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Experience the Tide of Transformation in Vero Beach, Florida.
Ocean Drive Dermatology is a one-of-a-kind medical dermatology office that offers elevated care to our patients. Our experienced and personable staff is dedicated to providing a welcoming and personalized experience, with appointments that are a minimum of 30 minutes—a stark contrast to the national standard of nine minutes. Our commitment to providing exceptional care extends to our wide range of services, which include advanced injection techniques, laser treatments, medical-grade skincare, and plastic surgery for advanced cases, all performed on-site as you need it.
At Ocean Drive Dermatology, we focus on being medically minded and prioritize aesthetics, but our commitment to customer care is what truly makes us a standout in the industry.
About Ocean Drive Dermatology
72 hr. Spot of Concern Appointments
Suddenly, solving your skin care problems just got better. With our team of dermatology, surgical, and medical aesthetics specialists, we can help you attain everything you need to protect, treat, and restore your skin in one convenient location.
We aren’t your average dermatology office.
Discover comprehensive, personalized skincare with a touch of indulgence.Book Now
We know how worrisome it can be to have a suspicious mole. So, if you have a mole of concern, we don’t want you to wait to be seen. Give us a call, and we will get you in within 72 hours.
Skin cancer on the face can lead to permanent scars. Get your best aesthetic outcome by having skin cancers on your face removed and restored by Board Certified Plastic Surgeon Dr. Alan Durkin.
Don’t hassle with multiple doctor's offices, schedules, and record requests when you can be diagnosed, treated, and rejuvenated at one location by the same medical team.
We believe in elevating the patient experience. When you come to Ocean Drive®, you’ll enhance your well-being with the comforts of a spa in every dermatology visit.
Meet The Ocean Drive Dermatology Team
The best care for your skin starts with a team approach, so we've brought together a diverse group of specialists under one roof. From plastic surgeons and aesthetic specialists to dermatopathologists, we offer a full spectrum of services to meet your skincare needs. We focus on providing a comfortable, unhurried, and safe environment while utilizing the most advanced technologies and techniques.
Our center enables patients to receive skin rejuvenation services and plastic and reconstructive surgery if needed, ensuring the highest level of care for all of your skin concerns. Our goal is to offer you personalized, world-class care that is both effective and cosmetically sensitive.
Dr. Durkin is an experienced plastic and reconstructive surgeon currently serving as the co-owner and Medical Director of Ocean Drive Dermatology. He received his education at various prestigious universities and holds dual board certifications in general surgery, plastic & reconstructive surgery, and a fellowship in Facial Aesthetic Surgery. In addition, he is an active member of several medical societies and presents at national and international meetings on various topics related to plastic surgery. He is also a clinical assistant professor of plastic surgery at two universities and regularly publishes in medical journals.
In addition to his surgical practice, Dr. Durkin is an active consultant for several medical companies and is involved in multiple clinical trials. He is married to Dr. Roxanne Engel-Durkin, who holds a Ph.D. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and is the Chief Operating Officer of Ocean Drive Dermatology.
Dr. Jimmy Chim is a plastic and reconstructive surgeon certified by the American Board of Plastic Surgery. He has a solid educational background, having graduated with honors from George Washington University and earning his medical degree from the University of Maryland. He has completed six years of General Surgery training and an additional four years of training in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery at McGill University in Montreal and the University of Miami/Jackson Memorial health systems.
Dr. Chim has been dedicated to academics and patient care throughout his career. He has published multiple papers and is a master of head-to-toe anatomy, as well as state-of-the-art breast and facial reconstruction. Dr. Chim is passionate about facial and body aesthetic surgery and always strives to stay current with the latest techniques and approaches. He considers himself a lifelong student and offers his patients the safest, most advanced & modern approaches to cosmetic surgery.
Nick Woltjen, PA-C, is a nationally certified physician assistant specializing in dermatology. He has a diverse background, initially studying Mathematics and Computer Science in college before earning two Master's degrees, one in Information Systems Management and another in Physician Assistant Studies from Chatham University. After graduation, he was offered a position as a Dermatologic Physician Assistant at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, where he provided comprehensive dermatologic services and collaborated with dermatologists to provide the best possible care for patients.
Nick's approach to dermatology emphasizes the importance of building relationships with patients and developing a comprehensive treatment plan with them. He has expertise in managing complex skin disorders, skin cancer evaluations, and surgical and medical treatments of skin cancers. He has now relocated to Vero Beach to join the Ocean Drive Dermatology team and is an active member of various professional organizations.
