(MA) - Dr. Suzanne M. Olbricht, MD

Clinical Interests

Basal cell carcinoma

Cancer surgery

Cutaneous Oncology Multidisciplinary Program

Dermatologic surgery

High risk skin cancer (organ transplant recipients)

Merkel cell carcinoma

Mohs surgery


Skin Cancer

Squamous cell Carcinoma

Board Certifications

American Board of Dermatology

American Board of Internal Medicine

Clinical Titles

Chief of Dermatology

Academic Titles

Associate Professor, Dermatolgy, Harvard Medical School


Medical School: Baylor College of Medicine

Internship/Residency: Boston Medical Center

Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital

Residency: Massachusetts General Hospital

Fellowship: Massachusetts General Hospital

From 1983 to 1997, Olbricht worked as a staff dermatologist at what was then Beth Israel Hospital. She then served as Chair of the Dermatology Department at Lahey Hospital and Medical Center from 1998 to 2017 where, among other accomplishments, she developed and directed the first formal fellowship program in the world to train nurse practitioners in dermatology. 

Olbricht’s clinical interests include Mohs micrographic surgery for the removal of difficult skin cancers. Her clinical practice primarily focuses on treating patients with skin cancer and associated syndromes requiring surgical treatment, with a focus on complications and management of precursor lesions. 

Olbricht served as President of the American Academy of Dermatology in 2018. She is also a member of many professional societies, including the American College of Mohs Surgery, the American Society of Dermatological Surgery, the Women's Dermatology Society, and the New England Dermatology Society.