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Jessica Gjede, MDContact Info

Dermatology and Mohs Surgery

Medical School

University of Connecticut Medical School


Internal Medicine at Baystate Medical Center


Boston University/Boston Medical Center in 2013-2014; Chief Resident

Board Certification

Board Certified by American Academy of Dermatology, 2014

  • Biography

    Dr. Gjede grew up in a small town north of New York City, and is a graduate of Hofstra University with a B.S. in Biochemistry. She obtained her medical degree from the University of Connecticut School of Medicine in Farmington, CT. She then completed an internship year in internal medicine at Baystate Medical Center in Springfield, MA, followed by a dermatology residency at Boston Medical Center in Boston, MA. She served as chief resident during her final year of training.

    Dr. Gjede’s special interests in dermatology include: management of acne in adolescents and adults, skin cancer prevention and treatment, dermatologic surgery, and cosmetic dermatology, specifically involving Botox and filler injections.

    Dr. Gjede is board certified by the American Board of Dermatology. She is a fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, and is also a member of the American Society of Dermatologic Surgery, as well as the Women’s Dermatologic Society.

    Dr. Gjede lives in Avon, CT with her husband, two children, and Old English bulldog. Her hobbies include spending time with her family and cheering on the UConn Huskies basketball teams.

  • Media

    Dr. Gjede shares important information about skin cancer including risk factors and treatment options.

  • Clinical Interests

    Skin cancer prevention and management; medical, surgical and cosmetic dermatology to include photo-light and excimer laser treatment, botox, and laser procedures

  • Professional Organizations

    American Academy of Dermatology
    American Academy for Dermatologic Surgery
    Women’s Dermatologic Society

  • Patient Reviews

AVON – 1 Darling Drive
1 Darling Drive, Avon, CT, USA

AVON – 1 Darling Drive
1 Darling Drive, Avon, CT, USA
Rocky Hill
1111 Cromwell Avenue, Rocky Hill, CT, United States
202 | (860) 348-4242