Dermatology Insurance Coverage
We want to make sure the patient and their loved ones have a positive, memorable time here, and the best way to do that is to get to know the patient. Whether you want to address one specific issue or set up a comprehensive care plan, all of our visits are at least 30 minutes. We provide comprehensive services with modern dermatology treatments and plastic surgery procedures in an atmosphere designed to make our patients feel at ease.
We are happy to work with your health insurance company and accept a wide range of plans. We also provide payment and credit options to help you pay for the care you need.Your Options
Ocean Drive Dermatology Vero Beach Featured Procedures
Age Your Way
Botox is a type of neuromodulator used to remove facial wrinkles by temporarily relaxing the muscles. This results in reduced facial lines and wrinkles. Botox injections take about 15 minutes to administer, and the effects can be seen in three to seven days. Beyond reducing wrinkles, Botox can also improve the upper third of the face.Botox
Smooth Skin Year Round
Keep your skin silky smooth with resurfacing and personalized laser and energy treatments. Your aesthetic specialist will address your skin concerns, answer any questions, and develop a tailored treatment plan to meet your aesthetic goals. Learn more about your laser treatment options by scheduling a consultation today.Laser Treatments
Melanoma No More
Melanoma is a serious and potentially deadly form of skin cancer that is difficult to spot because of its variety. It can be raised or flat, pink, white, brown, or black. If not detected early, it can quickly spread to other organs, making it crucial to catch it before it replicates. Thankfully, Ocean Drive Dermatology’s cancer specialists know what to look for to protect your skin from this cancer.Melanoma
In The Clear
We Floridians love spending time in the sun. Unfortunately, the Sun doesn’t always love us back. Basal cell carcinomas are the most common skin cancer lesions and are easily treatable with proper early detection and care. A visit to Ocean Drive Dermatology is a great first step to keeping your skin clear of potentially dangerous lesions like basal cell carcinoma.Basal Cell Carcinoma Treatment
A Healthy Look
Squamous cell carcinoma is one of the most common types of skin cancer and is curable when treated quickly. Our skin cancer specialists at Ocean Drive Dermatology know how to treat this potentially dangerous form of skin cancer quickly and completely while providing you with the tools to protect your skin in the future.Squamous Cell Carcinoma Treatment
A Clear Difference
Ocean Drive Dermatology’s ClearV Laser spider vein treatments in Vero Beach are a great path to clearer, healthier skin. You can return to your normal activities immediately after the treatment, and you will notice improvements in your right away. Following your treatment, the visibility of broken veins and skin redness will continue to fade over time.Spider Vein Treatment
"My Entire World Changed!"
“Perfect service, friendly, cordial, helpful, caring, punctual, clean, convenient, lots of smiles, EZ to obtain appointments, talk to a real receptionist that answers the phone.” — Craig S., Yelp—Vero Beach, FL., dermatology patient
“I recently had a Halo laser treatment performed by the incredible team at Ocean Drive Dermatology. The whole team was so pleasant, professional, and treated me very well. I felt completely comfortable and pampered every step of the way. … Thank you all so much!” — Lisa W., Facebook, Vero Beach, FL., Halo laser patient.
“I was so happy with the level of care I received at Ocean Drive Dermatology! Nick did a beautiful HALO Laser on my face and neck, and my results were just fantastic! He also saw a suspicious mole that I had no idea of. I then booked my annual skin check and felt so comfortable. … I have been back since and had my lips done by Max. …Thank you!!! — Skylar, Vero Beach, FL., Facebook, Laser, and Lip treatment.
“This was my first experience with getting filler, and the whole staff was great! I highly recommend Max. He was amazing from start to finish. He calmed my nerves and made me feel super comfortable. Anyone looking for lip filler, I would highly recommend making an appointment with him.” — Lyndsay M., Facebook, Vero Beach, FL., lip filler patient.
“I've been having issues with Rosacea for three years now. After going to different dermatologists, I thought my rosacea would be too difficult to treat. I then saw Nick, and my entire world changed. I felt listened to, and I would definitely recommend going here if you have issues with Rosacea or other skin conditions!” — Miles L., Facebook, Vero Beach, FL, Rosacea patient.
Discover Elevated Care at Ocean Drive Dermatology
Say goodbye to the standard nine-minute dermatology appointments and hello to personalized and welcoming care at Ocean Drive Dermatology. With a wide range of services, including advanced injection techniques, laser treatments, and on-site plastic surgery for advanced cases, we are dedicated to providing exceptional care to every patient. Book your appointment today and experience the best of both worlds with our medical-minded approach to aesthetics and partnership with plastic surgeons. Join the ranks of our satisfied patients at Ocean Drive Dermatology in Vero Beach, Florida.
Conveniently located next to the CVS Pharmacy on A1A in Indian River Shores.