Allison L. Smith is a board-certified Physician Assistant at La Jolla Cosmetic Laser Clinic. She joined LCLC in early 2019 and specializes in the area of injectable fillers and cosmetic services.
Allison graduated from Western University of Health Sciences, College of Allied Health Professions. She passed the Physician Assistant National Certifying Examination along with her 2017 class cohort earning a 100% pass rate on the national boards.
Allison graduated with honors from UC Davis with her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology emphasizing in Human Development and Social Psychology. She earned a scholarship to be a representative of the University and compete as a Division I NCAA student-athlete.
Having also completed her didactic education and clinical clerkship in dermatology, Allison received specialized training in general dermatology as well as cosmetic procedures, including neuromodulators, injectable fillers, microneedling, chemical peels, photofacial treatments with IPL, laser hair removal, and focal fat reduction with Kybella. She has also been certified in fractional laser skin resurfacing treatments by Lumenis.
Allison is professionally affiliated with the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, American Academy of Dermatology, San Diego Society of Physician Assistants, as well as California Academy of Physician Assistants.
In her spare time, Allison enjoys traveling, going to the beach, hiking, spending time with her friends, family, and playing with her dogs Pesto and Basil.