Our Team


Our Dedicated Staff


Dr. Burnett

Dr. Melissa Burnett


Premier Dermatology was founded by Dr. Melissa Burnett in 2019.  She is dual board-certified in Dermatology and Pediatric Dermatology.  Dr. Burnett is an expert in cosmetic and medical dermatology and has been caring for patients in the Boston area for more than 15 years.

Dr. Burnett graduated with Honors from Wellesley College, then went on to attend medical school in her home state of Vermont.  Her internship and residency were completed at Massachusetts General Hospital and the University of Minnesota where she served as Chief Resident in her final year.  Following residency, she returned to Boston and worked as a Clinical Associate in Dermatology at Massachusetts General Hospital and served as a Clinical Instructor at Harvard Medical School for ten years.  In addition to her academic career, she has been in private practice since 2004 in Cambridge, Concord, and Wellesley.

When not in the office you may find Dr. Burnett coaching soccer, skiing, or traveling with her husband and two teenage daughters.



Katie is our Office Manager who has 10 years of experience in the plastic surgery and beauty industry.  Katie strives to provide the best patient care to ensure that you have a wonderful experience with us!  Aside from managing the office Katie is also a licensed aesthetician. Katie loves to provide knowledge about how important good skin care is for you!

When not in the office, Katie loves spending quality time with her family and friends, boating in the summer, and anything fitness!



Kelsey is our front desk receptionist and is also trained as a medical assistant. You will see her all over the office, greeting you with a friendly smile, offering skincare products, as well as assisting on medical and cosmetic visits. She recently got her Bachelors of Science from UConn in Physiology and has such a love for medicine that she plans to continue her education and become a health care provider. Besides her passion for dermatology, she enjoys makeup, sailing, and trying new and exciting foods.  Feel free to go to her with all of your appointment needs!



Kristen is a dual board-certified Adult Nurse Practitioner and Women’s Health Care Nurse Practitioner with over 10 years of clinical experience in various specialties including gynecology, obstetrics, sexual health, pulmonary, oncology and most recently, dermatology. Kristen graduated from the College of the Holy Cross with a bachelors degree in biology. She then earned her Master of Science in Nursing from the MGH Institute of Health Professions in Boston where she was awarded The Excellence in Clinical Nursing Practice Award.

Kristen has a passion for patient education and helping people to achieve their highest quality of life by customizing a realistic plan which includes cutting edge medical and lifestyle interventions. She has authored many educational pamphlets for patients. In addition to working in Dermatology, she currently works with adolescents at local independent schools teaching comprehensive sexual health education and per diem at a reproductive health clinic.

Kristen loves her time in the office as well as away from the office! She enjoys spending time with her three children, family and friends; cooking and baking; traveling, and spending time at the beach, with her sunblock of course!