John Levasseur is a board-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.