John Levasseur, PA-C, DSDPA
John Levasseur is a certified physician assistant and diplomate of the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (DSDPA). He has been practicing general, surgical, pediatric and cosmetic dermatology since 1997, with a special interest in diagnosing skin cancer.
Originally from Boston, John served six years active duty in the US Navy Medical/Dental Corps. He earned a bachelor’s degree in physiological psychology and history from the University of California-San Diego. John then completed a master’s degree in physician assistant studies from Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California. He is board-certified in both surgical and family medicine.
Before his medical career, John was co-proprietor of three restaurants in Los Angeles, one being honored as Restaurant of the Year. Being in a customer service-oriented business, John developed extraordinary people skills, which laid the groundwork for his down-to-earth approach to patient care and satisfaction.
Outside of work, John’s interests include reading, collecting autographs, gardening, landscaping and traveling.
Education and Training
National Commission on Certification of Physician Assistants
Physician Assistant, Western University of Health Sciences, Pomona, CA
Physiological Psychology, University of California, San Diego
History, University of California, San Diego
Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, Diplomate