Alicia D. Zalka, M.D.
Dermatology Associates of Western Connecticut, P.C.
Dr. Alicia D. Zalka is a native of Long Island, New York. She received her undergraduate degree from Boston University and then attended medical school at Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, where she graduated with honors, Alpha Omega Alpha, in 1991. A one year medical internship was completed in 1992 at Yale. Dr. Zalka spent three years in Dermatology Residency at the University of Rochester’s Strong Memorial Hospital. She served as Chief Resident there. She studied dermatology abroad in Vienna and trained with a Mohs surgeon in Los Angeles. In 1996, Dr. Zalka was board certified by the American Board of Dermatology.
Dr. Zalka is a member of the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Medical Association and the Connecticut State Medical Society. In addition, she serves as treasurer for the Connecticut Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery Society. She is currently on staff at Danbury Hospital and New Milford Hospital, and holds the position of Clinical Attending at the Yale University Department of Dermatology. Her special dermatologic interests include but are not limited to: treating acne and skin cancer and performing cosmetic treatments such as botox, collagen and sclerotherapy (leg vein treatments). Dr. Zalka is also specially trained in the use of lasers for hair removal and for treatment of blood vessels and rosacea. She is fluent in Spanish.