Edith Alicia Torres is a board-certified Physician Assistant born in Washington D.C and has lived most of her life in the DMV area as well as abroad in El Salvador. While living in El Salvador, she developed her passion for serving the underserved.
She graduated from Saint Mary’s College of Maryland with a Bachelor of Arts in Biology. She volunteered in hospitals and worked in various fields of healthcare, including Sports Medicine, Pain management, and Dermatology prior to attending Shenandoah University in Winchester, VA where she graduated with a Master’s of Medical Science degree in Physician Assistant Studies.
During her clinical training Alicia found her calling in surgery and Dermatology. Alicia is passionate about providing quality dermatologic care, including cosmetic and dermatologic surgery. She takes pride in treating patients with kindness and empathy providing care in both English and Spanish.
Alicia is an active member of the American Academy of Physician Assistants and Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants.
Outside of the office, she enjoys spending time with her husband and two young daughters, traveling, and futbol!