Coastal Skin Surgery & Dermatology is thrilled to announce the newest addition to the Coastal Team, Dr. Jessica L. Clark, as well as the opening of the 1st Coastal Skin Surgery & Dermatology location in Bay County. Dr. Jessica Clark will be the first female dermatologist in Bay County and looks forward to serving the community alongside Coastal Skin Surgery & Dermatology of the Emerald Coast.
Dr. Clark is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology and specializes in general adult, pediatric, and cosmetic dermatology. Dr. Clark graduated Summa Cum Laude from The University of Texas at San Antonio with a Bachelor of Science degree in Community Health. She received her medical degree with honors from Texas A&M in 2008. Dr. Clark continued her passion with two years of research in clinical dermatology in Texas and Louisiana and then completed a dermatology residency at Tulane. She served as the chief cosmetic dermatology resident and then went on to join the Tulane Dermatology Faculty. She has been an academic dermatologist with Tulane for the last two years supervising medical students and dermatology residents while also having a full time clinic. During her tenure at Tulane she started a pediatric dermatology clinic at the Children’s Hospital in New Orleans where she was able to help underserved children in the community. She has been a sub-investigator on several clinical research trials and is up to date on new and emerging therapies for psoriasis and other chronic conditions.
Dr. Clark is thrilled to join our community and hopes to bring excellent dermatology care to the Panama City Beach, Florida area. In her free time she enjoys spending time with her family, reading, and any outdoor activity.