Dr. Eva Simmons-O'Brien, MD

Dr. Eva Simmons-O'Brien, MD

Dermatology  |  
Female  |  
56 y/o

Accepting new patients

Dr. Eva Simmons-O'Brien, MD is a dermatology doctor who practices in Towson, MD. She is 56 years old and has been practicing for 28 years.Read her story

Simmons-O' Brien & Orlinsky LLC

8320 Bellona Ave Ste 20

Towson, MD 21204
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Accepted insurance

  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield

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Dr. Simmons-O'Brien's Experience

Dr. Simmons-O'Brien's experience matches your search based on the following criteria:
  • Based on total number of patients treated over the last 12 months
  • Specializes in Dermatology
  • Board certified in Dermatology
  • No sanctions found
  • No board actions found

Dr. Simmons-O'Brien's bio

This content was provided by Dr. Simmons-O'Brien "Dr. Eva Simmons-O UaBrien is a board certified dermatologist and an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine."

Care Philosophy

This content was provided by Dr. Simmons-O'Brien Dr. Eva Simmons-O UaBrien is a board certified dermatologist and an Assistant Professor of Internal Medicine at The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine. She received her undergraduate degree from Dartmouth College and her medical degree from Yale University in 1988 where she graduated Cum Laude and was inducted to the Alpha Omega Honor Society. She completed residency training in both medicine and dermatology at The Johns Hopkins Hospital, where she also served as full time faculty for both departments from 1993-1998. In 1999 Dr. Simmons-O UaBrien changed her status to active part-time faculty and entered private dermatology practice. Dr. Simmons-O UaBrien is a Fellow of the American Academy of Dermatology, a member of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery and the Women Uas Dermatologic Society. She has also served as a consultant to the dermatologic and ophthalmic division of the Food and Drug Administration, as well as Vice Chair of the Dermatology Foundation. Dr. Simmons-O UaBrien and Dr. Orlinsky have been friends and partners for the past 22 years. They opened their Towson practice in 2002. Dr. Simmons-O UaBrien lives in Baltimore County with her husband, children and four dogs.


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  • Dermatology

Board Certifications

  • Dermatology
    Accredited by: American Board of Dermatology*

Conditions Treated

  • Acne
  • Actinic Keratosis
  • Allergic Reaction
  • Autoimmune Diseases
  • Birthmark
  • Contact Dermatitis
  • Dermatitis
  • Hair Loss
  • Lupus
  • Rosacea
  • Scars
  • Skin Cancer
  • Warts


  • Laser Hair Removal
  • Microneedling

Background Check

Malpractice Claims not available

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0 Sanctions

No sanctions history found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.

0 Board Actions

No board actions found for the years that Healthgrades collects data.


    Medical School | Graduated 1988
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Internship Hospital | Completed 1989
  • The Johns Hopkins Hospital
    Residency Hospital | Completed 1990

Awards & Recognition

Awards & Honors
  • Healthgrades Honor Roll
Media & Publications

Dr. Simmons-O'Brien has no media or publications listed.

Languages Spoken

  • English

Memberships & Professional Affiliations

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Dr. Simmons-O'Brien's Reviews

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Likelihood to Recommend (39)

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Dr. Simmons-O'Brien's Performance

Explains condition(s) well
Answers Questions
Time well spent

Office & Staff Performance

Office environment
Staff friendliness
Average wait time
10 to 15 minutes

Patient Comments (25)

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Came here with my daughter and had unprofessional treatment. Front desk is horrible. Everyone knows that the front desk makes or breaks an office and this front desk is bad. I doctor didn’t feel genuine and came off pretentious. I don’t under the positive rating (I think the ratings are fake). The...more
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My experience is always the best. I'm made to feel so comfortable and I always trust and feel confident with any information or protocol I need to follow. Also, there's nothing like Pam. Always greets you with a smile and has a lot of patience. Vanessa, clearly makes you feel at ease and you wish...more
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Dr. Simmons-O'Brien has been a true partner as my dermatologist in identifying and preventing issues. She has gone above and beyond expected services levels.
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I have been see Dr. Simmons-O'Brien for more than 15 years and I have been very satisfied with her services. Highly recommend.
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Dr. Simmons-O'Brien accepts 2 insurance carriers
  • Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Card PPO
  • CareFirst Blue Cross Blue Shield
    Blue Choice Advantage
    Blue Preferred PPO
    CareFirst Maryland POS

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Hospitals where Dr. Simmons-O'Brien has admitting privileges

Greater Baltimore Medical Center
6701 N Charles St
Towson, MD 21204
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