver the highest quality of care in a professional yet personal way. It is a great honor to return to my hometown and serve the community where I was raised.”
Education & Training:
Board Certification: American Board of Dermatology
Residency: Dermatology, University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Internship: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Medical Degree: University of Florida College of Medicine, Gainesville, FL
Undergraduate Degree: University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
- American Academy of Dermatology
- Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
- Alpha Omega Alpha (AOA) Medical Honor Society
- Palm Beach County Society for Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery
Dr. O’Brien’s Practice Locations and Schedules:
- Jupiter (Monday – Friday)
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