about our dermatology practice  Lake Worth, FL
Your skin is tough, but even the toughest skin needs help sometimes. We here at Dermatology Center of the Palm Beaches strive to deliver the best care possible for your skin. This means specialized attention and care for all of our patients, as everybody has unique skin which requires personalized treatment and care routines to keep healthy.

We offer both medical and cosmetic services, so you can be sure that whatever your needs may be, we have you covered. Between our highly trained doctors and dedicated support staff, we always aim to give our patients high-quality care with comfort and ease on our client’s part.

Contact us today at (561) 968-7546 to find out how we can keep you and your skin happy and healthy.

Dermatologist Robin I. Shecter, D.O.

Robin I. Shecter, D.O., F.A.A.D.,F.A.O.C.D. is a board certified dermatologist with over 16 years experience in dermatology in Palm Beach County. She has been in private practice in Lake Worth and Boynton Beach since 2007. Dr. Shecter treats all diseases of the hair, skin and nails. Dr. Shecter has expertise in both pediatric and adult dermatology and offers general, surgical, and cosmetic dermatology. She also has a fellowship trained Moh’s surgeon in her practice. Dr. Shecter and her dedicated and experienced staff are committed to educating patients about sun safety, comprehensive programs to repair existing sun damage and preventing skin cancer. In addition to general dermatology, Dr. Shecter performs skin cancer screenings, laser treatments, and cosmetic services which include botox, dysport, and facial fillers such as Restylane injections. Dr. Shecter also has a very experienced aesthetician with over 20 years experience who offers the latest treatments for the skin.

Professional Affiliations:

Dr. Shecter attended the State University of New York in Stony Brook where she earned a B.S. in Biology and studied voice and was on the Dean’s list. She then took courses in Science Education in a Master’s Program at Syracuse University. She then completed her medical school at the New York College of Osteopathic Medicine. Dr. Shecter then went on to do a residency at Nova Southeastern University in Family Medicine and practiced Family Medicine in Sunrise for 3 years. She then completed her Dermatology Residency at Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine/ Wellington Regional Medical Center. Dr. Shecter has been a dermatology residency director for years for JFK Medical Center and is also on the faculty of the South University Physician Assistant Program where she give lectures and is a mentor to students.

Dr. Shecter is an award winning lecturer in the United States and has published research papers in her field.

Dr. Shecter is a member of several organizations including: the American Academy of Dermatology, the American Osteopathic College of Dermatology, the Florida Osteopathic Medical Association, the American Osteopathic Association, and the Florida Society of Dermatology and Dermatologic Surgery. Dr. Robin Shecter recently received a Top Doctor’s Award.

Dr. Shecter has performed in musical theatre and, over the years has been singing and performing with other physicians in the community to raise money for various charities. In her spare time, Dr. Shecter enjoys spending time with her husband James S. Shecter, M.D. who is an emergency medicine physician and her 2 children. Dr. Shecter enjoys theatre, basketball, other sports, and spending time with family and friends.