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Jessica Chan, PA-C

Jessica Chan, PA-C

Jessica Chan is a Master’s-level Physician Assistant specializing in dermatology. Her academic foundation includes a B.S. in Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology from the University of California Santa Cruz, engaging in various research and public health pursuits in the San Francisco Bay area before commencing her graduate school studies. Jessica earned her M.S. in Physician Assistant Studies, graduating at the top of her class. Her performance garnered several scholastic awards, including the Dr. Jo Kay Elliott-Blakeslee scholarship awarded based on her exceptional academic merit in medicine; she additionally scored in the top percentiles on the board-certifying exam.

Prior to specializing in dermatology, Jessica began her career in emergency medicine, where she acquired a wealth of high-acuity medical experience that continues to enrich her current dermatology practice. Her commitment to providing comprehensive care led her to undergo extensive training in clinical, surgical, and aesthetic dermatology at the esteemed Boise VA Medical Center, further refined under the guidance of the former Chief of Dermatology (UCSF Fresno) in private practice prior to joining the California Skin Institute.

A Diplomate Fellow of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, Jessica brings a distinguished level of expertise to each patient encounter. She is passionate about addressing both acute and chronic skin conditions across all ages, with a specialized focus on skin cancer surveillance. Her practice extends beyond diagnostic screening and treatment. She is dedicated to preventative counseling to promote long-term skin health and well-being.

In her free time, Jessica prioritizes her family and friends, explores the outdoors, and indulges in her love for international travel. Beyond her medical pursuits, she is a classically trained pianist and violinist who continues to play recreationally.

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