At Coastal Dermatology and Cosmetic Center, we recognize that your choice of a dermatologist is driven both by the provider's competency and personality. When searching for dermatological treatment, you need a dermatologist who is experienced, understanding and supportive. You will get this caring attitude from all the staff at Coastal Dermatology and Cosmetic Center every day. Our staff works together as a team to ensure we are responsive to your needs and keep you informed about your health issues. We look forward to getting to know you.
Linda Hua Zhou, MD FAAD
Dr. Zhou is a board-certified dermatologist and surgeon who specializes in general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology.
Laura Della Torre, MD FAAD
Dr. Della Torre is a board-certified dermatologist and RI native who specializes in general dermatology.
Laura Hilliard, PA-C
Education: MCPHS University, Boston, MA
Professional Licensure and Certification: State of Rhode Island Physician Assistant, National Commission of Certification of Physician Assistants
Professional Affiliations: Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants, American Academy of Physician Assistants, The Massachusetts Association of Physician Assistants
Laura believes in providing evidence-based medicine, utilizing both empathy and compassion towards her patients and their families.
Alicia Salisbury, FNP-C
Alicia Salisbury is a certified Family Nurse Practitioner who specializes in Dermatology.
Alicia first received her Bachelor of Science in Human Development and Family Studies from the University of Rhode Island. However, while working at Coastal Dermatology, alongside Dr. Zhou, she developed a passion for patient care. She then returned to Regis College where she obtained a Bachelor of Science in Nursing and eventually a Master of Science in Nursing.